Document Detail


Speech and swallowing symptoms associated with Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis: a survey.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8162135     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A survey of approximately 460 patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) or multiple sclerosis (MS) shows that speech and swallowing difficulties are very frequent within these groups. Seventy percent of the PD patients and 44% of the MS patients had experienced impairment of speech and voice after the onset of their disease. Forty-one percent of the PD patients and 33% of the MS patients indicated impairment of chewing and swallowing abilities. The speech disorder was regarded as one of their greatest problems by 29% of the PD patients and by 16% of the MS patients. Only a small number of patients, 3% of the PD and 2% of the MS group, had received any speech therapy.
Authors:
L Hartelius; P Svensson
Related Documents :
11248595 - Gait festination in parkinson's disease.
9474065 - Age and stage dependency of p300 latency alterations in non-demented parkinson's diseas...
12847675 - Doppler sonographic findings in the long bicipital tendon sheath in patients with rheum...
1481645 - Vascular pseudoparkinsonism.
18201615 - The clinical characteristics of condylar hyperplasia: experience with 61 patients.
7601395 - A case of delayed subdural hematoma.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Folia phoniatrica et logopaedica : official organ of the International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics (IALP)     Volume:  46     ISSN:  1021-7762     ISO Abbreviation:  Folia Phoniatr Logop     Publication Date:  1994  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-05-25     Completed Date:  1994-05-25     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9422792     Medline TA:  Folia Phoniatr Logop     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  9-17     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, University of Göteborg, Sweden.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aged
Combined Modality Therapy
Deglutition Disorders / diagnosis*,  therapy
Disability Evaluation
Female
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Multiple Sclerosis / diagnosis*,  therapy
Parkinson Disease / diagnosis*,  therapy
Speech Disorders / diagnosis*,  therapy
Speech Therapy
Voice Disorders / diagnosis*,  therapy

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Evaluation of dysphonia in a children's choir.
Next Document:  Results of early surgical reduction of congenital hip dislocation