Letters to the Editor
- Replication, Randomization, and Clinical Relevance: A Response to Dworkin and Colleagues (2004). Roy, Nelson; Weinrich, Barbara; Tanner, Kristine; Corbin-Lewis, Kim; Stemple, Joseph // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Apr2004, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p358
Presents a response by Nelson Roy, Barbara Weinrich, Kristine Tanner, Kim Corbin-Lewis and Joseph Stemple to the letter to the editor about their research report "Voice Amplification Versus Vocal Hygiene Instruction for Teachers With Voice Disorders: A Treatment Outcomes Study," which appeared...
- Dysphonia: A New Addition to Jellyfish Envenomation Syndromes. Burnett, Joseph W. // Wilderness & Environmental Medicine (Allen Press Publishing Serv;Summer2005, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p117
Presents a letter to the editor about dysphonia.
- HOARSING AROUND: IS IT TIME TO GROW UP? Bell, Philip R.; McBride, Greg B. // Ulster Medical Journal;Jan2013, Vol. 82 Issue 1, p35
A letter to the editor is presented about dysphonia in children and the need to refer patients with dysphonia in line with adult referral patterns.
- Effectiveness of voice therapy for patients with vocal nodules. Dayasiri, Kavinda Chandimal; Sudharshan, T.; Dayasiri, M. B. K. C.; Dayasena, R. P. // Australasian Medical Journal;Jul2011, Vol. 4 Issue 7, p359
A letter to the editor is presented which discusses the results of a study on the effectiveness of voice therapy for patients with vocal nodules.
- The aging voice: How to differentiate disease from normal changes. Hall, David; Sinard, Robert J. // Geriatrics;Jul98, Vol. 53 Issue 7, p76
Discusses the importance of distinguishing voice change due to the normal aging process, and voice change due to disease. Characteristics of an aging voice; Pathophysiological changes of the aging larynx; Details on the human speech; Effects of a gradual decrease in pulmonary function in older...
- Aerodynamic and electroglottographic measures of normal voice production: Intrasubject... Higgins, Maureen B.; Netsell, Ronald // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Feb94, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p38
Presents an investigative study on the normal intrasubject performance variability of phonatory function measures within and across sessions. Syllable series and sentence production; Use of aerodynamic and electroglottographic signals; Clinical implications.
- Analysis of vocal disorders with methods from nonlinear dynamics. Herzel, Hanspeteer; Berry, David; al, et // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Oct94, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p1008
Analyzes vocal disorders using methods from nonlinear dynamics. Basic concepts of nonlinear dynamics; Analysis of the characteristics of the voice samples; Use of traditional voice analysis techniques and methods.
- Acoustic prediction of severity in commonly occurring voice problems. Wolfe, Virginia; Fitch, James // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Apr95, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p273
Investigates the relative effectiveness of three acoustic measures in predicting the dysphonic severity of a diverse clinical population singly and together. Shimmer with a bivariate correlation of 0.54 with dysphonic severity; Harmoni/noise ratio correlation with dysphonic severity; No...
- Pathologic voice type and the acoustic prediction of severity. Martin, David; Fitch, James // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Aug95, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p765
Studies the acoustic correlates of dysphonic severity in different pathological voice types. Evidence for the diversity in pathological voice types; Predominance of female voice patients in speech clinics; Effectiveness of harmonic-to-noise components (H/N ratio) as a correlate of dysphonic...