Patients with Swallowing Difficulties

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  • November 30, 2018

This literature review from Pharmacy in Practice summarizes the presence of swallowing difficulties in elderly patients. Nearly 60% of patients in the study experienced difficulties swallowing their prescribed tablets or capsules, and 69% of them said in a survey that they’ve skipped medications that are difficult to swallow.

The article includes recommendations for talking about swallowing difficulties and treating patients who are experiencing them. Read it here.

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