Amanda S Newton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Improving child protection in the emergency department: a systematic review of professional interventions for health care providers
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 17:117-25. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Brief emergency department interventions for youth who use alcohol and other drugs: a systematic review
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:673-84. 2013
  3. pmc Emergency health care use and follow-up among sociodemographic groups of children who visit emergency departments for mental health crises
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta
    CMAJ 184:E665-74. 2012
  4. pmc In search of quality evidence for lifestyle management and glycemic control in children and adolescents with type 2 diabetes: A systematic review
    Steven T Johnson
    Centre for Nursing and Health Studies, University Drive Athabasca University, AB, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 10:97. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Instruments to detect alcohol and other drug misuse in the emergency department: a systematic review
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, 8213 Aberhart Centre One, 11402 University Ave, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2J3
    Pediatrics 128:e180-92. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Providing support to siblings of hospitalised children
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    J Paediatr Child Health 46:72-5. 2010
  7. pmc Pediatric suicide-related presentations: a systematic review of mental health care in the emergency department
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 56:649-59. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Who comes back? Characteristics and predictors of return to emergency department services for pediatric mental health care
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 17:177-86. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint A 4-year review of pediatric mental health emergencies in Alberta
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    CJEM 11:447-54. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Internet-based innovations for the prevention of eating disorders: a systematic review
    Mandi S Newton
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Eat Disord 14:365-84. 2006

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. pmc Improving child protection in the emergency department: a systematic review of professional interventions for health care providers
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 17:117-25. 2010
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Brief emergency department interventions for youth who use alcohol and other drugs: a systematic review
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:673-84. 2013
    ..Emergency departments (EDs) can provide BIs at a time directly linked to harmful and hazardous use. The objective of this systematic review was to determine the effectiveness of ED-based BIs...
  3. pmc Emergency health care use and follow-up among sociodemographic groups of children who visit emergency departments for mental health crises
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta
    CMAJ 184:E665-74. 2012
    ..Previous studies of differences in mental health care associated with children's sociodemographic status have focused on access to community care. We examined differences associated with visits to the emergency department...
  4. pmc In search of quality evidence for lifestyle management and glycemic control in children and adolescents with type 2 diabetes: A systematic review
    Steven T Johnson
    Centre for Nursing and Health Studies, University Drive Athabasca University, AB, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 10:97. 2010
    ..Our purpose was to evaluate the impact of lifestyle behavior modification on glycemic control among children and youth with clinically defined Type 2 Diabetes (T2D)...
  5. doi request reprint Instruments to detect alcohol and other drug misuse in the emergency department: a systematic review
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, 8213 Aberhart Centre One, 11402 University Ave, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2J3
    Pediatrics 128:e180-92. 2011
    ..Screening instruments that rapidly identify patients who require further diagnostic evaluation and/or brief intervention are critically important...
  6. doi request reprint Providing support to siblings of hospitalised children
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    J Paediatr Child Health 46:72-5. 2010
    ..In addition to defining service effectiveness, this evaluation can help to determine the most fiscally responsible ways to deliver sibling support in their established facilities and others...
  7. pmc Pediatric suicide-related presentations: a systematic review of mental health care in the emergency department
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 56:649-59. 2010
    ..We evaluate the effectiveness of interventions for pediatric patients with suicide-related emergency department (ED) visits...
  8. doi request reprint Who comes back? Characteristics and predictors of return to emergency department services for pediatric mental health care
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 17:177-86. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint A 4-year review of pediatric mental health emergencies in Alberta
    Amanda S Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    CJEM 11:447-54. 2009
    ..We sought to determine and compare rates of pediatric mental health presentations and associated costs in emergency departments (EDs) in Alberta...
  10. ncbi request reprint Internet-based innovations for the prevention of eating disorders: a systematic review
    Mandi S Newton
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Eat Disord 14:365-84. 2006
    ..Further intervention development and consideration to study design are needed to move this field forward...
  11. doi request reprint Exploring differences in the clinical management of pediatric mental health in the emergency department
    Amanda S Newton
    From the Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2J3
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:275-83. 2011
    ..We examine psychiatric and pediatric clinical management of pediatric mental health in the emergency department (ED)...
