Pediatric Dysphagia: Speech Pathology & Otolaryngology Team Management

Track: Medical Speech Pathology

Session Number: 4051
Date: Thu, Mar 1st, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Description:

This beginner presentation will discuss pediatric diagnoses with increased prevalence of oropharyngeal dysphagia. It will highlight airway and structural disorders and their impact on swallowing with emphasis on SLP and OTO perspectives. Instrumental assessments such as Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluations of Swallowing (FEES) and Videofluoroscopic Swallowing Studies (VFSS) will be utilized.

Session Type: Traditional
Cross-Listed Tracks: Birth–3/Preschool

Session Type: Traditional
Cross-Listed Tracks: Birth–3/Preschool