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Interaction of Language Processing and Motor Skill in Children With Specific Language Impairment

The authors sought to examine how language production interacts with speech motor and gross and fine motor skill in children with specific language impairment (SLI), and reported that children with SLI show co-occurring speech motor and generalized motor deficits. The … Continue reading

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Influence of ear canal occlusion and air-conduction feedback on speech production in noise

This study answers the theoretical question of which aspect/characteristic of a hearing protector has the most influence on a talker’s voice level. It also provides some practical information for hearing protector users regarding wearing techniques that potentially could provide some … Continue reading

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Dysfluencies in the speech of adults with intellectual disabilities and reported speech difficulties

The authors of this study reported that the dysfluencies in the speech of adults with intellectual disabilities and poor intelligibility show patterns that are specific for this population, and that the results suggest that in this specific group of dysfluent … Continue reading

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