Submitted for Publication: May 30, 2013; final revision received July 18, 2013; accepted July 31, 2013.
Study concept and design: Bauman, Brown, Preciado.
Acquisition of data: Thaivalappil, Saieg, Movius, Brown, Preciado.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Thaivalappil, Brown, Preciado.
Drafting of the manuscript: Bauman, Movius, Preciado.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Thaivalappil, Bauman, Saieg, Brown, Preciado.
Statistical analysis: Brown, Preciado.
Obtained funding: Bauman, Preciado.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Bauman, Brown, Preciado.
Study supervision: Bauman, Saieg, Preciado.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Funding/Support: This work was supported by an R21 (R21HD06295) National Institutes of Health, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute award to Drs Brown and Preciado (co–principal investigators), which funded all technical aspects of the work.
Role of the Sponsor: The funding agency did not participate in any of the following: design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; and preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; and decision to submit the manuscript for publication.
Previous Presentation: This work was presented at the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology Meeting; April 28, 2013; Washington, DC.