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Contemporary Use of the Cold Pressor Task in Pediatric Pain Research: A Systematic Review of Methods
(Sciene Direct, 2012)
The cold pressor task (CPT) is an ethical experimental pain task widely used by pediatric pain researchers to examine a variety of important theoretical and clinical questions. The purpose of this systematic review was to ...
Caregiver accuracy in detecting deception in facial expressions of pain in children
Facial expressions provide a primary source of inference about a child’s pain. Although facial expressions typically appear spontaneous, children have some capacity to fake or suppress displays of pain, thereby potentially ...
Children’s Fear during Procedural Pain: Preliminary Investigation of the Children’s Fear Scale
(American Psychological Association, 2011-08-01)
Many children consider getting a needle to be one of their most feared and painful experiences. Differentiating between a child’s experience of fear and pain is critical to appropriate intervention. There is no gold standard ...
When “Don’t Worry” Communicates Fear: Children’s Perceptions of Parental Reassurance and Distraction during a Painful Medical Procedure
(Wolters Kluwer, 2010)
hildren's distress during painful medical procedures is strongly influenced by adult behavior. Adult reassurance (e.g., "it's okay") is associated with increased child distress whereas distraction is associated with increased ...
The role of trait mindfulness in the pain experience of adolescents
Trait mindfulness appears to mitigate pain among adult clinical populations, and has a unique relationship with pain catastrophizing. However, little is understood about this phenomenon among adolescents. The association ...
Dyadic analysis of child and parent trait and state pain catastrophizing in the process of children's pain communication
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2016)
Explored separately, child and parent catastrophic thoughts about child pain show robust negative relations with child pain. The objective of this study was to conduct a dyadic analysis to elucidate intra- and inter-personal ...
When does pain matter? Acknowledging the subjectivity of clinical significance.
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012)
Lost in translation: A cautionary note about presentation of non-English measures in English language journals
(Wolters Kluwer Health, 2013)
Sex differences in experimental pain among healthy children: A systematic review and meta-analysis
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014)
Sex differences in response to experimental pain are commonly reported in systematic reviews in the adult literature. The objective of the present research was to conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis of sex ...
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Pediatric Chronic Pain: The Problem, Research, and Practice
The purpose of this paper is to outline the rationale and use of cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) for the treatment of pediatric chronic pain. The paper begins by demonstrating the scope and impact of the problem of ...