Thursday, 29 September 2011
I assume he is able to obtain and maintain suction. But, he can't slurp. We have tried numerous ways. I’ve tried to show him what my tongue does, and showed him placement in the mirror.
Thursday, 18 August 2011
The short answer to your question is that there are no current data to suggest that MFT should play a role in the rehabilitation of stroke victims. The larger issue involved is the training of those who work with stroke victims. This is not an appropriate area of clinical endeavor for a dental hygienist.