Maria B Araujo
- [Use of ezetimibe in the treatment of familial hypercholesterolemia in children and adolescents]M B Araujo
Servicio de Nutrición, Hospital Nacional de Pediatria J P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
An Pediatr (Barc) 77:37-42. 2012..Patients with familial hypercholesterolemia have an increased level of LDL cholesterol since childhood, and present early associated cardiovascular disease. Ezetimibe reduces LDL by blocking sterol absorption in enterocytes...
- Assessment of risk factors of poor metabolic control in type 1 diabetic children assisted in a public hospital in ArgentinaMaria B Araujo
Nutrition Unit, Hospital Nacional de Pediatria JP Garrahan, Combate de los Pozos 1881, Ciudad Autonoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Pediatr Diabetes 9:480-7. 2008..To evaluate predictive risk variables of poor diabetes control that are present at the onset of the disease...
- [Severe hypercholesterolemia in children. Presentation of two cases and update of the literature]Maria B Araujo
Servicio de Nutrición, Hospital Nacional de Pediatria Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Argentina
Arch Argent Pediatr 109:e67-71. 2011..Two patients with severe hypercholesterolemia had been presented. Importance of early diagnosis and treatment has been stated to avoid or delay atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease...
- [Evaluation of an intensive treatment education program for type 1 diabetes in a group of adolescents. A two year follow up]Andrea G Krochik
Servicio de Nutrición, Hospital Nacional de Pediatria Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Medicina (B Aires) 64:107-12. 2004..Our results show that intensive treatment of type 1 diabetes in children and adolescents can achieve significant and sustained reductions of HbA1C without increasing the risk of hypoglycemia or other adverse effects...