Supporting Literature on SNOO and the 5 S’s

On the 5 S’s

Botha E, Helminen M, Kaunonen M, Lubbe W, & Joronen K. (2020) “The Effects of an Infant Calming Intervention on Mothers' Parenting Self-Efficacy and Satisfaction During the Postpartum Period: A Randomized Controlled Trial.” The Journal of Perinatal & Neonatal Nursing.

Dönmez Ö & Bayik Temel A. (2019) “Effect of soothing techniques on infants’ self-regulation behaviors (sleeping, crying, feeding): A randomized controlled study.” Japan Journal of Nursing Science. doi:10.1111/jjns.12250

Harrington JW, et al. (2012) “Effective analgesia using physical interventions for infant immunizations.” Pediatrics, 129(5): 815-822. doi:10.1542/peds.2011-1607

Martiningsih W & Setijaningsih T. (2015) “The effect of physical intervention 5s's (swaddling, side-stomach, shushing, swinging, sucking) toward pain and the duration of crying in infants with DPT immunization.” Malaysian Journal of Nursing. 7(1):38-42.

Parga J, et al. (2017) “A prospective observational cohort study of exposure to womb-like sounds to stabilize breathing and cardiovascular patterns in preterm neonates.” Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. doi: 10.1080/14767058.2017.1339269

Pillai Riddell RR, et al. (2015) “Non-pharmacological management of infant and young child procedural pain.” Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 12.

Paul I, et al. (2016) “INSIGHT Responsive Parenting Intervention and Infant Sleep.” Pediatrics, 138(1),e20160672. doi: 10.1542/peds.2016-0762.


Gellasch P. (2022) “New Technologies to Support Nurses During the Pandemic: Can a Responsive Bassinet Reduce Nursing Burden and Improve Clinician Experience?”, Poster presented at: National Association of Neonatal Nurses Conference, September 14-17, 2022. Las Vegas, Nevada.

Karp H. (2021) “A Comparison of SIDS/SUID Behavioral Risk Among Users of a Responsive Bassinet”, Poster presented at: International Pediatric Sleep Association 2021 Symposium, February 5, 2021. Virtual.

Karp H. (2022) “Evaluation of a Womb-Like Sensory Intervention to Improve Infant Sleep”, Poster presented at: SLEEP 2022, June 5, 2022. Charlotte, North Carolina.

Möller E, De Vente W, & Rodenburg R. (2019) “Infant crying and the calming response: Parental versus mechanical soothing using swaddling, sound, and movement.” PLoS ONE 14(4): e0214548.

Okun M. (2022) “Sleep and Depression Rates Among High-Risk Postpartum Women: Possible Benefits of the SNOOÒ”, Poster presented at: NASPOG Biennial Meeting, April 22-24, 2022. Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Romano D & Katz D. (2021) “Case Study: Use of a Responsive Bassinet to Improve Sleep Outcomes Among New Parent Clinicians During COVID-19”, Poster presented at: Postpartum Support International 34th Annual Conference, July 7-11, 2021. Virtual.