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Denise Harrison, RN, PhD
613-737-7600 ext: 4140
dharrison@cheo.on.ca

Publications

Selected Publications

 
  1. Stevens B, Yamada J, Campbell-Yeo M, Gibbins S, Harrison D, Dionne K, Taddio A, McNair C, Willan A, Ballantyne M,  Widger K, Sidani S, Estabrooks C, Synnes A, Squires J, Victor C, Riahi S. (2018). The minimally effective dose of sucrose for procedural pain relief in neonates: A randomized control trial. BMC Pediatrics. 2018; 18(85). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12887-018-1026-x  
  2. Harrison D, Larocque C, Reszel J, Harrold J, Aubertin C. Be Sweet to Babies during Painful Procedures: A pilot evaluation of a parent-targeted video. Advances in Neonatal Care. 2017; 17(5): 372-380. doi: 10.1097/ANC.0000000000000425.  
  3. Harrison D, Reszel J, Dagg B, Aubertin C, Bueno M, Dunn S, Fuller A, Harrold J, Larocque C, Nicholls S, Sampson M. Pain management during newborn screening – Using YouTube to disseminate effective pain management strategies. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing. 2017; 31(2): 172-177. doi: 10.1097/JPN.0000000000000255  
  4. Harrison D, Larocque C, Bueno M, Stokes Y, Turner L, Hutton B, Stevens B. Sweet Solutions to Reduce Procedural Pain in Neonates: A Meta-Analysis. Pediatrics. 2017; 139(1): pii: e20160955. doi: 10.1542/peds.2016-0955
  5. Harrison D, Reszel J, Bueno M, Sampson M, Shah VS, Taddio A, Larocque C, Turner L. Breastfeeding for procedural pain in infants beyond the neonatal period. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2016; 10: CD011248. 
  6. Harrison D, Reszel J, Wilding J, Abdulla K, Bueno M, Campbell-Yeo M, Harrold J, Nicholls S, Squires J, Stevens B. Neuroprotective Core Measure 5: Minimizing Stress and Pain—Neonatal pain management practices during heel lance and venipuncture in Ontario, Canada. Newborn and Infant Nursing Reviews. 2015; 15: 116-123.
  7. Harrison D, Reszel J, Barrowman N, Martelli B, Sharp D, Vaillancourt R. Be Sweet to Toddlers during needles: Pilot RCT of sucrose compared to placebo. Nursing Reports. 2015; 5(1): 19-21.
  8. Harrison D, Yamada J, Adams-Webber T, Ohlsson A, Beyene J, Stevens B. Sweet-tasting solutions for needle-related procedural pain in children aged one to 16 years. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2015; 5:CD008408.
  9. Harrison D, Bueno M, Reszel J. Prevention and management of pain and stress in the neonate. Research and Reports in Neonatalogy. 2015; 5:9-16. http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/RRN.S52378.
  10. Harrison D, Sampson M, Reszel J, Abdulla K, Barrowman N, Cumber J, Fuller A, Li C, Nicholls S, Pound CM. Too many crying babies: A systematic review of pain management practices during immunizations on YouTube. BMC Pediatrics. 2014; 14(134). doi: 10.1186/1471-2431-14-134

Publications from last 5 years:

  1. Ouach I, Reszel J, Patel Y, Tibbles J, Ullyot N, Wilding J, Harrison D. Children’s pain and distress at a public influenza vaccination clinic: A parent survey and public observation study. Journal of Community Health. 2019; 44(2):322–331. doi: 10.1007/s10900-018-0590-1.
