Affiliation: University of Stellenbosch
Country: South Africa
- Early antiretroviral therapy improves neurodevelopmental outcomes in infantsBarbara Laughton
Children s Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Stellenbosch University and Tygerberg Children s Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
AIDS 26:1685-90. 2012..To evaluate the effect of early versus deferred antiretroviral therapy (ART) on the neurodevelopment of infants from Cape Town participating in the Children with HIV Early Antiretroviral Therapy (CHER) trial...
- Neurodevelopment in perinatally HIV-infected children: a concern for adolescenceBarbara Laughton
Children s Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, South Africa
J Int AIDS Soc 16:18603. 2013....
- Corpus callosum thickness on mid-sagittal MRI as a marker of brain volume: a pilot study in children with HIV-related brain disease and controlsSavvas Andronikou
Department of Radiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa, 700 Harbouredge, 10 Hospital Str Greenpoint, Cape Town, 8005, South Africa
Pediatr Radiol 45:1016-25. 2015..Corpus callosum thickness measurement on mid-sagittal MRI may be a surrogate marker of brain volume. This is important for evaluation of diseases causing brain volume gain or loss, such as HIV-related brain disease and HIV encephalopathy...
- White matter signal abnormalities in children with suspected HIV-related neurologic disease on early combination antiretroviral therapyChristelle Ackermann
From the Department of Radiology, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg Department of Radiology, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, Gauteng Children s Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Unit, Stellenbosch University Tygerberg Children s Hospital Centre for Statistical Consultation and Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa
Pediatr Infect Dis J 33:e207-12. 2014..We describe the characteristics of white matter signal abnormalities (WMSA) on magnetic resonance imaging in children with HIV-related neurologic disease...
- Spastic diplegia in children with HIV encephalopathy: first description of gait and physical statusNelleke G Langerak
Neurosurgery Division, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Physiotherapy Division, Department of Interdisciplinary Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, South Africa
Dev Med Child Neurol 56:686-94. 2014..The aim of this study was to explore the physical status and gait patterns of children with spastic diplegia secondary to human immunodeficiency virus encephalopathy (HIVE)...