Aerodigestive and Respiratory Changes Post Tracheostomy: A Comprehensive Review- Review of the anatomy and physiology of the upper airway, with a focus on the aerodigestive nature of this system, and the lower respiratory system, including descriptions of the structures and neurophysiology of voice and respiration. Descriptions of common respiratory diseases and how those diseases may be complicated even further with the placement of a tracheostomy tube will be explained. Complications of the tracheostomy tube will be discussed.
1.o Free Contact Hours for Speech Therapy
This course also offers 1.0 CEUs for Respiratory Therapy and Case Management