This is Part 1 of a three-part series. This course will briefly discuss normal anatomy and physiology of swallowing function and choosing appropriate candidates for FEES. Case studies of 3 patients with mild dysphagia will review case history, video of FEES, interpretation and recommendations.
Course created on February 7, 2019
- After this course, participants will be able to identify 3 contraindications for performing FEES examination.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify patients that are appropriate referrals for FEES vs. patients appropriate for a modified barium swallow exam.
- After this course, participants will be able to correctly identify and rate penetration and residue using the rating scales provided, after watching 3 FEES examinations.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify normal anatomy during endoscopy as it relates to completing a FEES examination.
|5-10 Minutes||Contraindications - FEES vs MBS|
|10-15 Minutes||Normal Endoscopy|
|15-25 Minutes||Case Study #1 and interpretation|
|25-35 Minutes||Case Study #2 and interpretation|
|35-45 Minutes||Case Study #3 and interpretation|
|45-55 Minutes||Review of cases|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Joy Hesse, MA, CCC-SLP
Ms. Hesse graduated from the University of Northern Iowa in 1989 with her Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology. She began her career in the acute care setting at Mercy Hospital Medical Center in Des Moines, and was instrumental in the development of the modified barium swallow program at the hospital. Ms. Hesse then worked at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines in the outpatient rehabilitation department focusing on outpatient voice therapy and dysphagia therapy. In 1998 she joined a group of Otolaryngologists in West Des Moines where she established a thriving voice and swallowing clinic. Joy is passionate about teaching and is a regular lecturer to the Iowa Chapter of National Teachers of Singing, the Iowa Speech and Hearing Association and Pedagogy Classes at several universities. She has also lectured at the American Speech and Hearing Association on FEES, for Cross Country Education on Voice and Resonance Disorders and is presently consulting with SEC Medical Speech Pathology training both FEES and Videostroboscopy providing in-house training for speech-language pathologists.
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