Ian Smith

Summary

Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Controversial issues in ambulatory anesthesia
    Moses Chikungwa
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Zimbabwe Medical School, Harare, Zimbabwe
    Anesthesiol Clin North America 21:313-27, ix. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint New anaesthetics & techniques for day case surgery
    I Smith
    Keele University
    Minerva Anestesiol 65:405-9. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint In the coroner's chair - substance misuse and suicide in young people: have we got the focus right?
    Ian Smith
    Crim Behav Ment Health 17:197-203. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Preoperative chemotherapy in patients with resectable non-small cell lung cancer: results of the MRC LU22/NVALT 2/EORTC 08012 multicentre randomised trial and update of systematic review
    David Gilligan
    Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Lancet 369:1929-37. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint NHS bureaucrats are holding back change
    Ian Smith
    Health Serv J 117:18-9. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Perioperative fasting in adults and children: guidelines from the European Society of Anaesthesiology
    Ian Smith
    Directorate of Anaesthesia, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 28:556-69. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Beta-blockers, calcium channel blockers, angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers: should they be stopped or not before ambulatory anaesthesia?
    Ian Smith
    University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 23:687-90. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Omitting fentanyl reduces nausea and vomiting, without increasing pain, after sevoflurane for day surgery
    I Smith
    University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Department of Anaesthesia, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, UK
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 25:790-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Nitrous oxide in ambulatory anaesthesia: does it have a place in day surgical anaesthesia or is it just a threat for personnel and the global environment?
    Ian Smith
    University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, UK
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 19:592-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Rising to the challenges of achieving day surgery targets
    I Smith
    University Hospital North Staffordshire, Newcastle Road, Stoke on Trent ST4 6QG, UK
    Anaesthesia 61:1191-9. 2006

Collaborators

  • Penny Hopwood
  • A Howell
  • William Miller
  • M Dowsett
  • John Gass
  • Peter Kranke
  • Eldar Søreide
  • Isabelle Murat
  • R Fitzpatrick
  • Ilana B Crome
  • Matthew J Ellis
  • David Gilligan
  • Nusrath Qadir
  • Susan Shanley
  • Keith N Ogston
  • S Ghatge
  • Moses Chikungwa
  • Jingqin Luo
  • Ajay S Bhatnagar
  • Dean B Evans
  • Yu Tao
  • Roger A'hern
  • Alexander von Kameke
  • Hilary A Chaudri Ross
  • Wolfgang Eiermann
  • Otilia Dalesio
  • Harry Groen
  • Peter Goldstraw
  • Cheryl Pugh
  • Franz Schramel
  • Marianne Nicolson
  • Jan van Meerbeeck
  • Richard Stephens
  • Matthew Hatton
  • Hans Smit
  • Christian Manegold
  • Mahesh Parmar
  • Matthew Nankivell
  • Douglas Easton
  • Indrajit Fernando
  • Rosalind Eeles
  • Audrey Ardern-Jones
  • Lester Barr
  • Gerald Gui
  • Elizabeth Bancroft
  • Linda Ashcroft
  • Shirley Hodgson
  • Lori Pierce
  • Sue Ashley
  • Gavin Royle
  • John Yarnold
  • Roger Ahern
  • Andrew Tutt
  • Susan Short
  • Diana Eccles
  • Andrew Baildam
  • Kate McReynolds
  • Gareth Evans
  • Tarun K Sarkar
  • Steven D Heys
  • Iain D Miller
  • A Schofield
  • J Lee
  • Andrew W Hutcheon
  • Simon Payne

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Controversial issues in ambulatory anesthesia
    Moses Chikungwa
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Zimbabwe Medical School, Harare, Zimbabwe
    Anesthesiol Clin North America 21:313-27, ix. 2003
    ..Management of the airway has been revolutionized by the laryngeal mask, and this article reviews some controversial uses. Several other airway devices that have been developed and promoted as suitable alternatives also are evaluated...
  2. ncbi request reprint New anaesthetics & techniques for day case surgery
    I Smith
    Keele University
    Minerva Anestesiol 65:405-9. 1999
    ..The relative place of all these developments will take several years to become apparent and the future remains interesting...
  3. ncbi request reprint In the coroner's chair - substance misuse and suicide in young people: have we got the focus right?
    Ian Smith
    Crim Behav Ment Health 17:197-203. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Preoperative chemotherapy in patients with resectable non-small cell lung cancer: results of the MRC LU22/NVALT 2/EORTC 08012 multicentre randomised trial and update of systematic review
    David Gilligan
    Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Lancet 369:1929-37. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint NHS bureaucrats are holding back change
    Ian Smith
    Health Serv J 117:18-9. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Perioperative fasting in adults and children: guidelines from the European Society of Anaesthesiology
    Ian Smith
    Directorate of Anaesthesia, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 28:556-69. 2011
    ..Thereafter, clear fluids should be given as in adults. The guidelines also consider the safety and possible benefits of preoperative carbohydrates and offer advice on the postoperative resumption of oral intake...
  7. doi request reprint Beta-blockers, calcium channel blockers, angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers: should they be stopped or not before ambulatory anaesthesia?
    Ian Smith
    University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 23:687-90. 2010
    ..This review will consider the available evidence relating to whether or not these medications should be continued throughout the perioperative period in ambulatory surgical patients...
  8. doi request reprint Omitting fentanyl reduces nausea and vomiting, without increasing pain, after sevoflurane for day surgery
    I Smith
    University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Department of Anaesthesia, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, UK
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 25:790-9. 2008
    ..Fentanyl is a commonly used supplement that may contribute to this, although it may also improve analgesia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nitrous oxide in ambulatory anaesthesia: does it have a place in day surgical anaesthesia or is it just a threat for personnel and the global environment?
    Ian Smith
    University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, UK
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 19:592-6. 2006
    ..What could possibly justify the continuing use of nitrous oxide?..
  10. ncbi request reprint Rising to the challenges of achieving day surgery targets
    I Smith
    University Hospital North Staffordshire, Newcastle Road, Stoke on Trent ST4 6QG, UK
    Anaesthesia 61:1191-9. 2006
    ..Improving day surgery rates is a win-win situation, with both clinical and financial benefits...
  11. doi request reprint Alpha-2-agonists in day case anaesthesia
    Ian Smith
    University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, UK
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 24:644-8. 2011
    ..In recent years, there have been many attempts to define a role for these unique agents in which their benefits would outweigh their apparent disadvantages...
  12. ncbi request reprint Anesthesia for laparoscopy with emphasis on outpatient laparoscopy
    I Smith
    Department of Anaesthesia, Keele University, England
    Anesthesiol Clin North America 19:21-41. 2001
    ..Further developments in optical fibers could reduce the requirements for general anesthesia for other operations and substantially reduce postoperative morbidity. Until then, laparoscopy continues to present many challenges...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cost considerations in the use of anaesthetic drugs
    I Smith
    Keele University and North Staffordshire Hospital, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Pharmacoeconomics 19:469-81. 2001
    ..These issues are complex, but anyone involved with decisions concerning anaesthetic costs should be familiar with the underlying principles and be able to make a rational assessment of the likely indirect costs in their own institution...
  14. ncbi request reprint Day surgery: how far can we go and are there still any limits?
    Nusrath Qadir
    University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 20:503-7. 2007
    ..As previous restrictions are regularly swept away, it is reasonable to ask where the new limits are and whether there are still any absolute contraindications to day surgery...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sevoflurane: an ideal agent for adult day-case anesthesia?
    S Ghatge
    Department of Anaesthesia, Keele University University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, UK
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 47:917-31. 2003
    ..The tolerability and low solubility of sevoflurane facilitate titration of anaesthesia and may reduce the need for opioid analgesia, which in turn may limit the occurrence of nausea and vomiting...
  16. ncbi request reprint Dissecting the myths of day surgery: the anaesthetist's view
    Ian Smith
    University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent
    J Perioper Pract 16:244-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this short review is to discuss some of these myths from an anaesthetist's perspective and to try to dispel them using the available evidence...
  17. pmc Outcome prediction for estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer based on postneoadjuvant endocrine therapy tumor characteristics
    Matthew J Ellis
    Siteman Cancer Center, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63119, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:1380-8. 2008
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Acute chemotherapy-related toxicity is not increased in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers treated for breast cancer in the United Kingdom
    Susan Shanley
    Institute of Cancer Research and Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, Sutton, UK
    Clin Cancer Res 12:7033-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate acute toxicity induced by chemotherapy for breast cancer in a retrospective study of 62 BRCA1/2 mutation carriers matched 1:1 with women who had treatment for sporadic disease in the United Kingdom between 1983 and 2003...
  19. ncbi request reprint Total intravenous anaesthesia: is it worth the cost?
    Ian Smith
    North Staffordshire Hospital, Stoke on Trent, UK
    CNS Drugs 17:609-19. 2003
    ..Perhaps then we will be able to stop arguing over relatively small differences in cost and choose a technique that, in our own experienced hands, provides the best and safest patient outcomes...
  20. ncbi request reprint An examination of the scope and purpose of education in mental health nursing
    John Gass
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health and Social Care, The Robert Gordon University, Garthdee Campus, Garthdee Road, Aberdeen, AB10 7QG, United Kingdom
    Nurse Educ Today 27:588-96. 2007
    ..g., in-service study days), practice education and closer (and flexible) links between higher education and the practice area were highlighted as the most important ways to prepare for future practice...
  21. ncbi request reprint A new histological grading system to assess response of breast cancers to primary chemotherapy: prognostic significance and survival
    Keith N Ogston
    Section of Surgical Oncology, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, Scotland AB9 2ZD, UK
    Breast 12:320-7. 2003
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Doing more with less
    Ian Smith
    Anaesthesia 58:1053-5. 2003