Global Postlaryngectomy Rehabilitation Academy Workshop

Event Location
Brisbane, Australia

Event Dates
31 Oct 2019 - 01 Nov 2019

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– Introduction to comprehensive postlaryngectomy rehabilitation
– Basic aspects of the voice prosthesis range & selection
– Hands-on session, practicing voice prosthesis replacement and use of accessories
– Speech and swallowing rehabilitation & troubleshooting
– International perspective on voice prosthesis rehabilitation
– Local perspective: Voice Prosthesis management and changes in clinical practice
– Time of surgery voice prosthesis placement
– Pulmonary rehabilitation: basic physiology & clinical research
– Olfaction rehabilitation
– Surgical techniques inlcuding voice prosthesis placement
– Cadaver dissection: total laryngectomy with primary TEP
– Patient demonstration of freehands, HME’s & voice prosthesis replacement