- Temporalis muscle hypertrophy and reduced skull eccentricity in Duchenne muscular dystrophyC 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. ..
- Prednisone 10 days on/10 days off in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophyChiara 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...
- Diagnosis of becker muscular dystrophy: Results of Re-analysis of DNA samplesChiara 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...