Tracheoesophageal Voice Prosthesis Outcomes: Success or Insucess?

@inproceedings{Cruz2014TracheoesophagealVP,
  title={Tracheoesophageal Voice Prosthesis Outcomes: Success or Insucess?},
  author={Sara Cruz and Rita Viana and Joana Guimar{\~a}es and Jo{\~a}o Fernandes and Joaquim Castro Silva and Eurico Monteiro},
  year={2014}
}
Introduction: Total laryngectomy/pharingo-laryngectomy is a potentially aggressive surgery for advanced laryngeal/hypopharyngeal carcinomas, which results in important physical and functional changes that compromise some of the most vital functions, including speech communication. For these patients, tracheoesophageal speech is considered to be the gold standard for voice rehabilitation. Objectives: The purpose of the present study was to determinate the success rate of voice prosthesis… CONTINUE READING

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