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BACKGROUND Treatment of laryngeal cancers, may include surgery, radiotherapy, chemotherapy, or a combination. Total laryngectomy (TL) has been the standard surgical treatment. Partial laryngectomy procedures were performed, their advantage over TL is preservation of laryngeal functions. METHODS The investigation was carried out on a group of 20 patients(More)
OBJECTIVES It has been suggested that dyslexia is linked to a core cognitive deficit in phonological awareness tasks and/or in the processing of auditory stimuli. Auditory evoked potentials are a valid, objective measure of the accuracy of central auditory processing in humans. The aim of this study was to assess auditory evoked potentials in children with(More)
Disorders of voice breaking in adolescent boys (mutational dysphonia) could be a result of local, hormonal, neuropsychiatric or sensual factors. The aim of this paper was the voice assessment of three subjects with incomplete mutation with particular additional factors, disturbing hearing, voice and speech: like hearing loss, hyperfunctional childhood(More)
OBJECTIVES As shown in our previous paper, the dimensions of the cerebral parts of the cranium and face of the vocal students were higher than those of the non-singing students. The aim of the present study was to analyse the type of voice and its development depending on selected dimensions. METHODS A total of 56 vocal students - 36 women and 20 men -(More)
et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. Background. Objective electrophysiological methods for investigations of the organ of smell consist in recordings of olfactory cortex(More)
Loud speech as the main means of communication, exchange of information and ideas plays an essential role in the process of communication. To increase the objectivity of evaluation of the organ of speech, in addition to detailed history-taking, complete phoniatric assessment is necessary. The latter one can be divided into basic and supplementary(More)
PATIENT Female, 6 FINAL DIAGNOSIS: Phenotype-genotype discordance in congenital malformations with communication disorders resembling trisomy 18 (Edwards syndrome) Symptoms: - MEDICATION - Clinical Procedure: - Specialty: Otolaryngology. OBJECTIVE Congenital defects. BACKGROUND Communication process disorders are very frequent in rare cases of(More)
INTRODUCTION The purpose of speech audiometry is to extend the diagnostics of central auditory processes. First audiometric tests were monaural tests introduced in the fifties by Bocca and Calearo to diagnose Central Auditory Processing Disorders (CAPD). Monaural tests are characterized by low redundancy, which allows for deciphering a given word or phrase(More)
INTRODUCTION Evaluation of the objective results in the clinical examination of central auditory disorders requires the use of reliable language tests which provide the means for the estimation of patients' audio-verbal communicative skills. MATERIALS AND METHODS The authors present a new set of more difficult language tests in Polish, including a(More)
The aim of this paper was introduction of preliminary study of late auditory evoked potentials P300 and MMN insome central communication process disorders. The investigations were performed in the group of three children with development dysphasia and pseudobulbar dyzarthria. The registration of endogenic late cognitive potentials was performed using the(More)