Dysphagia – MDT Management

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Gain an insight into the management of dysphagia. Learn more about bedside assessment, use of the water swallow test and more. Study a course relevant for both primary and secondary care.

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Overview

This is a one day workshop that aims to give you an insight into the management of dysphagia. The workshop will cover:

  • Bedside assessment
  • Instrumental test
  • Structural assessment
  • Use of the Water Swallow Test

Why us?

  • This course forms part of our CWD suite of courses and is seen as a priority area for NHS trusts

Course structure

This workshop is a one day taught session using lecture style, video clips, interactive work and carer/patient presentation.

Content includes:

The management of dysphagia, including bedside assessment and Water Swallow Test

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Facilities

This course will take place in the Sciences Complex which contains the Living Lab, an integrated facility, supported with IT connectivity that enables a range of patient journeys and scenarios to be modelled. 

Entry requirements

This course is aimed at registered health professionals.

Please contact the CaPE team for information on start dates: cape@sunderland.ac.uk

Fees and finance

The fee for this course is £110.

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