New PDF release: Cleft Palate & Craniofacial Anomalies: Effects on Speech and

By Ann W. Kummer

ISBN-10: 1418015474

ISBN-13: 9781418015473

Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies: results on Speech and Resonance is the one ebook of its variety that covers either oral and facial anomalies and cleft palate. Designed as a how-to advisor for the working towards clinician, this e-book emphasizes what scholars, clinicians new to this inhabitants, and any member of a cleft palate staff want to know within the office. It contains details on universal craniofacial anomalies, linked anomalies, and genetic syndromes. every little thing from easy details on anatomy, body structure, and embryology of the face and oral hollow space to oral, dental, and ENT anomalies and their results on speech, resonance, and feeding are coated. The overview part comprises the perceptual overview of speech and resonance, the intraoral exam, and instrumental evaluation tactics. The therapy part comprises surgeries, prosthetic units, and treatments designed to handle speech, resonance, and velopharyngeal disorder. the necessity for multidisciplinary staff overview and remedy is additionally emphasised all through.

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In addition to serving as the roof of the mouth, it also serves as the floor of the nasal cavity. The outer portion of the hard palate is called the alveolar ridge, alveolus, or simply the gum ridge (see Figure 1–4). This ridge forms the base and the bony support for the teeth. The bony frame of the hard palate is covered by a mucoperiosteum. Mucoperiosteum consists of a mucous membrane and periosteum. As noted before, mucous membrane is a lining that consists of stratified squamous epithelium and lamina propria.

Dr. Kummer gives frequent lectures on leadership and professional business practices. In addition to this text, she is one of the authors of the text entitled Business Practices: A Guide for Speech-Language Pathologists, published by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) in 2004. Dr. Kummer was one of the main developers of workflow software that won the 1995 International Beacon Award through IBM/Lotus. ) As a clinician and researcher, Dr. Kummer specializes in speech and resonance disorders secondary to cleft palate, craniofacial anomalies, and velopharyngeal dysfunction.

This “dimple” is formed by the contraction of the levator muscles where they interdigitate. The velar dimple is usually located at a point that is about 80% of the distance from the hard palate to the end of the velum (Mason & Simon, 1977) and can be seen through an intraoral examination. An examination of the nasal surface of the velum through endoscopy would reveal a muscular bulge on that side of the velar dimple, called the velar eminence. This bulge results from the contraction of the musculus uvulae muscles.

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