Bruce Tomblin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Autism and autism risk in siblings of children with specific language impairment
    J Bruce Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Ames 52242, USA
    Int J Lang Commun Disord 38:235-50. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Developmental constraints on language development in children with cochlear implants
    J Bruce Tomblin
    Child Language Research Center, University of Iowa, IA 52242, USA
    Int J Audiol 46:512-23. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint A system for the diagnosis of specific language impairment in kindergarten children
    J B Tomblin
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    J Speech Hear Res 39:1284-94. 1996
  4. ncbi request reprint The stability of primary language disorder: four years after kindergarten diagnosis
    J Bruce Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 46:1283-96. 2003
  5. pmc The effect of age at cochlear implant initial stimulation on expressive language growth in infants and toddlers
    J Bruce Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 48:853-67. 2005
  6. doi request reprint The EpiSLI database: a publicly available database on speech and language
    J Bruce Tomblin
    University of Iowa, Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, 250 Hawkins Drive, 7 WJSHC, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Lang Speech Hear Serv Sch 41:108-17. 2010
  7. pmc Language features in a mother and daughter of a chromosome 7;13 translocation involving FOXP2
    J Bruce Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, WJSHC, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 52:1157-74. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint The dimensionality of language ability in school-age children
    J Bruce Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 49:1193-208. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The association of reading disability, behavioral disorders, and language impairment among second-grade children
    J B Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 41:473-82. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of specific language impairment: prenatal and perinatal risk factors
    J B Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    J Commun Disord 30:325-43; quiz 343-4. 1997

Research Grants

  1. Moderators and Outcomes in Children With Mild to Severe Hearing Impairment
    JAMES BRUCE contact TOMBLIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. The Genetics of Specific Language Impairment
    JAMES TOMBLIN; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. Collaboration on Specific Language Impairment
    JAMES TOMBLIN; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. The Genetics of Specific Language Impairment
    JAMES TOMBLIN; Fiscal Year: 2009

