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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2011, Article ID 818979, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/818979
Review Article

Diagnosis and Management of Oropharyngeal Dysphagia and Its Nutritional and Respiratory Complications in the Elderly

1Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas (Ciberehd), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
2Unidad de Exploraciones Funcionales Digestivas, Hospital de Mataró, 08304 Mataró, Spain
3Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos, Hospital de Mataró, 08304 Mataró, Spain
4Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Respiratorias (Ciberes), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, 07110 Mallorca, Spain
5Unidad Geriátrica de Adultos, Hospital de Mataró, 08304 Mataró, Spain
6Servicio de Farmacia, Hospital de Mataró, 08304 Mataró, Spain
7Nutrition Unit, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón, 28007 Madrid, Spain
8Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Maastricht University Medical Centre, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
9Comprehensive Cancer Centre West, 2316 XB Leiden, The Netherlands

Received 15 February 2010; Accepted 13 April 2010

Academic Editor: Rémy Meier

Copyright © 2011 Laia Rofes et al. 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.

How to Cite this Article

Laia Rofes , Viridiana Arreola, Jordi Almirall, et al., “Diagnosis and Management of Oropharyngeal Dysphagia and Its Nutritional and Respiratory Complications in the Elderly,” Gastroenterology Research and Practice, vol. 2011, Article ID 818979, 13 pages, 2011. https://doi.org/10.1155/2011/818979.