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


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

ENT UPDATES, cilt.9, ss.1-4, 2019 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

Özet

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.