Liisa Holsti

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Developmental coordination disorder in extremely low birth weight children at nine years
    Liisa Holsti
    Occupational Therapy Department and Neonatal Follow Up Programme, British Columbia s Children Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 23:9-15. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Does breastfeeding reduce acute procedural pain in preterm infants in the neonatal intensive care unit? A randomized clinical trial
    Liisa Holsti
    Developmental Neurosciences and Child Health, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Pain 152:2575-81. 2011
  3. pmc Considerations for using sucrose to reduce procedural pain in preterm infants
    Liisa Holsti
    Developmental Neurosciences and Child Health, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatrics 125:1042-7. 2010
  4. pmc Is it painful or not? Discriminant validity of the Behavioral Indicators of Infant Pain (BIIP) scale
    Liisa Holsti
    Community Child Health Research, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, Canada
    Clin J Pain 24:83-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Extremity movements help occupational therapists identify stress responses in preterm infants in the neonatal intensive care unit: a systematic review
    Liisa Holsti
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Child and Family Research Institute, Children s and Women s Health Centre of British Columbia, Canada
    Can J Occup Ther 74:183-94. 2007
  6. pmc Initial validation of the Behavioral Indicators of Infant Pain (BIIP)
    Liisa Holsti
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, Canada
    Pain 132:264-72. 2007
  7. pmc Behavioral responses to pain are heightened after clustered care in preterm infants born between 30 and 32 weeks gestational age
    Liisa Holsti
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, Canada
    Clin J Pain 22:757-64. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationships between adrenocorticotropic hormone and cortisol are altered during clustered nursing care in preterm infants born at extremely low gestational age
    Liisa Holsti
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, Canada
    Early Hum Dev 83:341-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Are there developmentally distinct motor indicators of pain in preterm infants?
    Sara J Morison
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, British Columbia Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Room L 408, 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6H 3V4
    Early Hum Dev 72:131-46. 2003
  10. pmc Body movements: an important additional factor in discriminating pain from stress in preterm infants
    Liisa Holsti
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, British Columbia Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin J Pain 21:491-8. 2005

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Developmental coordination disorder in extremely low birth weight children at nine years
    Liisa Holsti
    Occupational Therapy Department and Neonatal Follow Up Programme, British Columbia s Children Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 23:9-15. 2002
    ..This study found that DCD is a common problem in school-aged ELBW children...
  2. doi request reprint Does breastfeeding reduce acute procedural pain in preterm infants in the neonatal intensive care unit? A randomized clinical trial
    Liisa Holsti
    Developmental Neurosciences and Child Health, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Pain 152:2575-81. 2011
    ..05). Breastfeeding during blood collection did not reduce pain indices or interfere with the acquisition of breastfeeding skills. Exploratory analyses indicate there may be benefit for infants with mature breastfeeding abilities...
  3. pmc Considerations for using sucrose to reduce procedural pain in preterm infants
    Liisa Holsti
    Developmental Neurosciences and Child Health, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatrics 125:1042-7. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Is it painful or not? Discriminant validity of the Behavioral Indicators of Infant Pain (BIIP) scale
    Liisa Holsti
    Community Child Health Research, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, Canada
    Clin J Pain 24:83-8. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Extremity movements help occupational therapists identify stress responses in preterm infants in the neonatal intensive care unit: a systematic review
    Liisa Holsti
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Child and Family Research Institute, Children s and Women s Health Centre of British Columbia, Canada
    Can J Occup Ther 74:183-94. 2007
    ..Accurate assessment and treatment of pain and stress in preterm infants in neonatal intensive care units (NICU) is vital because pain and stress responses have been linked to long-term alterations in development in this population...
  6. pmc Initial validation of the Behavioral Indicators of Infant Pain (BIIP)
    Liisa Holsti
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, Canada
    Pain 132:264-72. 2007
    ..64, p<0.01) as were correlations between the BIIP and mean heart rate (r=0.45, p<0.01). In this initial study, the BIIP has been shown to be a reliable, valid scale for assessing acute pain in preterm infants in the NICU...
  7. pmc Behavioral responses to pain are heightened after clustered care in preterm infants born between 30 and 32 weeks gestational age
    Liisa Holsti
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, Canada
    Clin J Pain 22:757-64. 2006
    ..To compare biobehavioral pain responses of preterm infants born at differing gestational ages (GAs) when pain was preceded by a rest period or by a series of routine nursing interventions...
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationships between adrenocorticotropic hormone and cortisol are altered during clustered nursing care in preterm infants born at extremely low gestational age
    Liisa Holsti
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, Canada
    Early Hum Dev 83:341-8. 2007
    ..Little is known about the effects of clustered nursing care on hypothalamic pituitary axis (HPA) responses in preterm infants in the neonatal intensive care unit...
  9. ncbi request reprint Are there developmentally distinct motor indicators of pain in preterm infants?
    Sara J Morison
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, British Columbia Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Room L 408, 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6H 3V4
    Early Hum Dev 72:131-46. 2003
    ..Extension of extremities and finger splay, but not twitches and startles, from the NIDCAP, appear to be stress cues and show promise as clinical pain indicators to supplement facial and physiological pain measures in preterm infants...
