TITLE

Effects of Linguistic Cues and Stimulus Cohesion on Intelligibility of Severely Dysarthric Speech

AUTHOR(S)
Hustad, Katherine C.; Beukelman, David R.
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Jun2001, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p497
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on a study which examined the effects of speech supplementation on the intelligibility of severely dysarthric speech. Types of speech supplementation; Methodology; Clinical implications.
ACCESSION #
4589938

 

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