Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
- Parent and caregiver compliance with poison center adviceJ Yamada
Ontario Regional Poison Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
J Toxicol Clin Toxicol 39:201-3. 2001..The purpose of this study was to assess the compliance of parents and caregivers whose children (under 6 years of age) accidentally ingested antihistamines, decongestants, or both...
- Content validity of a process evaluation checklist to measure intervention implementation fidelity of the EPIC interventionJanet Yamada
Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children SickKids, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 7:158-64. 2010..However, there is no measure to evaluate the fidelity (degree to which the intervention was implemented as planned) of the EPIC intervention...
- A review of systematic reviews on pain interventions in hospitalized infantsJ Yamada
The Hospital for Sick Children SickKids, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Pain Res Manag 13:413-20. 2008..Despite continued efforts to prevent procedural pain and improve pain management, clinical guidelines and standards frequently do not reflect the highest quality evidence from systematic reviews...
- Hair cortisol as a potential biologic marker of chronic stress in hospitalized neonatesJanet 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...
- Determining the structure of acute pain responses in vulnerable neonatesBonnie 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...
- Indicators of pain in neonates at risk for neurological impairmentBonnie 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...
- Comparison of pain responses in infants of different gestational agesSharyn 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...
- Influence of risk of neurological impairment and procedure invasiveness on health professionals' management of procedural pain in neonatesBonnie 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)...
- Determining behavioural and physiological responses to pain in infants at risk for neurological impairmentBonnie 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...
- Identification of pain indicators for infants at risk for neurological impairment: a Delphi consensus studyBonnie 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...
- Children receiving chemotherapy at home: perceptions of children and parentsBonnie Stevens
Faculty of Nursing and Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 23:276-85. 2006..Home chemotherapy treatment is a viable, acceptable, and positive health care delivery alternative from the perspective of parents and children with cancer...
- Testing the satisfaction and feasibility of a computer-based teaching module in the neonatal intensive care unitSharyn 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...
- The influence of context on pain practices in the NICU: perceptions of health care professionalsBonnie 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...
- Pain assessment and intensity in hospitalized children in CanadaBonnie J Stevens
The Hospital for Sick Children and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Pain 13:857-65. 2012..These inconsistent practices and significant pain intensity in one-third of children warrant further research and practice change...
- 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....
- Epidemiology and management of painful procedures in children in Canadian hospitalsBonnie J Stevens
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont
CMAJ 183:E403-10. 2011....
- Analgesic effects of sweet-tasting solutions for infants: current state of equipoiseDenise Harrison
Department of Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
Pediatrics 126:894-902. 2010..The goal was to review published studies of analgesic effects of sweet solutions, to ascertain areas with sufficient evidence of effectiveness and areas of uncertainty...
- Sucrose for analgesia in newborn infants undergoing painful proceduresBonnie Stevens
Associate Chief of Nursing Research, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD001069. 2013..Administration of oral sucrose with and without non-nutritive sucking is the most frequently studied non-pharmacological intervention for procedural pain relief in neonates...
- The premature infant pain profile: evaluation 13 years after developmentBonnie 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...
- Sweet tasting solutions for reduction of needle-related procedural pain in children aged one to 16 yearsDenise Harrison
School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa and Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario CHEO and Critical Care and Neurosciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and University of Melbourne, Australia, 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1H 8L1
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD008408. 2011..It is not known if these pain-reducing effects exist for older infants and children one year to 16 years of age...
- Efficacy of sweet solutions for analgesia in infants between 1 and 12 months of age: a systematic reviewDenise Harrison
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
Arch Dis Child 95:406-13. 2010..To compare the efficacy of oral sweet solutions to water or no treatment in infants aged 1-12 months during immunisation...
- Review of systematic reviews on acute procedural pain in children in the hospital settingJennifer Stinson
Lawrence S Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Centre for Nursing and Department of Anesthesia, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario
Pain Res Manag 13:51-7. 2008..Acute pain is a common experience for hospitalized children. Despite mounting research on treatments for acute procedure-related pain, it remains inadequately treated...
- A qualitative examination of changing practice in Canadian neonatal intensive care unitsBonnie Stevens
Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
J Eval Clin Pract 13:287-94. 2007..Individual interviews (n=76) and focus group sessions (n=14 with a total of 78 participants) were conducted for a total of 154 health professional participants...
- Strategies for the prevention and management of neonatal and infant painDenise Harrison
Centre for Nursing and the Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Research Institute, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, University of Toronto, Canada
Curr Pain Headache Rep 14:113-23. 2010....
- Pain in hospitalized children: Effect of a multidimensional knowledge translation strategy on pain process and clinical outcomesBonnie J Stevens
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
Pain 155:60-8. 2014..Additional exploration of the influence of contextual factors on research use in hospital settings is required to explain the variability in pain processes and clinical outcomes. ..
- Procedural pain in newborns at risk for neurologic impairmentBonnie 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...
- Systematic review of the psychometric properties, interpretability and feasibility of self-report pain intensity measures for use in clinical trials in children and adolescentsJennifer N Stinson
Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont, Canada
Pain 125:143-57. 2006..Future research is needed to strengthen the measurement of pain in clinical trials with children...
- A systematic review of internet-based self-management interventions for youth with health conditionsJennifer Stinson
Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Research Institute, SickKids, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X8, Canada
J Pediatr Psychol 34:495-510. 2009..Critically appraise research evidence on effectiveness of internet self-management interventions on health outcomes in youth with health conditions...
- Hospital and home chemotherapy for children with leukemia: a randomized cross-over studyBonnie Stevens
Faculty of Nursing and Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Signy Hildur Eaton Chair in Paediatric Nursing Research, Sick Kids Hospital, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Pediatr Blood Cancer 47:285-92. 2006..The study objective was to compare a hospital-based and a home-based chemotherapy program for children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) in relation to Quality of Life (QOL), safety, caregiver burden, and costs...
- A systematic review of psychoeducational intervention trials for the management of chronic stable anginaM McGillion
Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
J Nurs Manag 12:174-82. 2004..There are few data on the effectiveness of psychoeducational interventions for CSA patients that target HRQOL-related outcomes...