Speech and Swallowing Characteristics of Patients After Laryngectomy and the Effect on Quality of Life
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01607138|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified May 2012 by Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center.
Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
First Posted : May 28, 2012
Last Update Posted : May 28, 2012
|Condition or disease|
|Cancer of the Larynx|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||40 participants|
|Official Title:||Speech and Swallowing Characteristics of Patients After Laryngectomy and the Effect on Quality of Life|
|Study Start Date :||June 2012|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||June 2013|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2014|
A group of patients who underwent total laryngectomy with trechea esophageal puncture (TEP)
- Speech and swallowing characteristics of patients post laryngectomy [ Time Frame: At the completion of data collection -1 year ]After recording the patients' speech the speech characteristics will be analysed according to specific parameters. Also after performing swallowing eveluation swallowing disturbances will be diagnosed and described.
- The relationship between speech and swallowing disturbances of patients post laryngectomy [ Time Frame: 1 year at the completion of data collection ]After analyzing the speech and swallowing disturbances of patients post laryngectomy, the relationship between these variables will be examined.
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|Contact: Jacob T Cohen, MDfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Yael Manor, PhDemail@example.com|
|Principal Investigator:||Jacob T Cohen, PhD||Tel Aviv Medical Center|