  2. Lavin Venegas C, Taljaard M, Reszel J, Dunn S, Graham ID, Harrold J, Larocque C, Nicholls B, Nicholls S, O’Flaherty P, Squires J, Stevens B, Trépanier MJ, Harrison D. A parent-targeted and mediated video intervention to improve uptake of pain treatment for infants during newborn screening: A pilot randomized controlled trial. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing. 2019; 33(1): 74–81. doi: 10.1097/JPN.0000000000000386
  3. Ramos M, Candido LK, Costa T, Leite AC, Manzo B, Duarte E, Harrison D, Bueno M. Painful procedures and analgesia in hospitalized newborns: a prospective longitudinal study. Journal of Neonatal Nursing. 2019; 25(1): 26-31. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnn.2018.08.003
  4. Harrison D, Modanloo S, Desrosiers A, Poliquin L, Bueno M, Reszel J, Sampson M. A systematic review of YouTube videos on pain management during newborn blood tests. Journal of Neonatal Nursing. 2018;24(6):325-330. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnn.2018.05.004
  5. Harrison D, Zhou Y, McArthur L. Effectiveness of parents and clinicians working together to improve pain management in newborns. CMAJ, 2018 190 (Suppl) S26-S27; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.180338
  6. Ismail A, Forgeron P, Polomeno V, Gharaibeh H, Harrison D. Pain management practice and guidelines in Jordanian pediatric intensive care units. Pain Management Nursing. 2018; 19(2):195-203. doi: 10.1016/j.pmn.2017.07.004. 
  7. Bueno M, Nogueira R, Camargo PP, Costa T, Harrison D. Evaluation of a parent -targeted video in Portuguese to improve pain management practices in neonates. Journal of Clinical Nursing. 2018; 27(5-6):1153-1159. doi: 10.1111/jocn.14147
  8. Crellin D, Babl F, Santamaria N, Harrison D. (2018). The psychometric properties of the MBPS scale used to assess procedural pain. The Journal of Pain. 2018; 19(6):660-669. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2018.01.012.
  9. Marshall C, Forgeron P, Harrison D, Young NL. Exploration of nurses' pediatric pain management experiences in rural hospitals: A qualitative descriptive study. Applied Nursing Research. 2018; 42:89-97. doi: 10.1016/j.apnr.2018.06.009. 
  10. Crellin D, Babl F, Santamaria N, Harrison D. A Systematic Review of the Psychometric Properties of the Modified Behavioral Pain Scale (MBPS). Journal of Pediatric Nursing. 2018; 40:14-26.
  11. Higginson A, Forgeron P, Dick B, Harrison D. Moving on: A survey of Canadian nurses’ self-reported transition practices for young people with chronic pain. Canadian Journal of Pain. 2018; 2(1): 169-181. doi: 10.1080/24740527.2018.1484663
  12. LeBlanc A, Fothergill Bourbonnais F, Harrison D, Tousignant K. The experience of intensive care nurses caring for patients with delirium: A phenomenological study. Intensive and Critical Care Nursing. 2018; 44(2018):92-98. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.iccn.2017.09.002
  13. Crellin D, Harrison D, Santamaria N, Huque H, Babl F. The psychometric properties of the FLACC scale used to assess procedural pain. The Journal of Pain. 2018; 19(8); 862-872. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2018.02.013.
  14. Ismail A, Squires J, Forgeron P, Polomeno V, Gharaibeh H, Harrison D. The influence of context on utilizing research evidence for pain management in Jordanian Pediatric Intensive Care Units (PICU). Journal of Pediatric Nursing. 2018; 38:e39-e46. doi: 10.1016/j.pedn.2017.10.012
  15. Stevens B, Yamada J, Campbell-Yeo M, Gibbins S, Harrison D, Dionne K, Taddio A, McNair C, Willan A, Ballantyne M, Widger K, Sidani S, Estabrooks C, Synnes A, Squires J, Victor C, Riahi S. (2018). The minimally effective dose of sucrose for procedural pain relief in neonates: A randomized control trial. BMC Pediatrics. 2018; 18(85). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12887-018-1026-x
  16. Campbell-Yeo M, Dol J, Disher T, Benoit B, Sheffield K, Chambers CT, Harrison D, Hewitt B, Jangaard K, Orr T, Stinson J, Taddio A, Totten A. The Power of a Parent's Touch: Evaluation of reach and impact of a targeted evidence-based YouTube video. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing. 2017; 31(4):341-349. doi: 10.1097/JPN.0000000000000263
  17. Harrison D, Larocque C, Reszel J, Harrold J, Aubertin C. Be Sweet to Babies during Painful Procedures: A pilot evaluation of a parent-targeted video. Advances in Neonatal Care. 2017; 17(5):372-380. doi: 10.1097/ANC.0000000000000425.
