Pediatric Eating Assessment Tool-10 as an indicator to predict aspiration in children with esophageal atresia


SOYER T. , Yalcin S., Arslan S. S. , DEMİR N. , TANYEL F. C.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.52, no.10, pp.1576-1579, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 52 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2017.02.018
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1576-1579

Abstract

Aim: Airway aspiration is a common problem in children with esophageal atresia (EA). Pediatric Eating Assessment Tool-10 (pEAT-10) is a self-administered questionnaire to evaluate dysphagia symptoms in children. A prospective study was performed to evaluate the validity of pEAT-10 to predict aspiration in children with EA.