29 March 2021>: Clinical Research
Effects of Synchronized Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES) on the Submental Muscles During Ingestion of a Specified Volume of Soft Food in Patients with Mild-to-Moderate Dysphagia Following StrokeQian Zhang 12ACE , Shuang Wu 12ABFG*
Med Sci Monit 2021; 27:e928988
Table 5 Differences among the groups in incidence of wet voice before and after treatment.
|Group||Incidence of wet voice||P value*|
|After the first treatment||After the 30th treatment|
|CT n=28||24 (85.7%)||7 (25.0%)|
|ET n=28||23 (82.1%)||21 (75.0%)||0.480|
|IST n=27||25 (92.6%)||6 (22.2%)|
|CT – conventional training; ET – eating training; IST – intensive swallowing training.|
* Before vs after;
** Among the 3 groups;
*** CT group vs ET group;
# CT group vs IST group;
## ET group vs IST group.