Our mission:

To educate about voice, swallowing, airway, coughing, and other head and neck disorders in order to help people work more effectively with their personal physicians

What learning materials do we have?

  1. Multimedia encyclopedia entries, including photos and videos, all about disorders of the larynx, throat, and upper airways.
  2. A stand-alone photo gallery.
  3. A stand-alone video gallery.

How to browse our learning materials:

  • By topic: choose a topic from our menus (e.g., hover over or tap on "Disorders" on the menu bar and select "Swallowing disorders" from the drop-down menu).
  • By keyword: use the search box to look up entries.
  • By format: under "Browse by Format," choose to browse all the entries (alphabetically) or to look through only photos or videos.

Featured entry:

Cricopharyngeal dysfunction, before and after myotomy. A procedure in which the cricopharyngeus muscle, which makes a “ring” around the upper esophagus, is divided or cut across in order to break its grip. ... Continue reading

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