Sunita Vohra

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint CONSORT extension for reporting N-of-1 trials (CENT) 2015 Statement
    Sunita Vohra
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 76:9-17. 2016
  2. pmc Core Outcome Measures in Effectiveness Trials (COMET) initiative: protocol for an international Delphi study to achieve consensus on how to select outcome measurement instruments for outcomes included in a 'core outcome set'
    Cecilia A C Prinsen
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 15:247. 2014
  3. pmc Systematic review of outcome measures in trials of pediatric anaphylaxis treatment
    Tamar Rubin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:158. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Study protocol for multicentre randomized controlled trial of HeLP (Heat Loss Prevention) in the delivery room
    Sunita Vohra
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Contemp Clin Trials 36:54-60. 2013
  5. pmc Pediatric integrative medicine: pediatrics' newest subspecialty?
    Sunita Vohra
    CARE Program for Integrative Health and Healing, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Stollery Children s Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 12:123. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Pediatric use of complementary and alternative medicine: legal, ethical, and clinical issues in decision-making
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S149-54. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Referrals and shared or collaborative care: managing relationships with complementary and alternative medicine practitioners
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S181-6. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Hospitals and complementary and alternative medicine: managing responsibilities, risk, and potential liability
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S193-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Considering complementary and alternative medicine alternatives in cases of life-threatening illness: applying the best-interests test
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S175-80. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Concluding comments: maximizing good patient care and minimizing potential liability when considering complementary and alternative medicine
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S206-12. 2011

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Publications76

  1. doi request reprint CONSORT extension for reporting N-of-1 trials (CENT) 2015 Statement
    Sunita Vohra
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 76:9-17. 2016
    ..The rationale, development process, and CENT 2015 checklist and diagrams are reported in this document. ..
  2. pmc Core Outcome Measures in Effectiveness Trials (COMET) initiative: protocol for an international Delphi study to achieve consensus on how to select outcome measurement instruments for outcomes included in a 'core outcome set'
    Cecilia A C Prinsen
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 15:247. 2014
    ..As part of this project, we describe our current efforts to achieve a consensus on the methods for selecting outcome measurement instruments for outcomes to be included in a COS...
  3. pmc Systematic review of outcome measures in trials of pediatric anaphylaxis treatment
    Tamar Rubin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:158. 2014
    ..As a secondary objective, this SR assessed the evidence for current treatment modalities for anaphylaxis in the pediatric population...
  4. doi request reprint Study protocol for multicentre randomized controlled trial of HeLP (Heat Loss Prevention) in the delivery room
    Sunita Vohra
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Contemp Clin Trials 36:54-60. 2013
    ..occlusive wrap) that investigates the effect of polyethylene occlusive wrap applied immediately after birth on mortality in infants born 24 + 0/7 to 27 + 6/7 week gestation...
  5. pmc Pediatric integrative medicine: pediatrics' newest subspecialty?
    Sunita Vohra
    CARE Program for Integrative Health and Healing, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Stollery Children s Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 12:123. 2012
    ..Key barriers and opportunities were identified for the growth and development of academic PIM initiatives in the US and Canada...
  6. doi request reprint Pediatric use of complementary and alternative medicine: legal, ethical, and clinical issues in decision-making
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S149-54. 2011
    ..Although the focus on a pediatric population adds another layer of complexity to the analysis, many of the concepts, issues, principles, and recommendations also apply to adults...
  7. doi request reprint Referrals and shared or collaborative care: managing relationships with complementary and alternative medicine practitioners
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S181-6. 2011
    ..We also suggest best practices in managing such relationships...
  8. doi request reprint Hospitals and complementary and alternative medicine: managing responsibilities, risk, and potential liability
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S193-9. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Considering complementary and alternative medicine alternatives in cases of life-threatening illness: applying the best-interests test
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S175-80. 2011
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Concluding comments: maximizing good patient care and minimizing potential liability when considering complementary and alternative medicine
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S206-12. 2011
    ..Consequently, many of our observations apply to conventional and CAM care and to both adult and pediatric patients...
  11. doi request reprint Informed consent: advising patients and parents about complementary and alternative medicine therapies
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S187-92. 2011
    ..At the same time, the more limited state of knowledge regarding effects of a particular therapy in the pediatric population must be factored into decision-making when treating a child...