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Autism and autism risk in siblings of children with specific language impairment
    J Bruce Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Ames 52242, USA
    Int J Lang Commun Disord 38:235-50. 2003
    ..Several studies have shown that family members of children with autism have elevated rates of spoken and written speech and language problems...
  2. ncbi request reprint Developmental constraints on language development in children with cochlear implants
    J Bruce Tomblin
    Child Language Research Center, University of Iowa, IA 52242, USA
    Int J Audiol 46:512-23. 2007
    ..The field also needs to consider designing studies that allow the viability of these two mechanisms to be tested. An example of such a study is provided within...
  3. ncbi request reprint A system for the diagnosis of specific language impairment in kindergarten children
    J B Tomblin
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    J Speech Hear Res 39:1284-94. 1996
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint The stability of primary language disorder: four years after kindergarten diagnosis
    J Bruce Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 46:1283-96. 2003
    ..The results showed that when the conditions for regression to the mean were controlled, the poor language of children with language impairments was very likely to persist during the primary school years...
  5. pmc The effect of age at cochlear implant initial stimulation on expressive language growth in infants and toddlers
    J Bruce Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 48:853-67. 2005
    ..Age at initial stimulation accounted for 14.6% of the variance of the individual differences in expressive language growth rates...
  6. doi request reprint The EpiSLI database: a publicly available database on speech and language
    J Bruce Tomblin
    University of Iowa, Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, 250 Hawkins Drive, 7 WJSHC, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Lang Speech Hear Serv Sch 41:108-17. 2010
    ..J. Johnson et al., 1999; S. E. Stothard, M. J. Snowling, D. V. M. Bishop, B. B. Chipchase, & C. A. Kaplan, 1998; J. B. Tomblin, 2008)...
  7. pmc Language features in a mother and daughter of a chromosome 7;13 translocation involving FOXP2
    J Bruce Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, WJSHC, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 52:1157-74. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The dimensionality of language ability in school-age children
    J Bruce Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 49:1193-208. 2006
    ..This study asked if children's performance on language tests reflects different dimensions of language and if this dimensionality changes with development...
  9. ncbi request reprint The association of reading disability, behavioral disorders, and language impairment among second-grade children
    J B Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 41:473-82. 2000
    ..The data indicated that whereas RD was directly associated with BD, the association of LI with BD required the mediation of RD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of specific language impairment: prenatal and perinatal risk factors
    J B Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    J Commun Disord 30:325-43; quiz 343-4. 1997
    ..No support was found for elevated rates of maternal exposure to disease or occupational chemical substances...
  11. ncbi request reprint Heritability of poor language achievement among twins
    J B Tomblin
    The University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 41:188-99. 1998
    ..These results support the hypothesis that genetic factors contribute to the liability of poor language achievement in children who do not present other developmental or sensory disorders...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of specific language impairment in kindergarten children
    J B Tomblin
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 40:1245-60. 1997
    ..Also, the clinical identification of these children remains low among kindergarteners...
  13. pmc A comparison of language achievement in children with cochlear implants and children using hearing aids
    J B Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 42:497-509. 1999
    ..These data provide evidence that children who receive CIs benefit in the form of improved English language comprehension and production...
  14. doi request reprint Co-morbidity of autism and SLI: kinds, kin and complexity
    Bruce Tomblin
    Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Int J Lang Commun Disord 46:127-37. 2011
    ..The question then remains why are there so many children with ASD who also have poor language? There are several factors that collectively are strong candidates for answers to this question...
  15. pmc Long-term trajectories of the development of speech sound production in pediatric cochlear implant recipients
    J Bruce Tomblin
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 51:1353-68. 2008
    ..This study characterized the development of speech sound production in prelingually deaf children with a minimum of 8 years of cochlear implant (CI) experience...
  16. pmc Imitative production of rising speech intonation in pediatric cochlear implant recipients
    Shu Chen Peng
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 50:1210-27. 2007
    ..This study investigated the acoustic characteristics of pediatric cochlear implant (CI) recipients' imitative production of rising speech intonation, in relation to the perceptual judgments by listeners with normal hearing (NH)...
  17. doi request reprint Production and perception of speech intonation in pediatric cochlear implant recipients and individuals with normal hearing
    Shu Chen Peng
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Ear Hear 29:336-51. 2008
    ....
  18. pmc Speech disruptions in the narratives of English-speaking children with specific language impairment
    Ling Yu Guo
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, 119 SHC, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 51:722-38. 2008
    ..This study examined the types, frequencies, and distribution of speech disruptions in the spoken narratives of children with specific language impairment (SLI) and their age-matched (CA) and language-matched (LA) peers...
  19. pmc Individual differences in online spoken word recognition: Implications for SLI
    Bob McMurray
    Dept of Psychology and the Delta Center, University of Iowa, Iowa City, 52242, United States
    Cogn Psychol 60:1-39. 2010
    ..Thus, basic word recognition processes like lexical decay may offer a new way to characterize processing differences in language impairment...
  20. pmc Evaluating phonological processing skills in children with prelingual deafness who use cochlear implants
    Linda J Spencer
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Deaf Stud Deaf Educ 14:1-21. 2009
    ..Tests of rapid naming revealed that there were no differences between rapid letter and number naming between the two groups. Results yielded a possible PP test battery for children with CI experience...
  21. pmc Exploring the language and literacy outcomes of pediatric cochlear implant users
    Linda J Spencer
    University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 200 Hawkins Drive, 21200 PFP, Iowa City, IA 52242 1078, USA
    Ear Hear 24:236-47. 2003
    ..It was further proposed that the language and literacy skills of pediatric cochlear implant users would approximate the language and literacy skills of children with normal hearing...
  22. pmc Speech intelligibility of pediatric cochlear implant recipients with 7 years of device experience
    Shu Chen Peng
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1012, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 47:1227-36. 2004
    ..These results serve as indices for clinical applications when long-term advancements in spoken-language development are considered for pediatric CI recipients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Perception and production of mandarin tones in prelingually deaf children with cochlear implants
    Shu Chen Peng
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
    Ear Hear 25:251-64. 2004
    ..This study aimed to investigate Mandarin tone production and perception skills of children with cochlear implants...
  24. ncbi request reprint Bimodal speech perception in infant hearing aid and cochlear implant users
    Brittan A Barker
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:582-6. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Explaining and controlling regression to the mean in longitudinal research designs
    Xuyang Zhang
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 46:1340-51. 2003
    ..In addition to a formal analysis of the regression to the mean, the features of regression to the mean are demonstrated via a simulation...
  26. pmc Bilateral cochlear implants in infants: a new approach--Nucleus Hybrid S12 project
    Bruce J Gantz
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1078, USA
    Otol Neurotol 31:1300-9. 2010
    ..Our goal was to provide an option of electrical stimulation that theoretically might preserve the structures of the scala media and organ of Corti...
  27. ncbi request reprint Current state of knowledge: outcomes research in children with mild to severe hearing impairment--approaches and methodological considerations
    Bruce Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Ear Hear 28:715-28. 2007
    ..After this initial section there will be a consideration of the methodological issues that need to be considered, particularly for outcome research in children with HI...
  28. pmc Association of specific language impairment (SLI) to the region of 7q31
    Erin K O'Brien
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 72:1536-43. 2003
    ....

Research Grants13

  1. Moderators and Outcomes in Children With Mild to Severe Hearing Impairment
    JAMES BRUCE contact TOMBLIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These data will, therefore, form the foundation for evidenced based practice and policy for the clinical management of children with hearing loss. ..
  2. The Genetics of Specific Language Impairment
    JAMES TOMBLIN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The phenotypes and endophenotypes from these individuals will then be used in conjunction with the existing genotyping for additional genome-wide screens and further follow-up fine mapping studies. ..
  3. Collaboration on Specific Language Impairment
    JAMES TOMBLIN; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  4. The Genetics of Specific Language Impairment
    JAMES TOMBLIN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The phenotypes and endophenotypes from these individuals will then be used in conjunction with the existing genotyping for additional genome-wide screens and further follow-up fine mapping studies. ..