NH is a 2.5 year old boy born full-term with a history of left congenital diaphragmatic hernia repair, pulmonary hypoplasia, gastroesophageal reflux disease, dysphagia and oral aversion. He was placed on ECMO for 7 days and a ventilator for an additional 27 days. Prior to 6 months of age he also had a nissen fundoplication surgery and gastrostomy tube placement including exploratory laparotomy and lysis of adhesions. He developed a problem with retching after receiving his nissen. He has had … Read more
"The combination of clinical skills and behavior management of eating made this course an excellent learning opportunity. Great case studies and clinical reasoning…specific treatment techniques were taught and practiced with excellent handouts to support the techniques."
- L. Sykes, OT