Dysphagia Tools

Here is a list of dysphagia tools that are commercially available.  Dysphagia Ramblings does not endorse any commercial tool for dysphagia.  

Thermal Stimulation

 

Vibration

 Z-Vibe

 

EMST

 

Modified Barium Swallow Chairs

 

MBSS

 Tims

 FEES

 NDOHD

 

Thickeners

 

MDTP

 Course

 

SwallowMist (Misting Device for NPO)

 

Measuring Outcomes

 SWAL-QOL and SWAL-CARE-email the author at colleen_mchorney@merck.com

 

Lingual Strengthening

 MOST

 

Modified Shaker**

 

Stimulation

 

Straws

 

Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation**

 

Modified Utensils

 

 

Assessment Tools

 4″ by 4″ Gauze

 Handheld Mirror (I bought mine at Dollar General)

 Dum Dum Suckers

 Dysphagia Toolbox – Free assessment materials

 

Education

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