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  1. Fortier MA, Chou J, Maurer EL, Kain ZN. Acute to chronic postoperative pain in children: preliminary findings. J Ped Surg 2011;46:1700-1705.
  2. Fortier MA, Martin SR, Maclaren Chorney J, Mayes LC, Kain ZN. Preoperative anxiety in adolescents undergoing surgery: a pilot study. Paediatr Anaesth 2011;21:969-73.
  3. Fortier MA, Martin SR, Kain DI, Tan ET, Huszti H. Wahi A. Desire for perioperative information and parental ethnicity. Pediatric Anesthesia 2011 doi: 10.1111/j/1460-9592.2011.03593.x
  4. Fortier MA, Martin SR, Kain DI, Tan ET. Parental attitudes regarding analgesic use for children: differences in ethnicity and language. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 2011:46:2140-5.
  5. Fortier MA, Sender LS, Kain ZN. Management of pediatric oncology pain in the home setting: The next frontier. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2011;33:249-250.
  6. Martin SR, Chorney JM, Tan ET, Fortier MA, Blount RL, Wald SH, Shapiro NL, Strom SL, Patel S, Kain ZN. Changing Healthcare Providers’ Behavior during Pediatric Inductions with an Empirically Based Intervention. Anesthesiology 2011;115:18-27.
  7. Strom S, Kain ZN. Commentary on ‘Non-pharmacological interventions for assisting the induction of anesthesia in children’. Evidence-Based Child Health: A Cochrane Review Journal 2011;6:137-140.
  8. Batista ML, Fortier MA, Maurer EL, Tan E, Huszti HC, Kain ZN. Exploring the impact of ethnicity and language on parental perceptions of children’s pain. Child Health Care 2012;41:97-110.
  9. Chorney JM, Tan ET, Martin SR, Fortier MA, Kain ZN. Children's behavior in the postanesthesia care unit: the development of the child behavior coding system-PACU (CBCS-P). J Pediatr Psychol 2012;37:338-47.
  10. Fortier MA, Wahi A, Maurer EL, Tan ET, Sender LS, Kain ZN. Attitudes regarding analgesic use and pain expression in parents of children with cancer. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2012;34:257-62.
  11. Fortier MA, Gomez SH, Kain A. Motivation and parental presence during induction of anesthesia: An examination of the role of ethnicity and language. Pediatric Anesthesia. 2012 [Epub ahead of print.}
  12. Fortier MA, Tan ET, Mayes LC, Wahi A, Rosenbaum A, Strom S, Santistevan R, Kain ZN. Ethnicity and parental report of postoperative behavioral changes in children. Paediatr Anaesth 2013;23:422-8.
  13. Ahn JC, Fortier MA, Kain ZN. Acute to chronic postoperative pain in children: does it exist? Pain Management 2012;2:421-3.
  14. Chorney JM, Tan ET, Kain ZN. Adult-child interactions in the postanesthesia care unit: behavior matters. Anesthesiology 2013;118:834-41.
  15. Fortier MA, Batista ML, Wahi A, Kain A, Strom S, Sender LS. Illness uncertainty and quality of life in children with cancer. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2013;35:366-70.
  16. Wang SM, Fortier MA, Cheng DY, Perret Karimi D, Hata JT, Tan ET, Kain ZN. The impact of major life events on the use of complementary and alternative medicine among individuals with chronic pain: a cross-sectional study. Adv Mind Body Med 2013;27:7-13.
  17. Fortier MA, Wahi A, Bruce C, Maurer EL, Stevenson R. (2013) Pain management at home in children with cancer: A daily diary study. Pediatric Blood Cancer, 2014;61(6):1029-1033.
