Animal-Assisted Therapies and Dementia: A Systematic Mapping Review Using the Lived Environment Life Quality (LELQ) Model

@article{Wood2017AnimalAssistedTA,
  title={Animal-Assisted Therapies and Dementia: A Systematic Mapping Review Using the Lived Environment Life Quality (LELQ) Model},
  author={Wendy Wood and Beth E Fields and Michelle Rose and Merinda McLure},
  journal={The American Journal of Occupational Therapy},
  year={2017},
  volume={71},
  pages={7105190030p1–7105190030p10}
}
OBJECTIVE. The authors mapped the literature on animal-assisted therapies (AATs) and institutionalized adults with dementia onto the Lived Environment Life Quality (LELQ) Model as a guide for future services and research. METHOD. Refereed literature addressing AATs and institutionalized people with dementia was comprehensively gathered, described, categorized, and synthesized in this systematic mapping review. RESULTS. From 1,342 screened records, the authors included 10 research articles that… 

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