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Dysphagia

, Volume 15, Issue 3, pp 134–135 | Cite as

An Important Tool for Measuring Quality of Life

  • Susan E. Langmore
Editorial

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Susan E. Langmore
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  1. 1.University of CaliforniaSan FranciscoUSA

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