voice training

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  1. ncbi Voice training and therapy with a semi-occluded vocal tract: rationale and scientific underpinnings
    Ingo R Titze
    The University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 49:448-59. 2006
  2. ncbi Reverse phonation--physiologic and clinical aspects of this speech voice therapy modality
    Leila Susana Finger
    UFSM RS
    Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 73:271-7. 2007
  3. ncbi [Voice exploratory methods into professional vocal singers]
    M D Cobzeanu
    Clinica ORL 1, Facultatea de Medicina, Universitatea de Medicină şi Farmacie Gr T Popa, Iasi
    Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi 111:190-3. 2007
  4. ncbi The efficacy of a voice training program: a case-control study in China
    Jingming Duan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Third Hospital, Peking University, No 49, Hua Yuan Bei Lu, Haidian District, 100191 Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:101-5. 2010
  5. ncbi Vocal and laryngeal effects of voiced tongue vibration technique according to performance time
    Marcia H Menezes
    Guarulhos University and ENT Department, Santa Casa de Sao Paulo, Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Voice 19:61-70. 2005
  6. ncbi Actions in vocal health: a proposal for improving the vocal profile of teachers
    Kelly Cristina Alves Silverio
    Faculdade de Odontologia de Piracicaba, Universidade de Campinas, Brasil
    Pro Fono 20:177-82. 2008
  7. ncbi Efficacy of a behaviorally based voice therapy protocol for vocal nodules
    E B Holmberg
    Department of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Voice 15:395-412. 2001
  8. ncbi The relative effectiveness of vocal hygiene training and vocal function exercises in preventing voice disorders in primary school teachers
    Gulsen Pasa
    School of Human Communication Sciences, La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 32:128-40. 2007
  9. ncbi Effects of voice therapy: a systematic review
    R Speyer
    Department of O R L and Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Voice 22:565-80. 2008
  10. ncbi The effect of vocal hygiene education for patients with vocal polyp
    Young Sun Yun
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Gangnam Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:569-75. 2007

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  1. ncbi Voice training and therapy with a semi-occluded vocal tract: rationale and scientific underpinnings
    Ingo R Titze
    The University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 49:448-59. 2006
    ..Little has been done, however, to provide the scientific underpinnings. The purpose of the study was to investigate the underlying physical principles behind the training and therapy approaches that use semi-occluded vocal tract shapes...
  2. ncbi Reverse phonation--physiologic and clinical aspects of this speech voice therapy modality
    Leila Susana Finger
    UFSM RS
    Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 73:271-7. 2007
    ..Reverse phonation is the voice production during inspiration, accomplished spontaneously in situations such as when a person sighs...
  3. ncbi [Voice exploratory methods into professional vocal singers]
    M D Cobzeanu
    Clinica ORL 1, Facultatea de Medicina, Universitatea de Medicină şi Farmacie Gr T Popa, Iasi
    Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi 111:190-3. 2007
    ..The modern methods microlaryngoscopy, stroboscopy, electroglottography are presented and comparatively evaluated with classic explorations, as direct and indirect laryngoscopy...
  4. ncbi The efficacy of a voice training program: a case-control study in China
    Jingming Duan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Third Hospital, Peking University, No 49, Hua Yuan Bei Lu, Haidian District, 100191 Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:101-5. 2010
    The objective of this study was to design a voice training program for Chinese speakers, and to evaluate its efficacy. It was a prospective, randomized, case-control study practiced in three middle schools in Beijing, China...
  5. ncbi Vocal and laryngeal effects of voiced tongue vibration technique according to performance time
    Marcia H Menezes
    Guarulhos University and ENT Department, Santa Casa de Sao Paulo, Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Voice 19:61-70. 2005
    ..Therefore, we suggest this technique should be recommended for 3 and 5 minutes for women and men, respectively...
  6. ncbi Actions in vocal health: a proposal for improving the vocal profile of teachers
    Kelly Cristina Alves Silverio
    Faculdade de Odontologia de Piracicaba, Universidade de Campinas, Brasil
    Pro Fono 20:177-82. 2008
    ..several authors have pointed to the urgent need of researches and actions involving teachers, in the school environment, that have a preventive and vocal health promotion character with the purpose of improving work conditions...
  7. ncbi Efficacy of a behaviorally based voice therapy protocol for vocal nodules
    E B Holmberg
    Department of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Voice 15:395-412. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi The relative effectiveness of vocal hygiene training and vocal function exercises in preventing voice disorders in primary school teachers
    Gulsen Pasa
    School of Human Communication Sciences, La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 32:128-40. 2007
    ..The VH participants showed greater improvements than the VFE participants. These fundings indicate that preventative voice training for teachers is likely to be effective.
