C V Bellieni

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Music provided through a portable media player (iPod) blunts pain during physical therapy
    Carlo Valerio Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics, and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Italy Electronic address
    Pain Manag Nurs 14:e151-5. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Abortion and subsequent mental health: Review of the literature
    Carlo V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 67:301-10. 2013
  3. pmc Analgesia for infants' circumcision
    Carlo V Bellieni
    Department of Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte, Viale Bracci 2, Siena, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 39:38. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Intramuscular injections in newborns: analgesic treatment and sex-linked response
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Physiology, University of Siena, Le Scotte University Hospital, Viale M Bracci, Siena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:419-22. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Use of fetal analgesia during prenatal surgery
    Carlo V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Siena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:90-5. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Assessing burnout among neonatologists
    Carlo V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Sienna, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:2130-4. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Is fetal pain a real evidence?
    Carlo Valerio Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:1203-8. 2012
  8. pmc Pain assessment in human fetus and infants
    Carlo Valerio Bellieni
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital, Siena, Italy
    AAPS J 14:456-61. 2012
  9. doi request reprint The ethics of pain clinical trials on persons lacking judgment ability: much to improve
    Carlo V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Pain Med 13:427-33. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Exposure to electromagnetic fields from laptop use of "laptop" computers
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Italy
    Arch Environ Occup Health 67:31-6. 2012

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Music provided through a portable media player (iPod) blunts pain during physical therapy
    Carlo Valerio Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics, and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Italy Electronic address
    Pain Manag Nurs 14:e151-5. 2013
    ..9 in both sessions. The conclusion of the study is that music provided through a portable media player has an analgesic effect. This can be an effective analgesic strategy during painful physical therapy. ..
  2. doi request reprint Abortion and subsequent mental health: Review of the literature
    Carlo V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 67:301-10. 2013
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  3. pmc Analgesia for infants' circumcision
    Carlo V Bellieni
    Department of Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte, Viale Bracci 2, Siena, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 39:38. 2013
    ..However, no procedure has been found to definetively eliminate pain; the gold standard procedure to make MC totally painfree has not yet been established. ..
  4. doi request reprint Intramuscular injections in newborns: analgesic treatment and sex-linked response
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Physiology, University of Siena, Le Scotte University Hospital, Viale M Bracci, Siena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:419-22. 2013
    ..To compare the analgesic effect of three treatments to relieve the pain produced by intramuscular injections (IMI) in term newborns, and to assess sex-linked differences in their response to pain...
  5. doi request reprint Use of fetal analgesia during prenatal surgery
    Carlo V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Siena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:90-5. 2013
    ..In several studies, surgeons have directly administered opioids to the fetus, while others have considered sufficient the maternally administered analgesics. We performed a review of the literature to assess the state of the art...
  6. doi request reprint Assessing burnout among neonatologists
    Carlo V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Sienna, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:2130-4. 2012
    ..To measure burnout in a cohort of neonatologists and to explore its association with several psychological and biographic factors...
  7. doi request reprint Is fetal pain a real evidence?
    Carlo Valerio Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:1203-8. 2012
    ..This evidence becomes weaker before this date, though we cannot exclude its increasing presence since the beginning of the second half of the gestation...
  8. pmc Pain assessment in human fetus and infants
    Carlo Valerio Bellieni
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital, Siena, Italy
    AAPS J 14:456-61. 2012
    ..Several signs can be interpreted as signals of pain. We will describe them in the text. In infants, these signs can be combined to create specific and sensible pain assessment tools, called pain scales, used to rate the level of pain...
  9. doi request reprint The ethics of pain clinical trials on persons lacking judgment ability: much to improve
    Carlo V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Pain Med 13:427-33. 2012
    ..We examined those trials in which patients undergo painful minor procedures (PMP) because these procedures are frequent and severely stressful for NI and PMI...
