Innovative technology for the assisted delivery of intensive voice treatment (LSVT®LOUD) for Parkinson disease.

@article{Halpern2012InnovativeTF,
  title={Innovative technology for the assisted delivery of intensive voice treatment (LSVT®LOUD) for Parkinson disease.},
  author={Angela E. Halpern and Lorraine O. Ramig and Carlos E C Matos and Jill A Petska-Cable and Jennifer L. Spielman and Janice M. Pogoda and Phillip M Gilley and Shimon Sapir and John K. Bennett and David H. McFarland},
  journal={American journal of speech-language pathology},
  year={2012},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={354-67}
}
PURPOSE To assess the feasibility and effectiveness of a newly developed assistive technology system, Lee Silverman Voice Treatment Companion (LSVT(®) Companion™, hereafter referred to as "Companion"), to support the delivery of LSVT(®)LOUD, an efficacious speech intervention for individuals with Parkinson disease (PD). METHOD Sixteen individuals with PD were randomized to an immediate (n = 8) or a delayed (n = 8) treatment group. They participated in 9 LSVT LOUD sessions and 7 Companion… CONTINUE READING

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To assess the feasibility and effectiveness of a newly developed assistive technology system , Lee Silverman Voice Treatment Companion ( LSVT(® ) Companion™ , hereafter referred to as " Companion " ) , to support the delivery of LSVT(®)LOUD , an efficacious speech intervention for individuals with Parkinson disease ( PD ) .
To assess the feasibility and effectiveness of a newly developed assistive technology system , Lee Silverman Voice Treatment Companion ( LSVT(® ) Companion™ , hereafter referred to as " Companion " ) , to support the delivery of LSVT(®)LOUD , an efficacious speech intervention for individuals with Parkinson disease ( PD ) .
To assess the feasibility and effectiveness of a newly developed assistive technology system , Lee Silverman Voice Treatment Companion ( LSVT(® ) Companion™ , hereafter referred to as " Companion " ) , to support the delivery of LSVT(®)LOUD , an efficacious speech intervention for individuals with Parkinson disease ( PD ) .
To assess the feasibility and effectiveness of a newly developed assistive technology system , Lee Silverman Voice Treatment Companion ( LSVT(® ) Companion™ , hereafter referred to as " Companion " ) , to support the delivery of LSVT(®)LOUD , an efficacious speech intervention for individuals with Parkinson disease ( PD ) .
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