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Research & Reviews  7,439 results

Recovery pattern analysis of swallowing function in patients undergoing total glossecto...
Oral Oncology; Deng W, Zhao G et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - To investigate the recovery process of swallowing function and ascertain swallowing pattern in patients undergoing total glossectomy (TG). A cohort study was conducted in consecutive patients with tongue squamous cell carcinoma who received TG/hem...

Endoscopic surgery is superior to intensity modulated radiotherapy in the treatment of ...
International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology; Li W, Zhang Q et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - The choice between endoscopic surgery and re-radiotherapy as the main treatment modality in patients with advanced recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma (rNPC) remains controversial. Therefore, in this study, we compared the efficacies of endoscopic ...

Chicago classification v4.0 protocol improves specificity and accuracy of diagnosis of ...
Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics; Visaggi P, Ghisa M et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - Chicago Classification version 4.0 (CCv4.0) introduced stringent diagnostic criteria for oesophagogastric junction outflow obstruction (EGJOO), in order to increase the clinical relevance of the diagnosis, although this has not yet been demonstrat...

Clinical Conundrum: Dysphagia Associated with Sleep Disorders.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00455-022-10474-w 10.1038/nrgastro.2015.199 10.1212/WNL.0000000000003887 10.1016/S1474-4422(14)70051-1 10.3390/diagnostics12040849 10.1212/NXI.0000000000000302 10.1111/ane.13207
Dysphagia Iacolucci CM, Urso D et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - Clinical Conundrum: Dysphagia Associated with Sleep Disorders.|2022|Iacolucci CM,Urso D,Zoccolella S,Vitulli A,Barone R,|

Swallowing function after transoral surgery for laryngopharyngeal cancer.
PloS One; Ueda T, Yumii K et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Transoral surgery (TOS) has been widely used to treat laryngopharyngeal cancers. Although TOS is a minimally invasive procedure, postoperative complications, such as postoperative dysphagia, may occur, which can lead to a poor quality of life for ...

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Guidelines  15 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Epigastric Pain.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Vij A et. al.

Nov 20th, 2021 - Epigastric pain can have multiple etiologies including myocardial infarction, pancreatitis, acute aortic syndromes, gastroesophageal reflux disease, esophagitis, peptic ulcer disease, gastritis, duodenal ulcer disease, gastric cancer, and hiatal h...

Dysphagia in multiple system atrophy consensus statement on diagnosis, prognosis and tr...
Parkinsonism & Related Disorders; Calandra-Buonaura G, Alfonsi E et. al.

Apr 12th, 2021 - Multiple system atrophy (MSA) is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by a combination of autonomic failure plus cerebellar syndrome and/or parkinsonism. Dysphagia is a frequent and disabling symptom in MSA and its occurrence within 5 years ...

ACG Clinical Guidelines: Diagnosis and Management of Achalasia.
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Vaezi MF, Pandolfino JE et. al.

Aug 11th, 2020 - Achalasia is an esophageal motility disorder characterized by aberrant peristalsis and insufficient relaxation of the lower esophageal sphincter. Patients most commonly present with dysphagia to solids and liquids, regurgitation, and occasional ch...

ACG Clinical Guidelines: Clinical Use of Esophageal Physiologic Testing.
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Gyawali CP, Carlson DA et. al.

Aug 10th, 2020 - Esophageal symptoms are common and may indicate the presence of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), structural processes, motor dysfunction, behavioral conditions, or functional disorders. Esophageal physiologic tests are often performed when ...

Society of swallowing and dysphagia of Japan: Position statement on dysphagia managemen...
Auris, Nasus, Larynx; Kimura Y, Ueha R et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2020 - On April 14, the Society of Swallowing and Dysphagia of Japan (SSDJ) proposed its position statement on dysphagia treatment considering the ongoing spread of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The main routes of transmis...

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Drugs  112 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  757 results

Evaluation of Biochemical Markers and Clinical Investigation of Niemann-Pick Disease, Type C

Jun 24th, 2022 - Niemann-Pick type C disease (NPC) is an autosomal recessive, lysosomal storage disorder characterized by accumulation of cholesterol and gangliosides. NPC is a rare (estimated prevalence of 1:120,000-150,000) neurodegenerative disorder with a wide...

Anti-Migration System for Anti-reflux Oeso-gastric Stent (ANTIMIG)

Jun 24th, 2022 - In order to reduce the rate of spontaneous intragastric migration of esophageal stent placed for gastroesophageal junction tumor, anti-migration device has been developed. Pilot studies suggest the absence of morbidity of this device, but no compa...

Complementary Acupuncture Treatment of Dysphagia in Stroke

Jun 23rd, 2022 - A Taiwanese study pointed out that stroke patients who have language barriers, dysphagia, and aspiration pneumonia are more likely to suffer from prolonged hospitalization. Improvements in dysphagia and subsequent complications in patients should ...

Minimizing Pathologic Aspiration in Patients Undergoing Esophageal and Lung Resections for Cancer

Jun 23rd, 2022 - Aspiration by high risk esophageal and lung cancer patients with either preexisting or post-therapy/post-operative dysphagia leads to morbidity (pneumonia) and mortality following surgery. The aim of this study is to reduce pathologic aspiration a...

Tongue Pressure Resistance Training for Swallowing Impairment Post-Stroke

Jun 21st, 2022 - Swallowing dysfunction (dysphagia) following stroke results from damage to sensory and motor nerve pathways, impairing muscular physiology and impacting swallow timeliness and airway closure. People with dysphagia experience impaired swallowing sa...

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News  488 results

A guide to GERD, H pylori infection, and Barrett esophagus
MDedge Family Medicine; Megan Everson, MD, Alice M. Boshoven, MD et. al.

Jun 13th, 2022 - Three conditions seen in primary care—gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), Helicobacter pylori (H pylori) infection, and Barrett esophagus (BE)—evolve in a gastric acid environment and are treated in part through gastric acid suppression. While.

Not All Good News When It Comes to Surging POEM Use for Achalasia

Apr 22nd, 2022 - Use of per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) for esophageal achalasia increased dramatically during the past decade, a retrospective study found, and while the procedure appears just as safe as laparoscopic Heller myotomy (LHM), it led to greater hea...

Psychiatric Illness Associated With Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Apr 18th, 2022 - People with eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) may run an increased risk of mood disorders, anxiety, and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and should be screened for those conditions, researchers say. "It's important to know that there i...

Neurology Case Challenge: Drooling and Dysphagia in a Man Who Can’t Speak

Apr 4th, 2022 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

Food for thought: Dangerous weight loss in an older adult
Margaret Herre, PhD, Kevin H. Yang, BS et. al.

Apr 1st, 2022 - CASE Fixated on health and nutrition At the insistence of her daughter, Ms. L, age 75, presents to the emergency department (ED) for self-neglect and severe weight loss, with a body mass index (BMI) of 13.

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Patient Education  17 results see all →