Associating Factors Regarding Nasogastric Tube Removal in Patients With Dysphagia After Stroke

OBJECTIVE To demonstrate associating factors regarding nasogastric tube (NGT) removal in patients with dysphagia after stroke. METHODS This study is a retrospective medical chart review. Patients were divided into non-brain stem (NBS) and brain stem (BS) groups. A videofluoroscopic swallowing study was conducted until swallowing functions were recovered… (More)