  9. ncbi Effects of voice therapy: a systematic review
    R Speyer
    Department of O R L and Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Voice 22:565-80. 2008
    ..Furthermore, the conclusions of most studies cannot be generalized easily or compared to one another. As a consequence, many issues in the field of effects of voice therapy have yet been unanswered...
  10. ncbi The effect of vocal hygiene education for patients with vocal polyp
    Young Sun Yun
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Gangnam Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:569-75. 2007
    ..The authors aimed to assess the effect of vocal hygiene education for patients suffering with vocal polyp and to discover the meaningful factors that can predict better outcomes with performing vocal hygiene...
  11. ncbi Utility of voice therapy in the management of vocal fold polyps and cysts
    Seth M Cohen
    Duke Voice Care Center, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:742-6. 2007
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of voice therapy in the management of vocal fold polyps and cysts...
  12. ncbi Management of benign vocal fold lesions: a survey of current opinion and practice
    Lucian Sulica
    The Center for the Voice, Department of Otolaryngology, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:827-33. 2003
    ..Therefore, traditional diagnostic categories do not seem to be useful guides to treatment, and may need to be reevaluated in light of improvements in diagnostic technology and surgical technique...
  13. ncbi The impact of preventive voice care programs for training teachers: a longitudinal study
    Orla M Duffy
    School of Communication, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Northern Ireland
    J Voice 18:63-70. 2004
    ..The findings of this study will be of benefit to teachers, their educators, voice therapists, health promoters, and human resource personnel...
  14. ncbi Telehealth: voice therapy using telecommunications technology
    Pauline A Mashima
    Speech Pathology Clinic, Otolaryngology Service, Department of Surgery, Tripler Army Medical Center, 1 Jarrett White Road, Tripler AMC, HI 96859 5000, USA
    Am J Speech Lang Pathol 12:432-9. 2003
    ..Reasons for participants discontinuing therapy prematurely provided support for the telehealth model of service delivery...
  15. ncbi Voice recognition products-an occupational risk for users with ULDs?
    N R Williams
    Head of EMAS, Health and Safety Executive, 1 Hagley Road, Birmingham B16 8HS, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 53:452-5. 2003
    ..Aim This paper describes four cases of vocal dysfunction related to the use of such software, which have been identified from the database of the Voice and Speech Laboratory of the Massachusetts Eye and Ear infirmary (MEEI)...
  16. ncbi Long-term outcome of hyperfunctional voice disorders based on a multiparameter approach
    K M Van Lierde
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Gent, Gent, The Netherlands
    J Voice 21:179-88. 2007
    ..Whether the long-term voice outcome results can be changed with the insertion of several follow-up voice rehabilitation sessions over the years remains unanswered and is a subject for further research...
  17. ncbi Treatment outcomes for professional voice users
    Judith M Wingate
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611 7420, USA
    J Voice 21:433-49. 2007
    ..It was concluded that the combined treatment was responsible for the improvements observed. The results indicate that a combined modality treatment may be successful in the remediation of vocal problems for professional voice users...
  18. ncbi Image, imagination, and reality: on effectiveness of introductory work with vocalists
    Irene Gullaer
    School of Music and Music Education, UNSW, Australia
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 31:89-96. 2006
    ..A case study of the New Zealand experience was conducted with groups of Maori and European students. Unique properties and trends in the voices of Maori people are discussed...
  19. ncbi Vocal improvement after voice therapy in unilateral vocal fold paralysis
    Antonio Schindler
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche L Sacco, L Sacco Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    J Voice 22:113-8. 2008
    ..VHI values showed a clear and significant improvement. A significant improvement of voice quality and quality of life after voice therapy is an often reached and reasonable goal in patients with UVFP...
  20. ncbi Vibrato rate adjustment
    Christopher Dromey
    Department of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602, USA
    J Voice 17:168-78. 2003
    ..This ability to modify rate may have beneficial effects on the artistic quality of the voice for performance...
  21. ncbi Vocal warm-up increases phonation threshold pressure in soprano singers at high pitch
    Tamara Motel
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Voice 17:160-7. 2003
    ..An elevated Pth at controlled high pitch, but an unchanging maximum and minimum frequency production suggests that short-term vocal exercise may increase the viscosity of the vocal fold and thus serve to stabilize the high voice...
