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Re-initiation of Oral Food Intake Following Enteral Nutrition Alters Oral and Gut Microbiota Communities.

Frontiers in Cellular & Infection Microbiology.
Katagiri S; Shiba T; Tohara H; Yamaguchi K; Hara K; Nakagawa K; Komatsu K; Watanabe K; Ohsugi Y; Maekawa S; Iwata T.
9:434, 2019.

This study discusses the re-initiating oral food intake which could modify the composition of oral/gut microbial communities in patients with dysphagia.