Patients with Parkinson's disease commonly suffer from speech and voice difficulties such as impaired articulation and reduced loudness. Speech and language therapy (SLT) aims to improve the intelligibility of speech with behavioural treatment techniques or instrumental aids.
- speech therapy
- language therapy
- Parkinson's disease
Herd, C. P., Tomlinson , C. L., Deane , K. HO., Brady, M., Smith , C. H., Sackley, C., & Clarke , C. E. (2012). Comparison of speech and language therapy techniques for speech problems in Parkinson's disease. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (8), [Art. No.:CD002814]. https://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD002814.pub2