Dysphagia review article

Dysphagia refers to a difficulty in swallowing - it takes more effort than normal to move food from the mouth to the stomach. Usually caused by nerve or muscle problems, dysphagia can be painful ...Jul 19, 2022 · Caregiver Training for Individuals Caring for Patients with Dysphagia. Debra Suiter, PhD, CCC-SLP, BCS-S. May 28, 2021. Critically ill individuals are often unable to participate actively in clinical-decision making, and the responsibility for this often falls to the caregiver. This course addresses caregiver and clini... Review articles and studies with a population sample of less than 20 patients were excluded, as well as experiments on animals or articles not published in English. ... "Effects of therapy in oropharyngeal dysphagia by speech and language therapists: a systematic review," Dysphagia, vol. 25, no. 1, pp. 40-65, 2010. View at: Publisher Site ...Explore the latest full-text research PDFs, articles, conference papers, preprints and more on DYSPHAGIA. Find methods information, sources, references or conduct a literature review on DYSPHAGIA ried out by medical or nursing staff, and often, there are unclear lines of responsibility as to which patients should be referred to a speech-language pathologist. This study measured the prevalence, assessment, and management of dysphagia in three private rehabilitation clinics in South Africa. Findings indicated a prevalence of dysphagia in 56% of patients following stroke, a number far ...Jul 28, 2022 · Purpose Dysphagia is the most common symptom in patients with esophageal atresia (EA) of all ages. There is no study addressing the direct relation between dysphagia and surgical results. Therefore, a systematic review was performed to define the relationship between surgical complications and dysphagia in patients with EA. Methods The systematic review was drafted under PRISMA guidelines ... Cite this article as: Wu C, Zhu X, Zhou X, Li C, Zhang Y, Zhang H, Shen M. Intermittent tube feeding for stroke patients with dysphagia: a meta-analysis and systematic review. Ann Palliat Med 2021;10(7):7406-7415. doi: 10.21037/apm-21-736A patient-based, dysphagia-specific outcomes tool is needed to understand how Gastroenterologie Clinique et Biologique - Vol. 33 - N° 3 - p. 167-171 - Validation in French of the SWAL-QOL scale in patients with oropharyngeal dysphagia - EM Patient satisfaction: SWAL-CARE items Had confidence in your swallowing clinicians.Introduction. Dysphagia commonly occurs in association with stroke contributing to an increased risk for aspiration and pneumonia. 1 Swallowing screening is the essential first step in identifying risk of dysphagia (abnormality in the oropharyngeal swallowing system) and aspiration (subglottic penetration of food or liquid) and is a quick and minimally invasive procedure that expedites ...The aim of this study was to review the literature on dysphagia screening and evaluation tools in pNMD. Method. A systematic review was performed on the basis of the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses guidelines. Three databases (PubMed, CINAHL, and ScienceDirect) were searched. Measurement properties of tools ...Dysphagia is common in patients with neurological disorders. It may result from lesions in the central or peripheral nervous system as well as from diseases of muscle and disorders of the neuromuscular junction. Drugs that are commonly used in the management of neurological conditions may also precipitate or aggravate swallowing difficulties in some patients. Neurogenic dysphagia often results ...Any condition that weakens or damages the muscles and nerves used for swallowing may cause dysphagia. For example, people with diseases of the nervous system, such as cerebral palsy or Parkinson’s disease, often have problems swallowing. Additionally, stroke or head injury may weaken or affect the coordination of the swallowing muscles or ... The aim of this review was to summarize previous reports suggesting a relationship among esophagectomy for esophageal cancer, dysphagia, and sarcopenia. Appropriate interventions to reduce postoperative dysphagia and aspiration pneumonia in patients with resectable esophageal cancer will also be considered. 2 MATERIALS AND METHODSThe aim of this review was to summarize previous reports suggesting a relationship among esophagectomy for esophageal cancer, dysphagia, and sarcopenia. Appropriate interventions to reduce postoperative dysphagia and aspiration pneumonia in patients with resectable esophageal cancer will also be considered. 2 MATERIALS AND METHODSApr 07, 2015 · oropharyngeal dysphagia is a symptom of a swallow dysfunction that provokes difficulty or inability to form or move the alimentary bolus safely from the mouth to the oesophagus. 6 it can include... Initial Evaluation. The first step in the evaluation of a patient with dysphagia is to distinguish between oropharyngeal and esophageal pathology, based on characteristic symptoms. Clinical ...Dysphagia is a problem that commonly affects patients cared for by family physicians in the office, as hospital inpatients and as nursing home residents. Familiar medical problems, including ...Aug 29, 2019 · Abstract. The literal definition of dysphagia is “disturbed eating”. However, it is more accurately described in clinical practice as a sensation of food or liquid being stuck in the esophagus or chest. If this sensation is associated with pain, it is labeled odynophagia, and if it is associated with persistent obstruction and bolus ... Dysphagia: A review Dysphagia is a common symptom with several differential diagnoses ranging from benign and functional to life threatening. Given the potential severity, it is essential to obtain an accurate and pointed history to dictate appropriate diagnostic testing. This article differentiates between oropharynge … The journal aims to foster a growing need for further dysphagia investigation, to disseminate knowledge through research, and to stimulate communication among interested professionals. The journal publishes original papers, technical and instrumental notes, letters to the editor, and review articles. Join the conversation about this journalTherefore, a systematic review was performed to define the relationship between surgical complications and dysphagia in patients with EA. Methods The systematic review was drafted under PRISMA ...To detect post-extubation dysphagia, they used a "water swallow test" (3 tablespoons followed by a glass) screening tool, administered by bedside nurses within 3 hours of extubation. They found that 12.4% patients had dysphagia, of which 87% were confirmed within 24 hours. 