  22. pmc Voice assessment: updates on perceptual, acoustic, aerodynamic, and endoscopic imaging methods
    Daryush D Mehta
    Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School Harvard MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, One Bowdoin Square, 11th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 16:211-5. 2008
    ..This paper describes recent advances in perceptual, acoustic, aerodynamic, and endoscopic imaging methods for assessing voice function...
  23. ncbi [Pedagogy of inspiration]
    François Le Huche
    Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord) 123:338-9. 2002
    ..A training that would preserve the natural nature of the gesture thanks to the practice of relaxation, permits however to avoid this difficulty and to lead to a better rehabilitation of the phonatory behaviour...
  24. ncbi Source and filter adjustments affecting the perception of the vocal qualities twang and yawn
    Ingo R Titze
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, National Center for Voice and Speech, The University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 28:147-55. 2003
    ..Listeners demonstrated variable perceptions in both continua with poor inter-subject, intra-subject, and inter-group reliability...
  25. ncbi Clinical characteristics and voice analysis of patients with mutational dysphonia: clinical significance of diplophonia and closed quotients
    Jae Yol Lim
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Institute of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Yongdong Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Voice 21:12-9. 2007
    ..Identification of these characteristics may affect treatment choices, facilitate monitoring of the efficacy of therapy, and aid in estimating prognosis...
  26. ncbi Task specificity in adductor spasmodic dysphonia versus muscle tension dysphonia
    Nelson Roy
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112 0252, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:311-6. 2005
    ..This study examined the diagnostic value of "task specificity" as a marker of ADSD and its potential to differentiate ADSD from muscle tension dysphonia (MTD), a functional voice disorder that can often masquerade as ADSD...
  27. ncbi Fragments of a Greek Trilogy: impact on phonation
    Carol Ferrone
    Department of Biobehavioral Studies, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Voice 18:488-99. 2004
    ..Measures of maximum sustained phonation, fundamental frequency, and sound pressure levels remained stable. Videoendoscopy revealed normal function of the larynx and vocal folds...
  28. ncbi Effects of HearFones on speaking and singing voice quality
    Anne Maria Laukkanen
    Department of Speech Communication and Voice Research, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    J Voice 18:475-87. 2004
    ....
  29. ncbi [Voice disorder. Conservative management]
    E Kruse
    Univ Klinik für Phoniatrie und Pädaudiologie Göttingen, Bereich Humanmedizin, Georg August Universitat, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Gottingen
    Laryngorhinootologie 84:S192-200. 2005
  30. ncbi Spectral moments of the long-term average spectrum: sensitive indices of voice change after therapy?
    Kristine Tanner
    Department of Communication Disorders, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112 0252, USA
    J Voice 19:211-22. 2005
    ..001), indicating that spectral mean (ie, Moment 1) of the LTAS may be one acoustic marker sensitive to improvement in dysphonia severity...
  31. ncbi Outcome of vocal hygiene in singers
    Bernadette Timmermans
    Department Rits, Erasmus Institute, Brussels, Belgium
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 13:138-42. 2005
    ..In this article, we illustrate the evolution of studies that contribute to a better understanding of vocal care for professional voice users and singers in particular...
  32. ncbi Muscle tension dysphonia in children: Voice characteristics and outcome of voice therapy
    Eun Kyung Lee
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 50 Ilwon Dong, Kangnam Gu, Seoul 135 710, Republic of Korea
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 69:911-7. 2005
    ..The main object of this study is to elucidate the voice characteristics and the efficacy of voice therapy in children with muscle tension dysphonia (MTD)...
  33. ncbi A holistic approach to voice therapy
    Joseph C Stemple
    Blaine Block Institute for Voice Analysis and Rehabilitation, Dayton, Ohio 45402, USA
    Semin Speech Lang 26:131-7. 2005
    ..This article introduces the concept of holistic voice therapy and describes the specific Vocal Function Exercise Program...
  34. ncbi Artificially lengthened and constricted vocal tract in vocal training methods
    Irene Velsvik Bele
    Volda University College, Faculty of Education, Volda, Norway
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 30:34-40. 2005
    ..The influence of sufficient acoustic impedance on vocal fold vibration and economical voice production is presented...
  35. ncbi Voice source differences between registers in female musical theater singers
    Eva Björkner
    Department of Speech Music Hearing, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Voice 20:187-97. 2006
    ..Results showed that for typical tokens, MFDR and Q(closed) were significantly greater, whereas U(p-t-p) and therefore NAQ were significantly lower in chest than in head...
