Sheila W McDonald

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cumulative psychosocial stress, coping resources, and preterm birth
    Sheila W McDonald
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Arch Womens Ment Health 17:559-68. 2014
  2. pmc Study protocol for a randomized, controlled, superiority trial comparing the clinical and cost- effectiveness of integrated online mental health assessment-referral-care in pregnancy to usual prenatal care on prenatal and postnatal mental health and infan
    Dawn Kingston
    University of Alberta, 11405 87th Avenue, Edmonton T6G 1C9 AB, Canada
    Trials 15:72. 2014
  3. pmc Comparing the feasibility, acceptability, clinical-, and cost-effectiveness of mental health e-screening to paper-based screening on the detection of depression, anxiety, and psychosocial risk in pregnant women: a study protocol of a randomized, parallel-
    Dawn Kingston
    University of Alberta, 11405 87th Avenue, Edmonton, T6G 1C9, Canada
    Trials 15:3. 2014
  4. pmc The Public's views of mental health in pregnant and postpartum women: a population-based study
    Dawn E Kingston
    5 258 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, 11405 87th Avenue, Edmonton, AB T6C 1C9, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:84. 2014
  5. pmc Public views of acceptability of perinatal mental health screening and treatment preference: a population based survey
    Dawn Kingston
    University of Alberta, 11405 87th Avenue, Edmonton, T6G 1C9 Alberta, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:67. 2014
  6. pmc A comparison between late preterm and term infants on breastfeeding and maternal mental health
    Sheila W McDonald
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Matern Child Health J 17:1468-77. 2013
  7. pmc The All Our Babies pregnancy cohort: design, methods, and participant characteristics
    Sheila W McDonald
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:S2. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Development of a prenatal psychosocial screening tool for post-partum depression and anxiety
    Sheila McDonald
    Department of Paediatrics Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:316-27. 2012
  9. pmc All Our Babies Cohort Study: recruitment of a cohort to predict women at risk of preterm birth through the examination of gene expression profiles and the environment
    Sara K Gracie
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:87. 2010
  10. pmc Comparing CenteringPregnancy® to standard prenatal care plus prenatal education
    Ingunn Benediktsson
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:S5. 2013

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Cumulative psychosocial stress, coping resources, and preterm birth
    Sheila W McDonald
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Arch Womens Ment Health 17:559-68. 2014
    ..Our analyses suggest that early vulnerability combined with current anxiety symptoms in pregnancy confers risk for preterm birth. Coping resources may mitigate the effect of cumulative psychosocial stress on the risk for early delivery. ..
  2. pmc Study protocol for a randomized, controlled, superiority trial comparing the clinical and cost- effectiveness of integrated online mental health assessment-referral-care in pregnancy to usual prenatal care on prenatal and postnatal mental health and infan
    Dawn Kingston
    University of Alberta, 11405 87th Avenue, Edmonton T6G 1C9 AB, Canada
    Trials 15:72. 2014
    ..Without treatment, poor prenatal mental health can persist for years and impact future maternal, child, and family well-being...
  3. pmc Comparing the feasibility, acceptability, clinical-, and cost-effectiveness of mental health e-screening to paper-based screening on the detection of depression, anxiety, and psychosocial risk in pregnant women: a study protocol of a randomized, parallel-
    Dawn Kingston
    University of Alberta, 11405 87th Avenue, Edmonton, T6G 1C9, Canada
    Trials 15:3. 2014
    ..Identifying screening and assessment tools and procedures that are acceptable to both women and service providers, cost-effective, and clinically useful is needed...
  4. pmc The Public's views of mental health in pregnant and postpartum women: a population-based study
    Dawn E Kingston
    5 258 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, 11405 87th Avenue, Edmonton, AB T6C 1C9, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:84. 2014
    ..We used population-based data to determine the public's views of prenatal and postnatal mental health and to identify predictors of those views...
  5. pmc Public views of acceptability of perinatal mental health screening and treatment preference: a population based survey
    Dawn Kingston
    University of Alberta, 11405 87th Avenue, Edmonton, T6G 1C9 Alberta, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:67. 2014
    ..The purposes of this population-based study were to identify the public's views regarding mental health screening and treatment in pregnant and postpartum women, and to determine factors associated with those views...
  6. pmc A comparison between late preterm and term infants on breastfeeding and maternal mental health
    Sheila W McDonald
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Matern Child Health J 17:1468-77. 2013
    ..07; 95 % CI = 1.08,3.98), but not for depression, stress, or low parenting morale. LP infants and their families are a vulnerable population with unique developmental trajectories. Further longitudinal research is required. ..
  7. pmc The All Our Babies pregnancy cohort: design, methods, and participant characteristics
    Sheila W McDonald
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:S2. 2013
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  8. ncbi request reprint Development of a prenatal psychosocial screening tool for post-partum depression and anxiety
    Sheila McDonald
    Department of Paediatrics Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:316-27. 2012
    ....
  9. pmc All Our Babies Cohort Study: recruitment of a cohort to predict women at risk of preterm birth through the examination of gene expression profiles and the environment
    Sara K Gracie
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:87. 2010
    ..Specifically this study will examine the predictive potential of maternal leukocytes for predicting preterm birth in non-labouring women through the examination of gene expression profiles and gene-environment interactions...
  10. pmc Comparing CenteringPregnancy® to standard prenatal care plus prenatal education
    Ingunn Benediktsson
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:S5. 2013
    ..This study sought to investigate whether any significant difference remained within the comparison groups when both models accounted for social factors...
  11. pmc Influence of interpersonal violence on maternal anxiety, depression, stress and parenting morale in the early postpartum: a community based pregnancy cohort study
    Lise A Malta
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:153. 2012
    ..The objective of the present study was to determine the impact of interpersonal violence on depression, anxiety, stress, and parenting morale in the early postpartum...
  12. pmc Validation of Canadian mothers' recall of events in labour and delivery with electronic health records
    Uilst Bat-Erdene
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:S3. 2013
    ..This study aimed to validate maternal self-report of events that occurred in labour and delivery with data found in electronic health records in a Canadian setting...
  13. pmc Mental health outcomes of mothers who conceived using fertility treatment
    Nikolett Raguz
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Reprod Health 11:19. 2014
    ..To compare the proportion of women with self-reported depression and anxiety symptoms at four months postpartum between mothers of singletons who conceived spontaneously and mothers who conceived with the aid of fertility treatment...
  14. pmc Comparison of sample characteristics in two pregnancy cohorts: community-based versus population-based recruitment methods
    Brenda My Leung
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:149. 2013
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  15. pmc Early childhood risk and resilience factors for behavioural and emotional problems in middle childhood
    Jason L Cabaj
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:166. 2014
    ....
  16. pmc Maternal perceptions of partner support during breastfeeding
    Cynthia A Mannion
    University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4, Canada
    Int Breastfeed J 8:4. 2013
    ..We asked women about their perceptions of partner support during breastfeeding and measured the effect on maternal confidence, commitment, and satisfaction with respect to breastfeeding...