10.Dysphagia is a common symptom with several differential diagnoses ranging from benign and functional to life threatening. Given the potential severity, it is essential to obtain an accurate and pointed history to dictate appropriate diagnostic testing. This article differentiates between oropharynge …Dysphagia, or difficulty swallowing liquids and/or solids, is a symptom of a larger problem with a variety of differential diagnoses. It can be a transient sensation, an impacted bolus, or a symptom of a chronic condition. Approximately 1 million individuals are given a diagnosis of dysphagia every year, making it a common referral to ...Dysphagia and COVID-19. Dysphagia, difficult or improper swallowing of liquids, solids, or saliva can result in aspiration, the inhalation of foreign material into the lower airway, which can lead to significant morbidity and occasional mortality, including in children [].Some adult patients with severe COVID-19 infections have developed dysphagia as a complication.from English, were excluded. The purpose of this review article is to investigate the association between sarcopenia and dysphagia. Sarcopenia in the elderly and relation with dysphagia The prevalence of dysphagia among people over the age of 65 ranges from 15% in the community dwelling elderly, to 68% in nursing home residents 8. Elderly ...Oropharyngeal dysphagia or swallowing difficulties are common in acute care and critical care, affecting 47% of hospitalised frail elderly, 50% of acute stroke patients and approximately 62% of critically ill patients who have been intubated and mechanically ventilated for prolonged periods. Complications of dysphagia include aspiration leading to chest infection and pneumonia, malnutrition ...Oropharyngeal dysphagia (OD) affects 40-81% of patients after stroke. A recent systematic review on the costs of OD and its main complications showed higher acute and long-term costs for those patients who developed OD, malnutrition and pneumonia after stroke. These results suggest that appropriate management of post-stroke OD could reduce clinical complications and costs.Go to Map Assessment Twelve studies were found, nine of which studied individuals with head and neck cancer and dysphagia. Overall, participants' dysphagia recommendations included participation in speech-language pathology intervention, diet/liquid modification, postural techniques and/or safe swallow strategies, exercise, and electrical stimulation.PURPOSE: Dysphagia is the most common symptom in patients with esophageal atresia (EA) of all ages. There is no study addressing the direct relation between dysphagia and surgical results. Therefore, a systematic review was performed to define the relationship between surgical complications and dysphagia in patients with EA. Swallowing impairment (dysphagia) following brain injury can lead to life-threatening complications such as dehydration, aspiration pneumonia and acute choking episodes. In adult therapeutic practice, there is research and clinical evidence to support the use of swallowing exercises to improve swallowing physiology in dysphagia; however, the use of these exercises in treating children with ...Dysphagia is very common and is presently considered an alarm symptom that requires immediate attention. This article reviews current literature on the subject and summarizes the state of knowledge regarding the prevalence, classification, identification, management, and treatment of this condition. Dysphagia is a common health care problem and poses significant risks including mortality and hospitalization. China has many unsolved long-term care problems, as it is a developing country with the largest ageing population in the world. The present study aimed to identify the prevalence and risk factors of dysphagia among nursing home residents in China to direct caregivers towards ...Dysphagia is a common symptom with several differential diagnoses ranging from benign and functional to life threatening. Given the potential severity, it is essential to obtain an accurate and pointed history to dictate appropriate diagnostic testing. This article differentiates between oropharynge … Practice Essentials. As typically defined, dysphagia is a condition in which disruption of the swallowing process interferes with a patient's ability to eat. It can result in aspiration pneumonia, malnutrition, dehydration, weight loss, and airway obstruction. The goals of dysphagia treatment are to maintain adequate nutritional intake for ...Dysphagia, which can result in aspiration pneumonia and death, is a well-known problem in patients with dementia and Parkinson's disease. ... Aarsland D, Zaccai J, Brayne C: A systematic review of prevalence studies of dementia in Parkinson's disease. Mov Disord. 2005, 20 (10): 1255-1263. 