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Clinical and Instrumental Evaluation of Swallowing in Children With Cerebral Palsy (CP)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01031771
First Posted: December 15, 2009
Last Update Posted: December 15, 2009
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Information provided by:
Fortaleza University
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to correlate the alimentary consistencies and deglutition disorders in children with cerebral palsy.

Condition
Cerebral Palsy Deglutition Disorders

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Crossover
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Clinical and Instrumental Evaluation of Swallowing in Children With Cerebral Palsy

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Further study details as provided by Fortaleza University:

Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: February 2009
Study Completion Date: November 2009
Detailed Description:
Cross-sectional and quantitative study with sample consisted of 50 children with cerebral palsy. The data collection consisted in detection of the main dysphagic manifestations in different consistency of food and types of cerebral palsy.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   1 Year to 5 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Children with Cerebral Palsy diagnoses
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Children with Cerebral Palsy diagnoses were involved, independent from the pre, peri and postnatal factors and from the type of Cerebral Palsy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Children who presented oropharyngelarynx structural abnormality and/or impossibility to feed by oral way
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01031771


Sponsors and Collaborators
Fortaleza University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Moisés A Queiroz, Graduate Fortaleza University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Moisés Andrade dos Santos de Queiroz, Fortaleza University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01031771     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 105/09
First Submitted: December 12, 2009
First Posted: December 15, 2009
Last Update Posted: December 15, 2009
Last Verified: December 2009

Keywords provided by Fortaleza University:
Cerebral Palsy
Deglutition
Deglutition disorders
Endoscopy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Paralysis
Cerebral Palsy
Deglutition Disorders
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms
Brain Damage, Chronic
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Esophageal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Pharyngeal Diseases
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases