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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)
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)
The aim of this research is to develop and introduce into phoniatric diagnostic procedures the complex methodology of vocal function assessment, on the basis of comparison of subjective and objective voice estimation. The set of complex voice evaluation ought to include perceptual examination of the voice quality with quantitative GRBAS scale as a(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)
The aim of the paper was to present voice and speech disorders associated with motor neuron disease-MND. Two cases of MND were described. Communication problems--dysphonia and dysartria were one of their early manifestations. It is supposed that sulcus vocalis, which is the result of the degeneration process of the vocal muscle, is the laryngeal(More)
The speech rehabilitation of pre- and perilingually deafened children with cochlear implants it is a very long process. It should be individualized for needs of every young patient. It is possible only after correct evaluation of speech level. There are many tests for this evaluation. Among them same are more known like TAPS test. Test of Auditory(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)
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)