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  • Airway
  • The Aerodigestive Center at Cincinnati Children's is internationally known for our approach to caring for chronically ill children with complex airway, pulmonary, upper digestive tract, sleep and feeding disorders. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
  • Describes this condition that not only affects the voice, but can also cause airway obstruction. (evms.edu)
  • If one of the tested treatments sufficiently restores vortices in the airway, then it could stand the best chance of restoring normal vibrations and normal voice. (uc.edu)
  • symptoms
  • Vocal symptoms and voice quality in children with allergy and asthma. (mayoclinic.org)
  • This can be difficult to capture in the clinic, so the patient may be referred for an exercise test, in which exercise is performed to the point of intensity necessary to elicit symptoms, and then the flexible scope is passed to examine the voice box. (masseyeandear.org)
  • There is potential for vocal fold motion recovery and treatment options are tailored according to prognosis for recovery, symptoms, and individual voice needs. (masseyeandear.org)
  • The symptoms of voice disorders present according to the nature and cause of the abnormality of voice. (medindia.net)
  • Some of the most common symptoms of voice disorders are a change in your voice (it becomes either deeper or raspy), you have trouble singing, your throat feels raw or itchy and you find yourself repeatedly clearing your throat. (sharecare.com)
  • ese symptoms can be caused by inflammation, respiratory infection, growths on your vocal cords or just by overusing your voice if you are for example a professional singer or a member of a cheerleading squad. (sharecare.com)
  • These symptoms can be caused by inflammation, respiratory infection, growths on your vocal cords or just by overusing your voice if you are for example a professional singer or a member of a cheerleading squad. (sharecare.com)
  • Laryngitis
  • This issue of Perspectives provides affiliates with the latest updates on the role of basic science in providing an evidence base for voice therapy, the pathophysiology of chronic laryngitis, an overview of vocal fold immunology, and exercise-based therapies for voice and swallowing disorders. (asha.org)
  • vibrate
  • They grow when the vocal folds vibrate too hard against one another and are most often associated with chronic voice strain. (masseyeandear.org)
  • The muscles inside the vocal folds experience sudden involuntary movements-called spasms-which interfere with the ability of the folds to vibrate and produce voice. (nih.gov)
  • fatigue
  • A normal sounding voice, free from discomfort or fatigue, is considered a normal function. (umn.edu)
  • Physical fatigue too has a negative effect on the voice and hence one must make it a point to get enough rest every day. (healthwatchcenter.com)
  • Thyroid
  • While ones' emotions are suppressed, the thyroid is effected & the neck muscles, along with the thyroid, are holding on to the sound of the voice. (selfgrowth.com)
  • In the holistic teaching, the thyroid represents suppressed emotions, causing (due to limited expression of the voiced feelings) tightness in the thyroid and the neck muscles. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Disorders affecting thyroid hormone, female and male hormones, and growth hormones can cause voice disorders. (uchospitals.edu)
  • therapy
  • Treatment depends on what's causing your voice disorder, but may include voice therapy, medication, injections or surgery. (mayoclinic.org)
  • This Part of Perspectives provides affiliates with a voice therapy primer for new clinicians, two perspectives on cough, acoustic variability and the relationship to voice quality fluctuations, and cumulative vocal demands on student clinicians. (asha.org)
  • and the development of an electronic documentation system for voice therapy. (asha.org)
  • and the proper protocol for Medicare reimbursement for voice therapy. (asha.org)
  • Treatment typically includes voice therapy with a speech and language pathologist , as well as biofeedback and behavior modification with a psychiatrist trained in these specific modalities. (masseyeandear.org)
  • While other children have problems with function that may benefit from a special form of voice therapy . (masseyeandear.org)
  • The first line of treatment for vocal fold nodules is voice therapy . (masseyeandear.org)
  • There are voice therapy strategies to control and often eliminate these spasms. (masseyeandear.org)
  • Other treatment options include observation and monitoring, voice therapy , and vocal fold augmentation or medialization procedures. (masseyeandear.org)
  • Voice therapy has been shown to optimize the results of Botox injections and may increase the length of time between injections. (masseyeandear.org)
