This chapter will describe the human swallowing in comparison with other mammals. Besides, the context will focus on swallowing and feeding development in infants. The basic knowledge of how evolutionary and developmental changes of human swallowing allows an insight into which swallowing-related problems may directly relate.
|Title of host publication||Dysphagia Evaluation and Treatment|
|Subtitle of host publication||From the Perspective of Rehabilitation Medicine|
|Number of pages||5|
|Publication status||Published - 13-11-2017|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Health Professions(all)