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ERIC Number: EJ167908
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1977
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A Communication System for the Severely Dysarthric Speaker with an Intact Language System
Beukelman, David R.; Yorkston, Kathryn
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, 42, 2, 265-70, May 77
Two severely dysarthric speakers--having articulation problems due to lack of muscle control--(17 and 61-years-old) who had previously spelled entire messages on an alphabet board were taught a communication system in which they pointed to the first letter of each word as they spoke. (Author/IM)
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