Pierre Robin Sequence: Impact on Feeding and Swallowing

Track: Medical Speech Pathology

Session Number: 4000
Date: Fri, Mar 2nd, 2018
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Description:

Pierre Robin sequence causes craniofacial anomalies including micrognathia, cleft palate, and glossoptosis leading to airway obstruction. This presentation will discuss craniofacial and airway anomalies related to Pierre Robin sequence, as well as pre-surgery and post-surgery implications for feeding evaluation and intervention.

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

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