Diagnostic Imaging

Dysphagia

Diagnosis and Treatment

Editors: Ekberg, Olle (Ed.)

  • Presents unrivalled comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of the diagnosis and management of dysphagia
  • Describes a wide variety of disease entities, signs and symptoms, and treatment approaches
  • Includes features specific to pediatric and geriatric patients
  • Covers everything from basic anatomy and physiology to patient care
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This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date description of the diagnosis and management of dysphagia, with particular reference to oral and pharyngeal dysfunction. All aspects of dysphagia are covered, from anatomy and physiology to patient care. Alongside descriptions of a variety of disease entities, signs and symptoms, and treatment approaches, many other relevant topics are addressed, including endoscopic and manometric aspects, malnutrition and dehydration, the psychiatric burden, and features specific to pediatric and geriatric patients. The authors are without exception renowned experts in their field. This book will be of value to all specialists involved in the evaluation and treatment of dysphagia, including ENT surgeons, thoracic surgeons, speech and language pathologists, phoniatricians, gastroenterologists, neurologists, and radiologists.

Table of contents (36 chapters)

  • Anatomy and Physiology

    Ekberg, Olle (et al.)

    Pages 3-18

  • Saliva and the Control of Its Secretion

    Ekström, Jörgen (et al.)

    Pages 19-47

  • Feeding and Respiration

    Ekberg, Olle (et al.)

    Pages 49-54

  • Oral and Pharyngeal Function and Dysfunction

    Ekberg, Olle

    Pages 55-68

  • Evaluation of Symptoms

    Denk-Linnert, Doris-Maria

    Pages 71-81

Buy this book

eBook $269.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-642-17887-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $349.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-17886-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Rent the ebook  
  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
  • low-cost access
  • online reader with highlighting and note-making option
  • can be used across all devices
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Dysphagia
Book Subtitle
Diagnosis and Treatment
Editors
  • Olle Ekberg
Series Title
Diagnostic Imaging
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-17887-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-17887-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-17886-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 615
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