Vocal Cord Function and the Early Detection of Voice and Swallowing Changes

Vocal Cord Function and the Early Detection of Voice and Swallowing Changes
Understanding the vital role of the function of vocal cords can lead to early detection and treatment of voice and swallowing problems. Statistics tell us that nearly 75-89% of PwP will acquire a voice disorder while 95% will develop a swallowing disorder. These disorders may occur independently or concurrently, making it sometimes a challenge to differentiate. Most commonly we identify ... read more
Source: World Parkinson CongressPublished on 2019-09-24By Darla Feeman, M.A CCC-SLP