This text provides a unique and comprehensive approach to cleft assessment, treatment, and management, with new and revised content that will keep you at the cutting edge of cleft lip and palate treatment and therapies. Comprehensive coverage of every aspect of cleft palate and related disorders. Thorough coverage of the available literature on cleft lip and cleft palate includes both contemporary and historically significant studies, as well as low-incidence types of phenomena. The Birth of a Child with a Cleft introduction provides a detailed preview to the treatment of children with clefts, and offers useful suggestions for interacting with their parents. New artwork clearly demonstrates and enhances understanding of important clinical conditions and procedures.Historically, professionals in medicine, psychology, social sciences, and education used to think that children with clefts were just normal children who happened to have a physical difference of the orofacial complex. ... involved in the care of individuals with clefts or other craniofacial anomalies (CFA), must focus on the quality of life of these individuals. ... First, they often pooled subjects with cleft lip with or without cleft palate (CL +/- P) and cleft palate only (CPO), a problem thatanbsp;...
|Title||:||Cleft Palate Speech|
|Author||:||Sally J. Peterson-Falzone, Mary A. Hardin-Jones, Michael P. Karnell|
|Publisher||:||Mosby - 2010|