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cardiovascular and daytime consequences of sleep disordered breathing in children; development of cardiovascular control in preterm infants

1983 …2021

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Research Output

2020

Assessing ventilatory control stability in children with and without an elevated central apnoea index

Harman, K., Weichard, A. J., Davey, M. J., Horne, R. S. C., Nixon, G. M. & Edwards, B. A., Feb 2020, In : Respirology. 25, 2, p. 214-220 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Is childhood obstructive sleep apnoea an independent risk factor of hypertension in adulthood?

Horne, R. S. C. & Veeravigrom, M., May 2020, In : Thorax. 75, 5, p. 364-364 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialOtherpeer-review

Journey towards a personalised medicine approach for OSA: Can a similar approach to adult OSA be applied to paediatric OSA?

Siriwardhana, L. S., Nixon, G. M., Horne, R. S. C. & Edwards, B. A., 14 Feb 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Paediatric Respiratory Reviews. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

Role of ventilatory control instability in children with sleep-disordered breathing

Siriwardhana, L. S., Weichard, A., Nixon, G. M., Davey, M. J., Walter, L. M., Edwards, B. A. & Horne, R. S. C., 2 Apr 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Respirology. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Sleep macro-architecture and micro-architecture in children born preterm with sleep disordered breathing

Chan, M., Wong, T. C. H., Weichard, A., Nixon, G. M., Walter, L. M. & Horne, R. S. C., Mar 2020, In : Pediatric Research. 87, 4, p. 703-710 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2019

Age and autonomic control, but not cerebral oxygenation, are significant determinants of EEG spectral power in children

Walter, L. M., Tamanyan, K., Weichard, A. J., Biggs, S. N., Davey, M. J., Nixon, G. M. & Horne, R. S. C., 6 Sep 2019, In : Sleep. 42, 9, 11 p., zsz118.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiovascular Autonomic Control Is Altered in Children Born Preterm with Sleep Disordered Breathing

Thomas, B., Thillainathan, K., Delahunty, M., Weichard, A., Davey, M. J., Nixon, G. M., Walter, L. M. & Horne, R. S. C., Mar 2019, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 206, p. 83-90

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Craniofacial photography and association with sleep-disordered breathing severity in children

Sutherland, K., Weichard, A. J., Davey, M. J., Horne, R. SC., Cistulli, P. A. & Nixon, G. M., 30 Aug 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Sleep and Breathing. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Effects of Prone Sleeping on Cerebral Oxygenation in Preterm Infants

Shepherd, K. L., Yiallourou, S. R., Odoi, A., Brew, N., Yeomans, E., Willis, S., Horne, R. S. C. & Wong, F. Y., Jan 2019, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 204, p. 103-110.e1 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Pollen levels on the day of polysomnography influence sleep disordered breathing severity in children with allergic rhinitis

Walter, L. M., Tamanyan, K., Nisbet, L., Weichard, A. J., Davey, M. J., Nixon, G. M. & Horne, R. S. C., Jun 2019, In : Sleep and Breathing. 23, 2, p. 651–657 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Reply to Rana's comment on sleep and sleep disordered breathing in children with Down syndrome

Horne, R. SC., Wijayaratne, P., Nixon, G. M. & Walter, L. M., 1 Jun 2019, In : Sleep Medicine Reviews. 45, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterOtherpeer-review

Sleep and sleep disordered breathing in children with down syndrome: Effects on behaviour, neurocognition and the cardiovascular system

Horne, R. SC., Wijayaratne, P., Nixon, G. M. & Walter, L. M., 1 Apr 2019, In : Sleep Medicine Reviews. 44, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Sleep disordered breathing in children disrupts the maturation of autonomic control of heart rate and its association with cerebral oxygenation

Walter, L. M., Tamanyan, K., Weichard, A. J., Davey, M. J., Nixon, G. M. & Horne, R. S. C., 1 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Physiology. 597, 3, p. 819-830 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Sudden infant death syndrome: current perspectives

Horne, R. S. C., 1 Apr 2019, In : Internal Medicine Journal. 49, 4, p. 433-438 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleOtherpeer-review

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of central and obstructive respiratory events on cerebral oxygenation in children with sleep disordered breathing

Tamanyan, K., Weichard, A., Biggs, S. N., Davey, M. J., Nixon, G. M., Walter, L. M. & Horne, R. S. C., 1 May 2019, In : Sleep. 42, 5, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)
2018

Age effects on cerebral oxygenation and behavior in children with sleep-disordered breathing

Tamanyan, K., Walter, L. M., Weichard, A., Davey, M. J., Nixon, G. M., Biggs, S. N. & Horne, R. S. C., 1 Jun 2018, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 197, 11, p. 1468-1477 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

8 Citations (Scopus)

Being born too small and too early may alter sleep in childhood

Yiallourou, S. R., Arena, B. C., Wallace, E. M., Odoi, A., Hollis, S., Weichard, A. & Horne, R. S. C., 1 Feb 2018, In : Sleep. 41, 2, 11 p., zsx193.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Bradycardias are associated with more severe effects on cerebral oxygenation in very preterm infants than in late preterm infants