  36. ncbi Vocal fatigue in young trained singers across a solo performance: a preliminary study
    Nathan V Welham
    Department of Communicative Disorders, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 29:3-12. 2004
    ..Sound pressure level and pitch indices appeared more useful than perturbation indices in reflecting meaningful trends in vocal change...
  37. ncbi Effects of singing training on the speaking voice of voice majors
    Ana P Mendes
    Instituto de Engenharia Electrónica e Telemática de Aveiro, Universidade de Aveiro, Escola Superior de Saúde, Campus Universitario de Santiago, 3810 193 Aveiro, Portugal
    J Voice 18:83-9. 2004
    ..These results confirm earlier cross-sectional studies that compared singers with nonsingers, in that singing training mostly affects the singing voice and rarely the speaking voice...
  38. ncbi Voice medicine: arts medicine for otolaryngologists
    Robert Thayer Sataloff
    Ear Nose Throat J 84:684-5. 2005
  39. ncbi Self-assessment of voice therapy for chronic dysphonia
    R Speyer
    Audiology ENT Department, University Hospital Maastricht, and The Institute of Phoniatrics, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 29:66-74. 2004
    ..In order to obtain a general evaluation of the patient's handicap, it may suffice to ask some simple questions...
  40. ncbi [The patient, his guides, his therapists. Role of the orthophonist]
    Valérie Gardeux-Zanotti
    Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord) 123:334-6. 2002
    ..Based on personal case experience, the author seeks to alert the reader to the role of supportive listening, empathy and personal qualities of the therapist which enable him/her to come to a better understanding of the patient's problem...
  41. ncbi [Treatment of vocal symptoms in Parkinson's disease: the Lee Silverman method]
    Alice Estevo Dias
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 61:61-6. 2003
    ..Although the articulatory pattern has not considerably changed, the benefits obtained with the improvement in vocal quality positively influenced overall quality of oral communication...
  42. ncbi Outcome of treatment regarding articulation, resonance and voice in Flemish adults with unilateral and bilateral cleft palate
    Kristiane M Van Lierde
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Audiology and Speech Pathology, University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 55:80-90. 2003
    ..The results provide important information for speech-language pathologists to evaluate and improve speech outcome in cleft palate patients...
  43. ncbi A pilot survey of vocal health in young singers
    Emily S Tepe
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, Delaware 19803, USA
    J Voice 16:244-50. 2002
    ....
  44. ncbi The resonance tube method in voice therapy: description and practical implementations
    Susanna Simberg
    Abo Akademi University, Department of Logopedics, Turku, Finland
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 32:165-70. 2007
    ..In this paper, some of the most common ways of using the tube are presented...
  45. ncbi Phonetograms as a tool in the voice clinic: changes across voice therapy for patients with vocal fatigue
    Eva B Holmberg
    Karolinska Institute, CLINTEC, Department of Speech and Language Pathology, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 32:113-27. 2007
    ..Phonetogram data are discussed along with subglottal pressure measurements and subjective evaluations of voice function and quality. Assessments were made pre-, mid-, and post behaviorally based voice therapy...
  46. ncbi Relations of singing talent with voice onset time of trained and untrained female singers
    Christopher R McCrea
    Department of Communicative Disorders, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City 37614 1702, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 105:133-42. 2007
    ..Despite a significant difference observed, relatively small effect sizes and statistical power make it difficult to draw any conclusions regarding the usefulness of voice onset time as an indicator of singing talent...
  47. ncbi Acoustic analysis of voice in children with noduli vocales
    G Niedzielska
    Department of Paediatric Otolaryngology, Phoniatry and Audiology, Medical Academy, 20-093 Lublin, Poland
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 60:119-22. 2001
    ..These parameters during treatment tend to approach normal values. Therefore, the acoustic analysis of voice may be used in treatment monitoring...
  48. ncbi Interactions between voice clinics and singing teachers: a report on the British Voice Association questionnaire to voice clinics in the UK
    J Davies
    British Voice Association, Institute of Laryngology and Otology, London, UK
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 32:83-6. 2007
    ..On the matter of gaining expertise and training, 74% of the clinics replying would enable singing teachers to observe clinic sessions for experience and 21% were willing to assist in training them for clinic-associated work...
  49. pmc Swallowing and voice effects of Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT): a pilot study
    A el Sharkawi
    Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72:31-6. 2002
    ..To define the effects of Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT on swallowing and voice in eight patients with idiopathic Parkinson's disease...
