Summary of Purpose
Introduction Patients with stroke may be silent aspirators or at risk for laryngeal penetration or aspiration because of abnormal oropharyngeal functioning and thus are at risk for aspiration pneumonia and its serious effects. By providing identification of the components of the abnormal swallow, and comparing swallowing across tasks, the investigators may avoid aspiration and can instruct patients on...Read More →
The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 26 November 2010.
|1 Dec 2010||25 Nov 2010||Unavailable||Unavailable||1 Nov 2010||Unavailable|
|Start Date||First Received||1st Completion||Completion||Verification||Results|
- Observation: Cohort
- Perspective: Cross-Sectional
- Sampling: Non-Probability Sample
- Nai-Hsin Meng, M.D.