TITLE

The Intelligibility of Time-Domain-Edited Esophageal Speech

AUTHOR(S)
Prosek, Robert A.; Vreeland, Lori L.
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Jun2001, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p525
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on a study which investigated the possibility of enhancing the intelligibility of digital edited esophageal speech samples. Methodology; Results of the study; Discussion.
ACCESSION #
4589967

 

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