Renée Flacking

Summary

Affiliation: Dalarna University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Perceptions and experiences of using a nipple shield among parents and staff - an ethnographic study in neonatal units
    Renée Flacking
    School of Education, Health and Social Studies, Dalarna University, Falun, Sweden
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 17:1. 2017
  2. pmc Pathways to emotional closeness in neonatal units - a cross-national qualitative study
    Renée Flacking
    School of Education, Health and Social Studies, Dalarna University, 79188, Falun, Sweden
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 16:170. 2016
  3. pmc 'Being in a womb' or 'playing musical chairs': the impact of place and space on infant feeding in NICUs
    Renée Flacking
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit MAINN, School of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:179. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Influence of NICU co-care facilities and skin-to-skin contact on maternal stress in mothers of preterm infants
    R Flacking
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit MAINN, School of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, UK Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden School of Health and Social Studies, Dalarna University, Falun, Sweden Electronic address
    Sex Reprod Healthc 4:107-12. 2013
  5. pmc Closeness and separation in neonatal intensive care
    Renée Flacking
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 101:1032-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Positive effect of kangaroo mother care on long-term breastfeeding in very preterm infants
    Renée Flacking
    School of Health and Social Studies, Dalarna University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 40:190-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The influence of fathers' socioeconomic status and paternity leave on breastfeeding duration: a population-based cohort study
    Renée Flacking
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 38:337-43. 2010
  8. pmc Integrating a sense of coherence into the neonatal environment
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture MAINN, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    BMC Pediatr 13:84. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint "I wanted to do a good job": experiences of 'becoming a mother' and breastfeeding in mothers of very preterm infants after discharge from a neonatal unit
    Renée Flacking
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, S 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 64:2405-16. 2007
  10. pmc The effectiveness of proactive telephone support provided to breastfeeding mothers of preterm infants: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Jenny Ericson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Pediatr 13:73. 2013

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Perceptions and experiences of using a nipple shield among parents and staff - an ethnographic study in neonatal units
    Renée Flacking
    School of Education, Health and Social Studies, Dalarna University, Falun, Sweden
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 17:1. 2017
    ..However, the benefits of using nipple shields have been debated. The aim of this study was to explore perceptions and experiences of using a nipple shield among parents and staff in neonatal units in Sweden and England...
  2. pmc Pathways to emotional closeness in neonatal units - a cross-national qualitative study
    Renée Flacking
    School of Education, Health and Social Studies, Dalarna University, 79188, Falun, Sweden
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 16:170. 2016
    ..Less is known about how, when and why parents experience emotional closeness to their infants in a neonatal unit (NU), which was the aim of this study...
  3. pmc 'Being in a womb' or 'playing musical chairs': the impact of place and space on infant feeding in NICUs
    Renée Flacking
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit MAINN, School of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:179. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to explore, in-depth, the impact of place and space on parents' experiences and practices related to feeding their preterm babies in Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs) in Sweden and England...
  4. doi request reprint Influence of NICU co-care facilities and skin-to-skin contact on maternal stress in mothers of preterm infants
    R Flacking
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit MAINN, School of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, UK Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden School of Health and Social Studies, Dalarna University, Falun, Sweden Electronic address
    Sex Reprod Healthc 4:107-12. 2013
    ..To investigate the influence of co-care facilities and amount of skin-to-skin contact during Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) stay on maternal stress in mothers of preterm infants at two months corrected age...
  5. pmc Closeness and separation in neonatal intensive care
    Renée Flacking
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 101:1032-7. 2012
    ..The influence of the neonatal unit environment and culture on physical and emotional closeness is also discussed...
  6. doi request reprint Positive effect of kangaroo mother care on long-term breastfeeding in very preterm infants
    Renée Flacking
    School of Health and Social Studies, Dalarna University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 40:190-7. 2011
    ..To investigate the use of Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) and its association with breastfeeding at 1 to 6 months of corrected age in mothers of very preterm (VPT) and preterm (PT) infants...
  7. doi request reprint The influence of fathers' socioeconomic status and paternity leave on breastfeeding duration: a population-based cohort study
    Renée Flacking
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 38:337-43. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the effects of fathers' socioeconomic status and their use of paternity leave on breastfeeding duration for infants up to 1 year of age...
  8. pmc Integrating a sense of coherence into the neonatal environment
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture MAINN, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    BMC Pediatr 13:84. 2013
    ..However, to date, there is a lack of clarity regarding the definition of FCC and limited evidence of FCCs effectiveness in relation to parental, infant or staff outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint "I wanted to do a good job": experiences of 'becoming a mother' and breastfeeding in mothers of very preterm infants after discharge from a neonatal unit
    Renée Flacking
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, S 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 64:2405-16. 2007
    ..If our proposed model is valid, it is vital that these findings are considered by those involved in the short- and long-term care in order to support the mothers to establish a secure bond, comprising both attachment and attunement...
  10. pmc The effectiveness of proactive telephone support provided to breastfeeding mothers of preterm infants: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Jenny Ericson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Pediatr 13:73. 2013
    ..A person-centred proactive telephone support intervention after discharge from NICU is expected to promote mothers' sense of trust in their own capacity and thereby facilitate breastfeeding...
  11. doi request reprint Encouraging breastfeeding: A relational perspective
    Fiona Dykes
    University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Early Hum Dev 86:733-6. 2010
    ..This shifts our conceptualisations away from the primary focus of breastfeeding as nutrition which, in turn, removes the notion of breastfeeding as a productive process, prone to problems and failure...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of socioeconomic status on breastfeeding duration in mothers of preterm and term infants
    Renée Flacking
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, S 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Public Health 17:579-84. 2007
    ..Thus, our aim was to investigate the impact of socioeconomic status (SES) on breastfeeding duration in mothers of preterm and term infants...
  13. pmc Changes in the prevalence of breast feeding in preterm infants discharged from neonatal units: a register study over 10 years
    Jenny Ericson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMJ Open 6:e012900. 2016
    ..The objective was to investigate trends in exclusive breast feeding at discharge from Swedish neonatal units and associated factors in preterm infants...
  14. doi request reprint Estimated breastfeeding to support breastfeeding in the neonatal intensive care unit
    Jenny Ericson
    Department of Pediatrics, Falu Hospital, Falun, Sweden
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 42:29-37. 2013
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  15. ncbi request reprint Trustful bonds: a key to "becoming a mother" and to reciprocal breastfeeding. Stories of mothers of very preterm infants at a neonatal unit
    Renée Flacking
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, S 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 62:70-80. 2006
    ..The contextual setting should be modeled such as to create conditions for a trustful and reciprocal mother-infant bond...
  16. doi request reprint Shame if you do--shame if you don't: women's experiences of infant feeding
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit, School of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 11:33-46. 2015
    ..There is a need for strategies and support that address personal, cultural, ideological and structural constraints of infant feeding. ..
  17. doi request reprint Mothers' perceptions of family centred care in neonatal intensive care units
    Kenneth Finlayson
    Research in Childbirth and Health Unit ReaCH, School of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK Electronic address
    Sex Reprod Healthc 5:119-24. 2014
    ..To explore mothers' perceptions of family centred care (FCC) in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) in England...