Final Consonant Discrimination in Children: Effects of Phonological Disorder, Vocabulary Size, and Articulatory Accuracy
- Kids helping kids. // U.S. Kids;Jul/Aug98, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p38
Deals with the problem of of pronouncing some letters and words. Solutions given by `Kids Helping Kids' panel from Newport Middle School in Newport, Pennsylvania.
- Abstracts of recent literature. J.D.S. // Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development;Spring91, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p101
Presents an abstract of an article entitled `The Effect of Rate Control on the Intelligibility and Naturalness of Dysarthric Speech,' by K.M. Yorkston, V.L. Hammen, et al, reprinted from the 1990 issue of `Journal of Speech and Hearing and Hearing Research.'
- Listeners' reactions to misarticulation: A methodological investigation. Small, Larry H.; Burroughs, Elizabeth I. // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Oct95, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p504
Presents the findings of the study which examined whether an error within the final five words would generate ratings different from those observed when the error occurred in the initial five words. Method employed; Discussion on the same.
- Kinematic analysis of lower lip movements in ataxic dysarthria. Ackermann, Hermann; Hertrich, Ingo // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Dec95, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p1252
Investigates the influence of cerebral disorders on articulatory performance. Measurement of the excursion of the lower lips during production of sentence utterances in dysarthric subjects with atrophy restricted to the cerebellum; Indications of an impaired ability of cerebellar patients to...
- Abstracts of recent literature. Edelstein, Joan E.; Schein, Jerome D. // Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development;Spring90, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p182
Presents an abstract of the study `Toward Phonetic Intelligibility Testing in Dysarthria,' by R.D. Kent, G. Weismer, et al., which appeared in the 1989 issue of `Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders.'
- Influence of verbal and nonverbal contexts on the sentence intelligibility of a speaker with... Garcia, Jane Mertz; Cannito, Michael P. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Aug96, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p750
Examines the influence of verbal and nonverbal contextual factors on intelligibility in persons with articulation disorders. Concurrent production of communication gestures; Predictiveness of message content; Relatedness of sentences to specific situational contexts; Prior familiarization with...
- Treatment efficacy: Dysarthria. Yorkston, Kathryn M. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Oct96, Vol. 39 Issue 5, pS46
Discusses the treatment efficacy for dysarthria. Roles of speech-language pathologists in programs; Benefits to patients suffering from dysarthria.
- Abstracts of recent literature. Edelstein, Joan; Schein, Jerome D. // Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development;Apr97, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p239
Presents an abstract of the study `Treatment Efficacy: Dysarthria,' by K.M. Yorkston published in the `Journal of Speech & Hearing Research' in 1996.
- Dysarthric speech: A comparison of computerized speech recognition and listener intelligibility. Doyle, Philip C.; Leeper, Herbert A. // Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development;Jul97, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p309
Focuses on the identification and comparison of dysarthric speech by a computerized voice recognition (VR) system and non-hearing-impaired adult listeners. Obtaining intelligibility functions; Collection of data; Characterization of non-impaired speech; Implications of data to the application...