FEES and Biofeedback


Provides model of how to use fiberoptic endoscopy as a therapeutic modality. Reviews rationale for use of biofeedback in the clinical arena with supportive evidenced-based data.  Offers methodology for performing this technique and which patients are good candidates.  Specific video samples are included in order to provide functional examples of technique efficacy.  ASHA CEUs:  0.1 (Intermediate Level; Professional Area) 


Time ordered agenda

15 minutes clinical research review
15 minutes technique
10 minutes patient selection
20 minutes video examples

Learning Objectives

1) Provide 3 clinical benefits of FEES as a biofeedback device
2) Specify the appropriate patient for the technique
3) Describe how to perform the technique
4) Discuss ways to incorporate FEES as biofeedback into your plan of care


Liza Blumenfeld
Financial:  Owner, Endo Education
Non-financial:  Nothing to disclose

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