  12. doi request reprint Childhood immunization: when physicians and parents disagree
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S167-74. 2011
    ..We also suggest initiatives that could increase confidence in immunization programs...
  13. doi request reprint Treating teens: considerations when adolescents want to use complementary and alternative medicine
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S161-6. 2011
    ..In addition, we suggest ways that health care providers can foster a trusting relationship with patients and parents...
  14. doi request reprint Natural health product-drug interactions: evolving responsibilities to take complementary and alternative medicine into account
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S155-60. 2011
    ..It also addresses the responsibility of hospitals and health facilities to ensure that the reality of widespread CAM/NHP use is taken into account in patient care to effectively protect patients from harm...
  15. doi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine practitioners' standard of care: responsibilities to patients and parents
    Joan Gilmour
    Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:S200-5. 2011
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  16. ncbi request reprint Adverse events associated with pediatric spinal manipulation: a systematic review
    Sunita Vohra
    CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2E1
    Pediatrics 119:e275-83. 2007
    ..Spinal manipulation is a noninvasive manual procedure applied to specific body tissues with therapeutic intent. Although spinal manipulation is commonly used in children, there is limited understanding of the pediatric risk estimates...
  17. pmc Integrating complementary and alternative medicine into academic medical centers: experience and perceptions of nine leading centers in North America
    Sunita Vohra
    CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 5:78. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to develop a guide for academic health sciences centers that may wish to consider starting an integrative medicine program...
  18. pmc Efficacy and safety of exogenous melatonin for secondary sleep disorders and sleep disorders accompanying sleep restriction: meta-analysis
    Nina Buscemi
    University of Alberta Capital Health Evidence Based Practice Centre, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2J3
    BMJ 332:385-93. 2006
    ..To conduct a systematic review of the efficacy and safety of exogenous melatonin in managing secondary sleep disorders and sleep disorders accompanying sleep restriction, such as jet lag and shiftwork disorder...
  19. doi request reprint A comparison of Canadian pediatric resident career plans in 1998 and 2006
    Larissa Shamseer
    CARE Program, University of Alberta, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, School of Public Health, 8213 Aberhart Centre 1, 11402 University Ave, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2J3
    Pediatrics 122:e1199-209. 2008
    ..With this study we aimed to compare 4 aspects of Canadian pediatric resident career plans in 1998 and 2006: (1) weekly work hours; (2) scope of practice; (3) professional activities; and (4) community size...
  20. pmc Pharmacy study of natural health product adverse reactions (SONAR): a cross-sectional study using active surveillance in community pharmacies to detect adverse events associated with natural health products and assess causality
    Candace Necyk
    Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    BMJ Open 4:e003431. 2014
    ..To investigate the rates and causality of adverse event(s) (AE) associated with natural health product (NHP) use, prescription drug use and concurrent NHP-drug use through active surveillance in community pharmacies...
  21. pmc CAM use in pediatric neurology: an exploration of concurrent use with conventional medicine
    Elaine Galicia-Connolly
    CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e94078. 2014
    ..Previous studies have found that up to 60% of children with neurologic conditions have tried complementary and alternative medicine (CAM)...
  22. doi request reprint Surveys of complementary and alternative medicine usage: a scoping study of the paediatric literature
    Soleil Surette
    CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Canada
    Complement Ther Med 21:S48-53. 2013
    ..To conduct a scoping review of paediatric CAM utilisation literature, in order to establish the depth and breadth of the field and identify gaps in knowledge regarding the epidemiology of CAM use...
  23. doi request reprint N-of-1 trials are a tapestry of heterogeneity
    Salima Punja
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, 1702 College Plaza, 8215 112 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2C8, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 76:47-56. 2016
    ..To summarize the methods of design, analysis, and meta-analysis used in N-of-1 trials...
  24. doi request reprint Amphetamines for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents
    Salima Punja
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 8B16B 11111 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB, Canada, T5K 0L4
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD009996. 2016
    ..A systematic review assessing their efficacy and safety in this population has never been conducted...
