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Introduction to Tracheoesophageal Voice

Course: #6232Level: Introductory1 Hour 423 Reviews
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This course is designed to give attendees the basic understanding of what tracheoesophageal (TE) voice restoration is and the role of the SLP in the rehabilitation process. Other topics to be reviewed are: determining who is a candidate, sizing the TE tract, the various types of TE voice prostheses and how they are placed, considerations for prosthesis selection, and how to initiate voice rehabilitation.

Course created on March 27, 2014

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Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe what tracheoesophageal (TE) speech is and how it works.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to determine who is an appropriate candidate for a tracheoesophageal puncture.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe how to size the tracheoesophageal puncture.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify the various types of voice prostheses and how they are placed.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe strategies of how to initiate TE voice.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes What is Tracheoesophageal (TE) Voice Restoration
5-10 Minutes Who is a Candidate for at Tracheoesophageal Puncture (TEP)
10-20 Minutes How to Size the Tracheoesophageal Puncture (TEP)
20-35 Minutes Introduction to the various types of Voice Prostheses
35-45 Minutes Placing the TE Voice Prosthesis
45-55 Minutes Getting your Patient to Talk
55-60 Minutes Conclusions; Q&A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Julie Bishop-Leone is employed at ATOS Medical, Inc. and receives remuneration for the sale of ATOS products in her district. She is co-author of papers and speaks at seminars on this topic. Nonfinancial: No nonfinancial relationships to disclose.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by SpeechPathology.com.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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