Listener impressions of speakers with Parkinson's disease.

Abstract

Parkinson's disease (PD) has several negative effects on speech production and communication. However, few studies have looked at how speech patterns in PD contribute to linguistic and social impressions formed about PD patients from the perspective of listeners. In this study, discourse recordings elicited from nondemented PD speakers (n = 18) and healthy… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S1355617709990919

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