Clinical Cases in Dysphagia

Clinical Cases in Dysphagia


  • Author : Margaret Walshe
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-09-14
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781351615839


Clinical Cases in Dysphagia Book Description :

Dysphagia is a complex condition that can have significant social, developmental and psychological effects. Alongside the physiology and pathophysiology of the condition, dysphagia can rob patients of the most basic pleasures, such as eating and drinking, causing ongoing difficulties for individuals in social situations throughout the lifespan. As an acknowledged component of evidence-based practice, the humble case report encourages clinical reflection and may be the spark that generates new thinking and motivation for future research. Clinical Cases in Dysphagia provides an opportunity to gain insight into the unique and varied presentation and management of dysphagia across a range of different conditions. With chapters provided by expert clinicia...

Dysphagia   E Book

Dysphagia E Book


  • Author : Michael E. Groher
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2015-07-05
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323187022


Dysphagia E Book Book Description :

Develop the understanding and clinical reasoning skills you’ll need to confidently manage dysphagia in professional practice! This logically organized, evidence-based resource reflects the latest advancements in dysphagia in an approachable, student-friendly manner to help you master the clinical evaluation and diagnostic decision-making processes. Realistic case scenarios, detailed review questions, and up-to-date coverage of current testing procedures and issues in pediatric development prepare you for the conditions you’ll face in the clinical setting and provide an unparalleled foundation for professional success. Comprehensive coverage addresses the full spectrum of dysphagia to strengthen your clinical evaluation and diagnostic decision-mak...

Dysphagia Following Stroke

Dysphagia Following Stroke


  • Author : Stephanie K. Daniels
  • Publisher : Plural Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-01-24
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781635500318


Dysphagia Following Stroke Book Description :

Now with videos! Dysphagia Following Stroke, Third Edition is a practical and easy-to-use resource for clinicians treating swallowing disorders in the stroke population. The authors bridge the gap between academic and clinical practice with up-to-date research and clinical case examples throughout. In addition to a thorough overview of dysphagia diagnosis and management, this text focuses heavily on evaluation and management of stroke. Key topics include neural underpinnings of normal and disordered swallowing, swallowing screening, the clinical swallowing examination including cough reflex testing, the expanding array of instrumental swallowing modalities, and the rehabilitation of swallowing including strength training, non-invasive brain stimulati...

Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology


  • Author : Satish Keshav
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-05-02
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781405169752


Gastroenterology Book Description :

Gastroenterology is a critically important specialty in medicine, encompassing the GI tract and two vital organs - the pancreas and the liver. Gastroenterology: Clinical Cases Uncovered includes reference to the new JCHMT curriculum for acute and internal medicine concerning gastroenterology and hepatology and presents real-life patient cases and outcomes as seen on the wards and in exams leading students through a practical approach to recognize, understand, investigate and manage gastroenterological and hepatological disorders and conditions. Following a question-answer approach, with self-assessment MCQs, EMQs and SAQs, and a 'refresher' section on basic science, Gastroenterology: Clinical Cases Uncovered features investigations and the treatment ...

Seminars in Dysphagia

Seminars in Dysphagia


  • Author : Renee Speyer
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2015-09-02
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9789535121510


Seminars in Dysphagia Book Description :

Seminars in Dysphagia provides a comprehensive overview of contemporary issues in the field of dysphagia assessment, treatment and management in diverse subject populations. Expert views are shared by international clinical experts from different medical and allied health fields. This book contains an introductory chapter on the anatomical structures and physiology processes that underpin dysphagia and discusses the effects of polypharmacy and ageing on deglutition. Contemporary practices of functional assessment of swallowing and the endoscopic assessment for both oropharyngeal and esophageal dysphagia are reviewed. Both the nutritional support and decision making in oral route are described and the impact of dysphagia on carers and family when mana...

Davidson s 100 Clinical Cases E Book

Davidson s 100 Clinical Cases E Book


  • Author : Mark W J Strachan
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-03-04
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780702051272


Davidson s 100 Clinical Cases E Book Book Description :

Davidson’s 100 Clinical Cases was awarded First Prize in Medicine in the 2009 British Medical Association Medical Book Awards. This book reflects the real world in which doctors practise medicine. The selection of clinical problems guides the reader, step by step, through the correct path in the maze between the presenting complaint of a patient and the final diagnosis. The text emphasises the value of interpreting available clinical and investigative information in a logical way before considering a definitive diagnosis. The 100 cases are based on the ‘presenting problems’ of Davidson’s Principles and Practice of Medicine. The book provides an international outlook reflecting the differences in the practice of medicine in the developing worl...

Dysphagia Evaluation and Treatment

Dysphagia Evaluation and Treatment


  • Author : Eiichi Saitoh
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-11-13
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9789811050329


Dysphagia Evaluation and Treatment Book Description :

This book presents a comprehensive approach to treating dysphagia that has been successfully applied in actual rehabilitation settings. Its main purposes are firstly to equip readers with a strong conceptual understanding of swallowing evaluation and treatment, secondly to provide guidance on the procedure of practical comprehensive dysphagia rehabilitation in real-world settings, and thirdly to update readers on the latest diagnostic and treatment technologies. To do so, it employs the concept of swallowing rehabilitation pioneered at Fujita Health University Rehabilitation. The book is divided into 4 major sections, the first of which introduces readers to the general aspects and the principle of deglutition. In turn, Part II offers clinical approa...

Blueprints Clinical Cases Neurology

Blueprints Clinical Cases Neurology


  • Author : Kevin N. Sheth
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1405104945


Blueprints Clinical Cases Neurology Book Description :

Offering preparation for students aiming to take their USMLE Steps 2 & 3, this book features 60 clinical cases, 10 new to this edition & 50 revised & updated. Easch case consists of a clinical vignette followed by thought questions & discussion, & ends with a question & answer review & bibliographic references. Blueprints Clinical Cases in Neurology, Second Edition offers third- and fourth-year medical students valuable preparation for clerkships and the USMLE Steps 2 and 3. The book features 60 clinical cases, 10 new to this edition and 50 revised and updated from the first edition. Each case consists of a clinical vignette followed by thought questions and discussion, and ends with a question-and-answer review and a listing of suggested additional ...

100 Cases in Clinical Medicine  Second Edition

100 Cases in Clinical Medicine Second Edition


  • Author : John Rees
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2011-12-09
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781444166552


100 Cases in Clinical Medicine Second Edition Book Description :

100 Cases in Clinical Medicine is an indispensable revision tool for medical students preparing for clinical examinations or OSCEs. Using scenarios which mimic daily life, the cases will interest students in clinical problems and help them develop their clinical reasoning skills, with each case presenting details of a patient's medical history and the key findings of a clinical examination, together with initial investigation results for evaluation. Key questions then prompt the student to evaluate the patient, and reach a decision regarding their condition and the possible management plan, while the answer pages will help the student to understand the processes that a clinician goes through in dealing with the problems presented. Contents are organi...

Dysphagia

Dysphagia


  • Author : Michael E. Groher
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2015-07-31
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323187015


Dysphagia Book Description :

Develop the understanding and clinical reasoning skills you'll need to confidently manage dysphagia in professional practice! This logically organized, evidence-based resource reflects the latest advancements in dysphagia in an approachable, student-friendly manner to help you master the clinical evaluation and diagnostic decision-making processes. Realistic case scenarios, detailed review questions, and up-to-date coverage of current testing procedures and issues in pediatric development prepare you for the conditions you'll face in the clinical setting and provide an unparalleled foundation for professional success. Comprehensive coverage addresses the full spectrum of dysphagia to strengthen your clinical evaluation and diagnostic decision-making ...