P H Jongerius
Affiliation: Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre
Country: The Netherlands
- The treatment of drooling by ultrasound-guided intraglandular injections of botulinum toxin type A into the salivary glandsPeter H Jongerius
Department of Rehabilitation, University Medical Center St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Laryngoscope 113:107-11. 2003..The aim of the study was to present the background, procedure, and technique of bilateral ultrasound-guided, single-dose injections of botulinum toxin type A (BTX) into the salivary glands in patients with severe drooling...
- The treatment of posterior drooling by botulinum toxin in a child with cerebral palsyPeter H Jongerius
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Medical Center, St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 41:351-3. 2005
- A systematic review for evidence of efficacy of anticholinergic drugs to treat droolingP H Jongerius
Department of Rehabilitation, University Medical Centre UMC St Radboud, Nijmegen, Netherlands
Arch Dis Child 88:911-4. 2003..There was some evidence that three anticholinergic drugs (benztropine, glycopyrrolate, and benzhexol hydrochloride) are effective in the treatment of drooling, but it could not be concluded that one drug is preferable...
- Botulinum toxin effect on salivary flow rate in children with cerebral palsyP H Jongerius
Department of Rehabilitation, University Medical Centre St Radboud, PO Box 9101, 6500HB, Nijmegen 720, The Netherlands
Neurology 63:1371-5. 2004..To investigate the effectiveness of botulinum neurotoxin (BoNT) type A in reducing salivary flow rate in children with cerebral palsy (CP) with severe drooling...
- Effect of botulinum toxin in the treatment of drooling: a controlled clinical trialPeter H Jongerius
Department of Rehabilitation, University Medical Centre St Radboud, PO Box 9101 6500HB, Nijmegen 720, Netherlands
Pediatrics 114:620-7. 2004..To investigate the clinical effectiveness of botulinum neurotoxin type A (BoNT) to reduce drooling in children with cerebral palsy (CP)...
- Assessment of salivary flow rate: biologic variation and measure errorPeter H Jongerius
Department of Rehabilitation, University Medical Centre, UMC St Radboud, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Laryngoscope 114:1801-4. 2004..To investigate the applicability of the swab method in the measurement of salivary flow rate in multiple-handicap drooling children. To quantify the measurement error of the procedure and the biologic variation in the population...
- Botulinum toxin A: a new option for treatment of drooling in children with cerebral palsy. Presentation of a case seriesP H Jongerius
Department of Rehabilitation, University Hospital Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Eur J Pediatr 160:509-12. 2001..The parents reported a satisfactory reduction of drooling throughout the whole study period. No objectionable disturbances of oral functions were observed. There was mild transient thickening of saliva in one of the patients...
- Social interaction and self-esteem of children with cerebral palsy after treatment for severe droolingJan J W Van der Burg
Department of Special Education, Radboud University Nijmegen, PO Box 9104, 6500 HE, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Eur J Pediatr 165:37-41. 2006..Conclusion: Interventions to treat drooling should not only be evaluated using measurements of drooling, but the consequences on social interaction and self-esteem should also be assessed...
- Drooling in children with cerebral palsy: effect of salivary flow reduction on daily life and careJan J W Van der Burg
Sint Maartenskliniek, Rehabilitation Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Dev Med Child Neurol 48:103-7. 2006..In addition to the evaluation of primary variables, such as the salivary flow rate, investigation of impact of drooling on daily life provides useful information about the outcome of treatment for reduction in drooling...
- The combined effect of lower-limb multilevel botulinum toxin type a and comprehensive rehabilitation on mobility in children with cerebral palsy: a randomized clinical trialVanessa A Scholtes
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1551-8. 2006..To evaluate the combined effect on mobility of treatment with multilevel botulinum toxin type A (BTX-A) and comprehensive rehabilitation in children with cerebral palsy (CP)...
- Effect of multilevel botulinum toxin a and comprehensive rehabilitation on gait in cerebral palsyVanessa A Scholtes
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Pediatr Neurol 36:30-9. 2007..Although the effect on muscle length was maintained after 24 weeks, the effect on gait and spasticity had disappeared...
- Salivation in healthy schoolchildrenLiselotte J C Rotteveel
Department of Rehabilitation, University Medical Centre St Radboud, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen internal code 720, The Netherlands
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 68:767-74. 2004..To obtain reference data on the unstimulated salivary flow rate in healthy 6-11-year-old boys and girls, for use in the treatment of drooling in mentally and physically handicapped children...
- A descriptive analysis of studies on behavioural treatment of drooling (1970-2005)Jan J W Van der Burg
Department of Special Education, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Dev Med Child Neurol 49:390-4. 2007..However, future research on this topic is needed. After years of research focused on medical treatment, the option of behavioural treatment to reduce drooling should be reconsidered in relation to the medical management of this problem...
- A pilot study of the Video Observations Aarts and Aarts (VOAA): a new software program to measure motor behaviour in children with cerebral palsyPauline Bm Aarts
Department of Child Rehabilitation, Sint Maartenskliniek, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Occup Ther Int 14:113-22. 2007..Further research is recommended to apply the VOAA in clinical studies in paediatric occupational therapy...
- Behavioral treatment of drooling: a methodological critique of the literature with clinical guidelines and suggestions for future researchJan J W Van der Burg
Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Behav Modif 31:573-94. 2007..Guidelines for clinical use of behavioral treatment for drooling are presented, and recommendations are given for future research in this area...