Zahraničné výskumné štúdie preukazujúce efektivitu felinoterapie (a všeobecne zooterapie) :


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  • Barker, S. B., Dawson, K. S. (1998). The effects of animal-assisted therapy on anxiety ratings of hospitalized psychiatric patients. [Electronic version]. Psychiatric Services. 49(6), 797-801.
  • Barker, S. B., Pandurangi, A. K., Best, A. M. (2003). Effects of animal-assisted therapy on patients' anxiety, fear, and depression before ECT. [Electronic version]. The Journal of ECT. 19(1), 38-44.
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  • Friedmann, E., Thomas, S. A. (1995). Pet ownership, social support, and one-year survival after acute myocardial infarction in the Cardiac Arrhythmia Suppression Trial (CAST). American Journal of Cardiology. ý6(17). 1213-1217.
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  • Garrity, T.F., Stallones, L., Marx, M.B., & Johnson, T.P. (1989). Pet ownership and attachment as supportive factors in the health of the older adults. Anthrozoos, 3(1), 35-44.
  • Folse, E., Minder, C., Aycock, M., & Santana, R. (1994). Animal-assisted therapy and depression in adult college students. Anthrozoos, 7(3), 188-194