  50. ncbi [The measurement of voice quality and voice capacity to penetrate background noise and multidimensional voice program]
    J Pahn
    , , Rostock, Deutschland
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 53:308-16. 2001
    ..This method is therefore suitable for vocal diagnostic purposes, for evaluating the success of therapy, and testing the aptitude for voice-related professions...
  51. ncbi [Voice emission and the tongue]
    Elzbieta Przerwa
    Szpital Miejski im Sw Karola Boromeusza w Szczecinie al Wyzwolenia 52, 71 586 Szczecin
    Ann Acad Med Stetin 52:31-5. 2006
    ..When learning voice emission, more attention paid to tongue function and its role in voice formation could improve the training and rehabilitation processes...
  52. ncbi The aging voice: a review, treatment data and familial and genetic perspectives
    L O Ramig
    Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, Colo 80309, USA
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 53:252-65. 2001
    ....
  53. ncbi [Biofeedback in young singer vocal training]
    Paula Ciochină
    Disciplina de Cunoştinte Muzicale Canto, Facultatea de Compoziţie, Muzicologie, Pedagogie Muzicală si Teatru, Universitatea de Arte G Enescu, Iasi
    Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi 111:303-6. 2007
    ..The results of the study also indicate that the development of new technology for youth singer vocal training, may be useful to these singers...
  54. ncbi Childhood voice disorders: ambulatory evaluation and operative diagnosis
    Russell A Faust
    Children s Hospital of Michigan, 3901 Beaubien Street, Detroit, Ml 48201, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 42:1-9. 2003
  55. ncbi Occupational voice complaints and objective acoustic measurements-do they correlate?
    Laura Lehto
    Laboratory of Acoustics and Audio Signal Processing, Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 31:147-52. 2006
    ..Also the self-reported voice symptoms increased significantly during the working day. However, correlations between vocal symptoms and acoustic measures were not found...
  56. ncbi The science and practice of LSVT/LOUD: neural plasticity-principled approach to treating individuals with Parkinson disease and other neurological disorders
    Cynthia M Fox
    Research Associate, National Center for Voice and Speech, Denver, CO Research Lecturer, Department of Neurology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
    Semin Speech Lang 27:283-99. 2006
    ....
  57. ncbi Toward improved differential diagnosis of adductor spasmodic dysphonia and muscle tension dysphonia
    Nelson Roy
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0252, USA
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 59:83-90. 2007
    ..This investigation examined the diagnostic value of variable sign expression based upon phonetic loading as a means to disambiguate ADSD and MTD...
  58. ncbi [Training strategies of the spontaneous voice in the reeducation of the speech voice]
    N Charpy
    Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord) 127:335-8. 2006
    ..It is in this step and this progression that one can ensure oneself of a vocal recovery reaching the spontaneousness which the word needs to be and remain alive...
  59. ncbi Effects of laryngeal cancer on voice and swallowing
    Heather M Starmer
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, 601 N Caroline Street, Room 6265, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 41:793-818, vii. 2008
    ..Eating and swallowing are vital to life sustenance and also allow for a myriad of social interactions. Laryngeal cancer can have a dramatic impact on this delicately balanced system leading to disturbances of voice and swallowing...
  60. ncbi Vocal hygiene education, voice production therapy, and the role of patient adherence: a treatment effectiveness study in women with phonotrauma
    Alison Behrman
    New York University, New York, NY, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 51:350-66. 2008
    ....
  61. ncbi Professional voice users: the evaluation of voice disorders
    R T Sataloff
    Thomas Jefferson University and Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Occup Med 16:633-47, v. 2001
    ..Physicians should be familiar with the latest concepts in voice diagnosis and treatment, and with the management of common voice disorders...
  62. ncbi Training outcome in future professional voice users after 18 months of voice training
    Bernadette Timmermans
    Department Rits, Erasmus Institute, Brussels, Belgium
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 56:120-9. 2004
    The goal of this study is to define the long-term influence of vocal hygiene education and the effectiveness of voice training in 46 students...
  63. ncbi An update in thinking about nonorganic voice disorders
    Eberhard Seifert
    Division of Phoniatrics, Ear, Nose, and Throat Clinic, Head and Neck Surgery, Inselspital, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1128-32. 2006
    ..It is therefore necessary to include both of these in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with voice disorders...
