Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Voice and Swallowing Disorders

Edited by Monjur Ahmed

Thomas Jefferson University

The purpose of writing this book is to discuss the updated information on voice and swallowing disorders. The book has been written by international authors and experts in this field. You will find not only clinical aspects but also basic science aspects of voice and swallowing disorders. The chapters include the quantitative analysis of activity patterns of muscles of mastication and deglutition, and salivary secretion after facial massage and vibrotactile stimulation. You will also find the updated management of oropharyngeal dysphagia, dysphagia due to cervical facial tumors, radiation-induced dysphagia, and dysphagia in patients with a stroke. This book can be an important guide to the practicing physicians and surgeons managing voice and swallowing disorders.

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Voice and Swallowing DisordersEdited by Monjur Ahmed

Published: March 11th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77662

ISBN: 978-1-83880-366-7

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-365-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-105-2

Copyright year: 2020

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2167 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Dimensions Citations


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1. Quantitative Analysis of Activity Patterns in the Muscles of Mastication and Deglutition

By Yozo Miyaoka


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2. Pathology of Nonneoplastic Lesions of the Vocal Folds

By Nil Çomunoğlu, Şebnem Batur and Ayşe Mine Önenerk


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3. Swallowing Disorders in Patients with Stroke

By Aiko Osawa and Shinichiro Maeshima


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4. Maxillofacial and Oral Aspects of Dysphagia

By Mohammed Basha


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5. Radiation-Related Dysphagia: From Pathophysiology to Clinical Aspects

By Stefano Ursino, Paola Cocuzza, Stefania Santopadre, Fabiola Paiar and Bruno Fattori


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6. Effect of Salivation by Facial Somatosensory Stimuli of Facial Massage and Vibrotactile Apparatus

By Tsunoda Yumi, Akatuka Sumiko, Fukui Sayaka, Nakayama Enri, Abe Kimiko, Sato Mituyasu, Kimura Masanori, Kato Syunnichiryou, Sakai Maho, Yamaoka Masaru, Watanabe Mao, Ueda Koichirou and Hiraba Hisao


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7. Swallowing Disorders in Cervical Facial Tumors

By Daniela Vrinceanu and Mihai Dumitru


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