Keywords
Last Name
Institution

Xiaomei Cong PhD

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Connecticut
DepartmentNursing Instruction and Research
AddressUNIT 2026
Storrs Hall, UNIT 2026
231 Glenbrook Rd
Phone860-486-2694
vCardDownload vCard

    Collapse Bibliographic 
    Collapse selected publications
    Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
    List All   |   Timeline
    1. D'Agata AL, Young EE, Cong X, Grasso DJ, McGrath JM. Infant Medical Trauma in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (IMTN): A Proposed Concept for Science and Practice. Adv Neonatal Care. 2016 Aug; 16(4):289-97. PMID: 27391564.
      View in: PubMed
    2. French CA, Cong X, Chung KS. Labor Epidural Analgesia and Breastfeeding: A Systematic Review. J Hum Lact. 2016 Aug; 32(3):507-20. PMID: 27121239.
      View in: PubMed
    3. Cong X, Xu W, Janton S, Henderson WA, Matson A, McGrath JM, Maas K, Graf J. Gut Microbiome Developmental Patterns in Early Life of Preterm Infants: Impacts of Feeding and Gender. PLoS One. 2016; 11(4):e0152751. PMID: 27111847.
      View in: PubMed
    4. Cong X, Henderson WA, Graf J, McGrath JM. Early Life Experience and Gut Microbiome: The Brain-Gut-Microbiota Signaling System. Adv Neonatal Care. 2015 Oct; 15(5):314-23. PMID: 26240939; PMCID: PMC4583334 [Available on 10/01/16].
    5. Lucas R, Judge M, Sajdlowska J, Cong X, McGrath JM, Brandon D. Effect of Maternal Body Mass Index on Infant Breastfeeding Behaviors and Exclusive Direct Breastfeeding. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2015 Nov; 44(6):772-83. PMID: 26402851.
      View in: PubMed
    6. Cong X, Ludington-Hoe SM, Hussain N, Cusson RM, Walsh S, Vazquez V, Briere CE, Vittner D. Parental oxytocin responses during skin-to-skin contact in pre-term infants. Early Hum Dev. 2015 Jul; 91(7):401-6. PMID: 25988992.
      View in: PubMed
    7. Briere CE, McGrath JM, Cong X, Brownell E, Cusson R. Direct-Breastfeeding Premature Infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. J Hum Lact. 2015 Aug; 31(3):386-92. PMID: 25900843.
      View in: PubMed
    8. Cong X. Heel stick test for obtaining blood samples in neonates: both swaddling and heel warming may help, but heel warming appears to provide greater pain reduction. Evid Based Nurs. 2015 Oct; 18(4):118. PMID: 25883132.
      View in: PubMed
    9. Vazquez V, Cong X, DeJong A. Maternal and Paternal Knowledge and Perceptions Regarding Infant Pain in the NICU. Neonatal Netw. 2015; 34(6):337-44. PMID: 26803015.
      View in: PubMed
    10. Briere CE, McGrath J, Cong X, Cusson R. An integrative review of factors that influence breastfeeding duration for premature infants after NICU hospitalization. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2014 May-Jun; 43(3):272-81. PMID: 24689979.
      View in: PubMed
    11. Cong X, McGrath JM, Delaney C, Chen H, Liang S, Vazquez V, Keating L, Chang K, Dejong A. Neonatal nurses' perceptions of pain management: survey of the United States and China. Pain Manag Nurs. 2014 Dec; 15(4):834-44. PMID: 24508269.
      View in: PubMed
    12. Briere CE, McGrath J, Cong X, Cusson R. State of the science: a contemporary review of feeding readiness in the preterm infant. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs. 2014 Jan-Mar; 28(1):51-8; quiz E3-4. PMID: 24476652.