Walter, L. M., Ahmed, B., Odoi, A., Cooney, H., Horne, R. S. C. & Wong, F. Y., 1 Dec 2018, In : Early Human Development. 127, p. 33-41 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiovascular autonomic dysfunction in sudden infant death syndrome

Horne, R. S. C., 1 Dec 2018, In : Clinical Autonomic Research. 28, 6, p. 535-543 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of the longitudinal effects of persistent periodic breathing and apnoea on cerebral oxygenation in term- and preterm-born infants

Horne, R. S. C., Sun, S., Yiallourou, S. R., Fyfe, K. L., Odoi, A. & Wong, F. Y., 1 Dec 2018, In : Journal of Physiology. 596, 23, p. 6021-6031 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

EEG power spectrum maturation in preterm fetal growth restricted infants

Cohen, E., Wong, F. Y., Wallace, E. M., Mockler, J. C., Odoi, A., Hollis, S., Horne, R. S. C. & Yiallourou, S. R., 1 Jan 2018, In : Brain Research. 1678, p. 180-186 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of foetal growth restriction and preterm birth on cardiac morphology and function during infancy

Cohen, E., Whatley, C., Wong, F. Y., Wallace, E. M., Mockler, J. C., Odoi, A., Hollis, S., Horne, R. S. C. & Yiallourou, S. R., 1 Mar 2018, In : Acta Paediatrica. 107, 3, p. 450-455 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Obesity and anthropometric determinants of autonomic control in children with sleep-disordered breathing-which measurements matter?

Walter, L. M., Tamanyan, K., Nisbet, L. C., Davey, M. J., Nixon, G. M. & Horne, R. S. C., 1 Jun 2018, In : International Journal of Obesity. 42, 6, p. 1195-1201 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Overweight and obese children with sleep disordered breathing have elevated arterial stiffness

Walter, L. M., Tamanyan, K., Limawan, A. P., Biggs, S. N., Weichard, A. J., Davey, M. J., Nixon, G. M. & Horne, R. S. C., 1 Aug 2018, In : Sleep Medicine. 48, p. 187-193 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Prone sleeping position in infancy: Implications for cardiovascular and cerebrovascular function

Shepherd, K. L., Yiallourou, S. R., Horne, R. S. C. & Wong, F. Y., 1 Jun 2018, In : Sleep Medicine Reviews. 39, p. 174-186 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Quality of life and mood in children with cystic fibrosis: Associations with sleep quality

Vandeleur, M., Walter, L. M., Armstrong, D. S., Robinson, P., Nixon, G. M. & Horne, R. S. C., Nov 2018, In : Journal of Cystic Fibrosis. 17, 6, p. 811-820 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

Regional brain tissue changes and associations with disease severity in children with sleep-disordered breathing

Horne, R. S. C., Roy, B., Walter, L. M., Biggs, S. N., Tamanyan, K., Weichard, A., Nixon, G. M., Davey, M. J., Ditchfield, M., Harper, R. M. & Kumar, R., 1 Feb 2018, In : Sleep. 41, 2, 10 p., UNSP zsx203.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

8 Citations (Scopus)

Slow wave activity and executive dysfunction in children with sleep disordered breathing

Christiansz, J. A., Lappin, C. R., Weichard, A. J., Nixon, G. M., Davey, M. J., Horne, R. S. C. & Biggs, S. N., May 2018, In : Sleep and Breathing. 22, 2, p. 517-525 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of sleep disordered breathing on cardiovascular health in overweight children

Horne, R. SC., Shandler, G., Tamanyan, K., Weichard, A. J., Odoi, A., Biggs, S. N., Davey, M., Nixon, G. M. & Walter, L. M., 1 Jan 2018, In : Sleep Medicine. 41, p. 58-68 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

The OSA-5: Development and validation of a brief questionnaire screening tool for obstructive sleep apnea in children

Soh, H. J., Rowe, K., Davey, M. J., Horne, R. S. C. & Nixon, G. M., 1 Oct 2018, In : International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 113, p. 62-66 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Waking up too early – the consequences of preterm birth on sleep development

Bennet, L., Walker, D. W. & Horne, R. S. C., 1 Dec 2018, In : Journal of Physiology. 596, 23, p. 5687-5708 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

11 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Back to sleep or not: the effect of the supine position on pediatric OSA: Sleeping position in children with OSA

Walter, L. M., Dassanayake, D. U. N., Weichard, A. J., Davey, M. J., Nixon, G. M. & Horne, R. S. C., 1 Sep 2017, In : Sleep Medicine. 37, p. 151-159 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

Fetal-growth-restricted preterm infants display compromised autonomic cardiovascular control on the first postnatal day but not during infancy

Cohen, E., Wong, F. Y., Wallace, E. M., Mockler, J. C., Odoi, A., Hollis, S., Horne, R. S. C. & Yiallourou, S. R., 1 Sep 2017, In : Pediatric Research. 82, 3, p. 474-482 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

