Keri Leigh Cassidy
Affiliation: Hospital for Sick Children
- Watch needle, watch TV: Audiovisual distraction in preschool immunizationKeri Leigh Cassidy
Department of Medicine, IWK Health Centre and Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Pain Med 3:108-18. 2002..To evaluate the effectiveness of audiovisual distraction compared with a blank TV screen in the reduction of pain associated with intramuscular immunization...
- A randomized double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of the EMLA patch for the reduction of pain associated with intramuscular injection in four to six-year-old childrenK L Cassidy
Department of Medicine, Izaak Walton Killam Health Centre, and Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Acta Paediatr 90:1329-36. 2001..Of the children in the placebo group, 43% had clinically significant pain, compared with 17% of children in the EMLA patch group. No severe adverse symptoms occurred as a result of either EMLA or placebo patch application...
- The adult learner rediscovered: psychiatry residents' push for cognitive-behavioral therapy training and a learner-driven model of educational changeKeri Leigh Cassidy
Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Room 6516 Abbie Lane Building, 5909 Veterans Memorial Lane, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Acad Psychiatry 28:215-20. 2004..The result is a post hoc examination of learner attitudes and activities during the spread of a new medical content domain. Implications of the results for adult learning theory are considered...