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ERIC Number: EJ1019146
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Nov
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 26
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1525-7401
Using Text-to-Speech Reading Support for an Adult with Mild Aphasia and Cognitive Impairment
Harvey, Judy; Hux, Karen; Snell, Jeffry
Communication Disorders Quarterly, v35 n1 p39-43 Nov 2013
This single case study served to examine text-to-speech (TTS) effects on reading rate and comprehension in an individual with mild aphasia and cognitive impairment. Findings showed faster reading, given TTS presented at a normal speaking rate, but no significant comprehension changes. TTS may support reading in people with aphasia when time limitations exist.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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