M F Whitfield

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Behavior, pain perception, and the extremely low-birth weight survivor
    M F Whitfield
    Department of Paediatrics, University of British Columbia, B C s Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    Clin Perinatol 27:363-79. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial effects of intensive care on infants and families after discharge
    Michael F Whitfield
    Department of Paediatrics, Children s and Women s Health Centre of British Columbia, University of British Columbia, 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6H 3V2
    Semin Neonatol 8:185-93. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Bedside application of the Neonatal Facial Coding System in pain assessment of premature neonates
    R E Grunau
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, B C Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Pain 76:277-86. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Biobehavioral pain responses in former extremely low birth weight infants at four months' corrected age
    T F Oberlander
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatrics 105:e6. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Are twitches, startles, and body movements pain indicators in extremely low birth weight infants?
    R E Grunau
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, British Columbia Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, Canada
    Clin J Pain 16:37-45. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Demographic and therapeutic determinants of pain reactivity in very low birth weight neonates at 32 Weeks' postconceptional Age
    R E Grunau
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatrics 107:105-12. 2001
  7. pmc Extremely premature (< or = 800 g) schoolchildren: multiple areas of hidden disability
    M F Whitfield
    Department of Paediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 77:F85-90. 1997
  8. pmc Relations between behavioral and cardiac autonomic reactivity to acute pain in preterm neonates
    S J Morison
    Center for Community Health and Health Evaluation Research, British Columbia Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, Canada
    Clin J Pain 17:350-8. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Predicting IQ of biologically "at risk" children from age 3 to school entry: sensitivity and specificity of the Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale IV
    R E Grunau
    Centre for Community Health and Health Evaluation Research, British Columbia Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, Canada
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 21:401-7. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome after neonatal intraparenchymal echodensities with porencephaly
    R L Sherlock
    Department of Neonatology, Children s and Women s Health Center of British Columbia, 4480 Oak St, Vancouver, British Columbia V4H3V4, Canada
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F127-31. 2008

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Behavior, pain perception, and the extremely low-birth weight survivor
    M F Whitfield
    Department of Paediatrics, University of British Columbia, B C s Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    Clin Perinatol 27:363-79. 2000
    ..This is a rapidly evolving area of knowledge of clear relevance to clinical management likely to affect long-term outcomes of high-risk children...
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial effects of intensive care on infants and families after discharge
    Michael F Whitfield
    Department of Paediatrics, Children s and Women s Health Centre of British Columbia, University of British Columbia, 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6H 3V2
    Semin Neonatol 8:185-93. 2003
    ..Developmental care may promote better family, infant and child outcomes by both reducing neonatal stress and its neurobiological sequelae, and fostering an appropriate interactional relationship between mother and infant...
  3. ncbi request reprint Bedside application of the Neonatal Facial Coding System in pain assessment of premature neonates
    R E Grunau
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, B C Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Pain 76:277-86. 1998
    ..While bedside coding of behavior does not permit raters to be blind to events, mechanical recording of heart rate allowed for an independent source of concurrent validation for bedside application of the NFCS scale...
  4. ncbi request reprint Biobehavioral pain responses in former extremely low birth weight infants at four months' corrected age
    T F Oberlander
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatrics 105:e6. 2000
    ..To compare biobehavioral responses to acute pain at 4 months' corrected age between former extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infants and term-born controls...
  5. ncbi request reprint Are twitches, startles, and body movements pain indicators in extremely low birth weight infants?
    R E Grunau
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, British Columbia Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, Canada
    Clin J Pain 16:37-45. 2000
    ..The goal of this study was to examine whether body activity such as postural, trunk, and limb movements may be potential pain cues in preterm infants...
  6. ncbi request reprint Demographic and therapeutic determinants of pain reactivity in very low birth weight neonates at 32 Weeks' postconceptional Age
    R E Grunau
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatrics 107:105-12. 2001
    ..Management of pain in very low birth weight infants is limited by a lack of empiric knowledge about the multiple determinants of biobehavioral reactivity in infants receiving neonatal intensive care...
  7. pmc Extremely premature (< or = 800 g) schoolchildren: multiple areas of hidden disability
    M F Whitfield
    Department of Paediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 77:F85-90. 1997
    ..To examine the functional abilities of extremely low birthweight (ELBW, < or = 800 g) children at school age compared with full term children...
