Interview with Dr. Mary D. Litchford

Interview with Dr. Mary D. Litchford

Speakers:
Dr. Mary D. Litchford PhD, RDN, LDN

Summary

Interview with Dr. Mary D. Litchford  and find answers about:
1) How does dysphagia lead to malnutrition?
2) How does malnutrition affect food intake and swallowing?
3) How many quantities of protein an adult and older adult should be taken daily? Do these quantities of protein change in people with dysphagia?
4) What does good quality protein mean?
5) How do you nutritionally intervene or help a patient with dysphagia? And, what is the role of Oral Nutritional Supplements?