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5 Item(s) found for:  Neuromuscular Clinic for Swallowing and Speech Disorders 

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ALS glossary of terms   English
Abstract: This brochure provides a glossary of terms commonly used when describing the care and treatment for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease.
Author: Neuromuscular Clinic for Swallowing and Speech Disorders
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2001
UWMC Dept: Neuromuscular Clinic for Swallowing and Speech Disorders
Revised Date: 8/2001
Choking rescue Heimlich maneuver: First aid for adults   English
Abstract: This brochure details the causes of a blocked airway and offers tips to prevent choking. The steps for choking rescue techniques, the Heimlich maneuver, are given for a conscious adult, for an unconscious adult, and for doing it on yourself.
Author: Neuromuscular Clinic for Swallowing and Speech Disorders
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2001
UWMC Dept: Neuromuscular Clinic for Swallowing and Speech Disorders
Revised Date: 3/2012
How speech and swallowing are affected with ALS   English
Abstract: This handout describes how amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) affects speech and swallowing. Tips for dealing with speech and swallowing issues are offered.
Author: Neuromuscular Clinic for Swallowing and Speech Disorders
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2001
UWMC Dept: Neuromuscular Clinic for Swallowing and Speech Disorders
Revised Date: 8/2001
Tips for managing saliva   English
Abstract: This brochure offers tips for patients with motor neuron diseases about managing dry mouth and drooling. These issues occur when saliva is too thick or too thin.
Author: Neuromuscular Clinic for Swallowing and Speech Disorders
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1999
UWMC Dept: Neuromuscular Clinic for Swallowing and Speech Disorders
Revised Date: 8/2001
Vitamin therapy for ALS: How vitamins and supplements may help patients with ALS   English
Abstract: This handout explains how vitamins and supplements may help patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
Author: Neuromuscular Clinic for Swallowing and Speech Disorders
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2001
UWMC Dept: Neuromuscular Clinic for Swallowing and Speech Disorders
Revised Date: 8/2001
 
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