Communication Disorders of Patients Receiving Home Medical Care

  • Yasuhisa Chiba


Some patients are undergoing treatment and recuperation of their diseases at home, for example patients who suffer from progressed diseases, who have become bedridden due to diseases or injuries, and patients in the last stage of cancer. Home medical care is treatment at the patient’s home by the patient’s request.


Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Hearing Loss Pressure Cuff Tracheal Cannula Communication Disorder 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yasuhisa Chiba
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  1. 1.Chiba ENT ClinicAnesaki, ChibaJapan

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