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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 892030, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/892030
Research Article

Auditory Verbal Cues Alter the Perceived Flavor of Beverages and Ease of Swallowing: A Psychometric and Electrophysiological Analysis

Department of Communication Science and Disorders, Faculty of Health and Welfares, Prefectural University of Hiroshima, 1-1 Gakuen, Mihara, Hiroshima 723-0053, Japan

Received 18 April 2013; Revised 17 July 2013; Accepted 17 July 2013

Academic Editor: Nader Pouratian

Copyright © 2013 Aya Nakamura and Satoshi Imaizumi. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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