Carlos Raúl Castillo-Montoya

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Depression in children is often an elusive disorder and its diagnostic tools are a matter of controversy. Several scales have been developed in an attempt to specifically detect some of the major aspects of depression, i.e. anhedonia, sadness, hopelessness. On the other hand, in adults depression frequently induces changes in sleep patterns, particularly a(More)
AIM This work explores the effects of clinical variables on self-reported quality of life (QoL) in pharmacoresistant temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE), correlating this information with results from the Quality of Life in Epilepsy questionnaire (QOLIE-31) and selective memory tests of the Barcelona Battery and the Rey-Osterrieth figure. METHODS We(More)
OBJECTIVE Supplementary motor area (SMA) epilepsy is a well-known clinical condition; however, long-term surgical outcome reports are scarce and correspond to small series or isolated case reports. The aim of this study is to present the surgical results of SMA epilepsy patients treated at 2 reference centers in Mexico City. METHODS For this retrospective(More)
Importance: The functional anatomy of the brain, especially of the subcortical structures, is one of the least understood areas in neurophysiology. A great deal of the understanding of the functional neuroanatomy is derived from the study of patients whose brain has been damaged under different circumstances. Carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning affects(More)
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