The Yale Swallow Protocol: An Evidence-Based Approach to Decision Making

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Springer #ad - This book details the yale swallowing protocol, when passed, an evidence-based protocol that both identifies aspiration risk and, is able to recommend specific oral diets without the need for further objective dysphagia testing.

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Medical Speech-Language Pathology: A Practitioner's Guide

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Thieme #ad - The editors artfully synthesize the pathology of voice, speech, cognitive, language, and swallowing disorders with practical guidance. Medical speech-language pathology updates the Standard of Care for Complex, Cross-Specialty DisordersThe updated edition of this classic is essential for all practitioners and advanced students.

Insightful viewpoints and viable solutions are provided for patient management issues including neurological and physical challenges, surgical implications, and medical ethics, in the context of the continuum of health care settings. The underlying causes of communication and swallowing impairments are explored in detail, along with respective treatment modalities.

Medical Speech-Language Pathology: A Practitioner's Guide #ad - Starting with an overview of key considerations, the latest evidence-based science is presented throughout 22 chapters. Topics include differential diagnosis of adult communication and swallowing disorders, assessment and management approaches, and diagnostic tools such as imaging and endoscopy. New chapters are devoted to:Motor speech disorders Education for medical speech-language pathologistsAphasiaPediatric traumatic brain injuryEnd of life communication and swallowing disorders.

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Drugs and Dysphagia: How Medications Can Affect Eating and Swallowing Carl, Drugs and Dysphagia

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Pro Ed #ad - Part 2-addresses medications that affect the central nervous system. Specific medications from each group are listed by both generic and brand name. The text comprises three parts: Part 1-overviews the nervous system and the swallow process. Used book in Good Condition. An overview of the effects of medications on swallowing is provided in Chapter 3.

Part 3-deals with important medications that can cause dysfunction of the gastrointestinal system and those that are used to treat gastrointestinal dysfunction. The tables include the recommended doses of these medications; and the commonly encountered side effects associated with them, which may contribute to dysphagia.

Drugs and Dysphagia: How Medications Can Affect Eating and Swallowing Carl, Drugs and Dysphagia #ad - . This pocket-sized reference is for clinicians who manage patients with dysphagia. Medications associated with oral, pharyngeal, and esophageal dysphagia; causes of dysphagia; and drug-induced dysphagia are discussed. These tables are organized into medication groups based on their use. Drugs and dysphagia is carefully organized, allowing quick access to precise information.

Tables are included throughout for this quick and easy-to-use reference. Speech-language pathologists, physicians, and pharmacists will find this book to be a helpful, clinical dieticians, nurses, occupational therapists, handy resource.

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Optimizing Cognitive Rehabilitation: Effective Instructional Methods

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The Guilford Press #ad - User-friendly features include 17 sample worksheets and forms; blank forms can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size. Used book in Good Condition. Unique in its focus, this book presents evidence-based instructional methods specifically designed to help this population learn more efficiently.

The expert authors show how to develop, implement, and evaluate an individualized training plan. They provide practical guidelines for teaching multistep procedures, the use of external aids, cognitive strategies, and more. Rehabilitation professionals face a key challenge when working with clients with acquired cognitive impairments: how to teach new skills to individuals who have difficulty learning.

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Dysphagia Following Stroke Clinical Dysphagia

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Plural Publishing, Inc. #ad - Particular focus is on the clinical and instrumental evaluation of swallowing, principles of care for patients with dysphagia following stroke, measurements of dysphagia, rehabilitation and risk management. For the second edition, the authors have revised the text to reflect new research to guide clinical practice in evaluation and treatment, particularly the section on emerging modalities.

This practical and easy-to-use handbook provides up-to-date coverage of the evaluation and treatment of swallowing disorders in the stroke population. The gap between academics and clinical practice is narrowed with the latest research packaged for clinical application. A section on swallowing screening has been added, and the section on videofluoroscopic interpretation and treatment has been updated.

Dysphagia Following Stroke Clinical Dysphagia #ad - Clinical examples are incorporated throughout the text to facilitate clinical integration and relevance. With its updates and revision, dysphagia Following Stroke, Second Edition, is sure to remain a favorite resource for clinicians treating swallowing disorders in the stroke population. Used book in Good Condition.

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Evaluation and Treatment of Swallowing Disorders

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Pro Ed #ad - 1 have kept all the relevant aspects of the 1983 text, such as the treatment procedures, and have added and expanded on those areas that are relatively new since 1983. There are additional chapters on swallow assessment procedures and on clinical decision making in treatment of dysphagic patients, as well as information on the influence of voluntary swallowing maneuvers on dysphagic patients, the effects of head injury and dementia on swallowing function, and a number of other topics.

