Pediatric Dysphagia : Challenges and Controversies

Part two addresses specific diagnoses which can cause or be associated with dysphagia such as prematurity, velopharyngeal insufficiency, ankyloglossia, laryngeal clefts, laryngomalacia, vocal fold paralysis, and cricopharyngeal dysfunction; and explores the pathophysiology and treatment options for...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Ongkasuwan, Julina (Editor), Chiou, Eric H. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2018, 2018
Edition:1st ed. 2018
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Pediatric Dysphagia
  • Embryology and Anatomy
  • Maturation of Infant Oral Feeding Skills
  • Clinical Evaluation of Breastfed Infants with Dysphagia: A Lactation Consultant's Perspective
  • Clinical Feeding-Swallow Evaluation: Overview for the Healthcare Provider
  • The Videofluroscopic Swallow Study: A Basic Introduction for the Healthcare Provider
  • Who Should Pass the Endoscope During a Fiberoptic Evaluation of Swallowing Procedure
  • Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing: Assessing Dysphagia in the Breastfeeding Patient
  • Use of Bronchoscopy and Bronchoalveolar Lavage in the Evaluation of Chronic Pulmonary Aspiration
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of pediatric Dysphagia: Radiography
  • Oromotor Therapy
  • Adaptive Feeding Techniques and Positioning: An Occupational Therapist's Perspective
  • Treatment for Dysphagia: A Speech Language Pathologist's Perspective
  • Section II: Special Topics and Controversies in Pediatric Dysphagia
  • An