Vocal Hygiene Education, Voice Production Therapy, and the Role of Patient Adherence: A Treatment Effectiveness Study in Women With Phonotrauma
- A Quantitative Output-Cost Ration in Voice Production. Berry, David A.; Verdolini, Katherine; Montequin, Douglas W.; Hess, Markus M.; Chan, Roger W.; Titze, Ingo R. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Feb2001, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p29
Presents information on a study which proposed a quantitative output-cost ratio for objective use in voice production and is defined as the ratio of the acoustic output intensity to the collision intensity of the vocal folds. Methodology of the study; Results and discussion on the study;...
- Behavioral Management of Unilateral Vocal Fold Paralysis and Paresis. Schneider, Sarah L. // Perspectives on Voice & Voice Disorders;Nov2012, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p112
Purpose: In this article, I will summarize the process of selecting appropriate voice therapy candidates and relevant treatment techniques for patients with unilateral vocal fold paralysis or paresis. Methods: I will present a review of the literature and pertinent clinical experience while...
- MANAGEMENT OF BENIGN VOCAL FOLD LESIONS: A SURVEY OF CURRENT OPINION AND PRACTICE. Sulica, Lucian; Behrman, Alison // Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology;Oct2003, Vol. 112 Issue 10, p827
Empirical data are often not available to guide clinical practices in the treatment of benign mucosal lesions of the vocal folds. The purpose of this report is to describe opinions and practices in order to identify areas of consensus and discrepancy and thus guide future inquiry. A 16-item...
- Organic Pathology and Functional Dysphonia. Sataloff, Robert T.; Hawkshaw, Mary J.; Spiegel, Joseph R. // ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;Jan1999, Vol. 78 Issue 1, p16
Details the case of a woman who had been aphonic since a benign vocal fold polyp removal. Description of the woman's vocal fold polyp; Treatment for the woman's functional dysphonia.
- EFFECTS OF VOICE THERAPY AS OBJECTIVELY EVALUATED BY DIGITIZED LARYNGEAL STROBOSCOPIC IMAGING. Speyer, Renée; Kempen, Pieter A.; Wieneke, George; Kersing, Willem; Hosseini, Elham Ghazi; Dejonckere, Philippe H. // Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology;Oct2002, Vol. 111 Issue 10, p902
Examines the efficacy on the use of digitized laryngeal stroboscopic images to demonstrate changes in vocal fold vibration in Germany. Evaluation on the effects of voice therapy in treating patients with benign lesions; Evaluation of voice quality and acoustic analysis; Parameters in measuring...
- Treatment for Children With Benign Vocal Lesions. Braden, Maia; Blakeslee, Sarah; Theis, Shannon // ASHA Leader;5/1/2013, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p3
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Strike the Right Cord" in the March, 2013 issue.
- Effects of voice therapy on vocal acoustic characteristics in patients with vocal cord nodules. Safari, Mehri; Ghorbani, Ali; Amiri Shavaki, Yunos; Izadi, Farzad // Audiology;2011, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p125
Background and Aim: Vocal cord nodule is one of the voice disorders causes hoarseness and breathy voice. Voice therapy is one of the treatment approaches. We aimed to find out the effects of voice therapy on vocal acoustic characteristics in these patients. Methods: In this case series, five...
- Type 2 sulcus vocalis: Sulcus vergeture. Damrose, Edward J. // ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;Jan2010, Vol. 89 Issue 1, pE27
The article presents a case of a 45-year-old man who showed signs of a type 2 sulcus vocalis and underwent voice therapy.
- VOICE RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY. One More Small Step in Solving the Mystery of the Benefits of Semioccluded Vocal Tract Exercises. Titze, Ingo R. // Journal of Singing;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 69 Issue 3, p305
The article reports on voice teachers' use of exercises, including voiced consonants, lip or tongue buzzes and phonation into narrow tubes, that are designed to semiocclude the vocal tracts of voice students and address adduction, register or voice quality problems. A discussion of the positive...