  • Learn about how we use speech therapy to treat children who have speech-language disorders. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
  • However, most voice disorders can be corrected with functional voice therapy, either with or without medical interventions. (medindia.net)
  • Voice therapy sometimes helps. (sharecare.com)
  • Since the introduction of Botox, the role of voice therapy has greatly diminished. (sharecare.com)
  • Also known as voice therapy. (umn.edu)
  • At the Lions Voice Clinic, functional therapy is done with the Speech-Language Pathologists. (umn.edu)
  • After the voice evaluation, we discuss your treatment plan with you, and therapy sessions are scheduled. (umn.edu)
  • Voice therapy is like any kind of behavior change therapy," says Dr. Hillman. (medlineplus.gov)
  • This resource provides the experienced or new clinician with evaluative tools, treatment ideas, and therapy tasks to help clients improve in voice therapy. (proedinc.com)
  • An overview of 23 voice disorders is given with their etiology, presentation, and treatment/therapy suggestions. (proedinc.com)
  • Surgery and voice therapy may help improve the voice. (uchospitals.edu)
  • patients
  • All patients/clients with voice disorders are examined by a physician, preferably in a discipline appropriate to the presenting complaint. (asha.org)
  • Often patients with voice complaints require consultation with physicians specializing in neurology, gastroenterology and other disciplines. (montefiore.org)
  • Welcome to Voice Disorders: What Patients and Professionals Need to Know Knowledge regarding vocal production physiology and management options for voice disorders have experienced rapid growth over the past 40 years. (coursera.org)
  • Though we use it every day, our voice and the mechanisms behind it remain a mystery for many physicians, especially so when severe disorders cause patients to lose their voice entirely. (uc.edu)
  • behavioral
  • For example, the etiology of nodules is functional, as they result from behavioral voice misuse. (asha.org)
  • problems
  • The Pediatric Voice Clinic at Children's Health is the only voice clinic of its kind in North Texas to care for children with voice problems. (childrens.com)
  • People develop voice problems for many reasons. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Common problems that can affect your voice. (mayoclinic.org)
  • http://www.entnet.org/content/common-problems-can-affect-your-voice. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Most voice problems stem from injury, nerve damage, cancer, or other growths in the body. (masseyeandear.org)
  • With our very hectic and stress-induced lives, a multitude of sufferers with the above mentioned voice disorders have their voice problems related to their highly stressed emotional conduct. (selfgrowth.com)
  • My business associate who is also a natural health practitioner, likes to ask her clients, especially those who also have voice or other health problems, "What do you think that you can not swallow? (selfgrowth.com)
  • no doubt, surpassing their emotions (like anguish, anger and just disappointment) which, eventually manifested in their physical body and became a cause of not only their voice disorders, but also the cause of other related and non-related health problems. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Are there certain ways of using the voice that can cause particular problems? (medlineplus.gov)
  • Even highly trained voice users can develop voice problems," said Dr. Katherine Kendall, Voice Specialist at University of Utah Health Care. (utah.edu)
  • We have all experienced problems and issues with our voice and speech, especially when suffering from cold, allergies, bronchitis etc. (healthwatchcenter.com)
  • These voice problems lead to a hoarse voice or an issue when hardly any voice comes out as we try to speak. (healthwatchcenter.com)
  • This can cause problems in the muscles in the throat, and affect the voice. (uchospitals.edu)
  • chronic
  • This Part of Perspectives provides affiliates with multiple perspectives on the barriers for evaluation and treatment of pediatric voice disorders, a case study on chronic cough, a telepractice model using phone apps, and considerations regarding vocal load in the performing singer. (asha.org)
  • occurs
  • Pink's voice problem is one that occurs quite frequently in singers, teachers or others who use their voice regularly for work. (utah.edu)
  • pathologies
  • Khosla and his team will now study how vortices are affected in certain voice pathologies and common treatments for them. (uc.edu)
  • phonation
  • The term phonation means to produce sound from the vocal cords and the term dysphonia means faulty voice. (medindia.net)
  • In normal voice production, or phonation, says Khosla, vocal cords come together while air flowing over them produces vibration. (uc.edu)