This chapter discusses common dysphagia terminology. A common understanding of important terms relevant to dysphagia enables healthcare professionals to communicate clearly and rapidly. The basic knowledge of anatomical structures associated with swallowing is fundamental to understanding the whole swallow process including the evaluation and treatment of dysphagia.
|Title of host publication||Dysphagia Evaluation and Treatment|
|Subtitle of host publication||From the Perspective of Rehabilitation Medicine|
|Number of pages||7|
|Publication status||Published - 13-11-2017|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Health Professions(all)