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Early Assessment and Management of Dysphagia after Lung Resection: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

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Summary of "Early Assessment and Management of Dysphagia after Lung Resection: A Randomized Controlled Trial."

Aspiration resulting from oropharyngeal dysphagia has been recognized as a serious complication after lung resection. Firstly, the primary aim of this study was to determine whether early detection of postoperative dysphagia would reduce pneumonia among these patients. Secondly, the median length of hospital stay was assessed.

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Name: The Annals of thoracic surgery
ISSN: 1552-6259
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Difficulty in SWALLOWING which may result from neuromuscular disorder or mechanical obstruction. Dysphagia is classified into two distinct types: oropharyngeal dysphagia due to malfunction of the PHARYNX and UPPER ESOPHAGEAL SPHINCTER; and esophageal dysphagia due to malfunction of the ESOPHAGUS.

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