      View in: PubMed
    13. Cong X, McGrath JM, Cusson RM, Zhang D. Pain assessment and measurement in neonates: an updated review. Adv Neonatal Care. 2013 Dec; 13(6):379-95. PMID: 24300956.
      View in: PubMed
    14. Cong X, Delaney C, Vazquez V. Neonatal nurses' perceptions of pain assessment and management in NICUs: a national survey. Adv Neonatal Care. 2013 Oct; 13(5):353-60. PMID: 24042143.
      View in: PubMed
    15. Cong X, Ludington-Hoe S, Vazquez V, Zhang D, Zaffetti S. Ergonomic procedure for heel sticks and shots in Kangaroo Care (skin-to-skin) position. Neonatal Netw. 2013 Sep-Oct; 32(5):353-7. PMID: 23985473.
      View in: PubMed
    16. Cong X, Cusson RM, Walsh S, Hussain N, Ludington-Hoe SM, Zhang D. Effects of skin-to-skin contact on autonomic pain responses in preterm infants. J Pain. 2012 Jul; 13(7):636-45. PMID: 22595172.
      View in: PubMed
    17. Good M, Albert JM, Arafah B, Anderson GC, Wotman S, Cong X, Lane D, Ahn S. Effects on postoperative salivary cortisol of relaxation/music and patient teaching about pain management. Biol Res Nurs. 2013 Jul; 15(3):318-29. PMID: 22472905.
      View in: PubMed
    18. Judge MP, Cong X, Harel O, Courville AB, Lammi-Keefe CJ. Maternal consumption of a DHA-containing functional food benefits infant sleep patterning: an early neurodevelopmental measure. Early Hum Dev. 2012 Jul; 88(7):531-7. PMID: 22269042.
      View in: PubMed
    19. Cong X, Cusson RM, Hussain N, Zhang D, Kelly SP. Kangaroo care and behavioral and physiologic pain responses in very-low-birth-weight twins: a case study. Pain Manag Nurs. 2012 Sep; 13(3):127-38. PMID: 22929600.
      View in: PubMed
    20. Cong X, Ludington-Hoe SM, Walsh S. Randomized crossover trial of kangaroo care to reduce biobehavioral pain responses in preterm infants: a pilot study. Biol Res Nurs. 2011 Apr; 13(2):204-16. PMID: 21196428.
      View in: PubMed
    21. Cong X, Ludington-Hoe SM, McCain G, Fu P. Kangaroo Care modifies preterm infant heart rate variability in response to heel stick pain: pilot study. Early Hum Dev. 2009 Sep; 85(9):561-7. PMID: 19505775; PMCID: PMC2742959.
    22. Kostandy RR, Ludington-Hoe SM, Cong X, Abouelfettoh A, Bronson C, Stankus A, Jarrell JR. Kangaroo Care (skin contact) reduces crying response to pain in preterm neonates: pilot results. Pain Manag Nurs. 2008 Jun; 9(2):55-65. PMID: 18513662; PMCID: PMC2647362.
    23. Ludington-Hoe SM, Lewis T, Morgan K, Cong X, Anderson L, Reese S. Breast and infant temperatures with twins during shared Kangaroo Care. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2006 Mar-Apr; 35(2):223-31. PMID: 16620248; PMCID: PMC1890034.
    24. Good M, Wotman S, Anderson GC, Ahn S, Cong X. Obtaining parotid saliva specimens after major surgery. Biol Res Nurs. 2004 Oct; 6(2):110-6. PMID: 15388908; PMCID: PMC1201528.
    25. Ludington-Hoe SM, Cong X, Hashemi F. Infant crying: nature, physiologic consequences, and select interventions. Neonatal Netw. 2002 Mar; 21(2):29-36. PMID: 11923998.
      View in: PubMed
    Cong's Networks
    Click the "See All" links for more information and interactive visualizations!
    Concepts Expand Description
    _
    Co-Authors Expand Description
    _
    Similar People Expand Description
    _
    Same Department Expand Description
    Physical Neighbors Expand Description
    _