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Prevalence of Depression During Pregnancy: Systematic Review
OBJECTIVE: Current estimates of the prevalence of depression during pregnancy vary widely. A more precise estimate is required to identify the level of disease burden and develop strategies forExpand
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Premature Infant Pain Profile: development and initial validation.
OBJECTIVE Inadequate assessment of pain in premature infants is a persistent clinical problem. The objective of this research was to develop and validate a measure for assessing pain in prematureExpand
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Psychological interventions for needle-related procedural pain and distress in children and adolescents.
For the current issue of the Journal, we asked Drs Anna Taddio and C Meghan McMurtry to comment on and put into context the Cochrane Review on psychological interventions for needle-relatedExpand
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Effect of neonatal circumcision on pain response during subsequent routine vaccination
BACKGROUND Preliminary studies suggested that pain experienced by infants in the neonatal period may have long-lasting effects on future infant behaviour. The objectives of this study were to findExpand
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A revised measure of acute pain in infants.
Acute pain in infants is not assessed or managed optimally. The objectives of the study were (a) to adapt a behavioral pain assessment measure (Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario Pain Scale,Expand
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Reducing the pain of childhood vaccination: an evidence-based clinical practice guideline
CMAJ • DECEMBER 14, 2010 • 182(18) © 2010 Canadian Medical Association or its licensors E843 Injections for vaccinations, the most common source of iatrogenic pain in childhood, are administeredExpand
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Inadequate pain management during routine childhood immunizations: the nerve of it.
BACKGROUND Immunization is regarded as one of the most significant medical achievements of all time. Recently, increasing attention has been paid to the pain resulting from routine childhoodExpand
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Conditioning and hyperalgesia in newborns exposed to repeated heel lances.
CONTEXT Hospitalized infants undergo repeated invasive procedures. It is unknown whether cumulative experiences with pain lead to anticipatory pain behaviors and hyperalgesia. OBJECTIVES ToExpand
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Use of antidepressants by pregnant women: Evaluation of perception of risk, efficacy of evidence based counseling and determinants of decision making
SummaryBackground: The World Health Organization predicts that by 2012, depression will be the number one disease in the world. Thus, many women who become pregnant will require treatment withExpand
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The Premature Infant Pain Profile-Revised (PIPP-R): Initial Validation and Feasibility
Objectives:To describe revisions to the Premature Infant Pain Profile (PIPP) and initial construct validation and feasibility of the Premature Infant Pain Profile-Revised (PIPP-R). Methods:The PIPPExpand
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