Parameters Used For Objective Acoustic Vocal Analysis In Paediatric Patients with Bronchiectasis

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Çalım Ö. F., Yildirim Y. S., Gedik Ö., Çakır E., Özturan O.

ENT UPDATES, vol.9, pp.1-4, 2019 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.32448/entupdates.528044
  • Journal Name: ENT UPDATES
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-4
  • Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: Bronchiectasis typically manifests with persistent coughing, pus-filled discharge, lethargy, dyspnoea, sternal pain, haemoptysis and dilated airways. Such symptoms can adversely affect the quality of life and voice characteristics of sufferers from bronchiectasis. This study had as its objective the objective comparison of vocal differences between healthy children and those with bronchiectasis.