10.1002/mds.20527. Article PubMed Google Scholar ...Dysphagia is very common and is presently considered an alarm symptom that requires immediate attention. This article reviews current literature on the subject and summarizes the state of knowledge regarding the prevalence, classification, identification, management, and treatment of this condition. Dysphagia is a common presentation in gastroenterology practice and the diagnosis and management requires a comprehensive knowledge of diverse range of aetiologies, with a systematic approach for assessment of symptoms, selection of investigations and appropriate treatment to relieve symptoms. In this curriculum review, the suggested diagnostic approach highlights the importance of thorough ...Review Article Dysphagia, Speech, Voice, and Trismus following Radiotherapy and/or Chemotherapy in Patients with Head and Neck Carcinoma: Review of the Literature ... dysphagia,trismus,xerostomia,andtubedependency),QoL, and overall survival rates. Table provides a summary of the retrieved observa-As with anorexia nervosa, there are many medical complications associated with bulimia nervosa. In bulimia nervosa, these complications are a direct result of both the mode and the frequency of purging behaviours. For the purposes of this article, we will review in detail the many complications of the two major modes of purging, namely, self-induced vomiting and laxative abuse; these two ...Aug 29, 2019 · Abstract. The literal definition of dysphagia is “disturbed eating”. However, it is more accurately described in clinical practice as a sensation of food or liquid being stuck in the esophagus or chest. If this sensation is associated with pain, it is labeled odynophagia, and if it is associated with persistent obstruction and bolus ... Initial Evaluation. The first step in the evaluation of a patient with dysphagia is to distinguish between oropharyngeal and esophageal pathology, based on characteristic symptoms. Clinical ... Dysphagia is an alarm symptom that warrants prompt evaluation to define the exact cause and initiate appropriate therapy. It may be due to a structural or motility abnormality in the passage of solids or liquids from the oral cavity to the stomach. Patients' complaints range from the inability to initiate a swallow to the sensation of solids or ...Objectives Dysphagia in childhood has important health impacts for the child and their family as well as the healthcare system. This systematic review aims to determine the effectiveness of neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) for treatment of oropharyngeal dysphagia in children. Methods A search was performed on November 2020 in MEDLINE (from 1946), EMBASE (from 1947), PsycINFO (from ...Using inclusion and exclusion criteria 6 articles were included in the review as the other articles did not meet criteria to be included. (Full article can be accessed at the link below.) The review found that the reliability of Cervical Auscultation is insufficient to be used as a stand-alone tool in dysphagia in adults. ...Purpose Dysphagia is the most common symptom in patients with esophageal atresia (EA) of all ages. There is no study addressing the direct relation between dysphagia and surgical results. Therefore, a systematic review was performed to define the relationship between surgical complications and dysphagia in patients with EA. Methods The systematic review was drafted under PRISMA guidelines ...Uncommon forms of abdominal TB include involvement of the esophagus (2.8% of all cases of GI TB), stomach, duodenum, pancreas, and spleen [ 5 ]. Symptoms of Esophageal TB (ET) include dysphagia, odynophagia, chest pain, low‐grade fever, and weight loss. ET usually occurs at the middle third of the esophagus at the level of the carina [ 6 ].Research indicates that older patients are at greater risk of developing post-extubation dysphagia. 4 6 8 A study conducted by El Solh and colleagues in 2003 performed FEES on extubated patients in two groups, younger patients (<65 years) and elderly patients (>65 years). The elderly patients showed higher incidence of aspiration (52% compared ...Introduction. Dysphagia commonly occurs in association with stroke contributing to an increased risk for aspiration and pneumonia. 1 Swallowing screening is the essential first step in identifying risk of dysphagia (abnormality in the oropharyngeal swallowing system) and aspiration (subglottic penetration of food or liquid) and is a quick and minimally invasive procedure that expedites ...Citation, DOI & article data. Dysphagia refers to subjective awareness of difficulty or obstruction during swallowing. It is a relatively common and increasingly prevalent clinical problem. Odynophagia is the term for painful swallowing. Fluoroscopy is the mainstay of imaging assessment but manometry can help evaluate the esophageal motor ...In ICU patients, an impaired cough mechanism and reduced sensations of regurgitation or dysphagia may make such aspiration "silent" (without signs or symptoms) in more than half of patients with proven aspiration. ICU-acquired swallowing dysfunction following extubation after mechanical ventilation is a common but under-studied clinical entity.dysphagia, difficulty or pain in swallowing, caused by lesions or stricture of the upper digestive tract, obstruction of the upper digestive tract by tumours or foreign bodies, or disturbances in the nervous or muscular control of swallowing. Obstruction of the esophagus is the most common cause of dysphagia. People with dysphagia may experience a sensation that food or liquid is lodged in the ...Dysphagia is very common and is presently considered an alarm symptom that requires immediate attention. This article reviews current literature on the subject and summarizes the state of knowledge regarding the prevalence, classification, identification, management, and treatment of this condition. Any condition that weakens or damages the muscles and nerves used for swallowing may cause dysphagia. For example, people with diseases of the nervous system, such as cerebral palsy or Parkinson’s disease, often have problems swallowing. Additionally, stroke or head injury may weaken or affect the coordination of the swallowing muscles or ... Dysphagia is very common and is presently considered an alarm symptom