Affiliation: Tel Aviv University
- Intracranial hemorrhage in the preterm infant: understanding it, preventing itHaim Bassan
Pediatric Neurology Unit, Neonatal Neurology Service, Dana Children s Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
Clin Perinatol 36:737-62, v. 2009..The overall aim of this article is to review the current knowledge of the mechanisms, diagnosis, outcome, and management of preterm ICH; to revisit the origins from which they develop; and to discuss future expectations...
- Timing of external ventricular drainage and neurodevelopmental outcome in preterm infants with posthemorrhagic hydrocephalusHaim Bassan
Neonatal Neurology Service, Child Neurology and Development Unit, Dana Children s Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
Eur J Paediatr Neurol 16:662-70. 2012....
- The effects of vascular intrauterine growth retardation on cortical astrocytesHaim Bassan
Pediatric Neurology and Child Development Unit, Dana Children s Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:595-600. 2010..We sought to determine the pathogenesis of neurodevelopmental impairments in survivors of intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR)...
- The pregnant spontaneously hypertensive rat as a model of asymmetric intrauterine growth retardation and neurodevelopmental delayHaim Bassan
The Institute for Child Development and Pediatric Neurology, Division of Pediatrics, Dana Children s Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
Hypertens Pregnancy 24:201-11. 2005..IUGR neonates experience higher mortality, and the surviving infants have a higher incidence of neurological and intellectual impairment...
- Intrauterine growth-restricted neonates born at term or preterm: how different?Haim Bassan
Child Neurology and Development Unit, Dana Children s Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Pediatr Neurol 44:122-30. 2011..Although prematurely born neonates undergo an earlier growth restriction process and exhibit a higher perinatal risk factor profile, their long-term outcomes are comparable to those of growth-restricted neonates born at term...
- Neonatal seizures: dilemmas in workup and managementHaim Bassan
Pediatric Neurology Unit, Neonatal Neurology Service, Dana Children s Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Pediatr Neurol 38:415-21. 2008....
- Therapeutic hypothermia for asphyxiated newborns: experience of an Israeli tertiary centerYuval Landau
Child Neurology and Development Unit, Dana Children s Hospital, Israel
Isr Med Assoc J 13:29-33. 2011....
- Neurodevelopmental outcome of children with intrauterine growth retardation: a longitudinal, 10-year prospective studyYael Leitner
Institute for Child Development and Pediatric Neurology Unit, Division of Pediatrics, Tel Aviv University, Israel
J Child Neurol 22:580-7. 2007..The best perinatal parameter predictive of neurodevelopment and IQ was the Cephalization Index (P < .001). Somatic catch-up growth at age 2 and at age 9 to 10 correlated with favorable outcome at 9 to 10 years of age...
- Brain diffusivity in infants with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy following whole body hypothermia: preliminary resultsMoran Artzi
The Functional Brain Center, The Wohl Institute for Advanced Imaging, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center TASMC, Tel Aviv, Israel
J Child Neurol 26:1230-6. 2011..These preliminary results indicate that diffusion tensor imaging performed at an early age in infants with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy may forecast clinical outcome and support the neuroprotective effect of hypothermia treatment...
- NAP enhances neurodevelopment of newborn apolipoprotein E-deficient mice subjected to hypoxiaMichael Rotstein
The Institute for Child Development and the Pediatric Neurology Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
J Pharmacol Exp Ther 319:332-9. 2006..ApoE-deficient mice show a greater susceptibility to hypoxic damage and better response to NAP treatment...
- Blood pressure values in 8-12 year old children with a history of intrauterine growth retardationAviva Fattal-Valevski
Institute for Child Development and Pediatric Neurology Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
Isr Med Assoc J 13:480-4. 2011..Epidemiological studies have found that intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR) is closely related to hypertension and is associated with a reduced number of nephrons that may be a predisposing factor for the development of hypertension...
- Neonatal absolute nucleated red blood cell counts do not predict the development of cystic periventricular leukomalaciaRonella Marom
Department of Neonatology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
Isr Med Assoc J 14:420-3. 2012..Periventricular leukomalacia (PVL) is known to be associated with prenatal and postnatal events. Whether PVL is also linked to intrauterine hypoxia is unknown...
- Myoclonic seizures as a main manifestation of Epstein-Barr virus infectionHaim Bassan
The Institute for Child Development and Pediatric Neurology Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Israel
J Child Neurol 17:446-7. 2002..We suggest that acute myoclonic seizures with a transiently abnormal EEG and benign course can be associated with acute Epstein-Barr virus infection...
- Video and CD-ROM as a training tool for performing neurologic examinations of 1-year-old children in a multicenter epidemiologic studyKarl C K Kuban
Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University, MA 02118, USA
J Child Neurol 20:829-31. 2005..It provides an effective means to evaluate interobserver variability, offers a route for feedback, and creates an opportunity to reevaluate variability, both immediately and at periodic intervals...
- Late gestation cerebellar growth is rapid and impeded by premature birthCatherine Limperopoulos
Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Fegan 11, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Pediatrics 115:688-95. 2005..The objective of this study was to examine the impact of prematurity itself, as well as prematurity-related brain injuries, on early postnatal cerebellar growth with quantitative MRI...