ISBN: 9780323187015
Page Count: 352
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $102.00

Dysphagia, 2nd Edition

by Michael E. Groher, PhD and Michael A. Crary, PhD F-ASHA
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780323187015
Page Count: 352
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $102.00
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Give students all the information and tools they need to confidently manage dysphagia in professional practice with Dysphagia: Clinical Management in Adults and Children, 2nd Edition! This logically organized, evidence-based resource reflects the latest advancements in dysphagia in an approachable and student-friendly manner to help your class easily master the clinical evaluation and diagnostic decision-making processes. New coverage of the latest insights and research along with expanded information on infant and child swallowing will help prepare students for all types of conditions they might face in the clinical setting. Plus, the realistic case scenarios and detailed review questions threaded throughout the book will help them develop the clinical reasoning skills needed for professional success. The Evolve website features a full-length video depicting adult swallowing disorders. More than 50 other videos highlight selected content within the book, some showing fluoroscopic and endoscopic views.

    • Reader-friendly learning features throughout the book include chapter outlines, learning objectives, and bullet-pointed summaries at chapter ends to help readers focus their attention on mastering important content.
    • Case histories throughout the book promote critical thinking in realistic clinical situations.
    • Critical thinking questions help readers determine their understanding on the content and reinforce learning.
    • Emphasis on evidence-based practice prepares readers to properly support their diagnostic and treatment decisions.
    • NEW! Expanded content on infant and child swallowing will help readers learn the insights needed for this growing area of practice.
    • NEW! Updated content and references throughout reflect the most up to date research in existence.
  • Part I: Foundations 1. Dysphagia Unplugged 

    Part II: Dysphagia in Adults 2. Normal Swallowing in Adults  Section 1: Causes and Characteristics of Dysphagia 3. Adult Neurologic Disorders    4. Dysphagia and Head and Neck Cancer 5. Esophageal Disorders 6. Respiratory and Iatrogenic Disorders Section 2: Evaluation of Swallowing 7. Clinical Evaluation of Adults 8. Imaging Swallowing Examinations: Videofluoroscopy and Endoscopy Section 3: Approaches to Treatment 9. Treatment Considerations, Options, and Decisions 10. Treatment for Adults 11. Ethical Considerations

    Part III: Dysphagia in Infants and Children 12. Typical Feeding and Swallowing Development in Infants and Children 13. Disorders Affecting Feeding and Swallowing in Infants and Children 14. Evaluating Feeding and Swallowing in Infants and Children 15. Treatment of Feeding and Swallowing Difficulties in Infants and Children

  • Michael E. Groher, PhD, Professor, Truesdail Center for Communicative Disorders, University of Redlands, Redlands, CA and Michael A. Crary, PhD F-ASHA, Professor, Speech-Language Pathology
    Co-Director, Swallowing Research Laboratory
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
    University of Central Florida
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This is a Faculty Product!
Any student who attempts to request a review copy will be reported to the school's faculty and administration.
Please note
All review copy requests, upon verification of instructor status, will be fulfilled as a digital version of the product, if available.