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Quick Reference for Speech-Language Pathologists: Vocal Fold Function

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    Vocal fold function stats, differential diagnosis charts, and key features of voice various voice disorders for speech language pathologists.

    Vocal fold function can be commonly mis-diagnosed before landing on the desk of a speech-language pathologist. Likewise, the expertise of a speech-language pathologist can guide further diagnosis that can reduce medications and the improve chance of proper diagnosis sooner.

    This download features:

    • Voice anatomy
    • Quick stats on voice disorders
    • Differential diagnosis between asthma and vocal fold dysfunction
    • Sample of spirometer readings for vocal fold dysfunction
    • Differential diagnosis between laryngospasm and vocal fold dysfunction
    • Key differentiating features of the causes of vocal fold dysfunction (from Koufman et al, 2008).
    • Key features of various voice disorders


    Vocal fold function research
    From: Koufman, J. A., & Block, C. (2008). Differential Diagnosis of Paradoxical Vocal Fold Movement. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 17(4), 327. doi:10.1044/1058-0360(2008/07-0014)

    Purpose: To present the differential diagnosis of paradoxical vocal fold movement (PVFM) and its distinguishing features.

    Methods: The authors provide an overview of PVFM by drawing from 30 years of clinical and research experience, and relating that experience to literature in this area.

    Conclusion: PVFM is characterized by inappropriate adduction of the vocal folds during inspiration. PVFM is an uncommon and some- times confusing cause of airway obstruction. The resultant obstruction may be intermittent or continuous, mild or severe. Most patients with PVFM have a specific etiology— inflammatory, neurological, neoplastic, iatrogenic, or psychological—that influences type of treatment and outcome.

    Tech specs: Digital download (875 KB). PDF format. 4 pages, 8.5x11 inches.


    Digital download. Buy once, use forever: Once purchased, you may save to your computer and print as many times as needed for the lifetime of your clinical practice.

    Color hard copies are $20. Free shipping within the U.S.



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    • You will have 5 download attempts over 1 month to access the file.
    • Only the purchaser may access and use the file for their own clinical practice.

    Terms of Use
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