Investigation of physiological and psychological effects of robotic cat and betta fish therapies in hemodialysis patients: A randomized controlled study


Demirag H., HİNTİSTAN S.

COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES IN CLINICAL PRACTICE, vol.49, 2022 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ctcp.2022.101647
  • Journal Name: COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES IN CLINICAL PRACTICE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, ASSIA, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Keywords: Adherence, Happiness, Hemodialysis, Loneliness, Pet therapy, Symptom, ANIMAL-ASSISTED THERAPY, PET OWNERSHIP, SUBJECTIVE HAPPINESS, BREAST-CANCER, OLDER-ADULTS, LONELINESS, INTERVENTION, SYMPTOMS, DOG, RELIABILITY
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aims: This randomized controlled study was conducted to investigate the physiological and psychological effects of pet therapy in hemodialysis patients.