Physiological assessment of speech and voice production of adults with hearing loss

Higgins, Maurren B.; Carney, Arlene E.
June 1994
Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Jun94, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p510
Academic Journal
Examines the impact of hearing loss on speech and voice production abilities using a comprehensive physiological approach. Conclusion suggesting the continued use of comprehensive, physiological assessments that examine the speech/voice production abilities of individuals with hearing loss.


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