Brain Disorders & Therapy

Brain Disorders & Therapy
Open Access

ISSN: 2168-975X

Govathi Nikhila K

Govathi Nikhila K
Institute of Neurosciences,
Medanta-The Medicity, Gurgaon

  • Research Article
    Dysarthrophonia in Association with Voice Analysis: A Case Report
    Author(s): Govathi Nikhila KGovathi Nikhila K

    Stroke is the second leading cause of death worldwide and the brain damage caused by it can affect communication in several aspects. Voice analysis in dysarthria is challenging because of the complexity of the disorder and its effects on the speech production system. In this study we are presenting a 56-years-old male who was visited to Medanta Hospital with history of hypertension and chief complaint of Right upper limb weakness and slurred speech to the Emergency and later Clinically and Radio logically Diagnosed as LT MCA Infarct. Later, on the day 3 the patient has undergone Speech and Language Evaluation and Diagnosed with Spastic Dysarthria based on Frenched Dysarthria Assessment scale and later a detail Voice Analysis was done with using PRAAT software and analysed voice features. Voice analysis basically deals with decomposition of voice signal into voice parameters for proces.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2168-975X.1000247

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