SpHr 555 Assessment and Treatment of Dysphagia in Adults

Introduction to dysphagia and related disorders in adults. Covers the following topics: 1) anatomy and physiology of swallowing; 2) types of acquired dysphagia; 3) clinical swallowing examination; 4) common methods of instrumental swallowing examination, including radiographic studies, fiber-endoscopic examinations and manometry; and 5) Dysphagia Intervention.