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Artificial tube feeding in older adults: a complex and challenging issue in Asia

05:10 EDT 19 Jun 2017 | Medical Xpress

Researchers from University of Malaya uncover significant obstacles to appropriate feeding for older Asians with swallowing difficulty. These obstacles involved cultural attitudes, healthcare professional perceptions and knowledge and limitations of healthcare funding, resulting in a poorer outcome for older Asians with swallowing problems.

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