Predictors of dysphagia in critically injured patients with neck trauma

Predictors of dysphagia in critically injured patients with neck trauma PurposeTrauma patients admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) are at heightened risk for oropharyngeal dysphagia and pulmonary aspiration. Timely and appropriate referrals for dysphagia may reduce mortality rates and hospital readmissions. This study sought to identify predictors of dysphagia in a large cohort of patients with multiple traumatic injuries. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Journal of Critical Care Elsevier

Predictors of dysphagia in critically injured patients with neck trauma

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Elsevier
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Copyright © 2017 Elsevier Inc.
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0883-9441
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10.1016/j.jcrc.2017.12.004
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Abstract

PurposeTrauma patients admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) are at heightened risk for oropharyngeal dysphagia and pulmonary aspiration. Timely and appropriate referrals for dysphagia may reduce mortality rates and hospital readmissions. This study sought to identify predictors of dysphagia in a large cohort of patients with multiple traumatic injuries.

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Journal of Critical CareElsevier

Published: Apr 1, 2018

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