How Well Do Children with Cystic Fibrosis Sleep? An Actigraphic and Questionnaire-Based Study

Vandeleur, M., Walter, L. M., Armstrong, D. S., Robinson, P., Nixon, G. M. & Horne, R. S. C., 1 Mar 2017, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 182, p. 170-176 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

Overweight and obesity add to behavioral problems in children with sleep-disordered breathing

Biggs, S. N., Tamanyan, K., Walter, L. M., Weichard, A. J., Davey, M. J., Nixon, G. M. & Horne, R. S. C., 1 Nov 2017, In : Sleep Medicine. 39, p. 62-69 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Sleep: A window into autonomic control in children born preterm and growth restricted

Yiallourou, S. R., Wallace, E. M., Whatley, C., Odoi, A., Hollis, S., Weichard, A. J., Muthusamy, J. S., Varma, S. K., Cameron, J., Narayan, O. & Horne, R. S. C., 1 May 2017, In : Sleep. 40, 5, 13 p., zsx048.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

12 Citations (Scopus)

Sleep disordered breathing in children

Nixon, G. M. & Horne, R. S. C., Apr 2017, Sleep Medicine. IP Communications, p. 404-413 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Other

Sleep Disorders in Newborns and Infants

Horne, R. S. C., 2017, Sleep Disorders in Children. Nevšímalová, S. & Bruni, O. (eds.). Switzerland: Springer-Verlag London Ltd., p. 129-154 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Otherpeer-review

The impact of melatonin on the sleep patterns of women undergoing IVF: a double blind RCT

Fernando, S., Biggs, S. N., Horne, R. S. C., Vollenhoven, B., Lolatgis, N., Hope, N., Wong, M., Lawrence, M., Lawrence, A., Russell, C., Leong, K., Thomas, P., Rombauts, L. & Wallace, E. M., Dec 2017, In : Human Reproduction Open. 4, 1, 10 p., hox027.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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The Longitudinal Effects of Persistent Apnea on Cerebral Oxygenation in Infants Born Preterm

Horne, R. S. C., Fung, A. C. H., McNeil, S., Fyfe, K. L., Odoi, A. & Wong, F. Y., 1 Mar 2017, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 182, p. 79-84 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

14 Citations (Scopus)

What keeps children with cystic fibrosis awake at night?

Vandeleur, M., Walter, L. M., Armstrong, D. S., Robinson, P., Nixon, G. M. & Horne, R. S. C., Nov 2017, In : Journal of Cystic Fibrosis. 16, 6, p. 719-726 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

8 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Association between slow-wave activity, cognition and behaviour in children with sleep-disordered breathing

Weichard, A. J., Walter, L. M., Hollis, S. L., Nixon, G. M., Davey, M. J., Horne, R. S. C. & Biggs, S. N., 1 Sep 2016, In : Sleep Medicine. 25, p. 49-55 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of commercial wrist-based and smartphone accelerometers, actigraphy, and PSG in a clinical cohort of children and adolescents

Toon, E., Davey, M. J., Hollis, S. J., Nixon, G. M., Horne, R. S. C. & Biggs, S. N., 2016, In : Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. 12, 3, p. 343 - 350 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

56 Citations (Scopus)

Discrimination of sleep states using continuous cerebral bedside monitoring (amplitude-integrated electroencephalography) compared to polysomnography in infants

Bennet, L., Fyfe, K. L., Yiallourou, S. R., Merk, H., Wong, F. Y. & Horne, R. S. C., 1 Dec 2016, In : Acta Paediatrica. 105, 12, p. e582-e587

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

Dummy/pacifier use in preterm infants increases blood pressure and improves heart rate control

Horne, R. S. C., Fyfe, K. L., Odoi, A., Athukoralage, A., Yiallourou, S. & Wong, F. Y-W., Feb 2016, In : Pediatric Research. 79, 2, p. 325-332 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)
13 Citations (Scopus)

Improved long-term autonomic function following resolution of sleep-disordered breathing in preschool-aged children

Walter, L. M., Biggs, S. N., Nisbet, L. C., Weichard, A. J., Hollis, S. L., Davey, M. J., Anderson, V., Nixon, G. M. & Horne, R. SC., 1 Mar 2016, In : Sleep and Breathing. 20, 1, p. 309-319 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

8 Citations (Scopus)

Intrauterine growth restriction: Impact on cardiovascular development and function throughout infancy

Cohen, E., Wong, F. Y., Horne, R. S. C. & Yiallourou, S. R., 1 Jun 2016, In : Pediatric Research. 79, 6, p. 821-830 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

37 Citations (Scopus)

Oximetry for suspected obstructive sleep apnea—Does removal of awake data affect the result?

Nixon, G. M., Davey, M. J., Weichard, A. J. & Horne, R. S. C., 1 Dec 2016, In : Pediatric Pulmonology. 51, 12, p. 1409-1413 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)