[PDF] Factsheet: Supporting infants, children and young people with feeding and swallowing difficulties

Source:
Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists - RCSLT
Publisher:
Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists
Publication date:
05 June 2017

Abstract

Difficulties with swallowing can cause chest infections, pneumonia, choking, dehydration, malnutrition and weight loss, all of which can impact on a child’s health and quality of life.

Keywords: Dysphagia