  18. Crellin D, Harrison D, Hutchinson A, Schuster T, Santamaria N, Babl FE. Procedural Pain Scale Evaluation (PROPoSE) study: protocol for an evaluation of the psychometric properties of behavioural pain scales for the assessment of procedural pain in infants and children aged 6–42 months. BMJ Open. 2017; 7:e016225. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016225
  19. Harrison D, Reszel J, Dagg B, Aubertin C, Bueno M, Dunn S, Fuller A, Harrold J, Larocque C, Nicholls S, Sampson M. Pain management during newborn screening – Using YouTube to disseminate effective pain management strategies. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing. 2017; 31(2):172-177. doi: 10.1097/JPN.0000000000000255
  20. Bueno M, Nishi E, Costa T, Freire L, Harrison D. Blood sampling in newborns: a systematic review of YouTube videos. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing. 2017; 31(2):160-165. doi: 10.1097/JPN.0000000000000254
  21. Costa T, Rossato LM, Bueno M, Secco IL, Sposito NPB, Harrison D, de Freitas JS. Nurses’ knowledge and practices regarding pain management in newborns. Rev Esc Enferm USP. 2017; 51:e03210. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1980-220X2016034403210
  22. Yamada J, Squires JE, Estabrooks CA, Victor C, Stevens B, CIHR Team in Children’s Pain. The role of organizational context in moderating the effect of research use on pain outcomes in hospitalized children: a cross sectional study. BMC Health Services Research. 2017; 17(1):68. doi: 10.1186/s12913-017-2029-2
  23. Harrison D, Larocque C, Bueno M, Stokes Y, Turner L, Hutton B, Stevens B. Sweet Solutions to Reduce Procedural Pain in Neonates: A Meta-Analysis. Pediatrics. 2017; 139(1): pii: e20160955. doi: 10.1542/peds.2016-0955
  24. Chen S, Zhang Q, Xie RH, Wen SW, Harrison D. What is the best pain management during gastric tube insertion for infants aged 0-12 months: A systematic review. Journal of Pediatric Nursing. 2017; 34: 78-83. doi: 10.1016/j.pedn.2016.12.015
  25. Harrison D, Reszel J, Bueno M, Sampson M, Shah V, Taddio A, Larocque C, Turner L. Breastfeeding for procedural pain in infants beyond the neonatal period (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2016; Issue 10. Art No.: CD011248. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD011248.pub2.
  26. Harrison D, Wilding J, Bowman A, Fuller A, Nicholls SG, Pound CM, Reszel J, Sampson M. Using YouTube to disseminate effective vaccination pain treatment for babies. PLoS ONE. 2016; 11(1): e0164123. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0164123
  27. Chen SL, Harrison D, Huang RR, Zhang Q, Xie RH, Wen SW. Efficacy of sweet solutions in relieving pain caused by vaccination in infants aged 1 to 12 months: a systematic review. Chinese Journal of Contemporary Pediatrics. 2016; 18(6):534-540.
  28. Stevens B, Yamada J, Promislow S, Barwick M, Pinard M, and the CIHR Team in Children's Pain. Pain assessment and management after a knowledge translation booster intervention. Pediatrics. 2016; 138(4). doi: 10.1542/peds.2015-3468
  29. Harrison D. NPCHN Cochrane Review Summary: Sweet tasting solutions for reduction of needle-related procedural pain in children aged one to 16 years. Neonatal, Paediatric and Child Health Nursing. 2016; 19(1): 24-25.
  30. Crellin D, Harrison D, Santamaria N, Babl FE. Systematic Review of the FLACC scale for assessing pain in infants and children: is it reliable, valid and feasible for use? PAIN. 2015; 156(11): 2132-2151.
