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Dysphagia in Lewy body dementia - a clinical observational study of swallowing function by videofluoroscopic examination

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Neurology, October 2013
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Title
Dysphagia in Lewy body dementia - a clinical observational study of swallowing function by videofluoroscopic examination
Published in
BMC Neurology, October 2013
DOI 10.1186/1471-2377-13-140
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Authors

Elisabet Londos, Oskar Hanxsson, Ingrid Alm Hirsch, Anna Janneskog, Margareta Bülow, Sebastian Palmqvist

Abstract

Dysphagia, which can result in aspiration pneumonia and death, is a well-known problem in patients with dementia and Parkinson's disease. There are few studies on dysphagia in patients with dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) and Parkinson's disease dementia (PDD), especially studies objectively documenting the type of swallowing dysfunction. The aim of this study was therefore to investigate the prevalence, and define the actual swallowing dysfunction according to a videofluoroscopic swallowing examination (VFSE) in patients with DLB and PDD.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 1 1%
India 1 1%
Turkey 1 1%
Unknown 69 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 17 24%
Student > Bachelor 13 18%
Researcher 8 11%
Other 6 8%
Student > Ph. D. Student 4 6%
Other 11 15%
Unknown 13 18%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 19 26%
Nursing and Health Professions 16 22%
Neuroscience 7 10%
Psychology 6 8%
Linguistics 3 4%
Other 5 7%
Unknown 16 22%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 18 September 2021.
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#11,029,628
of 19,164,538 outputs
Outputs from BMC Neurology
#885
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#90,060
of 182,998 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Neurology
#1
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