[The effects of moisturizing gel to prevent dry mouth in patients with cerebrovascular disease].

@article{Sudo2008TheEO,
  title={[The effects of moisturizing gel to prevent dry mouth in patients with cerebrovascular disease].},
  author={Eiichi Sudo and Ichiro Maejima},
  journal={Nihon Ronen Igakkai zasshi. Japanese journal of geriatrics},
  year={2008},
  volume={45 2},
  pages={
          196-201
        }
}
  • E. Sudo, I. Maejima
  • Published 1 March 2008
  • Medicine
  • Nihon Ronen Igakkai zasshi. Japanese journal of geriatrics
AIM The effectiveness of oral care in preventing pneumonia among the elderly has recently been elucidated. This study was designed to evaluate the efficacy of moisturizing gel (Oral Balance (T&K Co., Ltd., Tokyo)) at a special nursing home for the aged as an oral care product for preventing dry mouth. METHODS The subjects were 9 patients (aged 83.8+/-2.4 years; 3 men and 6 women) with cerebrovascular disease accompanied by frequent onset of loss of appetite, cough, sputum, halitosis, and… 
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脳血管障害後遺症を対象に水飲み試験および videofluorography (VF) を併用した嚥下障害スクリーニングの検討
我々は当院において主に脳血管障害後遺症の症例を中心とした摂食・嚥下リハビリテーション (以下嚥下リハと略す) の導入を試みている. 今回嚥下リハ実施における嚥下機能スクリーニング評価法として水飲み試験の有用性を実証するため, 水飲み試験と videofluorography (以下VFと略す) を施行し, 摂食状況を含めた追跡調査を行い検討を加えた. 対象は脳血管障害後遺症の15例