The effects of frequency and intensity level on glottal closure in normal subjects.

@article{Sulter1996TheEO,
  title={The effects of frequency and intensity level on glottal closure in normal subjects.},
  author={A M Sulter and F. Albers},
  journal={Clinical otolaryngology and allied sciences},
  year={1996},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={324-7}
}
The degree of glottal closure during phonation has an influence on voice quality and it is related to the robustness of the voice source. To quantify glottal closure a frame of reference was created by investigating 47 healthy men and 92 healthy women with no vocal complaints using videolaryngostroboscopy. Observing recorded images the degree of glottal closure was rated with a percentage. Results indicate that men have better glottal closure than women (P < 0.001). An increase in vocal… CONTINUE READING

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