Esther Tobarra Sánchez

Esther Tobarra Sánchez
Hospital Clinico Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca-IMIB · Pediatric Enviromental Health Speciality Unit

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July 2012 - December 2012
Corporación Municipal de Quilpué, Chile
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Publications (24)
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Introducció: La infancia española sufrió una de las cuarentenas más estrictas de Europa. Objetivos: 1) Evaluar los efectos en la salud y bienestar de la falta de exposición a espacios abiertos en los niños, niñas y familias. 2) Explorar las relaciones con factores ambientales de la casa, cambios en los estilos de vida y factores económicos. Metodol...
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Background: Obesity is a major public health crisis among both children and adults and contributes to significant physical, psychological, and economic burden. We aim to investigate the effect of duration of breastfeeding on excessive weight and obesity at 6 years of age. Subjects/methods: Data on breastfeeding and child anthropometric measureme...
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Introduction It is estimated that 70% of childhood cancer survivors (CCS) will present a late effect derived from the treatments used during the acute phase of cancer throughout their life, some of them potentially serious as cardiac dysfunctions or subsequent neoplasms. Smoking may increase the frequency and severity of these late effects. AIM: T...
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Introduction Health beings long before birth. Exposure to tobacco smoke (active or passive) is one of the leading causes of pregnancy complications and a risk factor for developing multiple pediatric diseases. The objective of this work is to explain how the consultation for smoking cessation of the Pediatric Environmental Health Unit works. This...
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Introduction Survival rates of childhood cancer have increased in recent decades to reach 80% in high-income countries. At the same time, the appearance of late effects derived from the treatments has been increasing, estimating that up to 70% of childhood cancer survivors (CCS) will experience some late effect throughout their life. Exposure to en...
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Introduction Environmental consulting Nursing (Reproductive) is a clinical consultation detection, intervention and prevention of exposures to environmental hazards at critical periods of pregnancy (gametogenesis and pregnancy) with special attention to tobacco. The working tool is the “hoja verde” Objective: The objective of this work is to iden...
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Introduction Carbohydrate-deficient transferrin (CDT) is a known biomarker for chronic alcoholism detection. The clinical use of CDT is varied: alcohol detoxification programs monitoring abstinence of the alcohol-dependent patients, assessing of pre-natal exposure and evaluating alcohol misuse in subjects applying for the re-granting of driving lic...
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Proteger la salud y proteger el medioambiente es un concepto indisoluble e inseparable. Podríamos reconocer la salud como el estado opuesto al de la enfermedad. Nosotros para un estado de bienestar físico, psíquico y social necesitamos una serie de materias y combustibles que hacen posible la vida en su estado más óptimo. Los 4 combustibles básicos...
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Background: Leukaemia remains the most common type of paediatric cancer and its aetiology remains unknown, but considered to be multifactorial. It is suggested that the initiation in utero by relevant exposures and/or inherited genetic variants and, other promotional postnatal exposures are probably required to develop leukaemia. This study aimed...
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Objeto del trabajo: Desarrollar la historia clínica medioambiental pediátrica (HCMAP) para detectar factores ambientales en niñas con trastornos relacionados con el adelanto de la pubertad (TdAP) y pilotarla en una muestra de pacientes. Material y métodos: Estudio observacional transversal. Muestra de 30 niñas reclutadas por captación en un hospita...
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Background: A decrease of the age of menarche and thelarche has been observed during the last decades. The cause of most of the cases of precocious puberty in girls remains unknown. Some environmental factors such as obesity and adoption have been related to early puberty. Our objective is to explore environmental factors within a sample of girls w...
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Background: The Environmental Reproductive Nursing consultation involves a clinical consultation focused on detection, intervention and prevention of exposures to environmental hazards during the critical periods of fetus development (spermatogenesis and pregnancy) that pays special attention to legal and illegal drugs. Methods: The consultation is...
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Background: Prenatal exposure to alcohol causes a variety of clinical manifestations known as fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD), with neurodevelopmental effects, among others. Alcoholism is common among mothers of children adopted from Spanish institutions, especially from Eastern Europe. Methods: A 17-year old boy, born in Ukraine and adopted...
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Introduction: This integrated study examines the prevention and detection/follow-up of children at risk of neurobehavioral disorders associated with prenatal and/or postnatal exposure to alcohol and illegal drugs. We utilized the Elijo Mas Sano (Choose Healthier) registry of children at environmental risk from drugs and alcohol. Methods: For this d...
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Background: Born without OH is a comprehensive program of prevention, reduction of harm and management of neurobehavioral disorders associated with prenatal exposure to alcohol and other drugs through the pediatric environmental health from the beginning of pregnancy until the end of adolescence. Our objective is to prevent and reduce damage from e...
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INTRODUCCIÓN Y OBJETIVOS: Nacer sin OH es un proyecto de prevención, detección y seguimiento de niños con trastornos neurocomportamentales asociados a la exposición prenatal y postnatal a alcohol y/o otras drogas ilegales. Incluye la realización del registro ELIJO MAS SANO (EMS) de niños en riesgo medioambiental por estas drogas. MATERIAL Y MÉTODOS...
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INTRODUCCIÓN Y OBJETIVOS Nacer sin OH es un programa integral de prevención, disminución de daño y manejo de los trastornos neurocomportamentales asociados con la exposición prenatal a alcohol y otras drogas desde el inicio del embarazo hasta el final de la adolescencia. Entre sus objetivos específicos pretende crear un Registro Regional de niños a...
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INTRODUCCIÓN Y OBJETIVOS Los niños de hoy disponen de menos tiempo y menos espacios para jugar al aire libre que sus padres cuando eran niños. Los niños españoles de 4 a 12 años pasan 990 horas anuales de media frente al televisor, el ordenador o los juegos electrónicos. Se ha observado cómo el contacto con la naturaleza mejora el control de enferm...
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INTRODUCTION Current Chilean childhood obesity fi res are within the highest in the world. OBJECTIVE To describe the nutritional status of Quilpué schoolchildren and its relationship with demographic and socioeconomic variables. METHODS The nutritional status (OMS 2007) of 1091 schoolchildren was assessed using measurements of height and weight o...

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To improve the environmental health and the survivorship care of child cancer survivors (CCSs), through structured knowledge exchange, capacity building and a global multidisciplinary collaborative approach.
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Building a mobile healthcare focused to create environments more healthy during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Una aplicación movil, adaptación de la hoja verde embarazo, para que esté disponible para todas las parejas embarazadas o lactantes del mundo. Disponible la información básica aquí: http://pehsu.org/wp/?p=1774