A R Horn

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Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluating a simple method of neuroprotective hypothermia for newborn infants
    A 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
  2. doi request reprint Early clinical predictors of a severely abnormal amplitude-integrated electroencephalogram at 48 hours in cooled neonates
    Alan R Horn
    School of Child and Adolescent Health, Department of Paediatrics, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Acta Paediatr 102:e378-84. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Defining hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy in newborn infants: benchmarking in a South African population
    Alan R Horn
    Department of Paediatrics, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, Capetown, South Africa
    J Perinat Med 41:211-7. 2013
  4. pmc Early clinical signs in neonates with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy predict an abnormal amplitude-integrated electroencephalogram at age 6 hours
    Alan 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
  5. doi request reprint Induced hypothermia for infants with hypoxic- ischemic encephalopathy using a servo-controlled fan: an exploratory pilot study
    Alan 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
  6. ncbi request reprint Phototherapy and exchange transfusion for neonatal hyperbilirubinaemia: neonatal academic hospitals' consensus guidelines for South African hospitals and primary care facilities
    A 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
  7. doi request reprint Resource implications of adopting a restrictive neonatal blood transfusion policy
    M C Harrison
    Neonatal Medicine, Department of Paediatrics, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 103:916-7. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Selective cerebral hypothermia for post-hypoxic neuroprotection in neonates using a solid ice cap
    A R Horn
    Neonatal Medicine, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 96:976-81. 2006

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Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Evaluating a simple method of neuroprotective hypothermia for newborn infants
    A 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...
  2. doi request reprint Early clinical predictors of a severely abnormal amplitude-integrated electroencephalogram at 48 hours in cooled neonates
    Alan R Horn
    School of Child and Adolescent Health, Department of Paediatrics, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Acta Paediatr 102:e378-84. 2013
    ..Our aim was to determine whether clinical assessment at age 3-5 h predicts a severely abnormal amplitude-integrated electroencephalogram at 48 h or death in cooled infants...
  3. ncbi request reprint Defining hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy in newborn infants: benchmarking in a South African population
    Alan R Horn
    Department of Paediatrics, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, Capetown, South Africa
    J Perinat Med 41:211-7. 2013
    ..Our objectives were (1) to investigate how the incidence of HIE in our region varies with different criteria for intrapartum hypoxia and (2) to determine how encephalopathy severity varies with different grading systems...
  4. pmc Early clinical signs in neonates with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy predict an abnormal amplitude-integrated electroencephalogram at age 6 hours
    Alan 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...
  5. doi request reprint Induced hypothermia for infants with hypoxic- ischemic encephalopathy using a servo-controlled fan: an exploratory pilot study
    Alan 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint Phototherapy and exchange transfusion for neonatal hyperbilirubinaemia: neonatal academic hospitals' consensus guidelines for South African hospitals and primary care facilities
    A 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...
  7. doi request reprint Resource implications of adopting a restrictive neonatal blood transfusion policy
    M C Harrison
    Neonatal Medicine, Department of Paediatrics, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 103:916-7. 2013
    ..Following evidence-based guidelines results in high standards of care, while also making the most effective use of resources.  ..
  8. ncbi request reprint Selective cerebral hypothermia for post-hypoxic neuroprotection in neonates using a solid ice cap
    A R Horn
    Neonatal Medicine, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 96:976-81. 2006
    ..The main objective of this study was to study the safety and efficacy of a simple, cost-effective method of selective head cooling with mild systemic hypothermia in newborn infants with hypoxic ischaemic encephalopathy...