This course will review the anatomy and physiology of the oropharyngeal swallow with a focus on physiological dysfunction. Video clips of modified barium swallow studies will be used to teach appropriate intervention techniques based on physiology of the swallow. Note: This is a 2-hour event. Exam content will be presented within the event; please have preview exam printed out OR have pencil/paper ready to record your answers for entry into the electronic system afterward.
- After this course, participants will be able to match appropriate compensatory swallow strategies based on physiological dysfunction described.
- After this course, participants will be able to match appropriate compensatory swallow strategies based on physiology viewed on videofluoroscopic images.
- After this course, participants will be able to match appropriate evidence based exercises based on physiological dysfunction of the oropharyngeal swallow.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction and Overview|
|5-35 Minutes||Intervention Techniques, Maneuvers, Positions: Anatomy and Physiology|
|35-45 Minutes||Match written deficit to written technique/maneuver/position|
|45-65 Minutes||Match videoclip deficit to videoclip technique/maneuver/position|
|65-85 Minutes||Evidence Based Exercises Overview|
|85-95 Minutes||Match written physiological deficits to evidence based exercise|
|95-115 Minutes||Match videoclips of physiological deficits to evidence based exercise|
|115-120 Minutes||Conclusion, Q&A|
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