Patricia A Janssen

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Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Women's perception of pre-hospital labour duration and obstetrical outcomes; a prospective cohort study
    Patricia A Janssen
    University of British Columbia, School of Population and Public Health, Child and Family Research Institute, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:182. 2014
  2. pmc Massage therapy and labor outcomes: a randomized controlled trial
    Patricia Janssen
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Department of Obstetrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Int J Ther Massage Bodywork 5:15-20. 2012
  3. doi Development and psychometric properties of the Early Labour Experience Questionnaire (ELEQ)
    Patricia A Janssen
    School of Population and Public Health, MPH Program, University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Midwifery 29:181-9. 2013
  4. doi Women's experience with early labour management at home vs. in hospital: a randomised controlled trial
    Patricia A Janssen
    UBC School of Population and Public Health, MPH Program, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Midwifery 29:190-4. 2013
  5. pmc Auricular acupuncture for chemically dependent pregnant women: a randomized controlled trial of the NADA protocol
    Patricia A Janssen
    School of Population and Public Health, Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:48. 2012
  6. doi Risk factors for postpartum depression among abused and nonabused women
    Patricia A Janssen
    School of Population and Public Health and the Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:489.e1-8. 2012
  7. pmc Women's and care providers' perspectives of quality prenatal care: a qualitative descriptive study
    Wendy Sword
    School of Nursing and Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4K1, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:29. 2012
  8. pmc Effect of a collaborative interdisciplinary maternity care program on perinatal outcomes
    Susan J Harris
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 184:1885-92. 2012
  9. pmc Outcomes of planned home birth with registered midwife versus planned hospital birth with midwife or physician
    Patricia A Janssen
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    CMAJ 181:377-83. 2009
  10. doi Birth outcomes among older mothers in rural versus urban areas: a residence-based approach
    Sarka Lisonkova
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Rural Health 27:211-9. 2011

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Publications36

  1. pmc Women's perception of pre-hospital labour duration and obstetrical outcomes; a prospective cohort study
    Patricia A Janssen
    University of British Columbia, School of Population and Public Health, Child and Family Research Institute, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:182. 2014
    ..Progress during early labour may impact subsequent labour trajectories. Women admitted to hospital in latent phase (<3 cm cervical dilation) labour have been shown to be at higher risk of obstetrical interventions...
  2. pmc Massage therapy and labor outcomes: a randomized controlled trial
    Patricia Janssen
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Department of Obstetrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Int J Ther Massage Bodywork 5:15-20. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of massage therapy provided by registered massage therapists in managing pain among women in active labor...
  3. doi Development and psychometric properties of the Early Labour Experience Questionnaire (ELEQ)
    Patricia A Janssen
    School of Population and Public Health, MPH Program, University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Midwifery 29:181-9. 2013
    ..to describe the development and psychometric properties of the Early Labour Experiences Questionnaire (ELEQ)...
  4. doi Women's experience with early labour management at home vs. in hospital: a randomised controlled trial
    Patricia A Janssen
    UBC School of Population and Public Health, MPH Program, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Midwifery 29:190-4. 2013
    ..to compare experiences with early labour assessment and support at home vs. by telephone...
  5. pmc Auricular acupuncture for chemically dependent pregnant women: a randomized controlled trial of the NADA protocol
    Patricia A Janssen
    School of Population and Public Health, Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:48. 2012
    ..The purpose of our study was to test the ability of maternal acupuncture treatment among mothers who use illicit drugs to reduce the frequency and severity of withdrawal symptoms among their newborns...
  6. doi Risk factors for postpartum depression among abused and nonabused women
    Patricia A Janssen
    School of Population and Public Health and the Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:489.e1-8. 2012
    ..The objective of the study was to compare risk factors for postpartum depression among women exposed vs not exposed to intimate partner violence and to assess the timing of abuse in relation to postpartum depression...
  7. pmc Women's and care providers' perspectives of quality prenatal care: a qualitative descriptive study
    Wendy Sword
    School of Nursing and Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4K1, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:29. 2012
    ..We report on the derivation of themes resulting from this first step of questionnaire development...