  64. ncbi Analysis and evaluation of a voice-training program in future professional voice users
    Bernadette Timmermans
    Department Rits, Erasmus Institute, Brussels, Belgium
    J Voice 19:202-10. 2005
    ..Twenty-three professional voice users received voice training for 2 years and vocal hygiene education for 1 year...
  65. ncbi The lost voice: a history of the castrato
    J S Jenkins
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 13:1503-8. 2000
    ..Boys were castrated between the ages of 7 and 9 years, and underwent a long period of voice training. A small number became international opera stars, of whom the most famous was Farinelli, whose voice ranged ..
  66. ncbi [Organic changes of the vocal cords. Phonosurgery helps here]
    N H Kleinsasser
    Klinik u Poliklinik für Hals, Nasen u Ohrenkranke, LMU Munchen, Marchioninistr 15, D 81377 Munchen
    MMW Fortschr Med 143:32-5. 2001
    ..Provided the indications are carefully established and concomitent voice training is offered, phonosurgical interventions may be a good means of ameliorating morphological and functional ..
  67. ncbi Functional symptoms confused with allergic disorders in children and adolescents
    Bodo Niggemann
    Department of Pneumology and Immunology, University Children s Hospital Charité of Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 13:312-8. 2002
    ..g. breathing therapy, voice training)...
  68. ncbi Effects of a semioccluded vocal tract on laryngeal muscle activity and glottal adduction in a single female subject
    Anne Maria Laukkanen
    Department of Speech Communication and Voice Research, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 60:298-311. 2008
    b>Voice training exploits semiocclusives, which increase vocal tract interaction with the source...
  69. ncbi Predictors of phoneme and stress perception in undergraduate students of singing
    Susan E Abbott
    Department of Human Services, Stephen F Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas, USA
    J Voice 23:460-9. 2009
    ..Ten students with varying levels of university voice training served as participants...
  70. ncbi Effects of voice training and voice hygiene education on acoustic and perceptual speech parameters and self-reported vocal well-being in female teachers
    Irma Ilomaki
    Department of Speech Communication and Voice Research, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 33:83-92. 2008
    Voice education programs may help in optimizing teachers' voice use. This study compared effects of voice training (VT) and voice hygiene lecture (VHL) in 60 randomly assigned female teachers...
  71. ncbi Aerodynamics of the pseudo-glottis
    M N Kotby
    Unit of Phoniatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 61:24-8. 2009
    ..These parameters include airflow rate, sub-pseudo-glottic pressure (SubPsG), efficiency and resistance, as well as sound pressure level (SPL)...
  72. ncbi [A case study on therapy for functional voice disorder of glottal dysraphism patient]
    Fei Wang
    Hearing and Speech Rehabilitation Center of Zhejiang Province, Hangzhou, 310016, China
    Lin Chung Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi 23:546-8. 2009
    ..To testify the effect of voice therapy methods for the glottal dysraphism patient with functional voice disorder...
  73. ncbi VoiceRelease
    Anne Rosing-Schow
    Department of Arts and Cultural Studies, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 35:166-8. 2010
    ..The VoiceRelease treatment should closely interact with functional voice training and should therefore be carried out by the speech-language therapist (SLT)...
  74. ncbi [Esophageal voice training and quality of life in laryngectomees]
    Chun Mei Lu
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Cancer Hospital, Peking Union Medical College, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing 100021, China
    Zhonghua Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi 42:353-6. 2007
    ..To evaluate the extensive and degree of physical rehabilitation improvement of the quality of life in laryngectomees...
  75. ncbi A theoretical study of F0-F1 interaction with application to resonant speaking and singing voice
    Ingo R Titze
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Voice 18:292-8. 2004
    ..Thus, from a voice training and control standpoint, there may be reasons to operate the system in either interactive and noninteractive ..
  76. ncbi Normalization of voice in spasmodic dysphonia during transient global amnesia
    Asha Kishore
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Mov Disord 20:1228-9. 2005
    ..To our knowledge, this phenomenon has not been reported before. We suggest possible mechanisms by which the pathophysiology of dystonia could reverse during TGA...
  77. ncbi The effectiveness of group voice therapy: a group climate perspective
    Thomas Law
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, The People s Republic of China
    J Voice 26:e41-8. 2012
    ..This study aimed at investigating the role of group climate in voice group therapy...
  78. ncbi Parkinson's disease: speech and voice disorders and their treatment with the Lee Silverman Voice Treatment
    Lorraine Olson Ramig
    Department of Speech, Language, Hearing Sciences, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    Semin Speech Lang 25:169-80. 2004
    ....
