Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
- A randomized controlled trial evaluating the efficacy of tetracaine gel for pain relief from peripherally inserted central catheters in infantsMarilyn Ballantyne
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Adv Neonatal Care 3:297-307. 2003..Laurent, Quebec), a topical anesthetic, although reported to be effective for reducing the pain of venipuncture in neonates, has not been investigated for the management of pain associated with the PICC procedure...
- The influence of context on pain practices in the NICU: perceptions of health care professionalsBonnie Stevens
Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Qual Health Res 21:757-70. 2011..This study supports the importance of context in shaping evidence-based practices by health care professionals in the management of pain in the NICU...
- Influence of risk of neurological impairment and procedure invasiveness on health professionals' management of procedural pain in neonatesBonnie Stevens
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
Eur J Pain 14:735-41. 2010..To describe how (i) risk of neurological impairment (NI) and (ii) procedure invasiveness influence health professionals' assessment and management of procedural pain in neonates in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)...
- Transition to neonatal follow-up programs: is attendance a problem?Marilyn Ballantyne
Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street W, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 26:90-8. 2012..Strategies should be implemented to address potential barriers and provide effective transition and access to the NFU program...