Dysphagia Training Modules

Dysphagia Screening for Patients with Acute Stroke

Nursing staff working in stroke units in CRSN require training in dysphagia screening. The following learning module will help you achieve that skill. By the end of this training you will be able to use a dysphagia screening tool, underline the incidence of dysphagia in stroke patients, describe the risks associated with swallowing difficulties and explain the benefits of using a standardized dysphagia screening tool. Click one of the following:

French version

English version


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Champlain Regional Stroke Network The Ottawa Hospital - Civic Campus Civic Parkdale Clinic, Main North 1053 Carling Avenue Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9

Phone: 613-798-5555 x 16153
SPC Phone: 613-798-5555 x 16156