University of Cumbria Publish Research on Teleswallowing®

University of Cumbria

The University of Cumbria undertook an independent evaluation of the views of stakeholders regarding the Teleswallowing® approach. Their research showed that Teleswallowing® benefited both patients and participating nursing homes. Better use of therapist time and cost savings were demonstrated and evidence showed that the service could be successfully scaled up. Their research “Teleswallowing”: a case study of remote swallowing assessment was published in Clinical Governance: An International Journal, Vol. 20 Issue: 3, pp.155-168.