  8. pmc Effect of a collaborative interdisciplinary maternity care program on perinatal outcomes
    Susan J Harris
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 184:1885-92. 2012
    ..We evaluated the effect on perinatal outcomes of an interdisciplinary program designed to promote physiologic birth and encourage active involvement of women and their families in maternity care...
  9. pmc Outcomes of planned home birth with registered midwife versus planned hospital birth with midwife or physician
    Patricia A Janssen
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    CMAJ 181:377-83. 2009
    ..We compared the outcomes of planned home births attended by midwives with those of planned hospital births attended by midwives or physicians...
  10. doi Birth outcomes among older mothers in rural versus urban areas: a residence-based approach
    Sarka Lisonkova
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Rural Health 27:211-9. 2011
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  11. pmc Rooming-in compared with standard care for newborns of mothers using methadone or heroin
    Ronald R Abrahams
    UBC Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, 5804 Fairview Ave, Vancouver, BC
    Can Fam Physician 53:1722-30. 2007
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  12. doi The experience of planned home birth: views of the first 500 women
    Patricia A Janssen
    School of Population and Public Health, 5804 Fairview Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z3, Canada
    Birth 36:297-304. 2009
    ..The voices of women have largely been ignored in this debate. The purpose of this study is to report on the experiences of 559 women who had a planned home birth over a 2-year period in British Columbia, Canada...
  13. ncbi Outcomes of planned hospital birth attended by midwives compared with physicians in British Columbia
    Patricia A Janssen
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Birth 34:140-7. 2007
    ..We compared maternal and newborn outcomes between women planning hospital birth attended by a midwife versus a physician in British Columbia, Canada...
  14. ncbi Development and psychometric testing of The Care in Obstetrics: Measure for Testing Satisfaction (COMFORTS) scale
    Patricia A Janssen
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, British Columbia, Canada
    Res Nurs Health 29:51-60. 2006
    ..Pending further validation, the COMFORTS scale has potential to measure women's satisfaction with childbirth care and contribute to an assessment of the quality of care provided...
  15. doi Older women with age-related macular degeneration have a greater risk of falls: a physiological profile assessment study
    Shelagh M Szabo
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:800-7. 2008
    ..To determine whether older women with exudative age-related macular degeneration (AMD) are at greater risk of falls...
  16. ncbi Early labor assessment and support at home versus telephone triage: a randomized controlled trial
    Patricia A Janssen
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, and School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, and Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Surrey Memorial Hospital, Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 108:1463-9. 2006
    ..To compare rates of cesarean delivery among women who were triaged by obstetric nurses, either by telephone or by means of home visits...
  17. ncbi Perinatal nursing education for single-room maternity care: an evaluation of a competency-based model
    Patricia A Janssen
    Department of Family Practice and Health Care, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3, Canada
    J Clin Nurs 14:95-101. 2005
    ..To evaluate the success of a competency-based nursing orientation programme for a single-room maternity care unit by measuring improvement in self-reported competency after six months...
  18. pmc Development and evaluation of a Chinese-language newborn feeding hotline: a prospective cohort study
    Patricia A Janssen
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:3. 2009
    ..The goal of this study was to develop an intervention targeting Chinese immigrant mothers to increase their rates of exclusive breastfeeding...
  19. ncbi Effects on parents of an intervention to resolve infant behavioral sleep problems
    Wendy A Hall
    University of British Columbia School of Nursing, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Nurs 32:243-50. 2006
    ..Because behavioral sleep problems affect a large proportion of infants and can result in health issues for children and their parents, the study evaluated the effects of a sleep intervention for infants from 6 to 12 months old...
  20. ncbi Early labour assessment and support at home: a randomized controlled trial
    Patricia A Janssen
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology and School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 25:734-41. 2003
    ..To compare childbirth outcomes of women prospectively randomized to receive early labour assessment and support either through a home visit or by telephone triage...
  21. ncbi Single room maternity care: perinatal outcomes, economic costs,and physician preferences
    Susan J Harris
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 26:633-40. 2004
    ....
  22. doi Recent Pap tests among Canadian women: is depression a barrier to cervical cancer screening?
    Angela Kaida
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia UBC, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:1175-81. 2008
    ..Given the increasing incidence of depression among Canadian women, this study sought to determine if recent Pap testing varies by the presence of depression...