  8. pmc Relations between behavioral and cardiac autonomic reactivity to acute pain in preterm neonates
    S J Morison
    Center for Community Health and Health Evaluation Research, British Columbia Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, Canada
    Clin J Pain 17:350-8. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess relations and concordance between behavioral and physiologic reactivity to pain in preterm neonates at 32 weeks postconceptional age as a function of gestational age at birth...
  9. ncbi request reprint Predicting IQ of biologically "at risk" children from age 3 to school entry: sensitivity and specificity of the Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale IV
    R E Grunau
    Centre for Community Health and Health Evaluation Research, British Columbia Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, Canada
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 21:401-7. 2000
    ..Accuracy of early identification was improved significantly by considering the number of subtests the child did not perform at age 3 years...
  10. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome after neonatal intraparenchymal echodensities with porencephaly
    R L Sherlock
    Department of Neonatology, Children s and Women s Health Center of British Columbia, 4480 Oak St, Vancouver, British Columbia V4H3V4, Canada
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F127-31. 2008
    ..To compare the developmental trajectories of these infants over the childhood years with those of matched controls...
  11. ncbi request reprint Does parenchymal brain injury affect biobehavioral pain responses in very low birth weight infants at 32 weeks' postconceptional age?
    Tim F Oberlander
    Biobehavioral Research Unit, Centre for Community Child Health Research, B C Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatrics 110:570-6. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether infants with PBI display altered responses to acute procedural pain at 32 weeks' postconceptional age (PCA), compared with control subjects...
  12. pmc Maternal stress and behavior modulate relationships between neonatal stress, attention, and basal cortisol at 8 months in preterm infants
    Mai Thanh Tu
    Centre for Community Child Health Research Child and Family Research Institute Children s and Women s Health Centre of British Columbia, L408 4480 Oak Street Vancouver, V6H 3V4 Canada
    Dev Psychobiol 49:150-64. 2007
    ..Overall, these findings suggest that maternal factors can influence the cognitive resilience at 8 months of preterm infants exposed to early life stress...
  13. pmc Altered basal cortisol levels at 3, 6, 8 and 18 months in infants born at extremely low gestational age
    Ruth E Grunau
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Pediatr 150:151-6. 2007
    ..Little is known about the developmental trajectory of cortisol levels in preterm infants after hospital discharge...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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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  17. ncbi request reprint Aerobic capacity, strength, flexibility, and activity level in unimpaired extremely low birth weight (<or=800 g) survivors at 17 years of age compared with term-born control subjects
    Marilyn Rogers
    Neonatal Follow Up Programme, Children s and Women s Health Centre of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatrics 116:e58-65. 2005
    ..To compare aerobic capacity, strength, flexibility, and activity level in extremely low birth weight (ELBW) adolescents at 17 years of age with term-born control subjects...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and academic characteristics of extremely low birth weight (< or =800 g) adolescents who are free of major impairment compared with term-born control subjects
    Ruth E Grunau
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatrics 114:e725-32. 2004
    ..To compare academic and cognitive ability, attention, attitudes, and behavior of extremely low birth weight (ELBW) adolescents who are free of major impairments at 17 years of age with term-born control subjects...
  21. pmc Neonatal procedural pain and preterm infant cortisol response to novelty at 8 months
    Ruth E Grunau
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, British Columbia Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatrics 114:e77-84. 2004
    ..In addition, among the preterm infants, we evaluated whether cortisol levels at 8 months were related to neonatal exposure to procedural pain and morphine in the neonatal intensive care unit...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. ncbi request reprint Pattern of learning disabilities in children with extremely low birth weight and broadly average intelligence
    Ruth Eckstein Grunau
    Centre for Community Health and Health Evaluation Research, British Columbia Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, University of British Columbia, 4480 Oak St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3V4, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:615-20. 2002
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  25. 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...
  26. ncbi request reprint Impact of bronchopulmonary dysplasia, brain injury, and severe retinopathy on the outcome of extremely low-birth-weight infants at 18 months: results from the trial of indomethacin prophylaxis in preterms
    Barbara Schmidt
    Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University, HSC 3N11E, 1200 Main St W, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 3Z5
    JAMA 289:1124-9. 2003
    ..Despite more than 2 decades of outcomes research after very preterm birth, clinicians remain uncertain about the extent to which neonatal morbidities predict poor long-term outcomes of extremely low-birth-weight (ELBW) infants...
  27. 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...