  79. ncbi Factors associated with voice therapy outcomes in the treatment of presbyphonia
    Ted Mau
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:1181-7. 2010
    ..Age, vocal fold atrophy, glottic closure pattern, and the burden of medical problems are associated with voice therapy outcomes for presbyphonia...
  80. ncbi Closed quotient and spectral measures of female adolescent singers in different singing styles
    Christopher Barlow
    School of Computing and Communications, Southampton Solent University, Southampton, United Kingdom
    J Voice 24:314-8. 2010
    ..Results, therefore, suggested that MT singing primarily uses change in resonance strategy rather than raised vocal tension to achieve the tonal changes associated with the genre...
  81. ncbi Quantitative analysis of professionally trained versus untrained voices
    Nora Siupsinskiene
    Clinic of Othorhinolaryngology, Kaunas University of Medicine Hospital, Eiveniu 2, 3007 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 39:36-46. 2003
    ..One hundred eighty six healthy volunteers were divided into two groups according to voice training: non-professional speakers group consisted of 106 untrained voices persons (36 males and 70 females) and ..
  82. ncbi Effectiveness of Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) on hypernasality in non-progressive dysarthria: the need for further research
    Rachel J Wenke
    daggerDivision of Speech Pathology, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    Int J Lang Commun Disord 45:31-46. 2010
    ..However, the long-term effects of loud speech on nasalance as part of a structured intervention such as Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) are yet to be investigated in this population...
  83. ncbi Spectrum effects of subglottal pressure variation in professional baritone singers
    Peta Sjölander
    KTH Voice Research Centre, Speech Music Hearing, KTH, 100 44 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Acoust Soc Am 115:1270-3. 2004
    ..The levels of the first formant and singer's formant were measured as a function of subglottal pressure. Averaged across subjects, vowels, and F0, a 10-dB increase at 600 Hz was accompanied by a 16-dB increase at 3 kHz...
  84. ncbi Birth control pills and nonprofessional voice: acoustic analyses
    Ofer Amir
    Department of Communication Disorders, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 49:1114-26. 2006
    ..Study 2 presents a meta-analysis that combined the results of Study 1 with those from 3 recent studies that compared voices of women who use and do not use birth control pills...
  85. ncbi The reliability and sensitivity to change of acoustic measures of voice quality
    P N Carding
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Newcastle, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 29:538-44. 2004
    ..Caution should be exercised in the injudicious use of computer-based acoustic analysis systems as an isolated measure of voice outcome in any clinical trial of interventions aimed at improving voice quality...
  86. ncbi Acoustical comparison between samples of good and poor vibrato in singers
    Jose A Diaz
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Carabobo, Venezuela
    J Voice 17:179-84. 2003
    ..Ten samples per singer were analyzed, 5 good and 5 poor, for a total of 80 samples. The results show that the samples judged as good were the most periodic ones...
  87. ncbi A deaf woman learning to control her excessive vocal loudness through a portable feedback system
    G E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Leiden, The Netherlands
    Percept Mot Skills 88:1347-9. 1999
    ..The woman preferred a system with a contact microphone since this was virtually unaffected by environmental noise...
  88. ncbi The role of early voice therapy in the incidence of motility recovery in unilateral vocal fold paralysis
    Francesco Mattioli
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico di Modena, Italy
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 36:40-7. 2011
    ..All patients underwent a voice therapy based on forcible exercises supplemented by manipulations and maneuvers. A pre and post-treatment objective voice evaluation and self-assessment was made...
  89. pmc Vocal fold bowing in elderly male monozygotic twins: a case study
    Kristine Tanner
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112 0252, USA
    J Voice 24:470-6. 2010
    ..Voice therapy was useful in improving mid-membranous and posterior laryngeal closure, although dysphonia remained severe in both cases...
  90. ncbi A protocol for cross-cultural research on the acquisition of singing
    Annabel J Cohen
    University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1169:112-5. 2009
    ....
  91. ncbi Physical appearance and voice in male-to-female transsexuals
    J Van Borsel
    Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    J Voice 15:570-5. 2001
    ..It follows that the success of voice training in male-to-female transsexuals is not solely dependent on vocal characteristics and that speech pathologists ..
  92. ncbi Experiences of a short vocal training course for call-centre customer service advisors
    Laura Lehto
    Phoniatric Department, ENT Clinic, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 55:163-76. 2003
    ..Over 60% thought that voice training had improved their vocal habits and none reported a negative influence of the course on their voice...