  10. pmc Body movements: an important additional factor in discriminating pain from stress in preterm infants
    Liisa Holsti
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, British Columbia Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin J Pain 21:491-8. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Prior pain induces heightened motor responses during clustered care in preterm infants in the NICU
    Liisa Holsti
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Room F6, 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6H 3V4
    Early Hum Dev 81:293-302. 2005
    ..Acute pain is a significant stressor for preterm infants in neonatal intensive care units (NICU); however, little is known about the effects of acute pain on subsequent motor responses during clusters of tactile handling...
  12. pmc Specific Newborn Individualized Developmental Care and Assessment Program movements are associated with acute pain in preterm infants in the neonatal intensive care unit
    Liisa Holsti
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, British Columbia Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatrics 114:65-72. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to identify developmentally relevant movements indicative of pain in preterm infants...
  13. pmc Neonatal procedural pain exposure predicts lower cortisol and behavioral reactivity in preterm infants in the NICU
    Ruth E Grunau
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, British Columbia Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Pain 113:293-300. 2005
    ..Differential effects of early pain on development of behavioral, physiologic and hormonal systems warrant further investigation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Biobehavioural reactivity to pain in preterm infants: a marker of neuromotor development
    Ruth E Grunau
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Child and Family Research Institute, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:471-6. 2006
    ..It was concluded that pain reactivity before discharge from the neonatal intensive care unit may be a useful marker of neuromotor development in infancy...
  15. pmc Does prone or supine position influence pain responses in preterm infants at 32 weeks gestational age?
    Ruth Eckstein Grunau
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, B C Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin J Pain 20:76-82. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the influence of prone and supine position in preterm infants during acute pain of blood collection...
  16. ncbi request reprint Long-term consequences of pain in human neonates
    Ruth E Grunau
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, Canada
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 11:268-75. 2006
    ..However, there are multiple sources of stress in the NICU, which contribute to inducing high overall 'allostatic load', therefore determining specific effects of neonatal pain in human infants is challenging...
  17. doi request reprint Fathers' experiences in the neonatal intensive care unit: a search for control
    Vincent Arockiasamy
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatrics 121:e215-22. 2008
    ..This qualitative study aimed at understanding the experiences of fathers of very ill neonates in the NICU...
  18. doi request reprint Factors influencing therapists' adoption of virtual reality for brain injury rehabilitation
    Stephanie M N Glegg
    Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 16:385-401. 2013
    ..The most significant barrier to adoption was time, while social influences and knowledge were the primary facilitators. Future research will explore the impact of knowledge translation interventions on these mediators of VR adoption...
  19. ncbi request reprint Terms used to describe pediatric videofluoroscopic feeding studies: a Delphi survey
    Astrid E St Pierre
    Feeding and Swallowing Clinic Spinal Cord Clinic HomeTrach and Vent Program, British Columbia Children s Hospital, 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6H 4C9
    Can J Occup Ther 79:159-66. 2012
    ..No consensus exists regarding the terminology used for reporting VFFS findings...
  20. ncbi request reprint Paediatric occupational therapy: addressing parental stress with the sense of coherence
    Rochelle H Stokes
    University of British Columbia, Sunny Hill Health Centre for Clildren, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Can J Occup Ther 77:30-7. 2010
    ..Families of children who have disabilities experience multiple stressors. "Sense of coherence" (SOC) reflects a person's view of life and his or her capacity to respond to stressful situations...
  21. ncbi request reprint The effects of motivating interventions on rehabilitation outcomes in children and youth with acquired brain injuries: A systematic review
    Sandy K Tatla
    Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Brain Inj 28:1022-35. 2014
    ..To systematically review the evidence of the effects of motivating rehabilitation interventions on outcomes in children with acquired brain injury (ABI)...
  22. doi request reprint The GestureTek virtual reality system in rehabilitation: a scoping review
    Stephanie M N Glegg
    Children s and Women s Health Centre of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 9:89-111. 2014
    ..To identify, to map out and to appraise research examining GestureTek virtual reality (VR) use for physical and cognitive rehabilitation and to highlight areas for future research...
  23. doi request reprint Content validation of the infant malnutrition and feeding checklist for congenital heart disease: a tool to identify risk of malnutrition and feeding difficulties in infants with congenital heart disease
    Astrid St Pierre
    Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    J Pediatr Nurs 25:367-74. 2010
    ..This study is the first step in establishing the validity and reliability of a screening tool for early intervention of feeding difficulties and inadequate nutritional intake in infants with CHD...
  24. ncbi request reprint Measures of knowledge and skills for evidence-based practice: a systematic review
    Stephanie M N Glegg
    School of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of British Columbia, T325 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6T 2B5
    Can J Occup Ther 77:219-32. 2010
    ..Lack of knowledge and skills in seeking, evaluating, and applying evidence are barriers to evidence-based practice (EBP). The measurement of these constructs can inform educational initiatives aimed at reducing EBP barriers...