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Universidade de Aveiro's voice evaluation protocol

Jesus, L M T, Barney, A, Santos, R, Caetano, J, Jorge, J and Sa Couto, P (2009) Universidade de Aveiro's voice evaluation protocol At Interspeech 2009. 07 - 10 Sep 2009.

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This paper presents Universidade de Aveiro’s Voice
Evaluation Protocol for European Portuguese (EP), and a
preliminary inter-rater reliability study. Ten patients with
vocal pathology were assessed, by two Speech and Language
Therapists (SLTs). Protocol parameters such as overall
severity, roughness, breathiness, change of loudness (CAPEV),
grade, breathiness and strain (GRBAS), glottal attack,
respiratory support, respiratory-phonotary-articulatory
coordination, digital laryngeal manipulation, voice quality
after manipulation, muscular tension and diagnosis, presented
high reliability and were highly correlated (good inter-rater
agreement and high value of correlation). Values for the
overall severity and grade were similar to those reported in the

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Published date: September 2009
Venue - Dates: Interspeech 2009, 2009-09-07 - 2009-09-10
Keywords: speech and language therapy, voice, protocol, vocal quality, perception, reliability


Local EPrints ID: 71551
PURE UUID: 0e5e4938-5383-4041-b9ca-5abe019d966b
ORCID for A Barney: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 17 Mar 2010
Last modified: 19 Jul 2017 00:00

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Author: L M T Jesus
Author: A Barney ORCID iD
Author: R Santos
Author: J Caetano
Author: J Jorge
Author: P Sa Couto

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