They need, for example, to learn that residents with swallowing disorders
must be fed slowly and carefully, and that it is very important to position residents properly at mealtime (see Kayser-Jones & Pengilly  for information on signs and symptoms of swallowing disorders
and interventions to facilitate feeding residents safely).
Pulmonary infections with rapidly growing mycobacteria in the setting of swallowing disorders
and/or lipoid pneumonia are most commonly due to Mycobacterium fortuitum.
Siobhan McKeon, MS, CCC-SLP, is Assistant Director of the Department of Speech-Language and Swallowing Disorders
, at Jewish Home Lifecare, New York.
Developed to illustrate the value of speech-language pathology services provided to people with swallowing disorders
, cognitive and memory impairments, and communication disorders, NOMS is a data collection system, recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
Most of the 2008 second edition remains current, but enough had changed in a few crucial areas of swallowing disorders
that a new edition was undertaken.
HIV/AIDS related communication, hearing and swallowing disorders
In the coming years, a concerted research effort is needed to examine issues such as the validity, sensitivity and specificity of our diagnostic procedures and the efficacy of the treatment approaches and preventive measures we use to assist those with communication and swallowing disorders
Recent studies have demonstrated that swallowing disorders
may affect from 30 to 60% of residents.
Two focus groups will be conducted at the event for family members who are responsible for caring for loved ones living with swallowing disorders
In 20 chapters, otolaryngologists and anesthesiologists from the US address otitis media, sensorineural hearing loss, vestibular dysfunction, cochlear implants, facial nerve paralysis, infectious and inflammatory disorders of the tonsils and adenoid, obstructive sleep apnea, sinusitis, allergic rhinitis, anesthesia, tracheostomy, esophageal and swallowing disorders
, recurrent respiratory papillomatosis, inflammatory airway disease, upper airway obstruction, voice issues, laryngotracheal reconstruction, neck infections, congenital neck masses, and malignant neck tumors.
of Florida-Gainesville) offer clinicians a basic foundation for managing infants, children, and adults with swallowing disorders
Indeed, residents who do not have swallowing disorders
also can fall prey to this illness.