MINERVA PEDIATRICA, vol.69, no.5, pp.396-402, 2017 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Deglutition disorders, Fluoroscopy, Pneumonia, MODIFIED BARIUM SWALLOW, RISK-FACTORS, DYSPHAGIA, CHILDREN, MANAGEMENT
Hacettepe University Affiliated:
BACKGROUND: The swallow function is one of the strong defense mechanism against aspiration. Aspiration and pneumonia are unavoidable in patients with defective mechanism of swallowing. The aim of this study was to evaluate patients with recurrent pneumonia in terms of videofluoroscopic examination results.