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In this episode we discuss how a poor immune system, poor oral, and the events of aspirating all must create the perfect storm in order to cause pneumonia. We also get into the importance of instrumental assessments, and exactly how to perform oral care (Newsflash: It involves a toothbrush, and a toothbrush, and a toothbrush ;) Dr. Ashford also discusses his favorite researcher that has helped to shape his thinking of swallowing disorders.

Featuring John Ashford, Ph.D. CCC-SLP