Clinical management of stuttering in children and adults.


Stuttering, also known as stammering, is a common speech disorder of neural speech processing that typically begins during the first years of life. An Australian cohort study (n=1619) of children recruited at 8 months of age found that 8.5% had begun to stutter a 36 months of age, and 12.2% by 48 months. A review of 44 studies shows a prevalence of around 1… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bmj.d3742


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@article{Obrian2011ClinicalMO, title={Clinical management of stuttering in children and adults.}, author={Sue O'brian and Mark Onslow}, journal={BMJ}, year={2011}, volume={342}, pages={d3742} }