Measurement of Speech Effort During Fluency-Inducing Conditions in Adults Who Do and Do Not Stutter
- Variations in the Relative Speeds of Orofacial Structures With Stuttering Severity. McClean, Michael D.; Runyan, Charles M. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Dec2000, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p1524
Discusses a study which examined the variations in the relative speeds of orofacial structures with stuttering severity. Subjects; Stuttering severity ratings; Results.
- Effect of utterance length and meaningfulness on the speech initiation times of children who... Maske-Cash, Wendy S.; Curlee, Richard F. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Feb95, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p18
Determines the effect of utterance length and meaningfulness of the speech initiation times of stuttering and non-stuttering children. Analysis of short meaningful, long meaningful and long nonce utterances of children; Different responses in utterance length among nonstuttering,...
- Relief of Acquired Stuttering Associated With Parkinson's Disease by Unilateral Left Subthalamic Brain Stimulation. Walker, Harrison C.; Phillips, Daniel E.; Boswell, Deborah B.; Guthrie, Barton L.; Guthrie, Stephanie L.; Nicholas, Anthony P.; Montgomery, Erwin B.; Watts, Ray L. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Dec2009, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p1652
Purpose: In this article, the authors report a case of acquired stuttering associated with Parkinson's disease (PD) that was responsive to unilateral subthalamic nucleus deep-brain stimulation (STN DBS) in the language-dominant hemisphere. Method: A single-subject, masked, multiple baseline...
- Cluttering Treatment: Theoretical Considerations and Intervention Planning. van Zaalen, Yvonne; Reichel, Isabella K. // Perspectives on Global Issues in Communication Sciences & Relate;2014, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p57
No abstract available.
- Stuttering, stressed syllables, and word onsets. Hubbard, Carol P. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Aug1998, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p802
Presents information on the study which examines the relationship of syllabic stress, word onsets and stuttering on selected words within a set of controlled sentences containing bisyllabic words with contrastive stress. Experimental task and stimuli; Reliability of stuttering judgments;...
- Helping stutterers. Schroeder, Ken // Education Digest;Jan1993, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p73
Examines decisions faced by teachers of a child who stutters in class. The Stuttering Foundation of America; `The Child Who Stutters at School: Notes to the Teacher,' a brochure by speech-language pathologist Dean E. Williams; Foundation President Jane Fraser; Brochure and Hotline on Stuttering...
- Is the basis of stuttering genetic? Yairi, Ehud // ASHA;Winter98, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p29
Focuses on stuttering, while questioning whether it is genetic. Information of the author's family who stuttered; Indepth look at genetic, limitation and ethical perspectives of stuttering. INSETS: Johnson remembered;Questions to consider.
- One reason to speak before you think. Carey, Benedict; Chen, Ingfei // Health (Time Inc. Health);Jul/Aug96, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p32
Reports on a study by psychologists Nicholas Christenfeld and Beth Creager, showing that people are more likely to stutter with `ums' and `ers' when they feel self-conscious than when they feel anxious. Tips in eliminating the interjections.
- Physiological differences between stutterers and nonstutterers in perceptually fluent speech: EMG... van Lieshout, Pascal H.H.M.; Peters, Herman F.M. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Feb93, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p55
Describes a study which analyzed electromyograph (EMG) signals of the m. orbicularis oris inferior evoked by lip-rounding gestures. Purpose of the study; EMG peak latency measure; Pearson correlation matrix for EMG measures; Results of discriminant analysis; Method; Results; Discussion.