A F Bakr

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Publications

  1. ncbi Prophylactic theophylline to prevent renal dysfunction in newborns exposed to perinatal asphyxia--a study in a developing country
    Ahmad Fayez Bakr
    Department of Pediatrics, Newborn Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alexandria, Egypt
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:1249-52. 2005
  2. ncbi Intravenous lines-related sepsis in newborn babies admitted to NICU in a developing country
    Ahmad Fayez Bakr
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Alexandria, Egypt
    J Trop Pediatr 49:295-7. 2003
  3. pmc What is the optimal gestational age for twin delivery
    Ahmad F Bakr
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 6:3. 2006
  4. pmc Severe respiratory distress in term infants born electively at high altitude
    Ahmad F Bakr
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 6:4. 2006
  5. ncbi Oxygen concentrations at the rear and front of the bag in bag valve mask devices during oxygenation of neonates
    Ahmad Fayez Bakr
    Department of Neonatology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    Resuscitation 66:217-23. 2005
  6. ncbi Combining pulse oximetry and clinical examination in screening for congenital heart disease
    A F Bakr
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    Pediatr Cardiol 26:832-5. 2005
  7. ncbi Effect of predelivery vaginal antisepsis on maternal and neonatal morbidity and mortality in Egypt
    Ahmad F Bakr
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:496-501. 2005
  8. ncbi Measurement of reticulocyte hemoglobin content to diagnose iron deficiency in Saudi children
    Ahmad Fayez Bakr
    Pediatrics and Neonatology Unit, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    Eur J Pediatr 165:442-5. 2006
  9. ncbi Fetal pulse oximetry and neonatal outcome: a study in a developing country
    Ahmad Fayez Bakr
    University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    J Perinatol 25:759-62. 2005

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi Prophylactic theophylline to prevent renal dysfunction in newborns exposed to perinatal asphyxia--a study in a developing country
    Ahmad Fayez Bakr
    Department of Pediatrics, Newborn Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alexandria, Egypt
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:1249-52. 2005
    ..Prophylactic theophylline treatment, given early after birth, has beneficial effects in reducing the renal involvement in asphyxiated full-term infants, with no significant changes in central nervous system involvement...
  2. ncbi Intravenous lines-related sepsis in newborn babies admitted to NICU in a developing country
    Ahmad Fayez Bakr
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Alexandria, Egypt
    J Trop Pediatr 49:295-7. 2003
    ..v. line hub at the time of sepsis. This study supports the hypothesis that the cannula hub is a major portal of entry for causing sepsis in newborn units...
  3. pmc What is the optimal gestational age for twin delivery
    Ahmad F Bakr
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 6:3. 2006
    ..The question about outcome in twins delivered early versus late remains unanswered. The objective of this study was to evaluate the association of the timing of delivering twins and the perinatal outcome...
  4. pmc Severe respiratory distress in term infants born electively at high altitude
    Ahmad F Bakr
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 6:4. 2006
    ..We studied the contribution of elective delivery to severe respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) in term babies born at high altitude...
  5. ncbi Oxygen concentrations at the rear and front of the bag in bag valve mask devices during oxygenation of neonates
    Ahmad Fayez Bakr
    Department of Neonatology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    Resuscitation 66:217-23. 2005
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  6. ncbi Combining pulse oximetry and clinical examination in screening for congenital heart disease
    A F Bakr
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    Pediatr Cardiol 26:832-5. 2005
    ..We conclude that combining pulse oximetry and clinical examination can enhance the clinician's ability to detect life-threatening CHD in a timely manner. This screening method should become a part of the discharge plan for every newborn...
  7. ncbi Effect of predelivery vaginal antisepsis on maternal and neonatal morbidity and mortality in Egypt
    Ahmad F Bakr
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:496-501. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if cleansing the birth canal with an antiseptic solution at delivery reduces infections in mothers and their newborn babies...
  8. ncbi Measurement of reticulocyte hemoglobin content to diagnose iron deficiency in Saudi children
    Ahmad Fayez Bakr
    Pediatrics and Neonatology Unit, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    Eur J Pediatr 165:442-5. 2006
    ..A CHr cut-off level of 26 pg is considered to be a reasonable indicator of anemic states...
  9. ncbi Fetal pulse oximetry and neonatal outcome: a study in a developing country
    Ahmad Fayez Bakr
    University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    J Perinatol 25:759-62. 2005
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