Cardiopulmonary Complexities with our Dysphagia Patients


Course Description

Working with the dysphagia patient who is medically fragile can be challenging. Understanding how cardiopulmonary complexities impact on feeding and swallowing arms the rehab professional with the skills to make sounder decisions for the management of each particular patient.

This course provides direction through complicating etiologies of the dysphagia patient, to include those with cardiac and pulmonary disease processes, along with the significant polypharmacy that goes with these clinical scenarios. This course offers effective, evidence based resources and interpretive guidelines for the assessment and management of complex medical dysphagia patients.

This Seminar-On-Demand is 4 contact hours in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).

Contact Hours: 4
Video Course Format: Video
Target Audience: OT/COTA, SLP
Instructional Level: Beginner