Preliminary observation of speech disorder in obstructive and mixed sleep apnea.


Clinical observation suggested that speech disorder seemed to be associated with sleep apnea. We recorded a standard speech sample from 39 matched subjects in three groups, 13 sleep apnea individuals, 13 subjects with COPD, and 13 subjects without sleep apnea or COPD. Three speech pathologists in a single blind listening task of the recorded samples judged… (More)


4 Figures and Tables

Slides referencing similar topics