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#NMES - Certification

Mumbai India

VitalStim+ Certificate Training - III 
Strengthening the connectivity in Mumbai

Registration open | 9-10, December, 2023

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Jainy John

Swallowing Specialist and SLP Zayed Higher Organization, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.

I am just speechless at the wonderful job done by the organizing committee! Kudos to the team! Great selection of venue, ambience, technical support and hospitality! I hope you organize more of these great, valuable training courses for SLPS, in future.

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FAQ
  • What is NMES hands-on training?
    It is a 2-day workshop aim to empower the Speech-Language Pathologist to use Neuro Muscular Electric Stimulation (NMES) in their practice for better patient outcomes.
  • Who is organizing the training?
    The training is being organized by Natsai Vital health in collaboration with SLPQuest and DJO Global India. Natsai Vital Health is a Singapore based company providing services in medical devices for health and wellness. DJO Global India is a medical device and services company marketing the VitalStim device. SLPQuest is a learning platform for SLPs.
  • Which instrument will be used during the training?
    VitalStim by Chattanooga will be used during the training. https://www.chattanoogarehab.com/vitalstim-therapy
  • Do I need to have vitalstim before I take the training?
    No, you need not have a vitalstim with you before the training. The organizers are providing the instruments for hands-on during the training. However, if you have an instrument it will help you practice once you complete the training.
  • How many participants for the training?
    There are 30 seats for the training.
  • Who is the trainer for NMES?
    Dr. Radika S. R will be the lead trainer with Mr. Stephen Chung.
  • What is the last date for registration?
    The course seats are filled on the first come basis. Hence, there is no deadline for registration. As soon as capacity of the course is filled, the registration is closed.
  • Is the accommodation provided for the course?
    No. However, local team will help you to get the best possible outcome. Please reach out to Mr. Prasanna Hegde on 9880934273.
  • Is the payment refundable?
    The payment will not be refunded post the closure of registration. Registration will close once the maximum allowed participants are registered. For updates, kindly visit the website www.slpquest.com/vitalstim regularly.
  • What learning materials or hand out will be provided during the training?
    Training booklet will be provided during the course.
  • Is the course RCI accredited?
    No.
  • What is the cost of the certificate course?
    The course fee is USD 675 for two days.
  • How can I make the payment?
    You can make the payment using the link provided in the website or make a NEFT/IMPS transfer. If you wish to make a bank transfer, please contact 9880934273.
  • Are there any group discounts available?
    At the moment, there are no group discount available for this course as there are limited seats for the training.
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Reading and Resources

Alamer A, Melese H, Nigussie F. Effectiveness of Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation on Post-Stroke Dysphagia: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials. Clin Interv Aging. 2020;15:1521-1531. Published 2020 Sep 3. doi:10.2147/CIA.S262596

Simonelli M, Ruoppolo G, Iosa M, et al. A stimulus for eating. The use of neuromuscular transcutaneous electrical stimulation in patients affected by severe dysphagia after subacute stroke: A pilot randomized controlled trial. NeuroRehabilitation. 2019;44(1):103-110. doi:10.3233/NRE-182526

Langmore SE, McCulloch TM, Krisciunas GP, et al. Efficacy of electrical stimulation and exercise for dysphagia in patients with head and neck cancer: A randomized clinical trial. Head Neck. 2016;38 Suppl 1(Suppl 1):E1221-E1231. doi:10.1002/hed.24197

Carnaby GD, LaGorio L, Silliman S, Crary M. Exercise-based swallowing intervention (McNeill Dysphagia Therapy) with adjunctive NMES to treat dysphagia post-stroke: A double-blind placebo-controlled trial. J Oral Rehabil. 2020;47(4):501-510. doi:10.1111/joor.12928

Chen YW, Chang KH, Chen HC, Liang WM, Wang YH, Lin YN. The effects of surface neuromuscular electrical stimulation on post-stroke dysphagia: a systemic review and meta-analysis. Clin Rehabil. 2016;30(1):24-35. doi:10.1177/0269215515571681

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