Exploring the relationship between severity of dysphonia and voice-related quality of life.

@article{Jones2006ExploringTR,
  title={Exploring the relationship between severity of dysphonia and voice-related quality of life.},
  author={Sherrie Jones and Pau N Carding and Michael J. Drinnan},
  journal={Clinical otolaryngology : official journal of ENT-UK ; official journal of Netherlands Society for Oto-Rhino-Laryngology & Cervico-Facial Surgery},
  year={2006},
  volume={31 5},
  pages={411-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To explore whether severity and/or consistency of dysphonia are linked to voice-related quality of life. DESIGN Cross-sectional study. SETTING Specialist voice clinics, University Teaching Hospital. PARTICIPANTS Sixty adult patients attending with a primary complaint of dysphonia. Exclusion criteria were those below 16 years of age, transexual patients and those with a persistent dysphonia of >2 years. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Voice-related quality of life as assessed by VoiSS… CONTINUE READING