Carmen Romo Barrientos

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INTRODUCTION Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most frequently occurring behavioural disorders in childhood; its prevalence in Spain is estimated to be around 3-6%. Methylphenidate (MPH) is the only medication available on the Spanish market. MATERIAL AND METHODS The prevalence of ADHD was estimated by calculating the daily(More)
BACKGROUND Alzheimer disease (AD) is one of the most prevalent degenerative disorders in the population over 65 years. We believe that the prevalence in Spain is between 4-11% for the population over 65 years-old. Drugs are currently available to treat this disease in its different phases. MATERIAL AND METHODS We estimated the prevalence of AD by(More)
Human anatomy education often utilizes the essential practices of cadaver dissection and examination of prosected specimens. However, these exposures to human cadavers and confronting death can be stressful and anxiety-inducing for students. This study aims to understand the attitudes, reactions, fears, and states of anxiety that speech therapy students(More)
OBJECTIVE To analyze the potential saving in the pharmaceutical cost that would suppose the use of equivalent pharmaceutical specialties and smaller price, in the main groups of pharmaceutical cost in 1998. DESIGN Pharmacoepidemiologic study of drug utilization and a pharmaeconomic analysis of minimisation costs. LOCATION Primary care of the province of(More)
BACKGROUND The study investigates the temporary trend of the mortality by digestive malignant tumours in Castilla-La Mancha from 1975 to 1990. MATERIAL AND METHODS Standardized rates were calculated by direct method, using world and european population as standard, truncated rates (35-64 years old) and cumulative rates (0-74 years old) according to(More)
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