Sökning: "Perceptual Disorders"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 15 avhandlingar innehållade orden Perceptual Disorders.

  1. 1. Children with visual disorders : cognitive development, developmental disorders and consequences for treatment and counselling

    Författare :Ulla Ek; Michael Brambring; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; visually impaired; children; development; developmental disorders; assessment; Psychology; Psykologi; psykologi; Psychology;

    Sammanfattning : The causes of visual impairment and blindness has changed over the years, in Sweden and in other industrialised countries, giving rise to a new population of visually impaired children. Damages to the posterior visual pathway and the brain are now common causes of visual impairment. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Late Neuropsychiatric Consequences of Stroke in the Elderly

    Författare :Thomas Lindén; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :Epidemiology; Cerebrovascular Disorders; Rehabilitation; Dementia; Perceptual Disorders; Depression; Depressive Disorders; Activities of Daily Living; Health Care Costs; Stroke;

    Sammanfattning : Cognitive impairments and depression have considerable impacts on rehabilitation, quality of life and mortality after stroke. The understanding of cognitive and mood impairments in old and, in particular, very old stroke patients is not sufficient. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The /k/s, the /t/s, and the inbetweens : Novel approaches to examining the perceptual consequences of misarticulated speech

    Författare :Sofia Strömbergsson; David House; Åsa Wengelin; Benjamin Munson; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; speech perception; speech disorders; speech synthesis; speech analysis; Tal- och musikkommunikation; Speech and Music Communication;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis comprises investigations of the perceptual consequences of children’s misarticulated speech – as perceived by clinicians, by everyday listeners, and by the children themselves. By inviting methods from other areas to the study of speech disorders, this work demonstrates some successful cases of cross-fertilization. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Hoarseness in ten-year-old children : Perceptual characteristics, prevalence and etiology

    Författare :Elisabeth Sederholm; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Child voice; hoarseness; perceptual analysis; voice quality; visual analog scales; connected speech; sustained vowels; prevalence; acute hoarseness; chronic hoarseness; videolaryngoscopy; stroboscopy; incomplete glottal closure; vocal nodules; voice;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of the present investigation was to explore the occurrence of and factors related to hoarseness in ten- year-old children. In order to establish the prevalence of hoarseness in a group of normal children, a method to distinguish atypical from normal voices was introduced and the perceptual characteristics of hoarseness were identified. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The subjective visual horizontal in the diagnosis of vestibular disorders : Physiological and clinical considerations

    Författare :Arne Tribukait; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Vestibular system; vestibular tests; vestibular neuritis; Meniere sdisease; gentamicin treatment; vestibular compensation; stapedotomy; spatial orientation; gravity otoliths; utricle; saccule; semicircular canals; subjective visual horizontal; roll;

    Sammanfattning : The Subjective Visual Horizontal in the Diagnosis of VestibularDisorders Physiological and Clinical Considerations by Arne Tribukait Departmentof Audiology, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm In the examination of patients with vestibular disturbances the diagnostic techniquesare almost entirely focused on the semicircular canals. However, a considerable numberof the patients have symptoms which are suggestive of an affection of the otolithorgans, e. LÄS MER