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

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01031771
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 15, 2009
Last Update Posted : December 15, 2009
Sponsor:
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Fortaleza University

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to correlate the alimentary consistencies and deglutition disorders in children with cerebral palsy.

Condition or disease
Cerebral Palsy Deglutition Disorders

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.

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 50 participants
Observational Model: Case-Crossover
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Clinical and Instrumental Evaluation of Swallowing in Children With Cerebral Palsy
Study Start Date : February 2009
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2009

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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

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

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