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Randomized study of the severity of obstructive respiratory disorders in children with adenotonsillar hypertrophy and of respiratory complications in the immediate postoperative period of adenotonsillectomy

Grant number: 13/23018-2
Support Opportunities:Scholarships in Brazil - Scientific Initiation
Effective date (Start): April 01, 2014
Effective date (End): March 31, 2015
Field of knowledge:Health Sciences - Medicine - Surgery
Principal Investigator:Silke Anna Theresa Weber
Grantee:Yara Martins Ortigosa
Host Institution: Faculdade de Medicina (FMB). Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP). Campus de Botucatu. Botucatu , SP, Brazil


This study evaluates the risk factors for respiratory complications during the pre and post-operative in children 2-12 years old and diagnosis of adenotonsillar hypertrophy. It is descriptive randomized, prospective and observational character study of children undergoing adenotonsillectomy surgery attending the School of Medicine of Botucatu (FMB) - Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Hospital das Clínicas, Universidade Estadual Paulista - HC / UNESP. Questionnaire will be used, ENT examination and cardiorespiratory monitoring for data collection and subsequent statistical analysis. (AU)

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