Outline of voice therapy
Important basic principles in voice rehabilitation in prosthetic speech
Some points of attention for the 'finishing touch'
General aspects of patient instruction
Heat and Moisture Exchangers (HME's)
Improvements in compliance
Improvements in voicing
Early post-operative pulmonary hygiene
Newest Provox HMEs
Treatment with inhalation medication
In order to avoid the cough-relief valve from opening when attempting to shout, it is advised to teach the patient to support the cough-relief valve by finger when shouting.
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