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Aging Clinical and Experimental Research

, Volume 30, Issue 2, pp 217–219 | Cite as

Overlooked dysphagia: a life-threatening condition

  • Giorgio Maiuri
  • Andrea Corsonello
  • Fortunato Monteleone
  • Annamaria Nicoletti
  • Flavio Fedele
  • Giuseppina Marrazzo
  • Vittorio Sapiente
  • Pietro Vivona
  • Bruno Mazzei
Case Report

Keywords

Dysphagia Stroke Respiratory failure Bronchoscopy Caregiver 

Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Ethical approval

All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

Conflict of interest

All authors declare to have no conflict of interest with this paper.

Funding source

None.

Ethics statement

Formal consent is not required.

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© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Giorgio Maiuri
    • 1
  • Andrea Corsonello
    • 1
  • Fortunato Monteleone
    • 1
  • Annamaria Nicoletti
    • 1
  • Flavio Fedele
    • 2
  • Giuseppina Marrazzo
    • 2
  • Vittorio Sapiente
    • 2
  • Pietro Vivona
    • 3
  • Bruno Mazzei
    • 1
  1. 1.Unit of Geriatric MedicineItalian National Research Center on Aging (INRCA)CosenzaItaly
  2. 2.Unit of BronchologyAnnunziata HospitalCosenzaItaly
  3. 3.Unit of Cardio-Pulmonary RehabilitationVilla del SoleCosenzaItaly

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