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Research & Reviews  976 results

Role of Pharyngeal High Resolution Manometry and Impedance in Swallow Function of Head and Neck Cancer Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03372148

Aug 5th, 2022 - Cancers located in the upper aerodigestive tract of the head and neck (HN) region present unique management challenges due to the crucial functions in this anatomic region along with its anatomic density. As such, cancers themselves and the actual...

Community Acquired Pneumonia in Older Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04709978

Aug 4th, 2022 - Pneumonia is the most common infectious cause of mortality in older adults. Standard practice for older adults with pneumonia involves hospitalization and antibiotics. However, recent studies suggest that a significant portion of suspected communi...

Using Nurse-Driven Protocols to Eliminate Routine Gastric Residual Volume Measurements:...
https://doi.org/10.4037/ccn2022584
Critical Care Nurse; Smith M, Smith M et. al.

Aug 1st, 2022 - Multiple critical care guidelines support the elimination of routine gastric residual volume monitoring in patients receiving enteral nutrition. However, transitioning nursing practice away from routine gastric residual volume assessments has prov...

Successful treatment of severe ARDS caused by accidental inhalation of nitric acid fume...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9333490
Medicine Wang Q, Zhu J et. al.

Jul 30th, 2022 - The treatment of severe acute respiratory distress syndrome caused by accidental inhalation of nitric acid fumes is challenging. Few successful cases have been reported in literature. Owing to the development of extracorporeal life support, extrac...

Dysphagia Profiles Among Inpatients with Dementia Referred for Swallow Evaluation.
https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-220402
Journal of Alzheimer's Disease : JAD; Wang S, Gustafson S et. al.

Jul 25th, 2022 - Alzheimer's disease and related dementias (ADRD) patients who are hospitalized often develop oropharyngeal dysphagia, increasing risk for adverse outcomes, such as aspiration pneumonia. However, prevalence estimates of dysphagia are highly variabl...

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Guidelines  1 results

Dysphagia in multiple system atrophy consensus statement on diagnosis, prognosis and tr...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.parkreldis.2021.03.027
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 ...

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Drugs  34 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  135 results

Role of Pharyngeal High Resolution Manometry and Impedance in Swallow Function of Head and Neck Cancer Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03372148

Aug 5th, 2022 - Cancers located in the upper aerodigestive tract of the head and neck (HN) region present unique management challenges due to the crucial functions in this anatomic region along with its anatomic density. As such, cancers themselves and the actual...

Community Acquired Pneumonia in Older Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04709978

Aug 4th, 2022 - Pneumonia is the most common infectious cause of mortality in older adults. Standard practice for older adults with pneumonia involves hospitalization and antibiotics. However, recent studies suggest that a significant portion of suspected communi...

Determining Dysphagia Awareness in Caregivers
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05186961

Jul 20th, 2022 - Genetic, neuromuscular, gastrointestinal, cardiorespiratory diseases and congenital abnormalities can cause dysphagia in children (1, 2). Various symptoms such as coughing during or after feeding, vomiting, recurrent lung infections, inability to ...

Complementary Acupuncture Treatment of Dysphagia in Stroke
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05429424

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 ...

Tongue Pressure Resistance Training for Swallowing Impairment Post-Stroke
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03969095

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  93 results

Investigators Seek to Supplant Oropharyngeal SOC With Proton Therapy
https://www.onclive.com/view/investigators-seek-to-supplant-oropharyngeal-soc-with-proton-therapy

Jan 3rd, 2022 - Steven J. Frank, MD Hoping to minimize the off-target effects associated with radiation in patients with oropharyngeal cancer, investigators are testing the hypothesis that intensitymodulated proton therapy (IMPT) can deliver doses as effectively...

Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy May Be Less Risky for Long-Term Tube Placement
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/960706

Oct 13th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) appears safer than interventional-radiologist-guided gastrostomy (IRG) for patients who need long-term enteral-tube placement, new research suggests. "This large nationwide stud...

Personalized Approaches to Head and Neck Cancer Therapy
https://www.onclive.com/view/personalized-approaches-to-head-and-neck-cancer-therapy

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Transcript: Ezra Cohen, MD: Just like in all spheres of oncology, we’re beginning to personalize therapy for patients with head and neck cancer—especially for locally advanced head and neck cancer—and taking all of what we know into accou...

Water Jelly Could Help With Aspiration Pneumonia in Older Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946545

Mar 1st, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Older patients who have moderate or severe dysphagia, or difficulty with swallowing, could benefit from using water jelly after meals to prevent aspiration issues, according to new findings from Japan. Water jelly could...

Chemoradiation Improves OS for Elderly Patients With Head and Neck Cancers
https://www.onclive.com/view/chemoradiation-improves-os-for-elderly-patients-with-head-and-neck-cancers

Dec 20th, 2020 - Sana Karam, MD, PhD Concurrent chemoradiation significantly improved overall survival (OS) compared with radiation therapy alone for elderly patients with locally advanced head and neck cancers, according to a large analysis of the National Cance...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →