• Evidence-based methods to optimise medical detection potential

    Medical Detection Dogs is the UK’s pioneer charity training and researching medical detection and alert dogs. As the usage of dogs in medical roles increases, it is vital that we use robust evidence-based methods to monitor and optimise performance.

    11/10/2018 - 04:27

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  • Canine Standards and Guidelines - What does it mean for you?

    This presentation will provide an update on the process of standard development and the role that NIST has taken in moving the SWGDOG guidelines to the next level.

    Otto, Cynthia - Executive Director Penn Vet Working Dog Center University of Pennsylvania

    11/10/2018 - 04:24

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  • Detecting colon cancer using dogs – results of a Dutch pilot study

    The use of dogs in the detection of cancer is booming. Many dedicated dog trainers have begun, helped by doctors that provide them with samples.

    11/07/2018 - 06:32

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  • Effects of a dog-assisted intervention for soldiers with PTSD

    With the increase in deployment to countries in crisis or war, more German soldiers develop a posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and require psychotherapeutic treatment.

    11/07/2018 - 06:21

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