Barbara Laughton

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Affiliation: University of Stellenbosch
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc Early antiretroviral therapy improves neurodevelopmental outcomes in infants
    Barbara 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
  2. pmc Neurodevelopment in perinatally HIV-infected children: a concern for adolescence
    Barbara 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
  3. doi request reprint Corpus callosum thickness on mid-sagittal MRI as a marker of brain volume: a pilot study in children with HIV-related brain disease and controls
    Savvas 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
  4. pmc White matter signal abnormalities in children with suspected HIV-related neurologic disease on early combination antiretroviral therapy
    Christelle 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
  5. doi request reprint Spastic diplegia in children with HIV encephalopathy: first description of gait and physical status
    Nelleke 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

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Publications5

  1. pmc Early antiretroviral therapy improves neurodevelopmental outcomes in infants
    Barbara 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...
  2. pmc Neurodevelopment in perinatally HIV-infected children: a concern for adolescence
    Barbara 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
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  3. doi request reprint Corpus callosum thickness on mid-sagittal MRI as a marker of brain volume: a pilot study in children with HIV-related brain disease and controls
    Savvas 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...
  4. pmc White matter signal abnormalities in children with suspected HIV-related neurologic disease on early combination antiretroviral therapy
    Christelle 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...
  5. doi request reprint Spastic diplegia in children with HIV encephalopathy: first description of gait and physical status
    Nelleke 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)...