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Dysphagia Resources for SLTs and Dietitians

Dysphagia and Malnutrition in Stroke Patients

What is stroke? A stroke or cerebrovascular accident (CVA) is defined as a loss of function caused by a disruption of the blood supply to…

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Not All Thickeners are the Same

1. Nutilis Powder combines starch with a gum coating to prevent salivary amylase from breaking down the starch. 2. Food and fluids thickened with standard…

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What is Salivary Amylase Resistance?

For people with swallowing difficulties it is important that thickened food and fluids stay as thick in the mouth as on the spoon…

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Clinical evidence for salivary amylase resistance

1. Thickeners for dysphagic patients - In vivo study...

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Clinical Evidence Related to Nutilis Powder

Clinical Evidence and Articles Related to Nutilis Powder "Having seen the clinical difference that amylase resistant thickeners can make to patient management, it is hard…

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Nutilis Powder Mixing Guidelines

Below you'll find a full collection of mixing guidelines for both Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland Download the Nutilis Mixing Guidelines for the Republic…

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ESSD 2013 Conference Report

Location: Malmömässan, Malmö, Sweden The 3rd European Society For Swallowing Disorders (ESSD) Congress involves…

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IASLT/INDI Consistency Descriptors for Modified Fluids and Foods

Download the IASLT/INDI Consistency Descriptors for Modified Fluids and Foods below...

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Educational Articles

1. A Novel Stable Isotope Approach for Determining the Impact of Thickening Agents on Water Absorption...

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How many scoops of Nutilis Powder should be used? A Healthcare professional, typically a Speech and Language Therapist,...

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