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E-who / medicine / health + care

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The assessment and treatment for dysphagia has become an important topic in an aging society. Patients with dysphagia lose interest in eating which will result in poor quality of life. In a more severe case, this will lead to pneumonia and malnutrition.
New generation of Assessment System
Non-radiative-
measure muscle activity with electrode pads and utilize amplifier to allow the signal to be observable
Non-intrusive- Adopt the signal obtained from electrode pad to further analyze patients’ condition during the swallowing process

University

Far East University

Far East University
Tainan, Taiwan

Siang chi Zeng,
Far East University

Jia Huei-Jhou,
Far East University

Huel Yun-Jen,
Far East University

Jing Fen-Jhong,
Far East University