Assessment and Treatment of Patients who are Ventilator Dependent

Track: Medical Speech Pathology

Session Number: 4005
Date: Thu, Mar 1st, 2018
Time: 7:45 AM - 8:45 AM

Description:

Patients who are ventilator dependent are typically medically complex and would benefit from SLP services for communication, swallowing, and/or support in the ventilator weaning process.  This presentation aims to explain elements of the assessment, treatment considerations, and interdisciplinary recommendations.

Session Type: Traditional
Cross-Listed Tracks: Student Interests

Session Type: Traditional
Cross-Listed Tracks: Student Interests