The Risks of Good Intentions: Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Recently, there has been interest regarding the potential application of neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) to dysphagia rehabilitation practices. Word of mouth travels quickly and sometimes inaccurately. Thus, it is the intent of this article to present basic definitional information regarding NMES and to raise some serious professional concerns that ... Article
Article  |   April 01, 1997
The Risks of Good Intentions: Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation
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Article   |   April 01, 1997
The Risks of Good Intentions: Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation
SIG 13 Perspectives on Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia), April 1997, Vol. 6, 10-13. doi:10.1044/sasd6.1.10
SIG 13 Perspectives on Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia), April 1997, Vol. 6, 10-13. doi:10.1044/sasd6.1.10
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This article was prepared in cooperation with Barbara Sonics, National Institutes of Health Bethesda; Jay Rosenbek, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Madison, WI; and Jeri Logemann, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL.
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