OMÉDIT Basse-Normandie, Dr. R. Swaenepoel, pharmacist «Feedback from professionals, recommendations and prospects for improvement in the administration of treatments in swallowing disorders in institutions» Read the full article here Article Swallowing disorders: a tool for an adapted prescription ranked first on Blistigel.
Tracking and taking charge of the risk. The “fake food route” booklet: Make professionals aware of the risks of fake food routes, indications to identify patients at risk and provide solutions to improve prevention … Fin the booklet on the Internet here Booklet published by: CENTRE HOSPITALIER ESQUIROL LIMOGES site internet : – www.ch-esquirol-limoges.fr et GCS :… […]
“Tips and advice exist and can be used in everyday life to minimize the risks associated with swallowing disorders …” (Valais Spital Wallis Hospital) – www.spitalvs.ch Article Recommendations in case of swallowing disorders – information to patients ranked first on Blistigel.
The effects of certain medications can have deleterious consequences for the elderly. The prescription of the drugs must then be carried out with caution and must be adapted to the patient taking into account the benefit / risk ratio. Recommendations that warn against the use of some of these drugs and present the existing alternatives… […]
Swallowing disorders in the elderly are common and make the administration of medicines complicated, the use of crushing is then one of the solutions but is not without danger and presents risks for both the patient and the caregiver. A study was conducted to quantify these risks: « Crushing drugs in geriatric units: An “handicraft” practice… […]