A R Horn
Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa
- Evaluating a simple method of neuroprotective hypothermia for newborn infantsA R Horn
Neonatal Medicine, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
J Trop Pediatr 56:172-7. 2010..76). There were no major or irreversible adverse events during cooling. This method of cooling achieved rectal temperatures within the target range of 33-34 degrees C and re-warming was effective...
- Early clinical signs in neonates with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy predict an abnormal amplitude-integrated electroencephalogram at age 6 hoursAlan R Horn
School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, Red Cross War Memorial Children s Hospital, Klipfontein Rd, Cape Town, South Africa
BMC Pediatr 13:52. 2013..We aimed to determine if early clinical examination could predict either an abnormal aEEG at age 6 hours or moderate-severe HIE presenting within 72 hours of birth...
- Induced hypothermia for infants with hypoxic- ischemic encephalopathy using a servo-controlled fan: an exploratory pilot studyAlan Horn
Division of Neonatal Medicine, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town and Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
Pediatrics 123:e1090-8. 2009..The objective of this pilot study was to describe the use, efficacy, and physiologic impact of an inexpensive servo-controlled cooling fan blowing room-temperature air...
- Phototherapy and exchange transfusion for neonatal hyperbilirubinaemia: neonatal academic hospitals' consensus guidelines for South African hospitals and primary care facilitiesA R Horn
Division of Neonatology, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
S Afr Med J 96:819-24. 2006..A simplified version for use in a primary care setting is also presented. All academic heads of neonatology departments throughout South Africa were consulted in the process of drawing up this document and consensus was achieved...
- Selective cerebral hypothermia for post-hypoxic neuroprotection in neonates using a solid ice capA R Horn
Neonatal Medicine, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
S Afr Med J 96:976-81. 2006..Ideally a more uniform method of cooling should be used...