American Speech-Language-Hearing Association http://www.asha.org/
Dysphagia Research Society http://www.dysphagiaresearch.org/
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada http://ww2.heartandstroke.ca/
Ontario Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologist https://www.osla.on.ca/
Communication facts: special populations: dysphagia—2008 edition. American-Speech-Language-Hearing Association website. Available at:
. Published 2008. Accessed September 26, 2011.
Difficulty swallowing. Mayo Clinic website. Available at:
. Updated October 10, 2009. Accessed September 26, 2011.
Dysphagia. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
. Updated September 8, 2011. Accessed September 26, 2011.
Dysphagia. World Gastroenterology Organisation website. Available at:
. Published 2007. Accessed September 26, 2011.
Esophageal dysphagia. Rehab PBWorks website. Available at:
. Accessed September 26, 2011.
Font J, Underbrink M. Esophageal dysphagia. University of Texas Medical Branch website. Available at:
. Published February 6, 2008. Accessed September 26, 2011.
Palmer J, Drennan J, Baba M. Evaluation and treatment of swallowing impairments. American Family Physician website. Available at:
. Published April 15, 2000. Accessed September 26, 2011.
This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. This information is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with questions regarding a medical condition.
Copyright © 2012 EBSCO Publishing
All rights reserved.
Wellmont LiveWell is creating a new tradition of wellness in the mountains by providing individuals with tools and encouragement to live healthier lifestyles.
Fight heart disease early and prevent heart attacks with HeartSHAPE® - a painless, non-invasive test that takes pictures of your heart to scan for early-stage coronary disease.
How many calories do you need to eat each day to maintain your weight and fuel your physical activity? Enter a few of your stats into this calculator to find out.
Using body mass index as a reference, this calculator determines your ideal body weight range. All you need to do is enter your height.
This tool considers your height and weight to assess your weight status.
Wellmont Nurse Connection is your resource for valuable health information any time, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Speak to a Nurse any time, day or night, at (423) 723-6877 or toll-free at 1-877-230-NURSE.
You clicked on a link that will cause you to leave myWellmont.
For security purposes you will be signed out.