ERIC Number: ED025876
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
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Cleft Palate Habilitation; Proceedings of the Annual Symposium on Cleft Palate Habilitation (5th, Syracuse University, New York, May 11-12, 1967).
Lencione, Ruth M., Ed.
With emphasis on the growing interdisciplinary approach to the treatment of cleft palate, Ruth M. Lencione introduces the subject covering incidence, causes, and classification. Richard B. Stark discusses surgery of the primary pharyngeal flap and E. Harris Nober presents a review of the literature on hearing problems. Aubrey L. Ruess examined psychological and social phenomena relevant for understanding persons with cleft palates; Mohammad Mazaheri and William H. Olin discuss prosthodontics and orthodontic considerations with pictorial clarification. Joanne D. Subtelny evaluates palatopharyngeal valving and Harold Westlake describes speech learning in cleft palate children. References follow each chapter. (JB)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Anatomy, Articulation (Speech), Behavior, Cleft Palate, Clinical Diagnosis, Dentistry, Exceptional Child Research, Hearing Impairments, Intellectual Development, Interdisciplinary Approach, Language Acquisition, Medical Services, Personality, Prostheses, Speech Evaluation, Speech Handicaps, Speech Pathology
Syracuse University Press, Box 8, University Station, Syracuse, New York 13210 ($4.95, clothbound; $3.50, paperbound).
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Authoring Institution: Syracuse Univ., NY. Div. of Special Education and Rehabilitation.