Amy C Plint

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Does the CONSORT checklist improve the quality of reports of randomised controlled trials? A systematic review
    Amy C Plint
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Med J Aust 185:263-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Activities scale for kids: an analysis of normals
    Amy C Plint
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, University of Ottawa, Canada
    J Pediatr Orthop 23:788-90. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Practice variation among pediatric emergency departments in the treatment of bronchiolitis
    Amy C Plint
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, 401 Smyth Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8L1
    Acad Emerg Med 11:353-60. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of removable splinting versus casting for wrist buckle fractures in children
    Amy C Plint
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 117:691-7. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of epinephrine and dexamethasone in children with bronchiolitis
    Amanda Sumner
    Clinical Research Unit, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, and Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, 401 Smyth Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8L1
    Pediatrics 126:623-31. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Epinephrine and dexamethasone in children with bronchiolitis
    Amy C Plint
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa and Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada
    N Engl J Med 360:2079-89. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Clinical and radiographic characteristics associated with abusive and nonabusive head trauma: a systematic review
    Shalea J Piteau
    Department of Pediatrics, Kingston General Hospital, Queen s University, 76 Stuart St, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 2V7
    Pediatrics 130:315-23. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of acetaminophen, ibuprofen, and codeine for acute pain relief in children with musculoskeletal trauma
    Eric Clark
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 119:460-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of personal protective equipment in Canadian pediatric emergency departments
    Sarah M Reid
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, and Clinical Research Unit of Ottawa, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON
    CJEM 13:71-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Consolidated standards of reporting trials (CONSORT) and the completeness of reporting of randomised controlled trials (RCTs) published in medical journals
    Lucy Turner
    Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:MR000030. 2012

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Does the CONSORT checklist improve the quality of reports of randomised controlled trials? A systematic review
    Amy C Plint
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Med J Aust 185:263-7. 2006
    ..To determine whether the adoption of the CONSORT checklist is associated with improvement in the quality of reporting of randomised controlled trials (RCTs)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Activities scale for kids: an analysis of normals
    Amy C Plint
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, University of Ottawa, Canada
    J Pediatr Orthop 23:788-90. 2003
    ..12 (SD 6.45). This score differs significantly from the mean summary score for children with mild disabilities as determined in previous studies of disability (P = 0.005)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Practice variation among pediatric emergency departments in the treatment of bronchiolitis
    Amy C Plint
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, 401 Smyth Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8L1
    Acad Emerg Med 11:353-60. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of removable splinting versus casting for wrist buckle fractures in children
    Amy C Plint
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 117:691-7. 2006
    ..The objective was to determine if children with distal radius and/or ulna buckle fractures treated with a removable splint have better physical functioning than those treated with a short arm cast for 3 weeks...
  5. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of epinephrine and dexamethasone in children with bronchiolitis
    Amanda Sumner
    Clinical Research Unit, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, and Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, 401 Smyth Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8L1
    Pediatrics 126:623-31. 2010
    ..Using data from the Canadian Bronchiolitis Epinephrine Steroid Trial we assessed the cost-effectiveness of treatments with epinephrine and dexamethasone for infants between 6 weeks and 12 months of age with bronchiolitis...
  6. doi request reprint Epinephrine and dexamethasone in children with bronchiolitis
    Amy C Plint
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa and Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada
    N Engl J Med 360:2079-89. 2009
    ..Although numerous studies have explored the benefit of using nebulized epinephrine or corticosteroids alone to treat infants with bronchiolitis, the effectiveness of combining these medications is not well established...
  7. doi request reprint Clinical and radiographic characteristics associated with abusive and nonabusive head trauma: a systematic review
    Shalea J Piteau
    Department of Pediatrics, Kingston General Hospital, Queen s University, 76 Stuart St, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 2V7
    Pediatrics 130:315-23. 2012
    ..To systematically review the literature to determine which clinical and radiographic characteristics are associated with abusive head trauma (AHT) and nonabusive head trauma (nAHT) in children...
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of acetaminophen, ibuprofen, and codeine for acute pain relief in children with musculoskeletal trauma
    Eric Clark
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 119:460-7. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of personal protective equipment in Canadian pediatric emergency departments
    Sarah M Reid
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, and Clinical Research Unit of Ottawa, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON
    CJEM 13:71-8. 2011
    ..This study examined the knowledge, self-reported behaviours, and barriers to compliance with infection control practices and the use of PPE in Canadian pediatric EDs...
  10. doi request reprint Consolidated standards of reporting trials (CONSORT) and the completeness of reporting of randomised controlled trials (RCTs) published in medical journals
    Lucy Turner
    Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:MR000030. 2012
    ..In 2006, a systematic review of eight studies evaluating the "effectiveness of CONSORT in improving reporting quality in journals" was published...
  11. ncbi request reprint Child protection: a neglected area of pediatric residency training
    Michelle G K Ward
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, University of Ottawa, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ont, Canada
    Child Abuse Negl 28:1113-22. 2004
    ..Physician knowledge and training in child protection have been questioned. This study examined the experience, perceived adequacy of training, and perceived competency of Canadian pediatric residents in child protection...
  12. ncbi request reprint "I never hear what happens, even if they die": a survey of emergency physicians about outcome feedback
    Curtis F Lavoie
    Emergency Department, Hôpital Montfort, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    CJEM 11:523-8. 2009
    ..quot; Some suggest this hinders the practice of emergency medicine (EM); however, evidence is lacking. We sought to evaluate EPs' perception of the current and potential role of outcome feedback in EM...
  13. ncbi request reprint Epinephrine for bronchiolitis
    Lisa Hartling
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Aberhart Centre One, Room 9424, 11402 University Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T6G 2J3
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD003123. 2011
    ..Bronchodilators are commonly used for acute bronchiolitis, despite uncertain effectiveness...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dating of bruises in children: an assessment of physician accuracy
    Erika D Bariciak
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 112:804-7. 2003
    ..To determine whether physicians can estimate accurately the age of an accidental bruise on direct physical examination...
  15. doi request reprint North American practice patterns of intravenous magnesium therapy in severe acute asthma in children
    Suzanne Schuh
    The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 17:1189-96. 2010
    ....
  16. pmc Factors influencing childhood influenza immunization
    Vincent J Grant
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario and the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ont
    CMAJ 168:39-41. 2003
    ..7, 95% confidence interval [CI] 1.8-12.6). Children of parents who discussed immunization with a physician were more likely to be immunized than those who had not discussed immunization with a physician (OR 6.8, 95% CI 2.4-19.2)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Absorbable versus nonabsorbable sutures in the management of traumatic lacerations and surgical wounds: a meta-analysis
    Tawfik Al-Abdullah
    Emergency Department, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:339-44. 2007
    ..To complete a systematic review of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) that compare the cosmetic outcomes and complications of traumatic lacerations and surgical incisions closed with absorbable sutures versus nonabsorbable sutures...