Quantitative description of the dysarthria in women with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

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Speech intelligibility and its phonetic and acoustic correlates were studied in a group of 10 women with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Intelligibility assessment with a word-identification test indicated that the most disrupted phonetic features pertained to velopharyngeal valving, lingual function for consonant contrasts of place and manner, and… (More)

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@article{Kent1992QuantitativeDO, title={Quantitative description of the dysarthria in women with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.}, author={Jim Kent and Rafi Kent and Jay Rosenbek and Gary Weismer and Fabio Martinon and Robert L. Sufit and Beach Brooks}, journal={Journal of speech and hearing research}, year={1992}, volume={35 4}, pages={723-33} }