Introduction. Barium swallow is the simplest, common routine procedure for the examination of the oropharynx and oesophagus. Barium sulphate is insoluble salt of barium used as a radiographic contrast medium. 
Patient will need to be NPO after midnight before the exam ... Nonsmoker and nonalcoholic. No PHM. You order a barium swallow. Case ... – A free PowerPoint PPT presentation (displayed as a Flash slide show) on id: d836eN2RlZ
Learn an evidencebased, standardized approach for assessment of swallowing impairment. This online course provides a comprehensive introduction to MBSImP™ or Modified Barium Swallow Impairment Profile.
Barium Swallow. Jason Carnes September 27, 2007. Overview. Introduction Technique Indications Limitations Cases. Introduction. Barium Swallow = Esophagram or Upper GI series Used to diagnose pathology in the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum Slideshow 6605232 by pearlwilkinson
Barium Swallow. last authored: last reviewed: Introduction. Contrast in esophagus. Shows smoothness, strictures, carcinomas. Contrast studies such as barium or diatrizoate may be given by mouth or rectum to detect mucosal abnormalities (ulcerations or masses), strictures, herniations, diverticula, and abnormal peristalsis.
Introduction Last year, after reporting some swallowing difficulties to her primary care physician, a friend of mine, Kate, was referred for a swallow study, which turned out to be a barium swallow study.