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ERIC Number: EJ629395
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-1092-4388
Ambiguity and Algorithms in Diagnosing Early Stuttering: Comments on Ambrose and Yairi (1999).
Onslow, Mark; Packman, Ann
Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, v44 n3 p593-94 Jun 2001
This letter critiques a research report (Ambrose and Yairi, 1999) on diagnosis of stuttering in young children, especially the methodological issues concerned with subject selection criteria that excluded borderline cases and the use of a weighting procedure to eliminate group overlap. Also noted is the failure to distinguish between stuttering and disfluency in the original authors' comments on another study. (Contains five references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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