Airway Defense/Dysphagia

Airway Defense: Cough, Swallow, Upper Airway Patency

Dr. Emily Plowman (blue scrubs) and Lauren Tabor (RSD student; green scrubs) perform cough spirometry testing in a patient.

  • Emily Plowman (dysphagia and cough in ALS)Aspirator
  • Ianessa Humbert (dysphagia in stroke)
  • Karen Hegland (cough and respiratory sensation in Parkinson’s Disease)
  • Don Bolser (mechanisms of cough)
  • Paul Davenport (respiratory sensation and dysphagia)
  • David Fuller (regulation of  airway muscles)
  • Gordon Mitchell (regulation of airway muscles)