María Emilia Núñez

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BACKGROUND/AIMS Despite the advances in understanding visuo-spatial processing in developmental disorders such as ASD and fragile X syndrome (FXS), less is known about the profile of those with a comorbid diagnosis, or the role of within-disorder disparities between individuals across the ASD spectrum. METHODS AND PROCEDURES Using a developmental(More)
Absrraer We studied assortative mating for age. nationality, educational leve!, and occupationaJ level in married and unmarried parents to test evolutionary models explaining mate selection among humans. We used the marriage and birth registers of the Venezuelan popuJatÍon to compare recemiy married, fertile married, and fertile unmarried couples. The(More)
We determine the prevalence of obesity among school children aged 6 to 14 years attending Municipal schools + private state subsidized schools (M+PSS) and private school (P) in urban Concepción. Conditioning obesity factors were analysed. 2302 school children were randomly selected by conglomerate. Obesity was diagnosed by the ratio Weight / height > 120%(More)
BACKGROUND/AIMS There have been discrepancies reported in visuo-spatial construction ability in children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), fragile X Syndrome (FXS) and those with a comorbid diagnosis of FXS and ASD (AFXS). This study aimed to provide a better understanding of the visuo-spatial processing styles in these heterogeneous neurodevelopmental(More)
The purpose of this paper is to present a clinical model of intervention in a mental hospital which refers to a psychosocial treatment and rehabilitation program for acute hospitalized psychotic patients. A method of applied research was utilized for the development of the model. The theoretical framework, objectives and areas of the program are described(More)
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