Validation of a Postextubation Dysphagia Screening Tool for Patients After Prolonged Endotracheal Intubation is organized by American Association of Critical - Care Nurses (AACN) and will be held during Feb 28, 2018 - Mar 01, 2021.
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC's) Commission on Accreditation, ANCC Provider Number 0012 (60 min contact hour). AACN has been approved as a provider of continuing education in nursing by the California State Board of Nursing, California Provider number CEP01036 for 1.2 contact hours (50 min contact hour).
Activity Summary :
In this study, we validated a dysphagia assessment tool for patients who have been extubated after receiving prolonged mechanical ventilation.
• Compare and contrast dysphagia screening and dysphagia evaluation.
• Identify four criteria that constitute a good dysphagia screening tool.
• Describe the sensitivity and specificity of the post-extubation dysphagia screening tool.
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nurse anesthesia, Emergency Medicine, Patient and Family Centered Care, Pulmonary Medicine