that requires immediate attention. This article reviews current literature on the subject and summarizes the state of knowledge regarding the prevalence, classification, identification, management, and treatment of this condition. Dysphagia: A review Dysphagia is a common symptom with several differential diagnoses ranging from benign and functional to life threatening. Given the potential severity, it is essential to obtain an accurate and pointed history to dictate appropriate diagnostic testing. This article differentiates between oropharynge … Aug 02, 2021 · the scope of this article and is discussed comprehensively in a recently published review article.1 InItIAl Assessment—clInIcAl hIstory And physIcAl exAmInAtIon history dysphagia based on anatomical location (high/oropharyngeal vs low/oesophageal), underlying pathology (structural vs motility disorders), predominant symptoms in rela- Finally, 31 articles met the inclusion criteria yielding 29 dysphagia screening tools for review. The search process is presented as a flow diagram in Figure 1. Results of the methodological quality for the included studies are presented in Table 1. Most of the studies were rated 'good' or 'fair' on methods and data analysis, except for 4 ...The aim of this review was to summarize previous reports suggesting a relationship among esophagectomy for esophageal cancer, dysphagia, and sarcopenia. Appropriate interventions to reduce postoperative dysphagia and aspiration pneumonia in patients with resectable esophageal cancer will also be considered. 2 MATERIALS AND METHODS Cancer. Cancer is a leading cause of oropharyngeal dysphagia. 8. The most common cancers that cause oropharyngeal dysphagia are ones located in the upper part of the gastrointestinal system, such as the esophagus and stomach, or in the head and neck region. Cancer can invade the structures that control swallowing and, as a result, disrupt the ...Jul 31, 2021 · The purpose of this review article is to help internists and primary care providers get a better understanding of the role of various imaging modalities in diagnosing dysphagia in the elderly population. This article also provides a comprehensive review and detailed comparison of these imaging modalities based on the latest evidence. Finally, 31 articles met the inclusion criteria yielding 29 dysphagia screening tools for review. The search process is presented as a flow diagram in Figure 1. Results of the methodological quality for the included studies are presented in Table 1. Most of the studies were rated 'good' or 'fair' on methods and data analysis, except for 4 ...Go to Map Assessment Twelve studies were found, nine of which studied individuals with head and neck cancer and dysphagia. Overall, participants' dysphagia recommendations included participation in speech-language pathology intervention, diet/liquid modification, postural techniques and/or safe swallow strategies, exercise, and electrical stimulation.Sarcopenic dysphagia is defined as difficulty in swallowing due to sarcopenia, which may be related to weakness of the tongue muscles. This meta-analysis aimed to explore the association between tongue strength and sarcopenia and to determine whether tongue strength measurement could be a specific indicator of sarcopenic dysphagia. We conducted a systematic search of electronic databases from ...A person may experience dysphagia as a symptom of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). GERD is a condition where stomach acid flows upward into the esophagus. Scientists remain unsure about ...Although oropharyngeal dysphagia is a highly prevalent condition (occurring in up to 50% of elderly people and 50% of patients with neurological conditions) and is associated with aspiration, severe nutritional and respiratory complications and even death, most patients are not diagnosed and do not receive any treatment. Impaired swallowing, also called dysphagia, is one of the most critical problems in patients with neuromuscular diseases (NMDs) and can be related to increased morbidity and mortality. 1,2 In adult patients with NMDs, dysphagia is present in 34.9-80%, 1,3 -10 depending on several factors including the genetic mutation, symptoms, age at onset, rate of progression, and prognosis. 2,11,12 ...As with anorexia nervosa, there are many medical complications associated with bulimia nervosa. In bulimia nervosa, these complications are a direct result of both the mode and the frequency of purging behaviours. For the purposes of this article, we will review in detail the many complications of the two major modes of purging, namely, self-induced vomiting and laxative abuse; these two ...As with anorexia nervosa, there are many medical complications associated with bulimia nervosa. In bulimia nervosa, these complications are a direct result of both the mode and the frequency of purging behaviours. For the purposes of this article, we will review in detail the many complications of the two major modes of purging, namely, self-induced vomiting and laxative abuse; these two ...Dysphagia is very common and is presently considered an alarm symptom that requires immediate attention. This article reviews current literature on the subject and summarizes the state of knowledge regarding the prevalence, classification, identification, management, and treatment of this condition. Background Healthcare systems internationally are under an ever-increasing demand for services that must be delivered in an efficient, effective and affordable manner. Several patient-related and organisational factors influence health-care expenditure and utilisation, including oropharyngeal dysphagia. Here, we present a systematic review of the literature and meta-analyses investigating how ...Initial Evaluation. The first step in the evaluation of a patient with dysphagia is to distinguish between oropharyngeal and esophageal pathology, based on characteristic