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Voice onset time production in speakers with Alzheimer's Disease.
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  • Julie Baker
  • Jack Ryalls
  • Alejandro E. Brice
  • Janet Whiteside
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Alejandro Brice

Document Type
Article
Publication Date
2007
Date Issued
2007-11-01
Date Available
2011-08-11
Disciplines
Abstract
In the present study, voice onset time (VOT) measurements were compared between a group of individuals with moderate Alzheimer's disease (AD) and a group of healthy age- and gender-matched peers. Participants read a list of consonant-vowel-consonant (CVC) words, which included the six stop consonants. The VOT measurements were made from oscillographic displays obtained from the Brown Laboratory Interactive Speech System (BLISS) implemented on an IBM-compatible computer. VOT measures for the participants' six stop consonant productions were subjected to statistical analysis. The results indicated that VOT values in speakers with Alzheimer's disease were not statistically different from those for the normal control speakers.
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Abstract only. At this time, full-text article is available only through licensed access provided by the publisher. Published in Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics, v21 n11-12 p859-867 Nov 2007. Members of the USF System may access the full-text of the article through the authenticated link provided.

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en_US
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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0
Citation Information
Baker, J., Ryalls, J., Brice, A.E., & Whiteside, J. (2007). Voice onset time production in speakers with Alzheimer's Disease. Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics, 21(11-12), 859-867.