TABLE 2

Recommended Interventions and Repeat VFSS for Infants Based on 1051 VFSS Results

Normal (N = 484)Intermediate (N = 150)OPAP-trenda
Thin (N = 249)Thick (N = 168)
Any intervention recommended, n (%)197 (41)86 (57)223 (90)128 (76)<.01
Type of intervention, n (%)
 Thickened feedingb100 (21)69 (46)188 (76)54 (32)<.01
 Nasal tube feedingb93 (19)26 (17)97 (39)77 (46)<.01
 Gastric tubec84 (17)14 (9)25 (10)20 (12)<.01
 Fundoplicationc20 (4)2 (1)8 (3)7 (4)<.01
Additional VFSS, n (%)108 (22)55 (37)188 (76)124 (74)<.01
  • a Derived by using linear trend test with logistic regression.

  • b Measured and updated at the time of each VFSS.

  • c Counted only once, at first placement. Assigned to the VFSS result measured at the time of or just before intervention placement.