  10. doi request reprint Exposure to electromagnetic fields from laptop use of "laptop" computers
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Italy
    Arch Environ Occup Health 67:31-6. 2012
    ..Laptop is paradoxically an improper site for the use of a LTC, which consequently should be renamed to not induce customers towards an improper use...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sensorial saturation: an effective analgesic tool for heel-prick in preterm infants: a prospective randomized trial
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Italy
    Biol Neonate 80:15-8. 2001
    ..001). The effect of SS is statistically better than that of glucose plus sucking (p < 0.01). SS promotes interaction between nurse and infant and is a simple effective form of analgesia for the NICU...
  12. doi request reprint Electromagnetic fields produced by incubators influence heart rate variability in newborns
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Italy
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F298-301. 2008
    ..Newborns are chronically exposed to these EMFs, but no studies about their effects on the fragile developing neonatal structure exist...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reduction of exposure of newborns and caregivers to very high electromagnetic fields produced by incubators
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, NICU, University of Siena, Viale Bracci, Siena 53100, Italy
    Med Phys 32:149-52. 2005
    ..EMF values measured in incubators were higher than those to which the general population is exposed. The use of ferromagnetic panels significantly reduces the level of EMFs to which neonates and caregivers are exposed...
  14. doi request reprint Even routine painful procedures can be harmful for the newborn
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Pain 147:128-31. 2009
    ..These data show that even common routine procedures can be potentially harmful for the newborn if they provoke a high level of pain...
  15. doi request reprint C-reactive protein: a marker of neonatal stress?
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 27:612-5. 2014
    ..An influence of the type of delivery on blood CRP is evident, and this may be explained by the different amount of perinatal stress induced by anyone of the three types of delivery we considered. ..
  16. pmc Analgesic effect of watching TV during venipuncture
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Arch Dis Child 91:1015-7. 2006
    ..To assess the analgesic effect of passive or active distraction during venipuncture in children...
  17. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of brain injury in IVF babies
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 63:445-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this paper was to assess brain injury occurrence among in vitro fertilization (IVF) babies...
  18. doi request reprint Consumerism in prenatal diagnosis? A local Italian study
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Fetal Diagn Ther 24:29-34. 2008
    ..To assess the causes of excessive use of prenatal diagnosis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Is prenatal bonding enhanced by prenatal education courses?
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale M Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 59:125-9. 2007
    ..Here we investigated whether they can enhance feto-maternal bonding...
  20. ncbi request reprint Is an excessive number of prenatal echographies a risk for fetal growth?
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Italy
    Early Hum Dev 81:689-93. 2005
    ..To assess whether a very high number of prenatal ultrasonographies affects birthweight...
  21. ncbi request reprint Ante partum bed rest and unexplained infantile crying
    C V Bellieni
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 57:163-6. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether bed rest during pregnancy is a risk factor for infantile colics...
  22. ncbi request reprint Early oxidative stress in amniotic fluid of pregnancies with Down syndrome
    S Perrone
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, V le Bracci 36, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Clin Biochem 40:177-80. 2007
    ..Some evidence suggests that oxidative stress, due to an imbalance between oxidants and antioxidants, occurs in babies with Down syndrome (DS). This study tests the hypothesis that oxidative stress occurs early in DS pregnancies...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Vibration risk during neonatal transport]
    C V Bellieni
    Dipartimento di Pediatria, Ostetricia e Medicina della Riproduzione, Universita degli Studi di Siena, Siena, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 56:207-12. 2004
    ..The aim of this paper is to assess the entity of the mechanical vibrations which newborn and medical staff are exposed to and to evaluate the possible risks connected with excessive exposure...
  24. ncbi request reprint Alone no more: pain in premature children
    C V Bellieni
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproduction Medicine, University of Siena, Italy
    Ethics Med 19:5-9. 2003
    ..It is mandatory for caregivers to be a reassuring presence during painful procedures: premature babies are exacting patients. They not only feel pain, they even suffer; they request not only drugs, but a human presence nearby...