I believe this book also provides clinicians with a set of evaluation and treat¬ment strategies that are workable in a variety of settings, including the schools. Swallowing. The first edition of this book was based on my experiences with 5, 000 dysphagic patients. Used book in Good Condition. This text is an attempt to review and synthesize the current state of knowledge in dysphagia in relation to both where the profession has been and where it is going and needs to go in the evaluation and treatment of oropharyngeal dysphagic patients.

Evaluation and Treatment of Swallowing Disorders #ad - The book is designed for the clinician interested in evaluation and treatment of swallowing disorders within the context of the total neuromotor control of the upper aerodigestive tract. This 2nd edition is designed as a text and a clinical reference, to provide students with the knowledge base for effective clinical decision making in dysphagia and to stimulate experienced clinicians with new ideas about patient assessment and management.

At least 50% of this text is new, when compared with the 1983 edition. This second edition utilizes my experience with over 20, 000 dysphagic patients.

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Spaced Retrieval Step by Step: An Evidence-Based Memory Intervention

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Health Professions Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Speech-language pathologists, as well as family members, and home care professionals at all levels, occupational and physical therapists, nurses, can use Spaced Retrieval to positively impact the lives of people with memory loss. Swallowing. An additional feature is an instructive timeline that illustrates the historical breadth and depth of research supporting this useful strategy.

Spaced retrieval step by step: an evidence-Based Memory Intervention describes a simple, effective process that can significantly improve people’s daily performance, safety, and confidence. This practical guide takes a fresh approach to Spaced Retrieval, teaching this innovative process step by step so you can better assist people in learning important actions and information, such as when to take medications or how to use a walker.

Spaced Retrieval Step by Step: An Evidence-Based Memory Intervention #ad - Filled with practical insights and advice for care partners, this book also provides screening and program forms also available as downloadable PDFs, an easy-to-follow protocol for practicing Spaced Retrieval, and advice and tools for developing visual cuing. With this proven memory-training strategy, with practice, you help people learn and store specific information that, can be easily accessed and retrieved.

. Illustrative case examples throughout demonstrate the numerous ways Spaced Retrieval can be used to help people with memory loss eliminate repetitive questioning, reduce anxiety, improve recall of important facts, increase safety, and much more. With proper supports in place, people with memory loss can be taught to remember information and even learn tasks that will promote their independence.

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Respiratory Muscle Strength Training: Theory and Practice Here's How

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Plural Publishing #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Critics will agree that there are no other materials like this one on the market; something pocket-sized and easily accessible so that clinicians can refer to it daily. Respiratory muscle training rMST programs are of great interest to the community of speech language pathologists since they function as rehabilitative strategies in many individuals.

. It is imperative that clincians be taught the specific parameters that can be manipulated to change training effects, as well as studying issues of training length and the consequences of detraining, which occurs when therapy has terminated. The book will also be full of useful illustrations, demonstrating step-by-step processes on how to manipulate the device and finish training.

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Manual of Dysphagia Assessment in Adults Dysphagia Series

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Cengage Learning #ad - Provides a complete step-by-step tutorial covering the assessment process from patient introduction to final decision stage -Presents comprehensive review of methods for obtaining health history and conducting the clinical examination -Includes point-by-point instruction for the successful administration of videofluoroscopic and flexible endoscopic evaluations -Layered text provides easy access for quick reference or expanded discussion covering specific topics Used book in Good Condition.

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Manual of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques for Disorders of Deglutition

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Springer #ad - This manual offers state-of-the–art diagnostic and therapeutic modalities drawn from Gastroenterology, Speech Language Pathology, Otolaryngology and Radiology, offering contributions of 28 innovators and master clinicians to benefit both patients and providers. Swallowing. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.

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Dementia

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Routledge #ad - Swallowing. This volume serves as a starting point and reference manual for those who want to provide person-centered and life-enhancing services to persons with dementia, and to inspire the continued generation of quality research to demonstrate the value of cognitive-communication, behavioral, and caregiver interventions.

Used book in Good Condition. Person-centered care for persons with dementia has been developed and expanded over the last few decades. Used book in Good Condition. Its chapters cover the person-centered assessment process for persons with cognitive and communicative disorders of dementias; intervention approaches for the wide variety of cognitive, communicative, eating/swallowing, and behavioral symptoms and consequences of dementia syndromes; reimbursement and documentation issues for various settings in which persons with dementia are seen; and issues and challenges of quality of life and end-of-life care.

Dementia #ad - This volume provides background on the evolution of caring for persons with dementia, as well as a description of the diagnostic process for dementia syndromes and the cognitive and communication characteristics of dementias with an emphasis on Alzheimer’s dementia. It serves as a call to action for an interprofessional team of healthcare providers across healthcare settings to promote meaningful life engagement in persons with dementia using evidence-based assessment and intervention approaches.

Speech-language pathologists are uniquely positioned to understand the striking impact that communication challenges have on persons with dementia and their caregivers, and can lead the charge to improve access to communication and participation.

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