Effects of Loud and Amplified Speech on Sentence and Word Intelligibility in Parkinson Disease
- Rate and Loudness Manipulations in Dysarthria: Acoustic and Perceptual Findings. Tjaden, Kris; Wilding, Gregory E. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Aug2004, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p766
Both rate reduction and increased loudness reportedly are associated with an increase in the size of the articulatory-acoustic working space and improved acoustic distinctiveness for speakers with dysarthria. Improved intelligibility also has been reported. Few studies have directly compared...
- At press time. // ASHA;Mar94, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p5
Reports on developments in the field of speech and hearing disorders in the United States for the month ended March 1994. Analysis on President Bill Clinton's proposed 1995 budget; Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences' implementation of a specialty certification program for...
- Speech and hearing facts. // South Asian Post;3/17/2011, p6
The article presents facts about the speech disorder and hearing disorder among million of Canadians in Canada.
- States Weigh Professional Issues. Moore, Marat // ASHA Leader;03/14/2000, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p1
Reports on the important issues in speech pathology being considered by state legislatures in the United States in 2000. Consideration of early hearing detection and intervention (EHDI) issue; Impact of the state legislatures' action on clinicians in the workplace; Legislation on newborn hearing...
- STATES AT A GLANCE: State Newborn Hearing Statutes. // ASHA Leader;03/14/2000, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p6
Presents news briefs related to speech pathology in the United States as of March 14, 2000. Physiological hearing screening for each birth admission in Arkansas; Colorado's goal of hearing screening for newborns; Maternity health benefits in Indiana.
- News in Brief. // ASHA Leader;11/18/2003, Vol. 8 Issue 21, p3
Presents news briefs relating to speech and hearing pathologies in the United States compiled as of November 18, 2003. Inclusion of grants to be shared by local education agencies to improve the language and pre-reading skills of young children; Study showing that teachers are more likely than...
- Editorial. Bianchini, Esther Mandelbaum Gonçalves // Revista CEFAC;2012, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p8
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics related to speech, language and hearing sciences.
- New Theme, New Look for BHSM 2003. // ASHA Leader;2/18/2003, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p3
Cites the observation of May 2003 as the Better Hearing and Speech Month (BHSM) in the U.S., by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Theme of the special month; Inclusion of a special BHSM section in the April 1 issue of 'The ASHA Leader.'
- Grant Program for Multicultural Projects. // ASHA Leader;2/18/2003, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p28
Reports on the availability of grants from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, especially allocated for projects on multicultural activities. Criteria for grant approval; Contact information.