[Evaluation of airway protection against aspiration of gastric contents in patients after partial laryngectomy using the laryngographic closure effectiveness coefficient of the glottis/neoglottis].

@article{Strek2000EvaluationOA,
  title={[Evaluation of airway protection against aspiration of gastric contents in patients after partial laryngectomy using the laryngographic closure effectiveness coefficient of the glottis/neoglottis].},
  author={Pawel Strek and Joanna Zielińska and Maciej Modrzejewski and Elzbieta Reron and Jacek Składzień and Jadwiga Belowska and Z Kitliński},
  journal={Otolaryngologia polska = The Polish otolaryngology},
  year={2000},
  volume={54 5},
  pages={511-5}
}
Laryngographic examinations were conducted on 97 patients who had undergone partial laryngectomy and on 35 subjects being a control group. The study of effectiveness of glottis or neoglottis performed with the use of laryngograph showed no relation between glottis/neoglottis occlusion effectiveness index and intensified swallowing disorders. This shows the… CONTINUE READING