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    • Brain development and scholastic achievement in the Education Quality Measurement System tests in Chilean school-aged children 

      Ivanovic Marincovich, Daniza; Ibaceta, Camila V.; Correa, Paulina B.; Orellana Zapata, Yasna; Calderón, Patricio M.; Morales, Gladys I.; Leyton Dinamarca, Bárbara; Almagià, Atilio F.; Lizana, Pablo A.; Burrows, Raquel (International Pediatric Research Foundation, 2014)
      Background: Head circumference (HC), the anthropometric index of both brain development and nutritional background, has been described to be significantly associated with scholastic achievement (SA). The aim of this ...
    • 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 ...
    • Impact of anthropometric nutritional parameters on the university selection test in Chile: A multifactorial approach 

      Ivanovic, Daniza M.; Valenzuela, Rodrigo B.; Almagià, Atilio F.; Barrera, Cynthia R.; Arancibia, Violeta C.; Larraín, Cristián G.; Silva, Claudio F.A.; Billeke, Pablo B.; Zamorano, Francisco M.; Villagrán, Francisca S.; Orellana, Yasna Z.; Martínez, Víctor C. (Elsevier Inc., 2019)
      © 2019 Elsevier Inc. 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 ...
    • Nutritional status, brain development and scholastic achievement of Chilean high-school graduates from high and low intellectual quotient and socio-economic status 

      Ivanovic, Daniza M.; Leiva, Boris P.; Pérez, Hernán T.; Almagià, Atilio F.; Toro, Triana D.; Urrutia, María Soledad C.; Inzunza, Nélida B.; Bosch, Enrique O. (2002)
      The objective of the present study was to investigate the inter-relationships between nutritional status (past and current nutrition), brain development, and scholastic achievement (SA) of Chilean high-school graduates ...
    • Somatotype and intellectual ability (Raven progressive matrices test) in Chilean school-age children 

      Tapia, Liliana U.; Lizana, Pablo A.; Orellana Zapata, Yasna; Villagrán, Francisca S.; Arias, Vanessa F.; Almagià, Atilio F.; Burrows, Raquel; Ivanovic Marincovich, Daniza (2013)
      Objetivos: El objetivo de este estudio fue determinar la relación entre el somatotipo y la habilidad intelectual (HA) en estudiantes de 11-12 y 15-16 años de edad de la Región Metropolitana, Chile. Métodos: Se registró ...