What Happens to Swallowing Muscles after Stroke?: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Electrophysiological Study

Umay E. K., Yilmaz V., Gundogdu I., Ozturk E., Gurcay E., Karaahmet O., ...More

NEUROLOGY INDIA, vol.67, no.6, pp.1459-1466, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 67 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.4103/0028-3886.273645
  • Journal Name: NEUROLOGY INDIA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1459-1466
  • Keywords: Dysphagia, electrophysiology, stroke, swallow muscles, OROPHARYNGEAL DYSPHAGIA, ELECTROMYOGRAPHY, DIAGNOSIS
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Background: Stroke is the most frequent reason of neurological dysphagia Electrophysiological studies can be used to evaluate oral, pharyngeal and initial phase of esophageal phase.