  12. pmc Systematic review of knowledge translation strategies in the allied health professions
    Shannon D Scott
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Level 3, Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Implement Sci 7:70. 2012
    ....
  13. pmc Parents as agents of change (PAC) in pediatric weight management: the protocol for the PAC randomized clinical trial
    Geoff D C Ball
    8B, Pediatric Centre for Weight and Health, Edmonton General Continuing Care Centre, 11111 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB, Canada, T5K0L4
    BMC Pediatr 12:114. 2012
    ....
  14. pmc A systematic review of crisis interventions used in the emergency department: recommendations for pediatric care and research
    Michele P Hamm
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 26:952-62. 2010
    ..In this systematic review, we evaluated the effectiveness of emergency department (ED)-based management interventions for mental health presentations with an aim to provide recommendations for pediatric care...
  15. doi request reprint Temporal trends in pediatric mental health visits: using longitudinal data to inform emergency department health care planning
    Samina Ali
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:620-5. 2012
    ..Understanding the temporality of mental health presentations to the emergency department (ED) during the 24-hour cycle, day of the week, and month of the year may facilitate strategic planning of ED-based mental health services...
  16. doi request reprint Using first nations children's perceptions of food and activity to inform an obesity prevention strategy
    Ashlee Ann E Pigford
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Qual Health Res 22:986-96. 2012
    ..Informed by children's perspectives, these findings offer guidance for developing an obesity prevention strategy for First Nations children in this community...
  17. doi request reprint Antipsychotics for children and young adults: a comparative effectiveness review
    Jennifer C Seida
    Alberta Research Centre for Health Evidence, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Pediatrics 129:e771-84. 2012
    ..We systematically reviewed the effectiveness and safety of first- (FGA) and second-generation antipsychotics (SGA) for patients aged ≤24 years with psychiatric and behavioral conditions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotics in adults with schizophrenia: comparative effectiveness of first-generation versus second-generation medications: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Lisa Hartling
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 157:498-511. 2012
    ..Debate continues about the comparative benefits and harms of first-generation antipsychotics (FGAs) and second-generation antipsychotics (SGAs) in treating schizophrenia...
  19. doi request reprint Neighborhood physical activity opportunities for inner-city children and youth
    Nicholas L Holt
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research, Edmonton, Alta, Canada T6E 2H9
    Health Place 15:1022-8. 2009
    ..Organized programs provided adult-supervised PA, but programs faced staffing problems that served to limit the provision of PA opportunities. Multiple ecological factors constrain or enable PA among inner-city youth...
  20. doi request reprint Music to reduce pain and distress in the pediatric emergency department: a randomized clinical trial
    Lisa Hartling
    Alberta Research Centre for Health Evidence, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada2Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    JAMA Pediatr 167:826-35. 2013
    ..Benefits were also observed for the parents and health care providers. TRIAL REGISTRATION clinicaltrials.gov Identifier: NCT00761033. ..
  21. doi request reprint Exploring collaboration between clinicians and parents to optimize pediatric weight management
    Biagina Carla Farnesi
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 87:10-7. 2012
    ..To explore the understanding of collaboration between clinicians working in pediatric weight management and parents of overweight children...
  22. pmc A protocol for a systematic review of knowledge translation strategies in the allied health professions
    Shannon D Scott
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:58. 2011
    ..Our objective in this study is to systematically review published research on KT strategies in five allied health disciplines...
  23. pmc Clinical acuity of repeat pediatric mental health presentations to the emergency department
    Andrea Y Yu
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    J Can Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 20:208-13. 2011
    ..We examined whether clinical acuity changed in children and youth with repeated emergency department (ED) visits for mental illness. A secondary, exploratory objective was to examine characteristics associated with clinical acuity...
  24. ncbi request reprint Eating disorders: identification and treatment in obstetrical patients
    Lesa L K Chizawsky
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    AWHONN Lifelines 10:482-8. 2006
    ..Developmental, psychological, socioenvironmental and behavioral factors contribute to the complex development and persistence of AN and BN (Rosen & Neumark-Sztainer, 1998)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Treating vulnerable populations: the case of eating disorders during pregnancy
    Mandi S Newton
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 27:5-7. 2006
    ..To enhance standard assessment practice and facilitate early intervention for the eating disordered patient, a general obstetrics role need not dramatically change to improve outcomes for mother and child...