Motor Speech Disorders  Diagnosis   Treatment Book

Motor Speech Disorders Diagnosis Treatment

  • Author : Donald B. Freed
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2011-11-08
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN 10 : 1111138273

Motor Speech Disorders Diagnosis Treatment Excerpt :

MOTOR SPEECH DISORDERS: DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT, 2E offers a detailed yet streamlined introduction to motor speech disorders. The text opens with a brief historical review of motor speech disorders, providing useful context for understanding the technology and methodology modern speech-language pathologists employ for evaluation and treatment today. Without overwhelming students with complex detail, the text also provides a practical introduction to the human motor system, including the anatomy and physiology involved in motor speech disorders. A series of chapters offers an in-depth look at the six pure dysarthrias, as well as mixed dysarthria and apraxia of speech, including detailed information on etiology, characteristics, and treatment. MOTOR SPEECH DISORDERS: DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT, 2E has been updated with high quality illustrations, as well as information on cutting-edge treatment procedures and current best practices. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Management of Motor Speech Disorders in Children and Adults Book

Management of Motor Speech Disorders in Children and Adults

  • Author : Kathryn M. Yorkston
  • Publisher : Pro Ed
  • Release Date : 2010-01-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 576
  • ISBN 10 : 1416404341

Management of Motor Speech Disorders in Children and Adults Excerpt :

MANAGEMENT OF MOTOR SPEECH Disorders in Children and Adults emphasizes how to make clinical decisions based on the underlying neuropathology and severity OF the disorder. The third edition OF this must-have book covers basic neurologic and general information associated with the various diseases, disorders, and syndromes that cause MOTOR SPEECH disorders, and it will serve as an excellent reference source for those practicing in a medical setting. This text contains several noteworthy modifications. 1. DVD - contains 26 video segments showing children and adults with dysarthria and apraxia OF SPEECH engaged in a range OF speaking tasks. Intelligibility, aerodynamic, and endoscopic assessments OF SPEECH performance are illustrated, as are brief demonstrations and interviews with a prosthodontist and a SPEECH-language pathologist involved in respiratory, palatal lift, and nasal obturation interventions. 2. ANCDS - content from the eight recently published practice guidelines developed by the Academy OF Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences (ANCDS) for the MOTOR SPEECH disorders field are integrated into this edition. 3. ICF - terminology and concepts OF the International Classification OF Function, Disability and Health (ICF) model are integrated through the book 4. New Chapter 13 - lists conditions associated with MOTOR SPEECH disorders and summarizes the medical aspects and SPEECH characteristics OF various conditions. Complete Kit Includes: Textbook and Video Segments DVD. c2010

Clinical Management of Motor Speech Disorders in Children Book

Clinical Management of Motor Speech Disorders in Children

  • Author : Anthony J. Caruso
  • Publisher : Thieme
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 432
  • ISBN 10 : 0865777624

Clinical Management of Motor Speech Disorders in Children Excerpt :

Provides clinically relevant information for clinicians and students. Addresses theory, assessment procedures, treatment and management, issues in swallowing and feeding, stuttering, augmentative and alternative communication methods, and functional treatment outcomes. Extensive references.

Motor Speech Disorders Book

Motor Speech Disorders

  • Author : James A. Till
  • Publisher : Paul H Brookes Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 260
  • ISBN 10 : UVA:X002421546

Motor Speech Disorders Excerpt :

Based on selected papers given at the Conference on Motor Speech Disorders held in 1992 at Boulder, Colorado, this volume presents original research on a broad range of motor speech disorder topics in children and adults, e.g., speech characteristics and speech-related physiologic functions for individuals with apraxia, spasmodic torticollis, spasmodic dysphonia, traumatic brain injury, and Parkinson's disease. Primarily for clinical practitioners in speech- language pathology, researchers in neuromotor speech disorders, and students of neurogenic speech disorders. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

The Cambridge Handbook of Communication Disorders Book

The Cambridge Handbook of Communication Disorders

  • Author : Louise Cummings
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-10-24
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 716
  • ISBN 10 : 1107021235

The Cambridge Handbook of Communication Disorders Excerpt :

Many children and adults experience impairment of their communication skills. These communication disorders impact adversely on all aspects of these individuals' lives. In thirty dedicated chapters, The Cambridge Handbook of Communication Disorders examines the full range of developmental and acquired communication disorders and provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the epidemiology, aetiology and clinical features of these disorders. The volume also examines how these disorders are assessed and treated by speech and language therapists and addresses recent theoretical developments in the field. The handbook goes beyond well-known communication disorders to include populations such as children with emotional disturbance, adults with non-Alzheimer dementias and people with personality disorders. Each chapter describes in accessible terms the most recent thinking and research in communication disorders. The volume is an ideal guide for academic researchers, graduate students and professionals in speech and language therapy.

