All publications of “Alessandra Bernardes Caturani Wajnsztejn”

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Prevalence of inter-hemispheric asymetry in children and adolescents with interdisciplinary diagnosis of non-verbal learning disorder

Alessandra Bernardes Caturani Wajnsztejn, Bianca Bianco, Caio Parente Barbosa

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082016ao3722

ABSTRACTObjectiveTo describe clinical and epidemiological features of children and adolescents with interdisciplinary diagnosis of non-verbal learning disorder and to investigate the prevalence of inter-hemispheric asymmetry in this population group.Methods Cross-sectional study including children and adolescents referred for interdisciplinary assessment with learning difficulty complaints, who were given an interdisciplinary diagnosis of non-verbal learning disorder. The following variables were included in the analysis: sex-related prevalence, educational system, initial presumptive diagnoses and respective prevalence, overall non-verbal learning disorder prevalence, prevalence according to school […]