This is Part 2 of a two-part series. Theories of aspiration pneumonia risk management are described in this course, including use of decision-making frameworks and management guidelines in interdisciplinary teams. Medically complex case studies are discussed to show how these theories can be put into practice to improve patient outcomes.
Part 1: Course 10271
Course created on September 22, 2022
- After this course, participants will be able to describe a dysphagia management approach that manages multiple risk factors simultaneously.
- After this course, participants will be able to list the steps involved in effective decision-making for individuals in need of dysphagia management.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how to use a management guideline to improve outcomes for specific patients using an interdisciplinary approach.
|5-20 Minutes||Decision-making guideline|
|20-35 Minutes||Case study 1|
|35-55 Minutes||Case study 2|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
George Barnes MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-S is a Board Certified Specialist in swallowing and swallowing disorders and has developed an expertise in dysphagia management focusing on diagnostics and clinical decision-making in the medically complex population. George yearns to make education useful, research clinical-focused, and quality care accessible. He co-founded FEESible Swallow Solutions to expand access to high-quality dysphagia services and provide Med SLP coaching to SLPs seeking to be more successful in the field. With a passion for food and a deep appreciation for the joy and connection it gives to our lives, he has dedicated his life to helping others enjoy this simple, but deep-rooted pleasure.
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