Toronto Bedside Swallowing Screening Test (TOR-BSST©)

 

Purpose of the measure

The Toronto Bedside Swallowing Screening Test (TOR-BSST©) is a screening tool which identifies patients at risk for dysphagia following stroke.

Author*: Annabel McDermott, OT
Expert reviewer: Trixie Reichardt, MHSc, RD, Rosemary Martino, PhD

Evidence reviewed as of before 18-02-2019

NOTE: *The authors have no direct financial interest in any tools, tests or interventions presented in StrokEngine-assessment.