Variation in Temporal Measures of Swallowing: Sex and Volume Effects

  title={Variation in Temporal Measures of Swallowing: Sex and Volume Effects},
  author={Sonja M Molfenter and Catriona M. Steele},
Temporal measures of healthy swallowing appear to be variably sensitive to bolus and participant factors based on a recent meta-analysis of studies in the deglutition literature. In this carefully controlled study of healthy young volunteers, balanced for sex and height, we sought to understand the influence of bolus volume and participant sex on the three durations and three intervals most frequently reported in the deglutition literature. Three boluses per target volume (5, 10, and 20 ml… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 42 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 22 citations