Dec 06, 2019  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog

CSD 511 - Disorders of Swallowing/Dysphagia


Prerequisite, CSD majors only. In-depth study of the anatomy and physiology of the normal swallow in children and adults. Neurological and oncologic disorders which affects the swallowing process. Evaluation of the patient with dysphagia includes clinical and instrumental analysis. Treatment plans based on history and evaluation results will be designed and examined. Historical and current research and its effects upon the assessment and management of swallowing disorders. (Offered spring semester.) 3 credits