Affiliation: University of Calgary
- Evidence-based feeding guidelines for very low-birth-weight infantsShahirose S Premji
Department of Pediatrics Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary, Calgary Health Region, Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Adv Neonatal Care 2:5-18. 2002..A follow-up study testing this CPG has been completed and is published in the original research section of this issue...
- Transitions in the early-life of late preterm infants: vulnerabilities and implications for postpartum careShahirose Sadrudin Premji
Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary, and Alberta Health Services, Prenatal and Postpartum Services Public Health, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 26:57-68. 2012..Gaps in provision of postpartum care of late preterm infants are situated within the discussion of guidelines and models of postpartum care (home vs clinic) of late preterm infants...
- The association between parity, infant gender, higher level of paternal education and preterm birth in Pakistan: a cohort studyKiran Shaikh
University of Calgary, Faculty of Nursing, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:88. 2011..Cortisol is a biological marker of stress and depression, and its measurement may assist in understanding the influence of self reported maternal stress and depression on preterm birth...
- Faculty practice in a private teaching institution in a developing country: embracing the possibilitiesShahirose Sadrudin Premji
Aga Khan University School of Nursing, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
J Adv Nurs 67:876-83. 2011..This paper discusses a case study on implementing faculty practice in a private teaching institution in a developing country where direct 'hands-on' care is undervalued by nurses...
- Research-based interventions for children and youth with a Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: revealing the gapS Premji
Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
Child Care Health Dev 33:389-97; discussion 398-400. 2007..We conducted a systematic review to identify research-based interventions for children and youth with a Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and areas for future study...
- Does amount of protein in formula matter for low-birthweight infants? A Cochrane systematic reviewShahirose Premji
Faculty of Nursing and Paediatrics and Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, and the Alberta Children s Hospital, Canada
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 30:507-14. 2006..We performed a systematic review of randomized controlled trials to determine whether formula-fed low-birthweight infants could tolerate protein intakes>or=3.0 g/kg/d in their initial hospital stay, without adverse consequences...
- Standardised feeding regimens: hope for reducing the risk of necrotising enterocolitisS S Premji
University of Calgary, Faculty of Nursing, 2500 University Dr NW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 1N4
Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 90:F192-3. 2005
- Enteral feeding for high-risk neonates: a digest for nurses into putative risk and benefits to ensure safe and comfortable careShahirose S Premji
Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 19:59-71; quiz 72-3. 2005..Many gaps are identified in the research literature, and directions for future research are described to ensure safe and comfortable care for high-risk neonates receiving enteral feedings...
- Regional neonatal oral feeding protocol: changing the ethos of feeding preterm infantsShahirose S Premji
University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 18:371-84. 2004..This culture change will assist nurses to identify what is unique about their professional practice, which is of particular importance given the skill mix resulting from hospital understaffing and a growing nursing workforce shortage...
- A matched cohort study of feeding practice guidelines for infants weighing less than 1,500 gShahirose S Premji
University of Calgary, Department of Pediatrics Faculty of Nursing, Calgary Health Region, Foothills Medical Center, Calagary, Alberta, Canada
Adv Neonatal Care 2:27-36. 2002..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of clinical practice guidelines (CPG) for the nutritional management of infants weighing < 1,500 g...