Alzheimer's Support Network

Ask the Expert:  April 17th 2012: Dalvonne Burns MA CCC-SLP  

Speech Therapist Lakeside Pavilion

Click here for a PDF of the handout below which you can download and print.


Part 1: Overview of Alzheimer's and Swallowing issues

 Part 2: Dysphagia and other intake issues

Part 3: MBSS (Modified Barium Swallow Study) and other Examinations

Part 4:  Aspiration and Choking 

Part 5: Oral Phase

Part 6:  Pharyngeal Phase

Part 7: Esophageal Phase

Part 8:  Bedside Swallow Evalulation and Postioning