ERIC Number: EJ343856
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Identification of Down's Syndrome Adults from Prolonged Vowel Samples.
Moran, Michael J.
Journal of Communication Disorders, v19 n5 p387-94 Oct 1986
Special educators and speech pathologists were both able to distinguish adults with Down's syndrome from nonretarded adults with voice disorders based only on prolonged vowel samples. Listeners indicated that resonance differences may have helped them to identify Down's syndrome speakers. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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