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Respiratory and esophageal morbidity in adults with repaired esophageal atresia

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Title: Respiratory and esophageal morbidity in adults with repaired esophageal atresia
Authors: Gatzinsky, Vladimir
Issue Date: 24-Mar-2014
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Clincial Sciences. Department of Pediatrics
Parts of work: Gatzinsky V, Jönsson L, Johansson C, Göthberg G, Sillén U, Friberg LG. Dysphagia in adults operated on for esophageal atresia--use of a symptom score to evaluate correlated factors. Eur J Pediatr Surg. 2011 Mar;21(2):94-8.

Gatzinsky V, Jönsson L, Ekerljung L, Friberg LG, Wennergren G. Long-term respiratory symptoms following oesophageal atresia. Acta Paediatr. 2011 Sep;100(9):1222-5.

Gatzinsky, V, Wennergren G, Jönsson L, Ekerljung L, Houltz B, Redfors S, Sillén U, Gustafsson P Impaired peripheral airway function in adults following repair of esophageal atresia Accepted for publication, December 2013, J Pediatr Surg

Gatzinsky V, Andersson O, Eriksson A, Jönsson L, Abrahamsson K, Sillén U pH multichannel intraluminal impedance in adults operated for esophageal atresia- what can it tell us? In manuscript
Date of Defence: 2014-04-11
Disputation: Fredagen den 11 april 2014, kl 09.00, hörsal Tallen, Drottning Silvias barn- och ungdomssjukhus
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Esophageal atresia
Long-term outcome
Pulmonary function
Esophageal morbidity
Gastro-esophageal reflux
Abstract: Background: Esophageal atresia (EA) often leads to persistent esophageal and respiratory symptoms, as well as impaired esophageal and lung function in adulthood. The reasons for this, and the connections between symptoms and documented abnormalities, are not fully understood. Purpose: We wanted to investigate a cohort of adults previously operated on for EA in order to describe the prevalence of symptoms and functional abnormalities, as well as to investigate whether, and if so how, they are c... more
ISBN: 978-91-628-8922-7
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