symptoms. Clinical ...Article Content. Dysphagia, or difficulty swallowing liquids and/or solids, is a symptom of a larger problem with a variety of differential diagnoses. It can be a transient sensation, an impacted bolus, or a symptom of a chronic condition. Approximately 1 million individuals are given a diagnosis of dysphagia every year, making it a common ...Mar 28, 2019 · Dysphagia may present in all critically ill patients and large-scale clinical data show that e.g. post-extubation dysphagia (PED) is commonly observed in intensive care unit (ICU) patients. Recent data demonstrate that dysphagia is mostly persisting and that its presence is independently associated with adverse patient-centered clinical outcomes. Although several risk factors possibly ... Dysphagia refers to a difficulty in swallowing - it takes more effort than normal to move food from the mouth to the stomach. Usually caused by nerve or muscle problems, dysphagia can be painful ...Dysphagia has been organized in collaboration with leading medical specialists in this field. The journal publishes original papers, review articles, comments, clinical conondrum article types and letters to the Editor. A separate section contains abstracts of selected papers from the current literature.Dysphagia refers to a difficulty in swallowing - it takes more effort than normal to move food from the mouth to the stomach. Usually caused by nerve or muscle problems, dysphagia can be painful ...May 01, 2020 · Dysphagia and the accompanying pulmonary aspiration are frequently unrecognized by pediatricians and caregivers as a cause of chronic respiratory symptoms such as recurrent wheezing, recurrent pneumonias, chronic cough, stridor, and brief resolved unexplained events (formerly known as acute life-threatening events). In addition, clinicians may be unfamiliar with the proper evaluation or ... Although oropharyngeal dysphagia is a highly prevalent condition (occurring in up to 50% of elderly people and 50% of patients with neurological conditions) and is associated with aspiration, severe nutritional and respiratory complications and even death, most patients are not diagnosed and do not receive any treatment. In ICU patients, an impaired cough mechanism and reduced sensations of regurgitation or dysphagia may make such aspiration "silent" (without signs or symptoms) in more than half of patients with proven aspiration. ICU-acquired swallowing dysfunction following extubation after mechanical ventilation is a common but under-studied clinical entity.Dysphagia is very common and is presently considered an alarm symptom that requires immediate attention. This article reviews current literature on the subject and summarizes the state of knowledge regarding the prevalence, classification, identification, management, and treatment of this condition. ...This review will summarize key disorders of the esophagus as they relate to chronic lung disease emphasizing both inflammatory and non-inflammatory esophageal pathology. We will also provide a description along with the limitations of both available and evolving diagnostic tests used to evaluate dysphagia and gastroesophageal reflux. KW - Dysphagia Introduction. Dysphagia commonly occurs in association with stroke contributing to an increased risk for aspiration and pneumonia. 1 Swallowing screening is the essential first step in identifying risk of dysphagia (abnormality in the oropharyngeal swallowing system) and aspiration (subglottic penetration of food or liquid) and is a quick and minimally invasive procedure that expedites ...This case report describes a woman in her 70s with a medical history of sarcoidosis, atrial fibrillation, asthma, gastroesophageal reflux disease, Schatzki's ring status after multiple dilations, pulmonary hypertension, and hypothyroidism who presented with a more than 10-year history of dysphagia and was found to have sarcoid involvement of the upper esophageal sphincter.Jul 19, 2022 · Caregiver Training for Individuals Caring for Patients with Dysphagia. Debra Suiter, PhD, CCC-SLP, BCS-S. May 28, 2021. Critically ill individuals are often unable to participate actively in clinical-decision making, and the responsibility for this often falls to the caregiver. This course addresses caregiver and clini... The review returned 448 articles, of which 20 were screened by full-text review to identify 3 relevant articles . Study ... Post-stroke dysphagia: a review and design considerations for future trials. Int J Stroke. 2016; 11:399-411. doi: 10.1177/1747493016639057.Sep 14, 2016 · Review Article | 18 November 2014 Oesophageal dysphagia: manifestations and diagnosis Oesophageal dysphagia is considered to be an 'alarm symptom' related to diseases such as oesophageal carcinoma ... The aim of this study was to review the literature on dysphagia screening and evaluation tools in pNMD. Method. A systematic review was performed on the basis of the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses guidelines. Three databases (PubMed, CINAHL, and ScienceDirect) were searched. Measurement properties of tools ...The aim of this review was to summarize previous reports suggesting a relationship among esophagectomy for esophageal cancer, dysphagia, and sarcopenia. Appropriate interventions to reduce postoperative dysphagia and aspiration pneumonia in patients with resectable esophageal cancer will also be considered. 2 MATERIALS AND METHODSDysphagia is very common and is presently considered an alarm symptom that requires immediate attention. This article reviews current literature on the subject and summarizes the state of knowledge regarding the prevalence, classification, identification, management, and treatment of this condition. Dysphagia 2003;18:218-22. Dellon ES. Diagnosis and management of eosinophilic esophagitis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2012;10:1066-78. Molina-Infante J, Katzka DA, Gisbert JP. Review article: proton pump inhibitor therapy for suspected eosinophilic oesophagitis. Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2013;37:1157-64.The journal aims to foster a growing need for further dysphagia investigation, to disseminate knowledge through research, and to stimulate communication among interested professionals. The journal publishes original papers, technical and instrumental notes, letters to the editor, and review articles. Join the conversation about this journalObjectives Dysphagia in childhood has important health impacts for the child and their family as well as the healthcare system. This systematic review aims to determine the effectiveness of neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) for treatment of oropharyngeal dysphagia in children. Methods A search was performed on November 2020 in MEDLINE (from 1946), EMBASE (from 1947), PsycINFO (from ...Esophageal intramural pseudodiverticulosis (EIP) is an uncommon disorder distinguished by characteristic pseudodiverticula extending through the esophageal lumen to the outer wall of the esophagus [1,2,3].EIP has a bimodal distribution, peaking in both the early teenage years, and in the 6th and 7th decades with a predilection for males [3, 5,6,7].Using inclusion and exclusion criteria 6 articles were included in the review as the other articles did not meet criteria to be included. (Full article can be accessed at the link below.) The review found that the reliability of Cervical Auscultation is insufficient to be used as a stand-alone tool in dysphagia in adults. ...Dysphagia is very common and is presently considered an alarm symptom that requires immediate attention. This article reviews current literature on the subject and summarizes the state of knowledge regarding the prevalence, classification, identification, management, and treatment of this condition. The aim of this review was to summarize previous reports suggesting a relationship among esophagectomy for esophageal cancer, dysphagia, and sarcopenia. Appropriate interventions to reduce postoperative dysphagia and aspiration pneumonia in patients with resectable esophageal cancer will also be considered. 2 MATERIALS AND METHODS Dec 01, 2017 · Abstract. Dysphagia (feeding and swallowing disorder) is associated with serious health complications and psychosocial sequelae. This review summarizes international research relating to the prevalence of dysphagia in people with intellectual disability. Studies published from 1990 to July 2016 were identified using Medline, Cinahl, PsycINFO, Web of Science, email requests, and cross-citations ... Dysphagia is very common and is presently considered an alarm symptom that requires immediate attention. This article reviews current literature on the subject and summarizes the state of knowledge regarding the prevalence, classification, identification, management, and treatment of this condition. This Review highlightsthe progress that is being made in understanding the pathophysiology, prevalence and potential complications of both oropharyngeal dysphagia and oesophageal dysphagia ...Purpose Dysphagia is the most common symptom in patients with esophageal atresia (EA) of all ages. There is no study addressing the direct relation between dysphagia and surgical results. Therefore, a systematic review was performed to define the relationship between surgical complications and dysphagia in patients with EA. Methods The systematic review was drafted under PRISMA guidelines ...As with anorexia nervosa, there are many medical complications associated with bulimia nervosa. In bulimia nervosa, these complications are a direct result of both the mode and the frequency of purging behaviours. For the purposes of this article, we will review in detail the many complications of the two major modes of purging, namely, self-induced vomiting and laxative abuse; these two ...Dysphagia 2003;18:218-22. Dellon ES. Diagnosis and management of eosinophilic esophagitis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2012;10:1066-78. Molina-Infante J, Katzka DA, Gisbert JP. Review article: proton pump inhibitor therapy for suspected eosinophilic oesophagitis. Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2013;37:1157-64.Background:Dysphagia is a common complication immediately following anterior cervical spine surgery.However, its onset more than 1-year postoperatively is rare. Case Description:A 45-year-old male initially underwent a C3-4 and C5-6 anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF).At age 49, 4 years later, he presented with worsening dysphagia accompanied by neck and right upper extremity pain.Esophageal intramural pseudodiverticulosis (EIP) is an uncommon disorder distinguished by characteristic pseudodiverticula extending through the esophageal lumen to the outer wall of the esophagus [1,2,3].EIP has a bimodal distribution, peaking in both the early teenage years, and in the 6th and 7th decades with a predilection for males [3, 5,6,7].Therefore, a systematic review was performed to define the relationship between surgical complications and dysphagia in patients with EA. Methods The systematic review was drafted under PRISMA ...The aim of this review was to summarize previous reports suggesting a relationship among esophagectomy for esophageal cancer, dysphagia, and sarcopenia. Appropriate interventions to reduce postoperative dysphagia and aspiration pneumonia in patients with resectable esophageal cancer will also be considered. 2 MATERIALS AND METHODS This Review highlightsthe progress that is being made in understanding the pathophysiology, prevalence and potential complications of both oropharyngeal dysphagia and oesophageal dysphagia ...Stroke is the leading cause of serious adult long-term disability in the United States with the estimated cost of $33 billion dollars annually. 1, 2 Dysphagia, or impaired swallowing, is a common complication of acute stroke with an incidence that ranges from 37% to 78%. 