  25. doi request reprint To meta-analyze or not to meta-analyze? A combined meta-analysis of N-of-1 trial data with RCT data on amphetamines and methylphenidate for pediatric ADHD
    Salima Punja
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 1702 College Plaza, 8215 112 Street NW, Edmonton, AB, Canada, T6G 2C8
    J Clin Epidemiol 76:76-81. 2016
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  26. doi request reprint Patterns of utilization of complementary and alternative medicine in 2 pediatric gastroenterology clinics
    Denise Adams
    CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton General Hospital, Edmonton, Canada Department of Urology, University Hospital Bonn, Bonn, Germany Department of Anesthesiology, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH Palladian Health, West Seneca, NY Departments of Pediatrics and Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton Division of Pediatric Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Canada
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 59:334-9. 2014
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the prevalence and patterns of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use among pediatric patients with gastrointestinal (GI) disorders at academic clinics in Canada...
  27. doi request reprint The PedCAM Network: past, present, and future
    Soleil Surette
    University of Alberta, Department of Pediatrics, 8213 Aberhart Centre 1, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Complement Ther Med 21:S70-2. 2013
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  28. ncbi request reprint Complementary, holistic, and integrative medicine: garlic
    Larissa Shamseer
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Rev 27:e77-80. 2006
  29. ncbi request reprint Complementary, holistic, and integrative medicine: atopic dermatitis
    Cecilia Bukutu
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Rev 28:e87-94. 2007
  30. doi request reprint Primary Outcomes Reporting in Trials (PORTal): a systematic review of inadequate reporting in pediatric randomized controlled trials
    Zafira Bhaloo
    CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton Continuing Care Center, Unit 8b, 11111 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton AB T5K 0L4
    J Clin Epidemiol . 2016
    ..Conduct a systematic review of pediatric randomized controlled trials published in high impact journals to assess the reporting of primary outcomes and the psychometric properties of their measures...
  31. doi request reprint N-of-1 trials can be aggregated to generate group mean treatment effects: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Salima Punja
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, 1702 College Plaza, 8215 112 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2C8, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 76:65-75. 2016
    ..To evaluate how data from n-of-1 trials may be used in systematic reviews and meta-analyses by examining the effects of amphetamine and methylphenidate for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Heat loss prevention: a systematic review of occlusive skin wrap for premature neonates
    Kristie Cramer
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    J Perinatol 25:763-9. 2005
    ..To systematically identify and synthesize investigations of the effectiveness of occlusive skin wrap for reducing heat loss in premature infants born at less than 36 weeks gestations...
  33. doi request reprint A descriptive study evaluating Health Canada's risk communications
    Justin Bateman
    CARE Program Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 20:1104-9. 2011
    ..In this descriptive study, we evaluated risk communications (RCs) issued by Health Canada for NHPs and for therapeutic products, looking for differences in a number of variables...
  34. pmc Study of natural health product adverse reactions (SONAR): active surveillance of adverse events following concurrent natural health product and prescription drug use in community pharmacies
    Sunita Vohra
    Complementary and Alternative Research Program CARE for Integrative Health and Healing, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e45196. 2012
    ..To conduct active surveillance in participating community pharmacies to identify adverse events related to concurrent NHP-prescription drug use...
  35. pmc Probiotics for pediatric antibiotic-associated diarrhea: a meta-analysis of randomized placebo-controlled trials
    Bradley C Johnston
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education CARE Program, Stollery Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta
    CMAJ 175:377-83. 2006
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Complementary, holistic, and integrative medicine: therapies for acute otitis media
    Cecilia Bukutu
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Rev 29:193-9. 2008
  37. doi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine use by pediatric specialty outpatients
    Denise Adams
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry and School of Public Health, University of Alberta, 8B19 11111 Jasper Ave, Edmonton General Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada T5K
    Pediatrics 131:225-32. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the prevalence and patterns of CAM use in 10 subspecialty clinics in Canada and to compare CAM use between 2 geographically diverse locations...
  38. ncbi request reprint Echinacea
    Theresa L Charrois
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Rev 27:385-7. 2006
  39. pmc Systematic review of outcome measures in pediatric eosinophilic esophagitis treatment trials
    Tamar Rubin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, 11405 87 Avenue, 3rd Floor, Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9 Canada
    Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 12:45. 2016
    ..As secondary objectives, we compared trial disease definition to established concensus guidelines, and the efficacy of current EoE treatments...
  40. doi request reprint PRISMA harms checklist: improving harms reporting in systematic reviews
    Liliane Zorzela
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, and Integrative Health Institute, University of Alberta, Edmonton, T6G 2C8, AB, Canada
    BMJ 352:i157. 2016
    ..Thus, a PRISMA harms checklist has been developed to improve harms reporting in systematic reviews, promoting a more balanced assessment of benefits and harms...
  41. pmc The safety of cruciferous plants in humans: a systematic review
    Ori Scott
    Pediatric Neurosciences, Department of Pediatrics, Stollery Children s Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton Clinic Health Academy ECHA, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Biomed Biotechnol 2012:503241. 2012
    ..Individuals treated with warfarin should consult their physician. Further investigation of uses of cruciferous plants in preventative medicine is warranted...
  42. doi request reprint Systematic reviews of TCM trials: how does inclusion of Chinese trials affect outcome?
    Denise Adams
    CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Evid Based Med 5:89-97. 2012
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  43. ncbi request reprint Complementary, holistic, and integrative medicine: butterbur
    Candace Sadler
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Rev 28:235-8. 2007
  44. doi request reprint Safety and tolerability of North American ginseng extract in the treatment of pediatric upper respiratory tract infection: a phase II randomized, controlled trial of 2 dosing schedules
    Sunita Vohra
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education CARE Program, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatrics 122:e402-10. 2008
    ....
  45. pmc Rhodiola rosea for physical and mental fatigue: a systematic review
    Sana Ishaque
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education Program, Department of Pediatrics, and School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:70. 2012
    ..To systematically review evidence of efficacy and safety of R. rosea for physical and mental fatigue...
  46. ncbi request reprint Complementary, holistic, and integrative medicine: St. John's wort
    Theresa L Charrois
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Rev 28:69-72. 2007
  47. doi request reprint Vitamin use among children attending a Canadian pediatric emergency department
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, BC Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Fundam Clin Pharmacol 25:131-7. 2011
    ..In light of these findings, pediatricians should ask about vitamin use and discuss with parents potential interactions and possible adverse effects...
  48. ncbi request reprint Community identification of natural health product-drug interactions
    Theresa L Charrois
    CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 41:1124-9. 2007
    ..Community pharmacists regularly field inquiries regarding NHPs. As such, pharmacists are ideally placed to answer questions about NHP use and interactions with other medications...
  49. doi request reprint Study of natural health product-drug adverse reactions (S.O.N.A.R.) in patients seeking mental health services
    Candace Necyk
    a Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Curr Med Res Opin 32:1335-43. 2016
    ..H.P.s) are frequently used by mental health patients, who are also more likely to be given prescription medications. Few patients report use of N.H.P.s to their health care providers, increasing the challenges of safe N.H.P. use...
  50. pmc Melatonin in Youth: N-of-1 trials in a stimulant-treated ADHD Population (MYNAP): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Salima Punja
    Complementary and Alternative Research Education CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, 1702 College Plaza, 8512 112 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2C8, Canada
    Trials 17:375. 2016
    ..Melatonin, a hormone and a popular natural health product, is commonly provided to children by parents and recommended by healthcare providers, but high quality pediatric evidence is lacking...
  51. doi request reprint Survey of Sedation and Analgesia Practice Among Canadian Pediatric Critical Care Physicians
    Gonzalo Garcia Guerra
    1Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada 2Stollery Children s Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada 3Pharmacy Services, Alberta Health Services Edmonton and Area, Edmonton, AB, Canada 4Integrative Health Institute, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 17:823-30. 2016
    ..We conducted this survey to better understand current comfort and sedation practices among Canadian pediatric intensivists...
  52. doi request reprint Barriers to Implementing a Reporting and Learning Patient Safety System: Pediatric Chiropractic Perspective
    Katherine A Pohlman
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Parker University, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Evid Based Complementary Altern Med 21:105-9. 2016
    ..To be successful, future patient safety studies with pediatric chiropractors need to ensure these barriers are understood and addressed. ..
  53. doi request reprint The safety of pediatric acupuncture: a systematic review
    Denise Adams
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatrics 128:e1575-87. 2011
    ..Acupuncture is increasingly used in children; however, the safety of pediatric acupuncture has yet to be reported from systematic review...
  54. pmc Quality of reporting in systematic reviews of adverse events: systematic review
    Liliane Zorzela
    Department of Pediatrics, 4 548 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMJ 348:f7668. 2014
    ..To examine the quality of reporting of harms in systematic reviews, and to determine the need for a reporting guideline specific for reviews of harms...
