Prevention of fever and pneumonia in tube-fed patients: Effects of additional of oral cavity brushing and rehabilitation

Takashi Oikawa, Kaoru Matsusaka, Keita Tahata, Ayako Shimizu, Megumi Numata, Ruriko Ohmiya, Atsuko Ohi, Hiroshi Kubo, Mutsuo Yamaya

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)281-290
Number of pages10
JournalIRYO - Japanese Journal of National Medical Services
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Jun


  • Aspiration pneumonia
  • Bedridden patients
  • Fever
  • Tooth brushing
  • Tube-feeding

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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