Morphologic and kinematic analysis of swallowing using multislice CT

Yoko Inamoto, Eiichi Saito

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Dynamic swallowing computed tomography (CT) is a novel technology with superior spatial (0.5 mm voxel) and sufficient temporal resolution (10 frames/s) that produces the dynamic three-dimensional images and quantitative kinematic analysis of swallowing. This technique has provided new insights into swallowing morphology and kinematics in two primary ways: precise 3D dynamic imaging and quantitative measures. This has in turn promoted the treatment-oriented evaluation in dysphagia rehabilitation.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMedical Radiology
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Number of pages17
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2019

Publication series

NameMedical Radiology
ISSN (Print)0942-5373
ISSN (Electronic)2197-4187

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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