  55. ncbi request reprint Ethics of complementary and alternative medicine use in children
    Sunita Vohra
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education CARE Program, Stollery Children s Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Pediatr Clin North Am 54:875-84; x. 2007
    ..This article explores the major ethical principles involved in pediatric CAM use and how they affect clinical care and research...
  56. doi request reprint Complementary, holistic, and integrative medicine: autism spectrum disorder and gluten- and casein-free diet
    Cara Dosman
    Division of Developmental Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Rev 34:e36-41. 2013
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Heat Loss Prevention (HeLP) in the delivery room: A randomized controlled trial of polyethylene occlusive skin wrapping in very preterm infants
    Sunita Vohra
    Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University, the Children s Hospital of Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 145:750-3. 2004
    ..To determine if polyethylene occlusive skin wrapping of very preterm infants prevents heat loss after delivery better than conventional drying and to evaluate if any benefit is sustained after wrap removal...
  58. ncbi request reprint Peppermint oil
    Theresa L Charrois
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Rev 27:e49-51. 2006
  59. doi request reprint Potential vitamin-drug interactions in children: at a pediatric emergency department
    Ran D Goldman
    Pediatric Ress in Emergency Ther PRETx Program, Div of Pediatric Emergency Med, BC Children s Hosp, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, and Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Paediatr Drugs 11:251-7. 2009
    ..A significant increase in vitamin use has been observed in recent years and interactions between vitamins and medications have been reported...
  60. ncbi request reprint Complementary, holistic, and integrative medicine: cranberry
    Larissa Shamseer
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Rev 28:e43-5. 2007
  61. doi request reprint Maternal hypothyroidism may be associated with CHD in offspring
    Michael J Grattan
    1Division of Cardiology, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Cardiol Young 25:1247-53. 2015
    ..This study tested whether mothers with maternal hypothyroidism have increased odds of CHD in their offspring, and examined the relationship between CHD, maternal thyroid function, and nausea and vomiting in pregnancy...
  62. pmc Rhodiola rosea for mental and physical fatigue in nursing students: a randomized controlled trial
    Salima Punja
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e108416. 2014
    ..A well-designed, rigorously conducted randomized controlled trial is required before therapeutic claims for this product can be made...
  63. pmc The efficacy and safety of exogenous melatonin for primary sleep disorders. A meta-analysis
    Nina Buscemi
    Capital Health Evidence based Practice Centre, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 20:1151-8. 2005
    ..Exogenous melatonin has been increasingly used in the management of sleep disorders...
  64. ncbi request reprint Probiotics
    Theresa L Charrois
    Complementary and Alternative Research and Education CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Rev 27:137-9. 2006
  65. doi request reprint Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and the risk of acute lower respiratory tract infection in early childhood
    Daniel E Roth
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Infect Dis 197:676-80. 2008
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Initial successes and challenges in the development of a pediatric resident research curriculum
    Daniel E Roth
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Pediatr 149:149-50. 2006
  67. ncbi request reprint Pediatric guidelines
    Kathi J Kemper
    Explore (NY) 2:386-7. 2006
  68. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of pediatric and adolescent patients attending a naturopathic college clinic in Canada
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 115:e338-43. 2005
    ..We also determined factors associated with the use of CAM products and vaccination status...
  69. doi request reprint MotherNature: establishing a Canadian research network for natural health products (NHPs) during pregnancy and lactation
    Gideon Koren
    Motherisk Program, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Altern Complement Med 14:369-72. 2008
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Teaching evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine: 2. A conceptual approach to causation-part 1
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Altern Complement Med 8:379-83. 2002
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint Complementary, holistic, and integrative medicine: colic
    Lawrence D Rosen
    Chair, Integrative Pediatrics Council, Old Tappen, NJ, USA
    Pediatr Rev 28:381-5. 2007
  72. ncbi request reprint Addressing the emergence of pediatric vaccination concerns: recommendations from a Canadian policy analysis
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
    Can J Public Health 97:139-41. 2006
    ..However, such an investment is easy to justify given the benefits offered by pediatric vaccination and the ramifications of failing to maintain confidence in vaccination programs or missing a vaccine-related adverse event...
  73. ncbi request reprint Teaching evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine: 2. A conceptual approach to causation-part 2
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Altern Complement Med 8:385-9. 2002
    ..more likely to lead to disease? Is there evidence from several different studies showing the same association? Does withdrawal of the cause result in loss of the effect? Is there a biologic model that can explain the causal relationship?..