  18. Fortier MA, Gillis S, Gomez SH, Wang S-M, Tan ET, Kain ZN. (2014). Attitudes toward and use of complementary and alternative medicine among Hispanic and White mothers. Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine. 2014;20(1):13-19
  19. Quinn GP, Murphy D, Fortier MA, Sehovic I, Eddleton KZ, Huang IC. Quality of life tools and young adult survivors of pediatric cancer: A commentary on the need to examine perceptions of romantic relationships. JAYAO 2014;3(1):47-49.
  20. Zolghadr S, Fortier MA, Winckler B, Kain ZN. An examination of child temperament as a predictor of parental post-operative analgesic administration. J Ped Surg 2014;49:1315-8.
  21. Jenkins BN, Fortier MA, Kaplan SH, Kain ZN. Development of a short version of the modified Yale Preoperative Anxiety Scale. Anes Analg 2014;119(3):643-50.
  22. Fortier, MA, Kain, ZN. Treating Perioperative Anxiety and Pain in Children: A Tailored and Innovative Approach. Pediatric Anesthesia. 2015;25(1):27-35.
  23. Jenkins BN, Fortier MA. Development and cultural perspectives on children’s postoperative pain management at home. Pain Manag. 2014;4(6):407-12.
  24. Kain ZN, Fortier MA, Chorney J, Mayes L. Web-based tailored intervention for preparation of parents and children for outpatient surgery (WebTIPS): Development. Anesth Analg. [In press].
  25. Fortier MA, Bunzli E, Walthall J, Olshansky E, Saadat H, Santistevan R, Mayes L, Kain ZN. Web-based tailored intervention for preparation of parents and children for outpatient surgery (WebTIPS): Formative evaluation and randomized controlled trial. Anesth Analg. 2015;120:915-22.
  26. Jenkins BN, Vincent N, Fortier MA. Differences in Referral and Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine between Pediatric Providers and Patients. Complementary Therapies in Medicine. 2015;23:462-8.
  27. Wahi A, Phelan M, Sherman-Bien S, Sender L, Fortier MA. The Impact of Ethnicity, Language, and Anxiety on Quality of Life in Children With Cancer. Applied Research in Quality of Life. 2015;DOI 10.1007/s11482-015-9399-6.
  28. Jenkins BN, Kain ZN, Kaplan SH, Stevenson RS, Mayes LC, Guadarrama J, Fortier MA. Revisiting a measure of child postoperative recovery: Development of the Post Hospitalization Behavior Questionnaire for Ambulatory Surgery. Pediatr Anaesth. 2015;25:738-45.
  29. Link C, Fortier MA. The relationship between parent trait anxiety and parent-reported pain, solicitous behaviors, and quality of life impairment in children with cancer. J Ped Hem Onc. 2016;38:58-62.
  30. Fortier MA, Kain ZN. Pain after pediatric surgery: A commentary on Rabbitts, Zhou, Groenewald, Durkin and Palermo. Pain. 2015;156:2111-2.
  31. Brown R, Fortier MA, Zolghadr S, Gulur P, Jenkins BN, Kain ZN. Postoperative pain management in children of Hispanic origin: A descriptive cohort study. Anesth Analg. 2016;122:497-502.
  32. Min CB, Kain ZN, Stevenson RS, Gentle BN, Fortier MA. A randomized trial examining preoperative sedative medication and postoperative sleep in children. J Clin Anes. 2016;30:15-20.
  33. Rosales AR, Fortier MA, Campos B, Kain ZN. Postoperative pain management in Latino families: Parent beliefs about analgesic predict analgesic doses provided to children. Ped Anes. 2016;26:307-14.
  34. Stevenson RS, Rosales A, Fortier MA, Campos B, Golianu B, Zuk J, Gold J, Kain ZN. The role of ethnicity and acculturation in preoperative distress in parents of children undergoing surgery. J Immigr Minor Health. 2016; [Epub ahead of print].
  35. Ruiz ME, Sender L, Torno L, Fortier MA. The associations of age and ethnicity on substance use behaviors of adolescent and young adult childhood cancer survivors. Psycho-Oncology. 2016; [accepted].