Swallowing characteristics in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.


BACKGROUND Motor neurone disease also commonly known as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) is a neurological condition which affects various motor functions of the body. Dysphagia (disordered swallowing) is commonly seen in patients with ALS having bulbar symptoms. OBJECTIVES Research reveals presence of dysphagia in patients with ALS at various stages… (More)
DOI: 10.3233/NRE-161357