Dysphagia, dystussia, and aspiration pneumonia in elderly people.


Despite the development and wide distribution of guidelines for pneumonia, death from pneumonia is increasing due to population aging. Conventionally, aspiration pneumonia was mainly thought to be one of the infectious diseases. However, we have proven that chronic repeated aspiration of a small amount of sterile material can cause the usual type of… (More)
DOI: 10.21037/jtd.2016.02.60


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@article{Ebihara2016DysphagiaDA, title={Dysphagia, dystussia, and aspiration pneumonia in elderly people.}, author={Satoru Ebihara and Hideki Sekiya and Midori Miyagi and Takae Ebihara and Tatsuma Okazaki}, journal={Journal of thoracic disease}, year={2016}, volume={8 3}, pages={632-9} }