Current Infection Control Practices in Speech-Language Pathology Universal precautions. Infection control techniques. Communicable diseases. The inclusion of these concepts in conjunction with speech-language pathology dramatically alters traditional practice. Recommendations to include infection control procedures in both evaluation and treatment have sparked debate and confusion. Practitioner comments include: Practicing speech-language pathologists from the classroom to the hospital have ... Viewpoint
Viewpoint  |   May 01, 1995
Current Infection Control Practices in Speech-Language Pathology
 
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • M. Marshall Grube
    East Tennessee State University
  • Rebecca L. Nunley
    East Tennessee State University
  • Contact author: M. Marshall Grube, PhD, East Tennessee State University, Department of Communicative Disorders, P.O. Box 70,643, Johnson City, Tennessee 37614-0643
Article Information
Speech, Voice & Prosodic Disorders / Professional Issues & Training / ASHA News & Member Stories / Viewpoint
Viewpoint   |   May 01, 1995
Current Infection Control Practices in Speech-Language Pathology
American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, May 1995, Vol. 4, 14-23. doi:10.1044/1058-0360.0402.14
History: Received February 28, 1994 , Accepted October 25, 1994
 
American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, May 1995, Vol. 4, 14-23. doi:10.1044/1058-0360.0402.14
History: Received February 28, 1994; Accepted October 25, 1994
Acknowledgments
This research was supported in part by a grant provided by the East Tennessee State University Research Development Committee. Special appreciation is extended to the ASHA National Office, Health Services Division, for their support and encouragement for this project.
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