Developmental dyscalculia in children and adolescents with idiopathic epilepsies in a Brazilian sample

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Ursula Thomé; Sandra Regina da Paixão Alves; Sabrina Mendonça Guerreiro; Célia Regina Carvalho Machado da Costa; Fernanda de Souza Moreira; Andrea Bandeira Lima; Maria Rita Ferreira Tavares; Heber Souza Maia Filho;
(2014)
  • Publisher: Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO
  • Journal: issn: 1678-4227
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/0004-282X20140001
  • Subject: epilepsy | crianças | dyscalculia | epilepsia | Neurosciences. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry | children | adolescents | adolescentes | RC321-571 | habilidade em matemática | discalculia | mathematical ability

Epilepsy is one of the most prevalent chronic disorders of childhood which can threaten child development and mental health. Among cognitive disorders, dyscalculia is one of the most important. In this study, 39 children and adolescents with idiopathic epilepsy underwen... View more