ALS and Dysphagia: Disease Overview, Medications and Therapy Plan


Course Description

This course will provide an overview of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and the impact on the swallow. Medications that are typically prescribed will be reviewed touching on potential side effects. Potential dysfunctions you would observe in the modified Barium swallow will be discussed as well as possible therapy interventions to utilize in your plan of care.

This Seminar-on-Demand is 2 contact hours in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).

Contact Hours: 2
Video Course Format: Video
Target Audience: OT/COTA, SLP
Instructional Level: Intermediate