Clinical Assessment of Voice

Clinical Assessment of Voice

by Robert Thayer Sataloff
     
 

ISBN-10: 1597560391

ISBN-13: 9781597560399

Pub. Date: 09/28/2005

Publisher: Plural Pub Inc

This book provides an introduction to medical diagnostics and special problems with professional performers and voice users and offers a rare look at the assessment procedures used by the top voice care teams in the world. Detailed coverage is given to equipment, tests, and procedures, such as laryngeal electromyography, as well as the critical issues arising from

Overview

This book provides an introduction to medical diagnostics and special problems with professional performers and voice users and offers a rare look at the assessment procedures used by the top voice care teams in the world. Detailed coverage is given to equipment, tests, and procedures, such as laryngeal electromyography, as well as the critical issues arising from psychological aspects of vocal disorders. Every aspect of assessment that clinicians are required to consider in practice is covered here.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781597560399
Publisher:
Plural Pub Inc
Publication date:
09/28/2005
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
382
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword by Thomas Murry, Ph. D. Preface. Patient History, Robert Thayer Sataloff, Mary J. Hawkshaw, and Joseph Anticaglia. Special Considerations Relating to Members of the Acting Profession, Bonnie N. Raphael. The Clinical Voice Laboratory, Reinhardt J. Heuer, Mary J. Hawkshaw, and Robert Thayer Sataloff. Laryngeal Electromyography, Robert Thayer Sataloff, Steven Mandel, Ramon Mañon-Espaillat, Yolanda D. Heman-Ackah, and Mona M. Abaza. Laryngeal Photography and Videography, Eiji Yanagisawa, Brian P. Driscoll, and H. Steven Sims. Laryngeal Computed Tomography: Virtual Endoscopy —Virtual Dissection, Jean Abitbol, Albert Castro, Rodolphe Gombergh, and Patrick Abitbol. New Dimensions in Measuring Voice Treatment Outcome and Quality of Life, Michael S. Benninger, Glendon M. Gardner, and Barbara H. Jacobson. Common Medical Diagnoses and Treatments in Patients with Voice Disorders: Introduction and Overview, Robert Thayer Sataloff. Psychological Aspects of Voice Disorders, Deborah Caputo Rosen, Reinhardt J. Heuer, Steven H. Levy, and Robert Thayer Sataloff. Neurological Disorders Affecting the Voice in Performance, Robert Thayer Sataloff, Stephen Mandel, Reena Gupta, and Heidi Mandel. Vocal Fold Paresis and Paralysis, Adam D. Rubin and Robert Thayer Sataloff. Spasmodic Dysphonia, Robert Thayer Sataloff and Daniel A. Deems. Structural Abnormalities of the Larynx, Robert Thayer Sataloff. Voice Impairment, Disability, Handicap, and Medical-Legal Evaluation, Robert Thayer Sataloff. Appendix I: A. Patient History: Singers. B. Patient History: Professional Voice Users. Appendix II: A. Reading Passages. B. Laryngeal Examination. Appendix III: A. Laryngologist's Report. B.Strobovideolaryngoloscopy Report. C. Objective Voice Analysis and Laryngeal Electomyography. D. Speech-Language Pathologist's Report. E. Singing Voice Specialist's Report. F. Acting Voice Specialist's Report. Index.

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