David González Jiménez

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INTRODUCTION The prevalence of ankyloglossia has been estimated at around 4% of live births. Its prevalence at national level is unknown. MATERIAL AND METHODS Multicenter, prospective observational study. Six hospitals in Asturias took part. All newborns were examined on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays for 3 months. Coryllos and Hazelbaker criteria were(More)
Recent data suggest that, contrary to initial expectations with improvements in perinatal medicine, the prevalence of cerebral palsy has not decreased over the last 20 years. Gastrointestinal disorders are a major chronic problem in most of children with cerebral palsy and in children with neurodevelopmental disabilities. A multidisciplinary approach, with(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of the present study was to explore the relation between lung function and serum retinol (SR) in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients. METHODS This was a cross-sectional study conducted in a group of 98 young patients with CF (6.8-22.3 years), after the exclusion of those with pulmonary exacerbation, vitamin A deficiency, or other risks, from(More)
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES evaluate vitamin D status and its association with chronic lung colonisation in Cystic Fibrosis patients. MATERIAL AND METHODS descriptive cross-sectional multicenter study. From November 2012 to April 2014, at 12 national hospitals, 377 patients with Cystic Fibrosis were included. Vitamin D levels < 30 ng/ml were classified as(More)
AIM To determine the prevalence of overweight in paediatric patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) and to analyse its role as diabetogenic insulin resistance factor and risk of hypertriglyceridaemia. PATIENTS AND METHODS A total of 109 CF patients (47% males) between 5 and 18 years were divided into 3 groups according to body mass index (BMI): underweight,(More)
La acidosis láctica se presenta generalmente en pacientes graves con hipoxia o disminución de la perfusión tisular. Asimismo, el uso de ciertos fármacos, entre ellos el salbutamol, puede ocasionar incremento del ácido láctico con o sin acidosis. Los mecanismos por los que los agonistas b2 incrementan los valores de ácido láctico no están claros, aunque(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of oral rush desensitization in children with cow milk allergy. MATERIAL AND METHODS Prospective study. We included IgE-mediated cow milk allergy children over 3 years in 3 Spanish hospitals. Increasing doses of cow milk for 5 days from 1 cc of 1% to 200 cc of pure milk were(More)
INTRODUCTION The primary objective of this study was to find out the prevalence of overweight and obese status, as well as their association to pulmonary function, total cholesterol and vitamin D in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF). MATERIALS AND METHODS This is a multicenter descriptive and cross-sectional study. Twelve Spanish hospitals participated.(More)
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVE Evaluate the safety and efficacy of a novel polyvitaminic (Aquadek's®) in patients with Cystic Fibrosis (CF). MATERIAL AND METHODS Prospective, longitudinal and non-randomized study. CF patients with pancreatic insufficiency and clinically stable were given Aquadek's® (two chewable tablets) daily for 12 months. Serum levels of(More)
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