This is Part 3 of a three-part series. This course will show 3 separate FEES examinations with patients demonstrating severe dysphagia, all with significant aspiration. Scoring/interpretation of FEES will be reviewed and recommendations for oral vs. alternative feeding will be discussed. (Part 1: Course 8749, Part 2: Course 8756)
Course created on April 25, 2019
- After this course, participants will be able to identify 3 appropriate candidates for a FEES exam.
- After this course, participants will be able to correctly identify penetration and residue and rate correctly using rating scales provided, after watching 3 FEES examinations.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how to formulate a treatment plan/recommendations based on results of 3 FEES examinations.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify appropriate compensatory strategies for premature spillage, pyriform residue, and frank aspiration.
|5-25 Minutes||Case Study #1 and interpretation|
|25-45 Minutes||Case Study #2 and interpretation|
|45-55 Minutes||Case Study #3 and interpretation|
|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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