3 Dysphagia is associated with aspiration, pneumonia, and malnutrition and ...Dysphagia 2003;18:218-22. Dellon ES. Diagnosis and management of eosinophilic esophagitis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2012;10:1066-78. Molina-Infante J, Katzka DA, Gisbert JP. Review article: proton pump inhibitor therapy for suspected eosinophilic oesophagitis. Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2013;37:1157-64.A patient-based, dysphagia-specific outcomes tool is needed to understand how Gastroenterologie Clinique et Biologique - Vol. 33 - N° 3 - p. 167-171 - Validation in French of the SWAL-QOL scale in patients with oropharyngeal dysphagia - EM Patient satisfaction: SWAL-CARE items Had confidence in your swallowing clinicians.This systematic review highlights a low-volume of low-quality evidence to support exercise-based dysphagia rehabilitation in adults undergoing surgery for oesophageal cancer. As dysphagia is a common symptom impacting quality of life throughout survivorship, findings will guide future research to determine if swallowing rehabilitation should be ...Dec 23, 2018 · Dysphagia affects a multitude of people worldwide with tremendous impact on the affected individual, families, and caregivers. Understanding dysphagia, as well as the status of screening, evaluation, and treatment, aids in the knowledge required by a interprofessional team to holistically care for patients with dysphagia and their caregivers. Cleveland, Ohio. Esophageal motor disorders comprise a diverse group of diagnoses defined by an altered pattern and vigor of contractions and sphincter dysfunction. They commonly present with dysphagia or chest pain but also may be associated with heartburn, regurgitation, and globus sensation. The diagnosis of nonachalasic esophageal motor ...Design: Systematic review. Methods: All published trials that had examined both the swallowing ability and nutritional status of subjects following stroke were identified. Pooled analyses were performed to establish whether the odds of being malnourished were increased given the presence of dysphagia. Results: Eight studies were identified.Background Healthcare systems internationally are under an ever-increasing demand for services that must be delivered in an efficient, effective and affordable manner. Several patient-related and organisational factors influence health-care expenditure and utilisation, including oropharyngeal dysphagia. Here, we present a systematic review of the literature and meta-analyses investigating how ...Dysphagia is the medical term for difficulty in swallowing. This includes problems with sucking, swallowing, drinking, chewing, eating, dribbling saliva, closing lips, or when food or drink goes down the wrong way. Early signs of dysphagia are coughing, gagging or choking while eating and drinking. Dysphagia is a common problem affecting ...Dysphagia affects a multitude of people worldwide with tremendous impact on the affected individual, families, and caregivers. Understanding dysphagia, as well as the status of screening, evaluation, and treatment, aids in the knowledge required by a interprofessional team to holistically care for patients with dysphagia and their caregivers.Initial Evaluation. The first step in the evaluation of a patient with dysphagia is to distinguish between oropharyngeal and esophageal pathology, based on characteristic symptoms. Clinical ...Dysphagia is very common and is presently considered an alarm symptom that requires immediate attention. This article reviews current literature on the subject and summarizes the state of knowledge regarding the prevalence, classification, identification, management, and treatment of this condition. Dec 21, 2017 · Dysphagia refers to a difficulty in swallowing – it takes more effort than normal to move food from the mouth to the stomach. Usually caused by nerve or muscle problems, dysphagia can be painful ... Purpose: A systematic and meta-analytic review was conducted to determine the feasibility of EMST as a treatment of dysphagia for COPD patients. The The following three areas of research were reviewed: (1) Studies comparing swallow function in patients with COPD compared to healthy controls.The aim of this study was to review the literature on dysphagia screening and evaluation tools in pNMD. Method. A systematic review was performed on the basis of the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses guidelines. Three databases (PubMed, CINAHL, and ScienceDirect) were searched. Measurement properties of tools ...Jul 28, 2022 · Purpose Dysphagia is the most common symptom in patients with esophageal atresia (EA) of all ages. There is no study addressing the direct relation between dysphagia and surgical results. Therefore, a systematic review was performed to define the relationship between surgical complications and dysphagia in patients with EA. Methods The systematic review was drafted under PRISMA guidelines ... Dysphagia is very common and is presently considered an alarm symptom that requires immediate attention. This article reviews current literature on the subject and summarizes the state of knowledge regarding the prevalence, classification, identification, management, and treatment of this condition. The aim of this review was to summarize previous reports suggesting a relationship among esophagectomy for esophageal cancer, dysphagia, and sarcopenia. Appropriate interventions to reduce postoperative dysphagia and aspiration pneumonia in patients with resectable esophageal cancer will also be considered. 