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Letter to the Editor: Role of Horse-assisted Therapy in the Rehabilitation Field: Past, Present, and Future Perspectives

Letter to the Editor: Role of Horse-assisted Therapy in the Rehabilitation Field: Past, Present, and Future Perspectives

| March 10, 2020

Dear Editor: Central and peripheral nervous system lesions might induce paralysis, weakness, and/or loss of dexterity, which are the main target of rehabilitative interventions.1 In fact, a specific training with intensive practice on actions in an appropriate context is mandatory to regain specific skills. Further, to reduce disability and improve quality of life in patients […]

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Donkey Therapy and Hippotherapy: Two Faces of the Same Coin?

Donkey Therapy and Hippotherapy: Two Faces of the Same Coin?

| March 10, 2020

by Simona Portaro, MD, PhD; Giuseppa Maresca, PsyD; Antonio Raffa, MSc; Gaetano Gemelli; Barbara Aliberti; and Rocco Salvatore Calabrò, MD, PhD Dr. Portaro, Dr. Maresca, Mr. Raffa, and Dr. Calabrò are with IRCCS Centro Neurolesi “Bonino Pulejo” in Messina, Italy. Mr. Gemelli and Ms. Aliberti are with THES ASD in Milazzo, ME, Italy. FUNDING: No […]

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Subependymal Giant-cell Astrocytoma Masquerading as Restrictive Eating Disorder and Depression in an Adolescent

Subependymal Giant-cell Astrocytoma Masquerading as Restrictive Eating Disorder and Depression in an Adolescent

| February 19, 2020

by Alicia Barnes, DO, MPH; Maggie M. Wang, BS; Jordan Feltes, BS; Je Ko, MD, PhD; and Miguel A. Guzman, MD Drs. Barnes and Ko are with the Department of Psychiatry, Saint Louis University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. Ms. Wang and Feltes are with the Saint Louis University School of Medicine in […]

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