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Effect of application of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and laryngeal manual therapy in dysphonic women: clinical trial.
OBJECTIVE To verify the effect of the Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) and of Laryngeal Manual Therapy (LMT) and to compare the two techniques in relation to vocal/laryngealExpand
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Speech Outcomes and Velopharyngeal Function After Surgical Treatment of Velopharyngeal Insufficiency in Individuals With Signs of Velocardiofacial Syndrome
Objective: The objective of the study was to analyze if individuals with velocardiofacial syndrome (VCFS) present the same characteristics of speech and velopharyngeal function (VPF) compared withExpand
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Proposta de classificação da função velofaríngea na avaliação perceptivo-auditiva da fala
TEMA: a avaliacao perceptivo-auditiva da funcao velofaringea apresenta limitacoes em funcao de sua subjetividade. OBJETIVO: propor um metodo de classificacao baseado nos escores atribuidos aExpand
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Nasal Airway Dimensions of Adults with Cleft Lip and Palate: Differences among Cleft Types
Objective To determine the nasal airway dimensions in adults with repaired cleft lip and palate by rhinomanometry and to analyze the reduction associated with different types of clefts. Model AExpand
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Nasometric and Aerodynamic Outcome Analysis of Pharyngeal Flap Surgery for the Management of Velopharyngeal Insufficiency
Objective: This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of pharyngeal flap surgery (PFS) for the management of velopharyngeal insufficiency in cleft lip/palate patients and to assess the impact ofExpand
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Rapid Maxillary Expansion Increases Internal Nasal Dimensions of Children with Bilateral Cleft Lip and Palate
Objective The transverse maxillary deficiency frequently observed in patients with cleft lip and palate (CLP) is usually treated by rapid maxillary expansion (RME). Considering that RME causes aExpand
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Relationship between velopharyngeal closure, hypernasality, nasal air emission and nasal rustle in subjects with repaired cleft palate.
PURPOSE To investigate the correlation among velopharyngeal closure, hypernasality, audible nasal air emission (NAE) and nasal rustle (NR), in individuals with repaired cleft palate. METHODS OneExpand
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Influência do treinamento dos avaliadores no julgamento perceptivo da hipernasalidade
Introduction A high agreement in the perceptual assessment of hypernasality among different listeners is difficult to achieve. Prior listener training and the standardization of analysis criteria mayExpand
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Speech resonance in orthognathic surgery in subjects with cleft lip and palate.
The main purpose of this study was to investigate the impact of maxillary advancement on speech resonance in subjects with cleft lip and palate. The study sample was composed of 42 subjects aged 16Expand
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Influence of pharyngeal flap surgery on nasality and nasalance scores of nasal sounds production in individuals with cleft lip and palate.
OBJECTIVE To verify the influence of pharyngeal flap surgery on the management of velopharyngeal insufficiency on nasality and speech nasalance on nasal sound production in individuals with cleft lipExpand
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