Sharyn Gibbins

Summary

Affiliation: Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Testing the satisfaction and feasibility of a computer-based teaching module in the neonatal intensive care unit
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Sunnybrook and Women s College, Health Sciences Centre, 76 Grenville Street, Room 456, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5A 1B2
    Adv Neonatal Care 7:43-9. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Pain assessment and pharmacologic management for infants with NEC: a retrospective chart audit
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Sunnybrook and Women s College Hospital, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toraonto, ON, Canada
    Neonatal Netw 25:339-45. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The influence of gestational age on the efficacy and short-term safety of sucrose for procedural pain relief
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, 76 Grenville St, Room 445, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5A 1B2
    Adv Neonatal Care 3:241-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of sucrose for procedural pain relief in preterm and term neonates
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Faculty of Nursing, Health Scoences Center, Sunnybrook and Women s College Hospital, 76 Grenville Street, Rm 445, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5A 1B2
    Nurs Res 51:375-82. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of pain responses in infants of different gestational ages
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neonatology 93:10-8. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Indicators of pain in neonates at risk for neurological impairment
    Bonnie Stevens
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 65:285-96. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Changes in physiological and behavioural pain indicators over time in preterm and term infants at risk for neurologic impairment
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Interdisciplinary Research, NICU, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Canada
    Early Hum Dev 84:731-8. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Influence of risk of neurological impairment and procedure invasiveness on health professionals' management of procedural pain in neonates
    Bonnie Stevens
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Eur J Pain 14:735-41. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Determining behavioural and physiological responses to pain in infants at risk for neurological impairment
    Bonnie Stevens
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Pain 127:94-102. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Economics of home vs. hospital breastfeeding support for newborns
    Bonnie Stevens
    Faculties of Nursing and Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 53:233-43. 2006

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Testing the satisfaction and feasibility of a computer-based teaching module in the neonatal intensive care unit
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Sunnybrook and Women s College, Health Sciences Centre, 76 Grenville Street, Room 456, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5A 1B2
    Adv Neonatal Care 7:43-9. 2007
    ..To examine the satisfaction with and feasibility of a computer-based teaching module to teach healthcare professionals how to use and apply the Premature Infant Pain Profile (PIPP) to clinical scenarios...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pain assessment and pharmacologic management for infants with NEC: a retrospective chart audit
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Sunnybrook and Women s College Hospital, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toraonto, ON, Canada
    Neonatal Netw 25:339-45. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The influence of gestational age on the efficacy and short-term safety of sucrose for procedural pain relief
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, 76 Grenville St, Room 445, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5A 1B2
    Adv Neonatal Care 3:241-9. 2003
    ..Although several trials to determine the efficacy of sucrose for managing procedural pain have been conducted, none have examined the influence of GA...
  4. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of sucrose for procedural pain relief in preterm and term neonates
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Faculty of Nursing, Health Scoences Center, Sunnybrook and Women s College Hospital, 76 Grenville Street, Rm 445, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5A 1B2
    Nurs Res 51:375-82. 2002
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  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of pain responses in infants of different gestational ages
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neonatology 93:10-8. 2008
    ..Using physiological or behavioral pain indicators derived from more mature infants may lead to inaccurate assessments and management...
  6. doi request reprint Indicators of pain in neonates at risk for neurological impairment
    Bonnie Stevens
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 65:285-96. 2009
    ..This paper is a report of a study to compare the importance and usefulness ratings of physiological and behavioural indicators of pain in neonates at risk for neurological impairment by nurse clinicians and pain researchers...
  7. doi request reprint Changes in physiological and behavioural pain indicators over time in preterm and term infants at risk for neurologic impairment
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Interdisciplinary Research, NICU, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Canada
    Early Hum Dev 84:731-8. 2008
    ..While we have limited knowledge on the influence of NI risk on pain responses, we have no knowledge of how these responses change over time...
  8. doi request reprint Influence of risk of neurological impairment and procedure invasiveness on health professionals' management of procedural pain in neonates
    Bonnie Stevens
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Eur J Pain 14:735-41. 2010
    ..To describe how (i) risk of neurological impairment (NI) and (ii) procedure invasiveness influence health professionals' assessment and management of procedural pain in neonates in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Determining behavioural and physiological responses to pain in infants at risk for neurological impairment
    Bonnie Stevens
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Pain 127:94-102. 2007
    ..All infants responded to the most painful phase of the heel lance; however, infants at moderate and highest risk for NI exhibited decreased responses in some indicators...
  10. ncbi request reprint Economics of home vs. hospital breastfeeding support for newborns
    Bonnie Stevens
    Faculties of Nursing and Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 53:233-43. 2006
    ..hospital-based support for breastfeeding by nurse lactation consultants for term and near-term neonates during the first week of life...
  11. ncbi request reprint Consistent management of repeated procedural pain with sucrose in preterm neonates: Is it effective and safe for repeated use over time?
    Bonnie Stevens
    Faculties of Nursing and Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin J Pain 21:543-8. 2005
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  12. pmc Identification of pain indicators for infants at risk for neurological impairment: a Delphi consensus study
    Bonnie Stevens
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 6:1. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to establish consensus about which behavioural, physiologic and contextual indicators best characterize pain in infants at high, moderate and low levels of risk for NI...
  13. doi request reprint Pain behaviours in Extremely Low Gestational Age infants
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Adjunct Scientist, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 1B2
    Early Hum Dev 84:451-8. 2008
    ..Without reliable, valid and clinically useful indicators for procedural pain in ELGA infants, clinicians have no means to interpret the responses from an immature infant who may respond differently from infants of older GA...
  14. doi request reprint The influence of context on pain practices in the NICU: perceptions of health care professionals
    Bonnie Stevens
    Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Qual Health Res 21:757-70. 2011
    ..This study supports the importance of context in shaping evidence-based practices by health care professionals in the management of pain in the NICU...
  15. ncbi request reprint Assessment and management of acute pain in high-risk neonates
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Sunnybrook Women s College Health Sciences Centre, 76 Grenville Ave, Room 445, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5A 1B2
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 4:475-83. 2003
    ..Pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions to manage acute pain in high-risk neonates will be addressed and future research topics will be proposed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hair cortisol as a potential biologic marker of chronic stress in hospitalized neonates
    Janet Yamada
    Faculties of Nursing and Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Neonatology 92:42-9. 2007
    ..As preterm and term infants in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) undergo multiple stressful/painful procedures, research is required that addresses chronic stress...
  17. doi request reprint The premature infant pain profile: evaluation 13 years after development
    Bonnie Stevens
    Lawrence S Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing and Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Clin J Pain 26:813-30. 2010
    ..To review the (1) reliability, validation, feasibility, and clinical utility and (2) the use of the Premature Infant Pain Profile (PIPP) from 1996 to 2009 to determine the effectiveness of pain management strategies...
  18. ncbi request reprint Procedural pain in newborns at risk for neurologic impairment
    Bonnie Stevens
    Faculties of Nursing and Medicine, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Room 4734c, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
    Pain 105:27-35. 2003
    ..As these infants are vulnerable to pain and its consequences, the rational underlying health professional strategies regarding painful procedures and analgesic use for procedural pain in this population urgently awaits exploration...
  19. doi request reprint Chronic pain in hospitalized infants: health professionals' perspectives
    Rebecca R Pillai Riddell
    Department of Psychology, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pain 10:1217-25. 2009
    ..These indicators differed significantly from those traditionally used to measure acute pain...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cerebellar hemorrhage in extremely low birth weight infants: incidence, risk factors, and impact on long-term outcomes
    Patricia Maddalena
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neonatal Netw 27:387-96. 2008
    ..This article reviews the current state of knowledge of cerebellar development, risk factors for injury, and long-term developmental consequences of injury. Implications for nursing practice, education, and research are discussed...
  21. doi request reprint The universe of developmental care: a new conceptual model for application in the neonatal intensive care unit
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Adv Neonatal Care 8:141-7. 2008
    ..The components of the model and its theoretical underpinnings, its practical application and direction for future clinical practice, education, and research are presented...
  22. ncbi request reprint Clinical utility and clinical significance in the assessment and management of pain in vulnerable infants
    Bonnie Stevens
    Faculties of Nursing and Medicine, University of Toronto, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Clin Perinatol 29:459-68. 2002
    ..Although research on this topic in children and adults provides some guidance to this dilemma, only through innovative and creative methods will we be able to address these issues...
  23. ncbi request reprint Informed consent in the NICU setting: an ethically optimal model for research solicitation
    Lisa Golec
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, 76 Grenville Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1B2, Canada
    J Perinatol 24:783-91. 2004
    ..It is argued that parental ability to make a truly informed choice may be improved when following the proposed model...
  24. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial evaluating the efficacy of tetracaine gel for pain relief from peripherally inserted central catheters in infants
    Marilyn Ballantyne
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Neonatal Care 3:297-307. 2003
    ..Laurent, Quebec), a topical anesthetic, although reported to be effective for reducing the pain of venipuncture in neonates, has not been investigated for the management of pain associated with the PICC procedure...
  25. ncbi request reprint Home versus hospital breastfeeding support for newborns: a randomized controlled trial
    Patricia McKeever
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Birth 29:258-65. 2002
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Alternative female kangaroo care for procedural pain in preterm neonates: a pilot study
    Celeste Johnston
    McGill University, Alan Edwards Centre for the Study of Pain, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Acta Paediatr 101:1147-50. 2012
    ..To determine the feasibility and effect size of kangaroo care (KC) for pain from heel lance in preterm neonates provided by either the infant's mother (MKC) or an unrelated alternate female (AFKC)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Determining the structure of acute pain responses in vulnerable neonates
    Bonnie Stevens
    Lawrence Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 39:32-47. 2007
    ..Physiological indicators explained 8 to 26% additional variance. There were no consistent differences in the factor structures when contextual factors were explored...
  28. ncbi request reprint Judgments of pain in the neonatal intensive care setting: a survey of direct care staffs' perceptions of pain in infants at risk for neurological impairment
    Lynn M Breau
    Pediatric Pain Service, IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Clin J Pain 22:122-9. 2006
    ..To determine whether healthcare professionals believe the pain of infants at risk for neurologic impairment differs from that of typical infants...
  29. ncbi request reprint Kangaroo care is effective in diminishing pain response in preterm neonates
    C Celeste Johnston
    School of Nursing, McGill University, Hopital Sainte, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:1084-8. 2003
    ..To test the efficacy of maternal skin-to-skin contact, or kangaroo care (KC), on diminishing the pain response of preterm neonates to heel lancing...