Romanian Society of Child and
Adolescent Neurology and Psychiatry

The 19th RSCANP Congress
Predeal, 19-22 Sep. 2018

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The Romanian Journal of Child and Adolescent Neurology and Psychiatry

is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, management of neurologic and psychiatric disorders in children and adolescents, as well as Mental Health, Psychotherapy, Family Therapy, Medical Psychology, Psychosociology, related Molecular Genetics, Neurogenetics, Neuroimagistics, Epileptology, Rehabilitation, Pathophysiology and Epidemiology.

The journal is focused on the needs of the actual scientific and research community and is committed to publishing original articles, studies, reviews, case reports of high scientific value and impact, with relevant contribution in the domain. The journal encourages researches that utilize modern investigation methods.

Open Access Policy - Romanian Journal of Child and Adolescent Neurology and Psychiatry provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public, supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. Each article type published by the Romanian Journal of Child and Adolescent Neurology and Psychiatry follows a specific format, as detailed in the Instructions for Authors.

The Romanian Journal of Child and Adolescent Neurology and Psychiatry (RJCANP) appears quarterly: 4 issues a year.

The Romanian Journal of Child and Adolescent Neurology and Psychiatry is edited under the aegis of Romanian Academy of Medical Sciences and of the Romanian Society of Child and Adolescent Neurology and Psychiatry (RSCANP).

The Romanian Journal of Child and Adolescent Neurology and Psychiatry is indexed in the International Data Base (BDI): Index Copernicus Publish Panel since 05.08.2010 and in the EBSCO Pub Med since 04.03.2012.

The journal is accredited by the Romanian Physicians College, the published articles being credited according to the National Program of Continuous Medical Education of the Romanian Physicians College.

ISSN (print): 2068-8040
ISSN (on-line)

Nr. 4/2017 (TOME MMXVI)

Most recent issue of RCANP Journal

Table of Contents

  1. Clinical presentation of stroke in the newborn and infant
    Abstract: Introduction Stroke represents a focal neurological deficit lasting more than 24 hours, with a vascular basis. Lack of accompanying clinical signs makes the diagnosis difficult when the patient is a newborn or infant and the causes are not common with those of an adult. General and...
  2. The role of education in emotional development
    Abstract: Introduction: This paper aims to highlight the importance of the influence exerted by parents in the emotional development of the child. Whereas a high level of emotional intelligence is closely related to parental warmth, secure attachment, we consider absolutely necessary to know the...
  3. Neuropathies in primary hypothyroidism
    Abstract: A prospective clinical trial conducted over a period of 5 years on a group of 144 patients with primary hypothyroidism that followed the affection of the cranial and peripheral nerves in this type of thyroid pathology referring to it’s frequency, type of manifestation of the peripheral...
  4. Neurological manifestations in thyroid pathologies induced by iodine deficit during chilhood
    Abstract: A clinical study conducted on 10 adult patients known with iodine deficit during childhood followed the type of neuropsychiatric manifestations encountered in these patients, their frequency and way in which they were influenced by treatment for the causing thyroid...
  5. Recovery techniques for motor dysfunctions in autistic child, severe form, in order to prepare the acquirement of written language
    Abstract: In the article, I presented techniques for motor recovery of autistic child through graphics. I chose learning / correction techniques of fine movement coordination difficulties. They allowed the acquirement of graphic gesture, required for writing. From the casuistry assisted in the years...
  6. Creativity group – a way to identify gifted children
    Abstract: This paper aims to highlight the importance of organizing creative groups as a way of identification of gifted children. Creative group can contribute not only to identify gifted children, but also as a way of fructification of their abilities whereas creativity is often diminished by the...
    Abstract: The Cornelia de Lange Syndrome is a rare genetic disease characterized plurimalformative syndrome, with the incidence 1/10000-30000 (1/10000- 50000) of live births. The case study was performed on a patient in aged 15.4 years from urban areas, who are hospitalized in child neuropsychiatric...
  8. Hydrocephalus in infants and children
    Abstract: Introduction: Hydrocephalus is an important problem in the neurosurgical pathology because of the lack of proper treatment. It is characterized by anabnormal buildup of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) in the cerebral ventricles and subsequent enlargement of the ventricles. The authors review current...
  9. Contagion of anxiety condition and panic to children, teens and adults
    Abstract: We approach an important issue of knowledge of symptoms and diagnosis of multiple forms of anxiety and panic. It begins with a brief history of theterms of the original Greek, Etruscan and Latin. In ancient legends and known human history repeated descriptions about major disasters that may...
  10. Genetic peripheral neuropathies in populationswith characteristics of isolates from Romania
    Abstract: I present the clinical-genetic characteristics of the sensory-motor neuropathies identified in Romania as part of an international study in genetic isolates.The clinical-genetic forms identified in Romania are: hereditary sensory and motor neuropathy -Lom, hereditary sensory and motor neuropathy...
  11. Brain Tumor Metabolism and Neuroimaging:Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy in Cerebral Glioma
    Abstract: The advent of nuclear neuroimaging techniques has vastly changed neurobiology and neuroscience from a bench-research oriented practice to a clinical subdiscipline with diagnostic and therapeutic implications. In particular, magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MR spectroscopy) began as a tool in...
  12. The motor deficit in children with stroke
    Abstract: Background: Motor deficiency (MD) is the most common symptom of stroke. The incidence of stroke in children is estimated to be 1.3-13 per 100,000 children/ year and is steadily increasing. Stroke is the main cause of unilateral cerebral palsy in term-born...
  13. Rehabilitation of children with muscular dystrophies
    Abstract: The main purpose of muscle dystrophies rehabilitation is to maintain, as much as possible, ambulance, acceptable respiratory capacity, retraction of musculo- tendon recurrences and scoliosis. The management of these conditions is done through a multidisciplinary approach, the patient and his...
  14. Anniversary 90 years - MD Ana MurguleČ›
    Abstract: ...