Feeding and Swallowing Disorders in Infants / Edition 1

Feeding and Swallowing Disorders in Infants / Edition 1

by Lynn S Wolf, A. Brian Carr, Robin P. Glass
     
 

ISBN-10: 0127845674

ISBN-13: 9780127845678

Pub. Date: 01/28/1992

Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books

Feeding and Swallowing Disorders in Infancy presents a comprehensive, multidimensional approach to feeding problems. Ms. Wolf and Ms. Glass assist the feeding specialist in acquiring the knowledge and skills to take an active and effective part in the process of assessment and management of infant feeding.

Lynn S. Wolf, M.O.T., OTR, and Robin P. Glass, M.S., OTR.

Overview

Feeding and Swallowing Disorders in Infancy presents a comprehensive, multidimensional approach to feeding problems. Ms. Wolf and Ms. Glass assist the feeding specialist in acquiring the knowledge and skills to take an active and effective part in the process of assessment and management of infant feeding.

Lynn S. Wolf, M.O.T., OTR, and Robin P. Glass, M.S., OTR. are pediatric occupational therapists at Children's Hospital and Medical Center in Seattle, Washington, where they work as infant specialists. Both Ms. Wolf and Ms. Glass have advanced neurodevelopmental treatment training in feeding and infant treatment. They developed this book out of their years of research and clinical experience treating infants with feeding and swallowing disorders.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780127845678
Publisher:
Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date:
01/28/1992
Pages:
475
Product dimensions:
6.11(w) x 9.06(h) x 1.28(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix(4)
Foreword xiii
Introduction 1(2)
1 Functional Anatomy and Physiology of the Suck/Swallow/Breathe Triad
3(60)
Anatomy
3(12)
Sucking
15(8)
Swallowing
23(12)
Respiration
35(13)
Coordination of Sucking, Swallowing, and Breathing
48(6)
References
54(9)
2 Diagnostic Tests and Procedures
63(22)
Monitoring Physiologic Functions
64(7)
Radiologic Procedures
71(9)
PH Probe
80(2)
Pediatric Endoscopy
82(2)
References
84(1)
3 Clinical Feeding Evaluation
85(74)
The Evaluation Process
86(3)
Feeding History
89(4)
Behavior and State
93(4)
Motoric Control
97(8)
Response to Tactile Input
105(8)
Oral-Motor Control
113(9)
Sucking, Swallowing, and Breathing
122(16)
Physiologic Control
138(8)
General Observations
146(1)
References
147(12)
4 Problem-Driven Models for the Comprehensive, Multidisciplinary Assessment of Infant Feeding
159(48)
Team Process
159(6)
Identifying the Feeding Problem
165(1)
Comprehensive Assessment of Infant Feeding
166(4)
Model 1: Feeding-Related Apnea Model
170(10)
Model 2: Feeding Problem Model
180(8)
Model 3: Respiratory Compromise Model
188(10)
Model 4: Poor Weight Gain Model
198(8)
Developing a Treatment/Management Plan
206(1)
5 Therapeutic Treatment Strategies for Infant Feeding Dysfunction
207(90)
General Treatment Considerations
207(4)
State
211(4)
Tone, Posture, and Position
215(7)
Swallowing
222(11)
Oral-Motor Control
233(14)
Oral-Tactile Hypersensitivity
247(5)
Coordination of Sucking, Swallowing, and Breathing
252(5)
Endurance and Respiratory Compromise
257(9)
Non-oral and Supplemental Feeding Methods
266(10)
Transition from Tube to Oral Feeding
276(10)
Carryover of Treatment by Other Caregivers
286(2)
Putting It All Together: Developing the Feeding Plan
288(5)
References
293(4)
6 Special Diagnostic Categories
297(102)
The Premature Infant
297(22)
Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
319(17)
Gastroesophageal Reflux
336(11)
Congenital Heart Disease
347(12)
Oral-Facial Anomalies
359(19)
Tracheoesophageal Fistula/Esophageal Atresia
378(8)
References
386(13)
7 Tools of the Trade: Nipples, Pacifiers, and Bottles
399(22)
Components of Sucking
400(2)
Characteristics of Nipples
402(4)
Considerations in the Selection of Nipples to Support Feeding Treatment
406(7)
Pacifiers
413(2)
Bottles
415(4)
References
419(2)
8 Breast-Feeding
421(28)
Physiology of Breast-Feeding
421(1)
Sucking Responses during Breast-Feeding
421(5)
Breast-Feeding Problems in the Nonhospitalized Infant
426(9)
Breast-Feeding and the Hospitalized Infant
435(8)
Attitudes and Decision Making regarding Breast-Feeding
443(2)
References
445(4)
Index 449

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