ESSENTIALS OF ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY FOR COMMUNICATION DISORDERS, 2nd Edition is a reader-friendly introduction to the physical systems and structures involved in verbal and auditory communication, as well as their functions and disorders. The book also discusses the etiology of disorders, along with the modern technologies and therapies used to diagnose and treat them. Designed for entry-level speech-language pathology and communication sciences students, ESSENTIALS OF ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY FOR COMMUNICATION DISORDERS, 2nd Edition uses a wealth of study tools to help readers identify and understand anatomy and physiology terms without suffering from information overload. Features include chapter summaries, study questions and answers, detailed appendices, a glossary, and a CD-ROM packed with interactive exercises, quizzes, and videos.
Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.10 (d)
Meet the Author
J. Anthony (Tony) Seikel is Associate Dean and Director of the School of Rehabilitation and Communication Sciences at Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho. His research interests center on the relationship of pathology to acoustics and perception, as well as improving pedagogy through technology. He earned his BS in Speech and Hearing from Phillips University, his MA in Speech Pathology from Wichita State University, and a PhD in Speech and Hearing Science from University of Kansas.
David G. Drumright is a programmer and teacher in Spokane, Washington. He has taught electronics at numerous schools, and has a background in speech-language pathology and audiology. His software includes the original ANIMA programs of this text, the new ANATESSE application, AUDIN software for audiology instruction, and several other instructional tools. David Drumright holds a BS degree.
1. Basic Elements of Anatomy. 2. Anatomy and Physiology of Respiration. 3. Anatomy and Physiology of Phonation. 4. Anatomy and Physiology of Articulation, Resonation, and Swallowing. 5. Anatomy and Physiology of Hearing. 6. Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology.