Oropharyngeal aspiration and silent aspiration in children

Weir, Kelly A., McMahon, Sandra, Taylor, Simone and Chang, Anne B. (2011) Oropharyngeal aspiration and silent aspiration in children. Chest, 140 3: 589-597. doi:10.1378/chest.10-1618

Author Weir, Kelly A.
McMahon, Sandra
Taylor, Simone
Chang, Anne B.
Title Oropharyngeal aspiration and silent aspiration in children
Journal name Chest   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1931-3543
Publication date 2011-09-01
Year available 2011
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1378/chest.10-1618
Open Access Status Not yet assessed
Volume 140
Issue 3
Start page 589
End page 597
Total pages 9
Place of publication Northbrook, IL, U.S.A.
Publisher American College of Chest Physicians
Language eng
Subject 2740 Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
2706 Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
2705 Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
Abstract Background: Limited information exists about the nature of and factors associated with oropharyngeal aspiration (OPA) and silent aspiration (SA) in children. A prospective study was undertaken to determine the factors associated with fluoroscopically identified OPA and SA.
Keyword Critical Care Medicine
Respiratory System
General & Internal Medicine
Respiratory System
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Confirmed Code
Grant ID 914-042
Institutional Status UQ

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Sub-type: Article (original research)
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