  23. ncbi The effect of maternal age on adverse birth outcomes: does parity matter?
    Sarka Lisonkova
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 32:541-8. 2010
    ..To examine the effect of parity on the association between older maternal age and adverse birth outcomes, specifically stillbirth, neonatal death, preterm birth, small for gestational age, and neonatal intensive care unit admission...
  24. ncbi Regional variation in the cesarean delivery and assisted vaginal delivery rates
    Gillian E Hanley
    University of British Columbia, School of Population and Public Health, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 115:1201-8. 2010
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  25. ncbi Interventions for preventing or reducing domestic violence against pregnant women
    Shayesteh Jahanfar
    Department of PublicHealth, School of Population and PublicHealth, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD009414. 2013
    ..It is, however, not clear which interventions best serve mothers during pregnancy and postpartum to ensure their safety...
  26. pmc Childbearing intentions of HIV-positive women of reproductive age in Soweto, South Africa: the influence of expanding access to HAART in an HIV hyperendemic setting
    Angela Kaida
    BC Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS and the School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Am J Public Health 101:350-8. 2011
    ..We investigated whether the intention to have children varied according to HIV status and use of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) among women in Soweto, South Africa...
  27. doi Ethnicity-specific birthweight distributions improve identification of term newborns at risk for short-term morbidity
    Gillian E Hanley
    School of Population and Public Health and the Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:428.e1-6. 2013
    ....
  28. doi Recruitment of healthy first-trimester pregnant women: lessons from the Chemicals, Health & Pregnancy study (CHirP)
    Glenys M Webster
    School of Environmental Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3, Canada
    Matern Child Health J 16:430-8. 2012
    ..While a convenience sample of women is suitable for our study questions, additional strategies may be required to recruit a more representative pregnant population in future studies...
  29. pmc Acupuncture for substance abuse treatment in the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver
    Patricia A Janssen
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V62 1Y6
    J Urban Health 82:285-95. 2005
    ..05. Acupuncture offered in the context of a community-based harm reduction model holds promise as an adjunct therapy for reduction of substance use...
  30. ncbi Ethnic Chinese women's perceptions about condoms, withdrawal and rhythm methods of birth control
    Ellen R Wiebe
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, 1013 750 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1H9 Canada
    Contraception 69:493-6. 2004
    ..To gain a better understanding of ethnic Chinese women's perceptions and experiences of using barrier and rhythm methods of contraception in order to improve contraceptive counseling at abortion clinics...
  31. ncbi Rising incidence of hospital-reported drug-facilitated sexual assault in a large urban community in Canada. Retrospective population-based study
    Margaret J McGregor
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 95:441-5. 2004
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  32. ncbi An evaluation of process and protocols for planned home birth attended by regulated midwives in British Columbia
    Patricia A Janssen
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, 5804 Fairview Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    J Midwifery Womens Health 48:138-45. 2003
    ..Integration of home birth has been a dynamic process with guidelines and policy continuing to evolve...
  33. pmc Peer support using a mobile access van promotes safety and harm reduction strategies among sex trade workers in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside
    Patricia A Janssen
    UBC School of Population and Public Health, 5804 Fairview Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Urban Health 86:804-9. 2009
    ..The peer-led Mobile Access Project has emerged as a viable harm reduction strategy for serving the immediate health and trauma-related needs of women engaged in street-level sex work...
  34. ncbi Motives for smoking cessation are associated with stage of readiness to quit smoking and sociodemographics among German industrial employees
    Birgit Reime
    NEXUS Social Contexts of Health Behaviour Research, University of British Columbia, 302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver BC V6T 1Z3, Canada
    Am J Health Promot 20:259-66. 2006
    ..To test the relationships among particular motives for smoking cessation, stage of readiness to quit (preparation or contemplation), and sociodemographic characteristics...
  35. ncbi Ethnicity-specific growth distributions for prediction of newborn morbidity
    Gillian E Hanley
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC, Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 34:826-9. 2012
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  36. ncbi Family violence and maternal mortality in the south Asian community: the role of obstetrical care providers
    Patricia A Janssen
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 31:1045-9. 2009
    ..We conducted a study among South Asian women in Surrey, British Columbia, to define a role for obstetrical care providers in assisting women who experience family violence...