María García-Jiménez

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INTRODUCTION There is a growing demand for diagnoses of children with learning problems and/or behavioural disorders in visits to paediatric and neuropaediatric units. One of the most frequent causes of this situation is attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), which has a high rate of incidence and is difficult to diagnose. The role of the Primary(More)
BACKGROUND De novo heterozygous mutations in the GNAO1 gene, encoding the Gα o subunit of G-proteins, are the cause of a severe neurodevelopmental disorder, featuring early infantile seizures, profound cognitive dysfunction and, occasionally, movement disorder (early infantile epileptic encephalopathy-17). METHODS We report a further case of this(More)
AIM To analyze the factors involved in the prognosis of symptomatic epilepsies in relation to their age at onset, monitored at a neuropediatric section of regional reference over a period of three years. PATIENTS AND METHODS Children diagnosed with symptomatic epilepsy, supervised from January 1, 2008 to December 31, 2010, collecting epidemiological,(More)
The reactive dye Cibacron Yellow S-3R was selected to evaluate the feasibility of combining nanofiltration membranes with electrochemical processes to treat textile wastewater. Synthetic dyeing effluents were treated by means of two nanofiltration membranes, Hydracore10 and Hydracore50. Up to 98% of dye removal was achieved. The influence of salt(More)
INTRODUCTION Global developmental delay (GDD) and intellectual disability (ID) are common reasons for consultation in paediatric neurology. Results from aetiological evaluations of children with GDD/ID vary greatly, and consequently, there is no universal consensus regarding which studies should be performed. MATERIAL AND METHOD We review our experience(More)
INTRODUCTION The aetiology and clinical features of peroxisomal diseases vary widely. An altered very-long-chain fatty acid (VLCFA) profile is commonly found in many of these diseases, and this makes it easier to point the diagnosis in the right direction. PATIENTS AND METHODS We review our experience in the diagnosis of cases of peroxisomal diseases with(More)
INTRODUCTION The quality of the health care in a major part of neuropaediatrics benefits from appropriate communication and strategies that have been agreed with primary care (PC) paediatricians. PATIENTS AND METHODS We analyse the children who were assessed in the Neuropaediatric service at the Hospital Universitario Miguel Servet in Saragossa over a(More)