Lung Volume Measured During Sequential Swallowing in Healthy Young Adults

Conclusions: Results show that as the physiologic demands of swallowing deviate from single, small bolus swallows, the integration of the swallowing and respiratory systems change. This may reflect obligate differences in airway protection strategy and prolonged competition for respiratory resources.

from the Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research

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