Chiara S M Straathof

Summary

Affiliation: Leiden University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi Temporalis muscle hypertrophy and reduced skull eccentricity in Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    C S M Straathof
    Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Child Neurol 29:1344-8. 2014
  2. doi Prednisone 10 days on/10 days off in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Chiara S M Straathof
    Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Neurol 256:768-73. 2009
  3. doi Diagnosis of becker muscular dystrophy: Results of Re-analysis of DNA samples
    Chiara S M Straathof
    Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Center, P O Box 9600, 2300RC, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Muscle Nerve 53:44-8. 2016

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi Temporalis muscle hypertrophy and reduced skull eccentricity in Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    C S M Straathof
    Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Child Neurol 29:1344-8. 2014
    ..Hypertrophy of the temporal muscles and changes in skull eccentricity appear to occur early in the course of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Further studies in younger patients are needed to confirm a causal relationship. ..
  2. doi Prednisone 10 days on/10 days off in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Chiara S M Straathof
    Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Neurol 256:768-73. 2009
    ..Our data suggest that prednisone 10 on/10 off has relatively few side effects and extends the ambulant phase by 1 year compared to historical controls...
  3. doi Diagnosis of becker muscular dystrophy: Results of Re-analysis of DNA samples
    Chiara S M Straathof
    Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Center, P O Box 9600, 2300RC, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Muscle Nerve 53:44-8. 2016
    ..We searched for new mutations in the DMD gene in a cohort of previously undiagnosed patients who had been referred in the period 1985-1995...