Vocal Pathologies: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Case Studies, Part 1
Singular Publishing Group, 1997 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 336 pages
Accompanied by speech samples on two audio compact disks, this book is an invaluable resource for professionals and students alike. Features: two free audio CDs containing speech samples; fifty-one case studies which examine the history, examination findings, diagnosis, and treatment of each patient; explores the applications of acoustic, speech aerodynamic, and videostroboscopic instrumentation in both the differential diagnoses and treatment of disorders; provides detailed, updated description of phonosurgical alternatives; and presents extensive behavioral voice therapy techniques for benign and malignant disorders incorporating the use of decision-tree diagrams and log sheets for recording and teaching patient responses to intervention. This new and innovative package is of widespread appeal to academicians, clinical supervisors, speech-language pathologist, and otolaryngologists.
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CHAPTER4 Surgical Alternatives for Nonmalignant
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abnormal Acoustic analysis revealed adductor airway anatomy arytenoid behaviors bilateral vocal fold Botox botulinum toxin breath cal fold carcinoma cc/sec CD2 Track chink chronic clinical diagnosis disease dysarthria edema erythema FIGURE fundamental frequency glottal incompetency glottal resistance glottis harmonic to noise hoarse hoarse-breathy illustrates improvement injection jitter lamina propria laryngeal inlet laryngologists left true vocal left vocal fold lesions Maximum phonation mean airflow rate mild moderately mucosal wave muscle nodules normal limits Note patient's voice persistent phonation phonation efforts phonosurgery photograph was obtained pitch polyps posterior postoperative radiation therapy reflux Reinke's edema respiratory shimmer spasmodic dysphonia Speech aerodynamic testing subglottal pressure supraglottic surgery surgical symptoms technique throat clearing thyroarytenoid muscle thyroid cartilage tion tissue transglottal airflow treatment tremor true vocal fold ventricular folds vibratory videostroboscopy vocal fold nodules vocal fold paralysis vocal quality voice abuse voice difficulties voice disorders voice sample highlights voice signal voice therapy