Referral advice recommendation:People who present with any obvious or less obvious indicators of dysphagia (for example, difficult, painful chewing or swallowing) should be referred to healthcare professionals with relevant skills and training in the diagnosis, assessment and management of swallowing disorders.
Referral advice category:Time frame not specified
Source guidance details
Issue date:February 2006
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- Public health
- Therapeutic procedures
- Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic
Explanation for 'other links':Further details on 'Outline care pathway' can be found in the link below.
This page was last updated: 22 August 2012