Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and Difficulty Swallowing
Many patients diagnosed with COPD struggle with swallowing. This is frequently related to the coordination of respiration and swallowing. This handout outlines what COPD is and how it affects swallowing. It includes several strategies for patients to try that are aimed at improving this coordination and reducing signs/symptoms of dysphagia.
Tech specs: Digital download. 1 page. 8.5 x 11 inches. PDF format. 4.4 MB.