In this short case-based activity, meet Danielle, a 31-year-old vocal performer who initially presents with hoarseness, vocal fatigue, and voice loss. As you move through this activity, read through links to useful resources to help you make clinical management decisions for this patient. In addition, find out how David Witsell, MD, MHS, and Leda Scearce, MM, MS, CCC-SLP, would manage Danielle’s dysphonia to help her minimize her risk of future injury and return to performing.
Continuing Medical Education
This brief activity presents a real-life case study of a patient with sleep apnea who cannot tolerate continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy. Links to useful resources are provided to help you make appropriate management decisions for this patient. After each clinical decision, review expert insights from Drs. Ellison and Kahmke on optimal answer options.