Respiratory and Laryngeal Function During Spontaneous Speaking in Teachers With Voice Disorders
- Laryngocoele: our experience. Barman, D.; Pakira, B.; Majumder, P.; Ghosh, S. K.; Banka, A.; Dutta, S. // Indian Journal of Otolaryngology & Head & Neck Surgery;Jul-Sep2008, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p210
Laryngocoele is an extremely rare condition. Three cases of Laryngocoeles are presented. Two eases had infected laryngocoeles. The diagnosis was done clinically and confirmed radiologically. No predisposing factor was found except in one case who was a singer by profession and initially...
- Microsurgical anatomy of intralaryngeal distribution of the inferior laryngeal nerve. Prades, Jean-Michel; Birame Faye, Mamadou; Timoshenko, Andrei P.; Dubois, Marie-Dominique; Dupuis-Cuny, Arnaud; Martin, Christian // Surgical & Radiologic Anatomy;Jun2006, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p271
The functional results of a partial laryngeal surgery or a laryngeal reinnervation depend on the precise knowledge of the intra laryngeal anatomy of the inferior laryngeal nerve (ILN). Ten human larynges without known laryngeal disorders were obtained from human cadavers for ILN microdissection....
- CEPSTRAL PEAK PROMINENCE: A MORE RELIABLE MEASURE OF DYSPHONIA. Heman-Ackah, Yolanda D.; Michael, Deirdre D.; Baroody, Margaret M.; Ostrowski, Rosemary; Hillenbrand, James; Heuer, Reinhardt J.; Horman, Michelle; Sataloff, Robert T. // Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology;Apr2003, Vol. 112 Issue 4, p324
Quantification of perceptual voice characteristics allows the assessment of voice changes. Acoustic measures of jitter, shimmer, and noise-to-harmonic ratio (NHR) are often unreliable. Measures of cepstral peak prominence (CPP) may be more reliable predictors of dysphonia. Trained listeners...
- Sulcus vocalis concealed by a hemorrhagic polyp. Bielamowicz, Steven; Villagomez, Vicente // ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;Oct2001, Vol. 80 Issue 10, p696
Presents the case of a woman with sulcus vocalis concealed by a hemorrhagic group. Symptoms; Diagnosis; Treatment.
- Giant Lipoma of the Larynx: A Case Report and Literature Review. Yoskovitch, Adi; Cambronero, Efrain; Said, Sheriff; Whiteman, Michelle; Goodwin, W. Jarrard // ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;Feb1999, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p122
Reports a case of a patient diagnosed to have a giant laryngeal lipoma with a history of voice change and progressive dysphagia. Diagnostic procedures; Pathophysiology of the disease; Treatment.
- Part Summary of the Project 'Speakers' Comfort': Teachers' Voice use in Teaching Environments. Lyberg-Åhlander, Viveka; Rydell, Roland; Löfqvist, Anders; Pelegrin-García, David; Brunskog, Jonas // Building Acoustics;Dec2015, Vol. 22 Issue 3/4, p209
Classroom acoustics not always take the speaker's comfort into consideration. The purpose of the presented papers was to investigate voice use, vocal behavior and prevalence of voice problems in Swedish teaching staff. Ratings of features in the work-environment on voice use were explored in n =...
- Invasive laryngeal carcinoma in a 15 year-old with neglected papillomatosis. Zuckerman, Jodi D.; Shehata, Bahig M.; Hill, Charles H.; Sobol, Steven E. // Internet Journal of Otorhinolaryngology;2008, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p7
Squamous cell carcinoma of the larynx is an extremely rare complication of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis (RRP) in children. Previous reported cases in the literature are isolated documentations providing little evidence for a systematic treatment approach. We review the case of a 15...
- Why practice nurses need to know about occupational voice loss. Williams, Nerys // Practice Nurse;12/9/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 20, p32
The article discusses the reason why practice nurses need to learn about occupational voice loss. It notes that awareness of occupational voice loss is low, but there are opportunities for practice nurses to identify and respond to those at risk. An elaboration of its causes such as abuse,...
- Professionally speaking. // American Teacher;Nov2004, Vol. 89 Issue 3, p22
Focuses on the importance of teachers' voices on their profession. Risk of teachers in developing voice problems; Prevention of the voice problems of teachers; Association of voice disorders with poor indoor quality.