Project

Effectiveness of voice therapy in patients with functional dysphonia.

Duration
01 October 2014 → 29 October 2018
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Otorhinolaryngology
    • Otorhinolaryngology
    • Speech, language and hearing sciences
    • Otorhinolaryngology
Keywords
functional dysphonia voice therapy
 
Project description

The purpose is to examine effectiveness of voice therapy in patients with functional dysphonia.

1. Comparing the short- and longterm outcome of different therapies in these patients.

2. Comparing the outcome of intensive short-term therapy with less intensive long-term therapy.

3. Comparing the outcome of a well-designed voice program in professional voice users versus non vocal professionals with functional dysphonia.