2 MATERIALS AND METHODSReview Article by Annamaria Salghetti, Andrea Martinuzzi ... Feeding problems are often present in children with neuromotor impairment: dysphagia is usually seen in the most severe form of cerebral palsy and it's defined as the difficulty with any of the four phases of swallowing. Clinical consequences are malnutrition and recurrent chest ...Oropharyngeal dysphagia (OD) affects 40-81% of patients after stroke. A recent systematic review on the costs of OD and its main complications showed higher acute and long-term costs for those patients who developed OD, malnutrition and pneumonia after stroke. These results suggest that appropriate management of post-stroke OD could reduce clinical complications and costs.Nov 27, 2013 · The term dysphagia elicits >50,000 references since 2009, and >8000 for dysphagia and older persons/people. This review focuses on works from predominantly 2009 onwards that answer or address key issues and updates in the clinical assessment and management of older people (65+ years) with a diagnosis or risk of swallowing disorder. Explore the latest full-text research PDFs, articles, conference papers, preprints and more on DYSPHAGIA. Find methods information, sources, references or conduct a literature review on DYSPHAGIA Dysphagia is very common and is presently considered an alarm symptom that requires immediate attention. This article reviews current literature on the subject and summarizes the state of knowledge regarding the prevalence, classification, identification, management, and treatment of this condition. The aim of this review was to summarize previous reports suggesting a relationship among esophagectomy for esophageal cancer, dysphagia, and sarcopenia. Appropriate interventions to reduce postoperative dysphagia and aspiration pneumonia in patients with resectable esophageal cancer will also be considered. 2 MATERIALS AND METHODS Dec 23, 2018 · Dysphagia affects a multitude of people worldwide with tremendous impact on the affected individual, families, and caregivers. Understanding dysphagia, as well as the status of screening, evaluation, and treatment, aids in the knowledge required by a interprofessional team to holistically care for patients with dysphagia and their caregivers. Dysphagia 2003;18:218-22. Dellon ES. Diagnosis and management of eosinophilic esophagitis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2012;10:1066-78. Molina-Infante J, Katzka DA, Gisbert JP. Review article: proton pump inhibitor therapy for suspected eosinophilic oesophagitis. Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2013;37:1157-64.This review surveys the applications of these technologies for food texture modification of products made of meat, rice, starch, and carbohydrates, as well as fruits and vegetables. The review also attempts to categorize, via the use of such key characteristics as hardness and viscosity, texture-modified foods into various dysphagia diet levels.Radiation-Induced Dysphagia What is radiation-induced dysphagia?. Radiation therapy is an effective part of treatment for many cancers that arise in the head and neck. But following radiation for these cancers some people develop difficulty swallowing (dysphagia), because the radiation can causes the muscles and mucosal lining of the mouth, throat, and esophagus to become stiff and deformed.Dysphagia, or difficulty swallowing liquids and/or solids, is a symptom of a larger problem with a variety of differential diagnoses. It can be a transient sensation, an impacted bolus, or a symptom of a chronic condition. Jul 28, 2022 · Purpose Dysphagia is the most common symptom in patients with esophageal atresia (EA) of all ages. There is no study addressing the direct relation between dysphagia and surgical results. Therefore, a systematic review was performed to define the relationship between surgical complications and dysphagia in patients with EA. Methods The systematic review was drafted under PRISMA guidelines ... @article{osti_23082741, title = {Dysphagia Treatment for Patients With Head and Neck Cancer Undergoing Radiation Therapy: A Meta-analysis Review}, author = {Greco, Elissa and Department of Speech-Language Pathology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario and Rehabilitation Sciences Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario and Simic ...Nov 27, 2013 · The term dysphagia elicits >50,000 references since 2009, and >8000 for dysphagia and older persons/people. This review focuses on works from predominantly 2009 onwards that answer or address key issues and updates in the clinical assessment and management of older people (65+ years) with a diagnosis or risk of swallowing disorder. Finally, 31 articles met the inclusion criteria yielding 29 dysphagia screening tools for review. The search process is presented as a flow diagram in Figure 1. Results of the methodological quality for the included studies are presented in Table 1. Most of the studies were rated 'good' or 'fair' on methods and data analysis, except for 4 ...Esophageal intramural pseudodiverticulosis (EIP) is an uncommon disorder distinguished by characteristic pseudodiverticula extending through the esophageal lumen to the outer wall of the esophagus [1,2,3].EIP has a bimodal distribution, peaking in both the early teenage years, and in the 6th and 7th decades with a predilection for males [3, 5,6,7].Dysphagia, or difficulty swallowing liquids and/or solids, is a symptom of a larger problem with a variety of differential diagnoses. It can be a transient sensation, an impacted bolus, or a symptom of a chronic condition. To detect post-extubation dysphagia, they used a "water swallow test" (3 tablespoons followed by a glass) screening tool, administered by bedside nurses within 3 hours of extubation. They found that 12.4% patients had dysphagia, of which 87% were confirmed within 24 hours. 10.Cleveland, Ohio. Esophageal motor disorders comprise a diverse group of diagnoses defined by an altered pattern and vigor of contractions and sphincter dysfunction. They commonly present with dysphagia or chest pain but also may be associated with heartburn, regurgitation, and globus sensation. The diagnosis of nonachalasic esophageal motor ... Ost_