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    • A multifactorial approach of nutritional, intellectual, brain development, cardiovascular risk, socio-economic, demographic and educational variables affecting the scholastic achievement in Chilean students: An eight- year follow-up study 

      Ivanovic, Daniza M.; Almagià, Atilio F.; Arancibia, Violeta C.; Ibaceta, Camila V.; Arias, Vanessa F.; Rojas, Tatiana R.; Flores, Ofelia C.; Villagrán, Francisca S.; Tapia, Liliana U.; Acevedo, Javiera A.; Morales, Gladys I.; Martínez, Víctor C.; Larraín, Cristián G. (Public Library of Science, 2019)
      The aim of this study was to quantitate the relative impact of nutritional, intellectual, brain development, cardiovascular risk, socio-economic, demographic and educational variables on the results of the 2009 Quality ...
    • Brain development parameters and intelligence in Chilean high school graduates 

      Ivanovic, Daniza M.; Leiva, Boris P.; Castro, Carmen G.; Olivares, Manuel G.; Jansana, Joan Manuel M.; Castro, Verónica G.; Almagià, Atillo Aldo F.; Toro, Triana D.; Urrutia, María Soledad C.; Miller, Patricio T.; Bosch, Enrique O.; Larraín, Cristián G.; Pérez, Herná (2004)
      The hypothesis that independently of sex, brain volume (BV) and head circumference (HC) are positively and significantly associated with intellectual quotient (IQ) was examined in a sample of 96 high school graduates of ...
    • Chilean School-Age Children Twin Registry: Planning, Sampling and Implications 

      Ivanovic Marincovich, Daniza; Llop Romero, Elena; Alvear, Jorge A.; Pérez Muñoz, Hernán; Díaz, Nora S.; Leyton Dinamarca, Bárbara; Almagià, Atilio F.; Larraín, Cristián G.; Alvarez, Joel E.; Herrera, Yilda F.; Hazbun, Elizabeth L. (2006-12)
      We describe subject recruitment from the University of Chile School-Age Children Twin Registry (REMEUCHI). The research aim of REMEUCHI is to quantify the impact of genetic and environmental factors on scholastic achievement ...
    • Head size and intelligence, learning, nutritional status and brain development Head, IQ, learning, nutrition and brain 

      Ivanovic Marincovich, Daniza; Leiva, Boris P.; Pérez Muñoz, Hernán; Olivares Grohnert, Manuel; Díaz, Nora S.; Urrutia, María Soledad; Almagiá, Atilio F.; Toro, Triana D.; Miller, Patricio T.; Bosch, Enrique O.; Larraín, Cristián G. (Elsevier, 2004)
      This multifactorial study investigates the interrelationships between head circumference (HC) and intellectual quotient (IQ), learning, nutritional status and brain development in Chilean school-age children graduating ...
    • Impact of anthropometric nutritional parameters on the university selection test in Chile: A multifactorial approach 

      Ivanovic, Daniza M.; Valenzuela, Rodrigo; Almagià, Atilio; Barrera, Cynthia; Arancibia, Violeta; Larraín, Cristián; Silva, Claudio; Billeke, Pablo; Zamorano, Francisco; Villagrán, Francisca; Orellana, Yasna; Martínez, Víctor (Elsevier Inc., 2019)
      Objectives Scholastic achievement (SA) is a multifactorial problem that depends on factors related to the child, the child's family, and the educational system. The aim of this study was to quantify the relative impact ...