Effects of Age, Gender, Bolus Volume, Bolus Viscosity, and Gustation on Swallowing Apnea Onset Relative to Lingual Bolus Propulsion Onset in Normal Adults
- THE PROFESSIONAL VIEW. Sorensen, Pamela M. // Inside MS;Fall2000, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p27
Presents some food safety rules which may help those with swallowing problems avoid dehydration, poor nutrition, or the risk of aspiration pneumonia. Body positioning; Types of food to start with; Suggested texture of foods to be eaten.
- Trouble swallowing can indicate a serious disorder. McDonough, Patrick B. // North County Journal;6/29/2011, Vol. 39 Issue 26, pB2
The article offers information on the condition known as dysphagia, or having trouble swallowing.
- Oropharyngeal Swallow in Younger and Older Women: Videofluoroscopic Analysis. Logemann, Jeri A.; Pauloski, Barbara Roa; Rademaker, Alfred W.; Kahrilas, Peter J. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Jun2002, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p434
Much of the initial research on normal swallowing has been conducted in young men. Recently, there has been increasing interest in determining whether there are differences between the sexes in swallowing function and in the effects of aging on swallowing in both sexes. This investigation...
- Evaluating Dysphagia. Spieker, Michael R. // American Family Physician;6/15/2000, Vol. 61 Issue 12, p3639
Discusses about dysphagia. Epidemiology; Anatomy and physiology of deglutition; Pathophysiology.
- The Role of Chemosenses in Swallowing Disorders Across the Lifespan. Scarborough, Donna; Pelletier, Cathy // Chemosensory Perception;Sep2015, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p126
Introduction: The act of swallowing saliva or food/liquid is a complex motor-sensory event that occurs for most people without any thought or concern. However, for individuals who are born with or acquire dysphagia (swallowing impairment), swallowing can be frightening, painful, difficult,...
- ACOUSTIC SIGNATURE OF THE NORMAL SWALLOW: CHARACTERIZATION BY AGE, GENDER, AND BOLUS VOLUME. Cichero, Julie A.Y.; Murdoch, Bruce E. // Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology;Jul2002, Vol. 111 Issue 7, p623
Characterizes the swallowing sounds in dysphagic versus normal individuals. Patient characteristics; Influence of age and volume of bolus swallowed on acoustic signals generated during swallowing; Perceptual analysis of swallowing sounds; Duration of swallowing sounds.
- Clinical Consideration of Oral and Related Sensory Processing and Dysphagia. Krival, Kate // Perspectives on Swallowing & Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia);Nov2013, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p94
No abstract available.
- How I use the evidence in dysphagia management (2): A question of taste. Crawford, Hannah; Bake, Julie // Speech & Language Therapy in Practice;Summer2011, p30
In this article the authors discuss the benefits of implementing oral taster programmes for people with learning disabilities and dysphagia who gain their nutrition via percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG). Details related to D. L. Sackett and colleagues' framework of evidence based...
- Treating Children With Feeding Disorders. Pressman, Hilda; Berkowitz, Merrill // ASHA Leader;10/21/2003, Vol. 8 Issue 19, p10
Focuses on the complexity of treating children with feeding disorders according to speech-language pathologists. Association of conditioned dysphagia and learned disorder with feeding; Examples of conditioned dysphagia; Institution of a behavioral feeding program.