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Motor Speech Disorders

Substrates, Differential Diagnosis, and Management

With expanded and updated information including current techniques, approaches, and case studies, the 3rd edition of this bestselling book continues its reputation as a dependable and outstanding evidence-based source on acquired motor speech disorders in adults. It covers the substrates of motor speech and its disorders, the disorders and their diagnoses, and management -- focusing on integrating what is known about the bases of motor speech disorders with the realities of clinical practice to ensure readers have the key content they need to be effective practitioners.

Hardbound, 512 Pages

Published: September 2012

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-07200-7

Contents

  • PART 1: SUBSTRATES
    1. Defining, Understanding, and Categorizing Motor Speech Disorders
    2. Neurologic Bases of Motor Speech and Its Pathologies
    3. Examination of Motor Speech Disorders
    PART 2: DISORDERS AND THEIR DIAGNOSES
    4. Flaccid Dysarthrias
    5. Spastic Dysarthrias
    6. Ataxic Dysarthrias
    7. Hypokinetic Dysarthrias
    8. Hyperkinetic Dysarthrias
    9. Unilateral Upper Motor Neuron Dysarthria
    10. Mixed Dysarthria
    11. Apraxia of Speech
    12. Neurogenic Mutism
    13. Other Neurogenic Speech Disturbances
    14. Acquired Psychogenic and Related Nonorganic Speech Disorders
    15. Differential Diagnosis
    PART 3: MANAGEMENT
    16. Managing Motor Speech Disorders: General Principles
    17. Managing the Dysarthias
    18. Managing Apraxia of Speech
    19. Managing Other Neurogenic Speech Disturbances
    20. Managing Acquired Psychogenic and Related Nonorganic Speech Disorders
    INDEX

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