presented by Denise Dougherty
Financial Disclosures •Honorarium - MedBridge •Honorarium ASHA –Private Practice Essentials: A Practical Guide for Speech-Language Pathologists •Private Practice Owner
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Denise Dougherty, MA, CCC-SLP
Denise Dougherty owns a private practice in Indiana, PA. Ms. Dougherty was an adjunct faculty member at York College of Pennsylvania and Wesley College in Dover, Delaware. She is a past President of the American Academy of Private Practice in Speech Pathology and Audiology (AAPPSPA), received the Academy’s 2007 Honor Award for her achievements and…Read full bio
1. Impacts of Medications on Swallowing
Our patients often take more than 3 medications per day. As they add medications, there is an increased risk of drug-drug and drug-food interactions. This chapter focuses on the impacts of medications on the swallowing process.
2. Resources and Case Studies
What does the impact of medications look like with patients? This chapter provides additional resources and reviews case examples that apply concepts from Part 1 and Part 2 of Pharmacology and Dysphagia.