SIG 3 Perspectives Vol. 23, No. 2, July 2013
This issue of Perspectives provides affiliates with the latest updates on the phases involved in wound healing that lead to vocal fold scar formation, an exercise physiology perspective on vocal fold wound healing, factors that contribute to optimal postsurgical outcomes in voice patients, and quality of life and adherence issues related to the prescription of voice rest after surgery. Experts knowledgeable about the care involved in perioperative care of the voice share their insights concerning the mechanisms involved in the healing process.
You will be able to:
- explain the phases of wound healing at the cellular level that lead to vocal fold scar formation
- describe the processes involved in muscle training that might contribute to vocal fold wound healing
- explain the factors associated with optimal post-surgical outcomes in patients undergoing vocal fold microsurgery
- discuss how patient personality traits may influence adherence to prescribed voice rest post-surgery
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