Motor Speech Disorders

Motor Speech Disorders : Substrates, Differential Diagnosis, and Management

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With expanded and updated information including current techniques, approaches, and case studies, the 2nd 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.
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  • Hardback | 592 pages
  • 186 x 260 x 28mm | 1,179.35g
  • Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
  • Mosby
  • St Louis, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • Approx. 100 illustrations
  • 0323024521
  • 9780323024525
  • 66,488

Table of 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: The Disorders and Their Diagnoses 4. Flaccid Dysarthria 5. Spastic Dysarthria 6. Ataxic Dysarthria 7. Hypokinetic Dysarthria 8. Hyperkinetic Dysarthria 9. Unilateral Upper Motor Neuron Dysarthria 10. Mixed Dysarthrias 11. Apraxia of Speech 12. Neurogenic Mutism 13. Other Neurogenic Speech Disturbances 14. Acquired Psychogenic Speech Disturbances 15. Differential Diagnosis Part 3: Management 16. Managing Motor Speech Disorders: General Principles 17. Managing the Dysarthrias 18. Managing Apraxia of Speech 19. Managing Other Neurogenic Speech Disturbances 20. Managing Acquired Psychogenic Speech Disorders
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