Shu-Ying Chung's research while affiliated with Central Taiwan University of Science and Technology and other places

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Article
Objective Tongue strength is crucial for safe and efficient oropharyngeal swallowing. This study examined the effect of tongue-to-palate resistance training (TPRT) on anterior and posterior tongue strength by conducting a prospective, randomized, parallel allocation trial. Methods Ninety-one healthy adults were recruited in this study and were ran...

Citations

... A number of studies on the effects of tongue strengthening training on healthy individuals have been conducted. The age of the participants and training protocol vary, but all of the studies reviewed herein reported that 4 to 8 weeks of training resulted in a statistically significant improvement in tongue pressure [27][28][29][30][31][32][33][34][35]. In particular, the study conducted by Kito et al. found a significant improvement in tongue pressure by providing physical training and lunch containing appropriate nutrients and textured foods along with tongue strengthening training [31]. ...