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Non-pharmacological management of infant and young child procedural pain: An abridged Cochrane review
(Pain and Research Management, 2011)
BACKGROUND: Acute pain and distress during medical procedures are commonplace for young children. OBJECTIVE: To assess the efficacy of nonpharmacological interventions for acute procedural pain in children up to three ...
The relationship between caregiver sensitivity and infant pain behaviors across the first year of life.
Recent research has begun to examine discrete caregiver pain management behaviors in the infant immunization context. However, there is a dearth of research exploring more global caregiving constructs, such as emotional ...
Research and Development of Drugs for Developing Countries Faces Many Barriers
R&D for neglected diseases faces a number of barriers. In order to expand R&D, all of the actors – governments, companies, and NGOs, among others – need to work together on solutions. The limitations of the prize fund model ...
Community-Based Discharge Planning Improves Health Services
Basing discharge services in the community has improved services for people transitioning out of an acute care mental healthcare facility. It has also reduced readmissions rates, curbing the demand for inpatient services ...
Clinical Trials Are Heavily Influenced by Drug Companies
Despite its stated interest in openness and transparency, Health Canada continues to deny the public access to information about clinical trials. It is also moving at a snail’s pace in developing a policy on clinical trials ...
Cultural Continuity Reduces Suicide Risk Among Aboriginal Peoples
Aboriginal communities that give their citizens a sense of a shared past and a promising future are less vulnerable to suicide. People who see their identity as something that persists over time are less inclined to take ...
Changes to Housing and Income Policies Threaten Women's Health
Public policy changes with regards to housing and income can have serious effects on a person’s health. The most vulnerable to these effects include lone parent families. Lone parent families led by men are just as vulnerable ...
Barriers Exist for Newcomers to Access Spaces for Sport and Recreation
Newcomers and other groups experience barriers from being active in sports and physical activity. This is a result of institutional racism. Many spaces do not address the varied and distinct needs of different groups, ...
Sweden Tops Canada in Care for the Aged
Because of their resources and the way their work is organized, Swedish care workers can provide better care than their Canadian counterparts. They are better placed to improve living conditions for their residents and themselves.
How Can You Attract Angel Investors to Your Business?
Today, business angels use a shortcut method to cut down the new business ventures eligible for funding. Entrepreneurs should consider how these decisions are made when they seek financing.
Gender, sexuality and the discursive representation of access and equity in health services literature: Implications for LGBT communities
(BioMed Central, 2011)
Background This article considers how health services access and equity documents represent the problem of access to health services and what the effects of that representation might be for lesbian, gay, bisexual and ...
Access & Equity in Home Care: Enhancing Access for Diverse & LGBT Populations
(LGBTTQI Home Care Access Project, 2011)
Brochure about the Churchill Community of Knowledge Digital Archive Project
What is an Institutional Repository? An Institutional Repository is a type of Digital Archive hosted by an academic library. It is an Open Access online resource containing many different kinds of digitized content. Items ...
Usability Testing of VuFind at an Academic Library
The purpose of this paper is to present the findings of an academic library's implementation of a discovery layer (VuFind 1.0 RC1) as a next-generation catalogue, based on usability testing and an online survey.
Mon Coeur mis à Nu (2011)
(Glendon College Creative Writing and Dramatic Arts Program, 2011-03-24)
Archival file for the Glendon College production of Mon coeur mis à Nu, directed by Louise Nolan. The play was performed March 24th - 26th, 2011.
The Treatment (2011)
(Glendon College Creative Writing and Dramatic Arts Program, 2011-03-01)
Archival file for the Glendon College production of Martin Crimp`s The Treatment directed by Aleksander Sasha Lukac. The Play was performed March 1st - 5th, 2011.
A simultaneous test of the relationship between identified psychosocial risk factors and recurrent events in coronary artery disease patients
Psychosocial factors are increasingly recognized as risk indicators for coronary artery disease (CAD) prognosis, and they are likely interrelated. The objective of this study is to simultaneously test the relationship ...