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Feeding, swallowing, Modified Barium Swallow Study (MBSS), Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Swallow Solutions "retraining treatments" are expected to help reduce these costs, and the company estimates the national market for its novel swallowing retraining mouthpieces and devices is on the order of $2.
For students and clinicians who treat swallowing disorders in various settings, Murry (speech pathology in otolaryngology, Weill Cornell Medical College) and Carrau (otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, Ohio State U.
And it could end the spectre of patients being kept nil by mouth for days as they wait for a swallowing assessment to be carried out.
The class will cover background and development of the FEES procedure, demonstrations of the latest fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing studies equipment, anatomy learning, swallow study protocols and results analysis and interpretation.
Difficulty swallowing, known as dysphagia, is a common and serious stroke complication.
Others may have difficulty swallowing food, liquid, or saliva, and some people may be unable to swallow at all.
The bookas straightforward language and clear terminology are accompanied by sixteen well-labeled illustrations of the swallowing process.