Dysphagia after Cardiothoracic Surgery

Track: Medical Speech Pathology

Session Number: 4002
Date: Thu, Mar 1st, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 6:15 PM


During this session, we will present common cardiothoracic surgeries and the incidence of post-operative dysphagia. We will review current literature regarding the correlation between cardiothoracic surgery and dysphagia as well as methods of identifying patients at risk for developing post-operative dysphagia. Future directions and research applications will be discussed.

Session Type: Traditional

Session Type: Traditional