Physiologic Development of Tongue--Jaw Coordination From Childhood to Adulthood
- The Control of Orofacial Movements in Speech. Smith, Anne // Critical Reviews in Oral Biology & Medicine;1992, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p233
Rapid, complex movements of orofacial structures are essential to produce the sounds of speech. A central problem in speech production research is to discover the neural sources that generate the control signals supplied to motoneurons during speaking. Speech movement production appears to share...
- TWENTY-TWO FUNDAMENTAL METHODS OF JAW, LIP, AND TONGUE FACILITATION. Marshall, Pam // International Journal of Orofacial Myology;2007, Vol. 33, p48
Twenty-two fundamental methods of jaw, lip, and tongue facilitation were derived from a set of 84 textbooks, clinical guidebooks, and conference proceedings. 95.24% of publications reviewed contained one or more of these twenty-two methods. A description of each technique with examples is provided.
- The Sequential Development of Jaw and Lip Control for Speech. Green, Jordan R.; Moore, Christopher A.; Reilly, Kevin J. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Feb2002, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p66
Vertical displacements of the upper lip, lower lip, and jaw during speech were recorded for groups of 1-, 2-, and 6-year-olds and adults to examine if control over these articulators develops sequentially. All movement traces were amplitude- and time-normalized. The developmental course of upper...
- Articulatory Movements in Adolescents: Evidence for Protracted Development of Speech Motor Control Processes. Walsh, Bridget; Smith, Anne // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Dec2002, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p1119
Presents information on a study that provided initial evidence of significant changes in speech motor control processes during adolescence. Research methods; Results and discussion on the study; Conclusion.
- Stability and patterning of speech movement sequences in children and adults. Smith, Anne; Goffman, Lisa // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Feb1998, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p18
Studies the patterning and stability of speech movements in developing speech motor systems. Use of children and young adults as subjects; Computation of the spatiotemporal index; Conclusion that nonlinear and nonuniform changes occur in components of the speech motor system during development.
- Tongues and Lips Without Jaws: A Comparison of Methods for Decoupling Speech Movements. Westbury, John R.; Lindstrom, Mary J.; McClean, Michael D. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Aug2002, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p651
Speech-related motions of small markers attached to the tongue, lower lip, and lower jaw of 44 normal young adult talkers of American English were analyzed to estimate the relative accuracy of selected methods for decoupling tongue and lip motions from ongoing jaw motion when all movements are...
- The Physiologic Development of Speech Motor Control: Lip and Jaw Coordination. Green, Jordan R.; Moore, Christopher A.; Higashikawa, Masahiko; Steeve, Roger W. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Feb2000, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p239
This investigation was designed to describe the development of lip and jaw coordination during speech and to evaluate the potential influence of speech motor development on phonologic development. Productions of syllables containing bilabial consonants were observed from speakers in four age...
- Metrical Effects on Speech Movements in Children and Adults. Goffman, Lisa; Malin, Caren // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Aug1999, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p1003
The present study investigates motor processes underlying the production of iambic and trochaic metrical forms for children and adults. Lower lip movement was recorded while 16 children between the ages of 3;10 and 4;9 (years; months! and 8 adults produced iambic (e.g., [pÉ™'pÎ›p]) and...
- Markers of minor brain damage are associated with developmental performance in preschool children. Gosselin, J.; Amiel-Tison, C.; Infante-Rivard, C.; Fouron, C.; Fouron, J.C. // Evidence Based Mental Health;Feb2003, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p19
Examines whether delayed childhood motor skills predict persistent anxiety in adolescence. Use of neurological examination to reassess neurological status; Finding that neurological status predicted developmental performance coordination, language and practical reasoning; Conclusion that minor...