Motor Speech Disorders Book

Motor Speech Disorders

  • Author : Joseph R. Duffy, PhD, BC-ANCDS
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-09-10
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 513
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323072007

Motor Speech Disorders Excerpt :

With expanded and updated information including current techniques, approaches, and case studies, the 3rd edition of this bestselling book continues its reputation as a dependable and outstanding evidence-based source on acquired motor speech disorders in adults. It covers the substrates of motor speech and its disorders, the disorders and their diagnoses, and management -- focusing on integrating what is known about the bases of motor speech disorders with the realities of clinical practice to ensure readers have the key content they need to be effective practitioners. Three-part organization first covers the neurologic underpinnings of speech, then the various disorders resulting from problems in the nervous system, and then the basic principles and disorder-specific management strategies. Emphasis on evidence-based practice helps distill disparate information and stresses the best practices within motor speech disorders. Cutting-edge research ensures this book contains the most comprehensive and up-to-date look at the state of motor speech disorders. Case studies help clarify dense and difficult content and help hone your critical thinking skills. Summary tables and boxes offer easy access to important information such as causes and characteristics to aid in differential diagnosis. Chapter outline and summary sections keep you focused on the most significant information. NEW! Accompanying Evolve site features an interactive PowerPoint presentation with more than 60 audio and video clips demonstrating various disorders. NEW! Updated content incorporates Dr. Duffy's findings from nearly 1,000 new articles on motor speech disorders. UNIQUE! Two-color design and larger trim size help highlight key information and allow for easier lay-flat reading.

Dysarthria And Apraxia Book

Dysarthria And Apraxia

  • Author : William Perkins
  • Publisher : Thieme Medical Pub
  • Release Date : 1983-01-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 126
  • ISBN 10 : 0865774048

Dysarthria And Apraxia Excerpt :

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Motor Speech Disorders

  • Author : Frederic L. Darley
  • Publisher : W B Saunders Company
  • Release Date : 1975
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015004378074

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Motor Speech Disorders Book

Motor Speech Disorders

  • Author : James Paul Dworkin
  • Publisher : Mosby
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 376
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015021881266

Motor Speech Disorders Excerpt :

This book is written to minimize frustration and maximize the likelihood of success by providing step-by-step, sequentially ordered behavioral exercises for treating the various speech subsystem disturbances exhibited by patients with motor speech disorders.

The Handbook of Language and Speech Disorders Book

The Handbook of Language and Speech Disorders

  • Author : Nicole Müller
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-07-10
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 767
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118448717

The Handbook of Language and Speech Disorders Excerpt :

The Handbook of Speech and Language Disorders presents a comprehensive survey of the latest research in communication disorders. Contributions from leading experts explore current issues, landmark studies, and the main topics in the field, and include relevant information on analytical methods and assessment. A series of foundational chapters covers a variety of important general principles irrespective of specific disorders. These chapters focus on such topics as classification, diversity considerations, intelligibility, the impact of genetic syndromes, and principles of assessment and intervention. Other chapters cover a wide range of language, speech, and cognitive/intellectual disorders.

Speech Motor Control Book

Speech Motor Control

  • Author : Ben Maassen
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-02-25
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 398
  • ISBN 10 : 9780199235797

Speech Motor Control Excerpt :

This collection presents the latest and most important theoretical developments in the area of speech motor control. It presents state-of-the art research in the areas of modelling genetics, brain imaging and behavioral experimentation in addition to clinical applications.

Clinical Management of Sensorimotor Speech Disorders Book

Clinical Management of Sensorimotor Speech Disorders

  • Author : Malcolm R. McNeil
  • Publisher : Thieme
  • Release Date : 2011-01-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 448
  • ISBN 10 : 9781588906434

Clinical Management of Sensorimotor Speech Disorders Excerpt :

Bringing together the expertise of leading research practitioners in the field, the second edition of Clinical Management of Sensorimotor Speech Disorders is an up-to-date reference for the underlying theory and the basic principles of assessment and treatment. This book provides a solid foundation in the conceptual framework essential for classifying and differentiating disorders according to clinical categories. It covers the theory underlying measurement strategies including acoustic, kinematic, aerodynamic, and electromyographic techniques, and guides the reader through treatments for each disorder. New in this edition is a comprehensive section with in-depth coverage of the diseases, syndromes, and pathologic conditions which are accompanied by sensorimotor speech disorders. These chapters provide concise descriptions of the disease and its signs and symptoms, neuropathology, epidemiology, and etiology. Each chapter goes on to present the speech impairment associated with the disorder and its signs and symptoms, etiology, neuropathology, associated cognitive, linguistic, and communicative signs and symptoms, special diagnostic considerations, treatment, and key references.Features: Clear articulation of theoretical issues provides a strong foundation for the clinical management of the dysarthrias, apraxia, and speech problems secondary to hearing loss New chapter on neurogenic fluency disorders Extensive discussion of neuropathologic conditions that cause sensorimotor speech disorders Authoritative and comprehensive, this expanded edition will prove to be the reference of choice for students in speech-language pathology programs as well as clinicians and researchers.