Video Fluoroscopy Introductory Course: (Four Mornings on the 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th October 2023) Details

Introduction to Video Fluoroscopy

Introduction to Video Fluoroscopy

IASLT are delighted to be working with the Irish Institute of Radiography and Radiation Therapy to bring you this online course in VFSS which will take place over 4 half days. 
It is supported by funding from the National HSCP Office and is only open to SLTs working in a publicly-funded organisation.

PLEASE NOTE: This is an introductory course to Videofluoroscopy. It does not provide you with the competencies to analyse, conduct or interpret videofluoroscopies independently.

Dates: 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th October

Time:   10.30am - 12.30pm

Topics Covered include:

  • Applied anatomy & swallow physiology
  • Applied fluoroscopy
  • Causes, assessment and management of swallowing disorders
  • Introduction to analysis and reporting proformas and scales
  • Critique of international, national, local Videofluoroscopy guidelines

Please read all the information below before beginning registration for this course.

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If you are registering for this course:

  • You must work in a publicly funded health service
  • Attendance at the training event must impact your current practice or transition into a new role.
  • It is the applicant’s responsibility to make sure that the training course fulfils a CPD need identified as part of their own CPD planning.
  • You must commit to attending all four mornings of this training.
  • You must observe the cancellation policy.

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  • Exclusion from further HSE funded CPD events for minimum 12 months.
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Pre-reading resources

Pre-reading resources

Current videofluoroscopy practice in the United Kingdom: A survey of imaging professionals

Download this article here

Videofluoroscopic evaluation of oropharyngeal swallowing function (VFS): The role of speech and language therapists RCSLT Position Paper 2013

Download this position paper here