Stroke - EMST150


In adults with a history of ischemic stroke, Training with the EMST150 improves expiratory muscle strength, reflex cough strength, and urge to cough. There is now a study that confirms EMST as an effective treatment for the development of suprahoid muscle activity in stroke patients with dysphagia. Additionally, improvements in aspiration and penetration outcomes were observed.

Effects of expiratory muscle strength training on oropharyngeal dysphagia in subacute stroke patients: a randomized controlled trial J. S. Park,
D. H. Oh,
Close, Gangwon-do,
M. Y. Chang,
K. M. Kim, Kyeong Mi Kim, 197 Inje-ro, Gimhae-si, Gyeongsangnam-do J Oral Rehabil. 2016 May; 43(5): 364-72. Doi: 10.1111/joor.12382. Epub 2016 Jan 24. 621-749, 24