Dysphagia Revisited: A Podcast with Raele Donetha Robison and Nicole Rogus-Pulia

This GeriPal podcast reviews dysphagia and thickened liquids with two researchers and speech-language pathologists, Raele Donetha Robison and Nicole Rogus-Pulia. It includes discussions on the epidemiology, assessment, and management of dysphagia, including the role of modifying the consistency of food and liquids, feeding tubes, and the role of dysphagia rehabilitation like tongue and cough strengthening. There is also a discussion on the importance of a proactive approach to involving speech-language pathologists in the care of individuals early on with neurodegenerative diseases like dementia and ALS.

Link: GeriPal Podcasts (03/2024)