I A Laing

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Hypernatraemia in the first few days: is the incidence rising?
    I A Laing
    Simpson Memorial Maternity Pavilion, Lauriston Place, Edinburgh EH3 9YW, Scotland, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 87:F158-62. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Conflict resolution in end-of-life decisions in the neonatal unit
    Ian A Laing
    Lothian Health, Simpson Centre for Reproductive Health, Edinburgh EH16 4SA, UK Electronic address
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 18:83-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Controlling an outbreak of MRSA in the neonatal unit: a steep learning curve
    I A Laing
    Simpson Centre for Reproductive Health, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH16 4SA, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 94:F307-10. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Reorientation of care in the NICU
    Ian A Laing
    Simpson Centre for Reproductive Health, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 13:305-9. 2008
  5. pmc How has research in the last five years changed my clinical practice?
    I A Laing
    Neonatal Unit, Simpson Centre for Reproductive Health, 51 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh EH16 4SU, Scotland, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 90:F364-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical aspects of neonatal death and autopsy
    Ian A Laing
    Simpson Centre for Reproductive Health, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh EH16 4SU, UK
    Semin Neonatol 9:247-54. 2004
  7. pmc Consent to autopsy for neonates
    H E McHaffie
    Medical Ethics, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 85:F4-7. 2001
  8. pmc Follow up care of bereaved parents after treatment withdrawal from newborns
    H E McHaffie
    Medical Ethics, Department of Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 84:F125-8. 2001
  9. pmc A comparison of transcutaneous bilirubinometers: SpectRx BiliCheck versus Minolta AirShields
    C Mae Wong
    Simpson Memorial Maternity Pavilion, Lauriston Place, Edinburgh EH3 9YW, Scotland, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 87:F137-40. 2002
  10. pmc Deciding for imperilled newborns: medical authority or parental autonomy?
    H E McHaffie
    University of Edinburgh, Simpson Memorial Maternity Pavilion, Edinburgh
    J Med Ethics 27:104-9. 2001

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Publications13

  1. pmc Hypernatraemia in the first few days: is the incidence rising?
    I A Laing
    Simpson Memorial Maternity Pavilion, Lauriston Place, Edinburgh EH3 9YW, Scotland, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 87:F158-62. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Conflict resolution in end-of-life decisions in the neonatal unit
    Ian A Laing
    Lothian Health, Simpson Centre for Reproductive Health, Edinburgh EH16 4SA, UK Electronic address
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 18:83-7. 2013
    ..Each unit should have structures in place to deal with conflict, and every senior professional must be trained in conflict resolution so that the care of the family is outstanding...
  3. doi request reprint Controlling an outbreak of MRSA in the neonatal unit: a steep learning curve
    I A Laing
    Simpson Centre for Reproductive Health, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH16 4SA, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 94:F307-10. 2009
    ..However, MRSA in the neonatal unit carries sensitivities which have a huge impact on the reactions of health authorities, politicians and the press...
  4. doi request reprint Reorientation of care in the NICU
    Ian A Laing
    Simpson Centre for Reproductive Health, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 13:305-9. 2008
    ..It is crucial for the family to receive empathetic support from senior nursing and medical staff. Mementoes may help the grieving process. Necropsy may also play an important role in allowing the families to rebuild their lives...
  5. pmc How has research in the last five years changed my clinical practice?
    I A Laing
    Neonatal Unit, Simpson Centre for Reproductive Health, 51 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh EH16 4SU, Scotland, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 90:F364-7. 2005
    ..Research may put a particular issue beyond dispute, but it often raises new questions. This review looks at the benefits of research in one area: temperature control...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical aspects of neonatal death and autopsy
    Ian A Laing
    Simpson Centre for Reproductive Health, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh EH16 4SU, UK
    Semin Neonatol 9:247-54. 2004
    ..If the parents and professionals work together as a team, the parents should sense the commitment of staff to their family. They may then be more likely to understand the importance of autopsy and to provide authorisation...
  7. pmc Consent to autopsy for neonates
    H E McHaffie
    Medical Ethics, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 85:F4-7. 2001
    ..To determine parents' views on autopsy after treatment withdrawal...
  8. pmc Follow up care of bereaved parents after treatment withdrawal from newborns
    H E McHaffie
    Medical Ethics, Department of Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 84:F125-8. 2001
    ..To explore parents' experiences of bereavement care after withdrawal of newborn intensive care...
  9. pmc A comparison of transcutaneous bilirubinometers: SpectRx BiliCheck versus Minolta AirShields
    C Mae Wong
    Simpson Memorial Maternity Pavilion, Lauriston Place, Edinburgh EH3 9YW, Scotland, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 87:F137-40. 2002
    ..Two devices are available for making transcutaneous estimates of serum bilirubin (SBR): the Minolta AirShields JM102 and the new SpectRx BiliCheck...
  10. pmc Deciding for imperilled newborns: medical authority or parental autonomy?
    H E McHaffie
    University of Edinburgh, Simpson Memorial Maternity Pavilion, Edinburgh
    J Med Ethics 27:104-9. 2001
    ..The results of these empirical studies provide both aids to ethical reflection and guidance for clinicians dealing with these vulnerable families. They demonstrate the value of empirical data in the philosophical debate...
  11. pmc Ten years of neonatal autopsies in tertiary referral centre: retrospective study
    Malcolm Brodlie
    Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh EH9 1LW
    BMJ 324:761-3. 2002
    ..To identify factors that may influence the likelihood of consent being given for autopsy. To examine any discordance between diagnoses before death and at autopsy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Practicalities of consent
    Ian A Laing
    Lancet 364:659. 2004
  13. ncbi request reprint Restoring high neonatal autopsy rates
    Julie Clare Becher
    Lancet 364:2019-20. 2004