Anatomy & Physiology for Speech, Language, and Hearing: An Introduction (5th Revised edition)

Anatomy & Physiology for Speech, Language, and Hearing: An Introduction (5th Revised edition)

By: David Drumright (author), John A. Seikel (author), Douglas King (author)Mixed Media

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ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY FOR SPEECH, LANGUAGE, AND HEARING, Fifth Edition, provides a solid foundation in anatomical and physiological principles relevant to communication sciences and disorders. Ideal for speech-language pathology and audiology students, as well as practicing clinicians, the text integrates clinical information with everyday experiences to reveal how anatomy and physiology relate to the speech, language, and hearing systems. Combining comprehensive coverage with abundant, full-color illustrations and a strong practical focus, the text makes complex material approachable even for students with little or no background in anatomy and physiology. Thoroughly updated to reflect current trends, techniques, and best practices, the Fifth Edition of this acclaimed text is supported by innovative Anatesse learning software-now accessible online via PC, Mac, and tablet devices-featuring tutorials, interactive quizzes, and other resources to help students of all learning styles master the material and prepare for professional licensing exams.

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David G. Drumright is a programmer and teacher in Spokane, Washington. He has taught electronics at numerous schools and has a background in speech-language pathology and audiology. His software includes the original ANIMA programs of this text, the new ANATESSE application, AUDIN software for audiology instruction, and several other instructional tools. Douglas W. King, Ph.D., was a professor within the basic medical program at Washington State University until his death in 2001. He was greatly loved by his students and fellow faculty, and had set up a scholarship program in anatomy for students with diabetes. J. Anthony (Tony) Seikel, Ph.D., is professor of communication sciences and disorders at Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho. His research interests center on the relationship of pathology to acoustics and perception, as well as improving pedagogy through technology. He has recently been studying the relationship between oromyofunctional disorders and oropharyngeal dysphagia. He earned his B.S. in Speech and Hearing from Phillips University, his M.A. in Speech Pathology from Wichita State University, and a Ph.D. in Speech and Hearing Science from the University of Kansas.


1. Basic Elements of Anatomy. 2. Anatomy of Respiration. 3. Physiology of Respiration. 4. Anatomy of Phonation. 5. Physiology of Phonation. 6. Anatomy of Articulation and Resonation. 7. Physiology of Articulation and Resonation. 8. Physiology of Mastication and Deglutition. 9. Anatomy of Hearing. 10. Auditory Physiology. 11. Neuroanatomy. 12. Neurophysiology. Appendix A: Anatomical Terms. Appendix B: Useful Combining Forms. Appendix C: Muscles of Respiration. Appendix D: Muscles of Phonation. Appendix E: Muscles of Face, Soft Palate, and Pharynx. Appendix F: Sensors. Appendix G: Cranial Nerves. Appendix H: Pathologies that Affect Speech Production. Glossary. Index.

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  • publication date: 12/03/2015
  • ISBN13: 9781285198248
  • Format: Mixed Media
  • Number Of Pages: 832
  • ID: 9781285198248
  • weight: 1588
  • ISBN10: 1285198247
  • edition: 5th Revised edition

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