  31. Harrison D, Reszel J, Wilding J, Abdulla K, Bueno M, Campbell-Yeo M, Harrold J, Nicholls S, Squires J, Stevens B. Neuroprotective Core Measure 5: Minimizing Stress and Pain—Neonatal pain management practices during heel lance and venipuncture in Ontario, Canada. Newborn and Infant Nursing Reviews. 2015; 15:116-123. http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.nainr.2015.06.010
  32. Harrison D, Reszel J, Barrowman N, Martelli B, Sharp D, Vaillancourt R. Be Sweet to Toddlers during needles: Pilot RCT of sucrose compared to placebo. Nursing Reports. 2015; 15(1):19-21. doi: 10.4081/nursrep.2015.5218
  33. Harrison D, Yamada J, Adams-Webber T, Ohlsson A, Beyene J, Stevens B. Sweet-tasting solutions for needle-related procedural pain in children aged one to 16 years. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2015; Issue 5. Art No.: CD008408. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD008408.pub3
  34. Russell K & Harrison D. Managing pain in early childhood immunisation. Kai Tiaki Nursing New Zealand. 2015; 21(2):22-24.
  35. Feenstra B, Lawson ML, Harrison D, Boland L, Stacey D. Decision coaching using the Ottawa Family Decision Guide with parents and their children: A field testing study. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making. 2015; 15(5). doi: 10.1186/s12911-014-0126-2
  36. Desrosiers A, Letham A, Harrison D. Use of facial expressions for pain assessment in infants during acute painful procedures. Pediatric Pain Letter. 2015; 17(1): 5-8.
  37. Harrison D, Bueno M, Reszel J. Prevention and management of pain and stress in the neonate. Research and Reports in Neonatalogy. 2015; 5:9-16. http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/RRN.S52378.
  38. Stevens B, Yamada J, Promislow S, Stinson J, Harrison D, Victor JC. Implementation of multidimensional knowledge translation strategies to improve procedural pain in hospitalized children. Implementation Science. 2014; 9 (120). doi:10.1186/s13012-014-0120-1
  39. Rennick JE, Dougherty G, Chambers C, Stremler R, Childerhose JE, Stack MD, Harrison D, Campbell-Yeo M, Dryden-Palmer K, Zhang X, Hutchison J. Children's psychological and behavioral responses following pediatric intensive care unit hospitalization: The caring intensively study. BMC Pediatrics. 2014; 14(276). doi: 10.1186/1471-2431-14-276
  40. Harrison D, Reszel J, Bueno M, Sampson M, Shah VS, Taddio A, Larocque C, Turner L. Breastfeeding for procedural pain in infants beyond the neonatal period (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2014 (August); Issue 8. Art No.: CD011248. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD011248
  41. Harrison D, Sampson M, Reszel J, Abdulla K, Barrowman N, Cumber J, Fuller A, Li C, Nicholls S, Pound CM. Too many crying babies: A systematic review of pain management practices during immunizations on YouTube. BMC Pediatrics.2014; 14(134). doi: 10.1186/1471-2431-14-134
  42. Feenstra B, Boland L, Lawson M, Harrison D, Kryworuchko J, Leblanc M, Stacey D. Interventions to Support Children's Engagement in Health-Related Decisions: A Systematic Review. BMC Pediatrics. 2014; 14(109). doi: 10.1186/1471-2431-14-109
  43. Harrison D, Elia S, Manias E, Royle J. Sucrose and lollypops to reduce immunization pain in toddlers and young children: Two pilot randomized controlled trials. Neonatal, Paediatric and Child Health Nursing. 2014; 17(1):19-26.
  44. Harrison D, Joly C, Chretien C, Cochrane S, Ellis J, Lamontagne C, Vaillancourt R. Pain Prevalence in a Pediatric Hospital: Raising Awareness during Pain Awareness Week. Pain Research & Management. 2014; 19(1):e24-e30. PMID: 24422206