Adult Dysphagia

Resources Related to Dysphagia/Swallowing

Resources Related to Radiation Awareness and Practices Among SLPs

Additional Articles Related to Radiation

Crawley, M. T., Savage. P., & Oakley, F. (2004). Patient and operator dose during fluoroscopic examination of swallow mechanism. British Journal of Radiology, 77, 654–656.

International Commission on Radiological Protection. (2000). Pregnancy and medical radiation. Annals of ICRP, 30(1), 1–43.

Smart, R. C. (1997). What are the risks of diagnostic medical radiation? Medical Journal of Australia, 166, 589–591.

Timins, J. K. (2001). Radiation during pregnancy. New Jersey Medicine, 98(6), 29–33.

Toppenberg, K. S., Hill, D. A, & Miller, D. P. (1999). Safety of radiographic imaging during pregnancy. American Family Physician, 59, 1813–1818.

Wright, R. E. R., Boyd, C. S., & Workman, A. (1998). Radiation doses to patients during pharyngeal videofluoroscopy. Dysphagia, 13, 113–115.

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