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Quality of Life in Caregivers of Pediatric Patients With Cerebral Palsy And Gastrostomy Tube Feeding

Arquivos de Gastroenterologia.
Figueiredo AA; Lomazi EA; Montenegro MA; Bellomo-Brandao MA.
57(1):3-7, 2020 Jan-Mar.

The objective was to describe the quality of life of caregivers of patients with tetraparesis cerebral palsy who were fed by gastrostomy, to assess the mental health of these caregivers, to compare our data with data to other studies and to evaluate the possible interference of gastrostomy in the quality of life.