Dysphagia Series: Swallowing Examination Recommendations- Free Printable


In this article you’ll find:

1. Step-by-Step Instructions: Recommending Liquid Consistences, Diet Textures, Referrals, Treatment Frequency, Prognosis, and Swallowing Strategies/Exercises after a Clinical Bedside Swallowing Examination

2. FREE Printable download: “Making Recommendations” Instructions


First Things First

Evaluating and treating dysphagia require high levels of training and skill.

This article is intended for Speech Language Pathologists or other qualified therapists with the appropriate training and competency to work with adults with dysphagia.

* If at any time you suspect any pharyngeal or esophageal involvement, contact the patient’s Primary Care Provider (PCP) and request a instrumental evaluation as soon as possible.

Making Recommendations: Clinical Bedside Swallowing Examination

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Other Dysphagia Resources:

Virtual Speech Therapy Swallowing Evaluation SLP Eval Forms image 0
Virtual SLP Evaluation Forms 6 Adult Eval Templates PDF image 0
*Includes Dysphagia Eval + 6 others
The Home Health SLP Handbook: Everything you need to provide speech therapy to adults in the home health setting. by [Chung Hwa Brewer, Miwa Aparo]

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