  93. ncbi Bridging the gap between theory and practice: a multimedia tutorial for students of voice therapy
    M Freeman
    Philippa Cottam Clinic, Speech Science Unit, University of Sheffield, England
    J Voice 10:292-8. 1996
    ..Evaluation of the tutorial as an aid to active learning, including feedback from students and supervising clinicians, is reported and the role of this type of program as a preparation for clinical practice is discussed...
  94. ncbi Voice quality monitoring: a portable device prototype
    Claudia Manfredi
    Department of Electronics and Telecommunications, Faculty of Engineering, Universita degli Studi di Firenze, Via S Marta 3, 50139 Firenze, Italy
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:997-1000. 2008
    ..The device will collect audio recordings to be submitted to a PC for further analysis, to be performed off-line. Such device for self-diagnosis and vocal rehabilitation could give a valid support, both to clinicians and patients...
  95. ncbi [Voice and identity in transsexuality]
    J C Pèrez Alvarez
    Uni Regensburg, HNO Phoniatrie
    Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 43:246-9. 2011
    ..Whether to undergo speech therapy or perform a laryngeal surgical intervention should be discussed with the patient and determined on an individual basis...
  96. ncbi A longitudinal study of voice before and after phonosurgery for removal of a polyp
    Smiljka Stajner-Katusić
    University Clinic Sestara milosrdnica, Zagreb, Croatia
    Clin Linguist Phon 22:857-63. 2008
    ..The results showed significant improvement in the variables investigated and improved patients satisfaction with their vocal health after the surgery...
  97. pmc Is voice therapy an effective treatment for dysphonia? A randomised controlled trial
    K MacKenzie
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER
    BMJ 323:658-61. 2001
    ..To assess the overall efficacy of voice therapy for dysphonia...
  98. ncbi Correcting low-frequency phase distortion in electroglottograph waveforms
    Martin Rothenberg
    Glottal Enterprises, Syracuse, New York, USA
    J Voice 16:32-6. 2002
    ..If the precise characteristics of the filter are not known, the response to a square wave can be used to adjust the compensator parameters for an optimal correction...
  99. ncbi Oral breathing increases Pth and vocal effort by superficial drying of vocal fold mucosa
    Mahalakshmi Sivasankar
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Voice 16:172-81. 2002
    ..The facilitatory role of superficial hydration on vocal fold oscillation should be considered in biomechanical models of phonation and in the clinical prevention of laryngeal dryness...
  100. ncbi Voice quality changes following phonatory-respiratory effort treatment (LSVT) versus respiratory effort treatment for individuals with Parkinson disease
    C A Baumgartner
    Wilbur James Gould Voice Research Center, Denver Center for the Performing Arts, Colorado 80204, USA
    J Voice 15:105-14. 2001
    ..The present findings are consistent with acoustic and physiologic findings reported previously, providing further evidence for the efficacy of the LSVT...
  101. ncbi Spasmodic dysphonia: onset, course, socioemotional effects, and treatment response
    Kristine Tanner
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, the Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, and the Voice Disorders Center, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 120:465-73. 2011
    ..This investigation explored the onset, progression, socioemotional effects, and treatment outcomes of spasmodic dysphonia (SD)...

Research Grants6

  1. Virtual Therapist Speech Treatment for Parkinson Disease
    RONALD COLE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..individuals--the development and testing of a fully automated computer-based speech therapy system, in which voice training is conducted by a virtual speech therapist--and animated computer character that models the key perception and ..
  2. Expiratory muscle training in patients with Parkinson's
    Christine Sapienza; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The goals of the grant meet the mission of the R21. Its potential impact is high due to the therapy program's innovative nature and potential cost-effectiveness as a treatment approach. ..
  3. Linguapalatal Contact Pressures During Speech
    JEFFREY SEARL; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Clearer understanding of the relationship between these measures will allow a more complete understanding of speech production, and lead to a larger research application dealing with speech dynamics. ..
  4. Biophysiological Mechanisms of 'Heightened Speech'
    Katherine Verdolini; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In this application we hold an opposing view that specialized approaches to loud voice training not only may prevent injury; some approaches actually may have therapeutic value in the treatment of both ..
  5. REGULATION OF VOCAL FOLD HYDRATION AND PHONATION
    Kimberly Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..A primary goal is the development of an R01 proposal by the candidate during years 3-4 of this project. ..
  6. Laryngeal hydration aerosol for prevention of voice disorders
    Kimberly Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2007
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