Handout: GERD Precautions to Prevent Aspiration Pneumonia - In English or Spanish
**Use the drop-down menu to select English or Spanish**
Handout featuring explanation of aspiration pneumonia as related to GERD as well as 8 specific strategies for reducing the symptoms of GERD and related risk of aspiration pneumonia. Designed for speech-language pathologists working with patients who have dysphagia exacerbated by GERD.
Print+Digital edition is $10 and includes immediate access to the digital file plus 20 color copies delivered to your mailbox.
Translated by María Del Mar Díaz Martínez. María is a medically-based-SLP. She obtained her BS in psychology at the Interamerican University of Puerto Rico. In 2013, she completed her Masters in Speech-Language Pathology at Carlos Albizu University in Puerto Rico. She works in hospital settings with a focus on critical care, respiratory problems, stroke, late stage dementia, tracheostomies, and neurological impairments. She is a clinical supervisor at the clinic of Carlos Albizu University. She is passionate about continuing to improve the life quality of the adult population with the highest quality and competence standards.
Tech specs: Digital download. JPG format (5.1 MB).