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The 3D Printing of the Paralyzed Vocal Fold: Added Value in Injection Laryngoplasty

Publication date: Available online 18 August 2017
Source:Journal of Voice
Author(s): Abdul-Latif Hamdan, Ghassan Haddad, Ali Haydar, Ramsey Hamade
IntroductionThree-dimensional (3D) printing has had numerous applications in various disciplines, especially otolaryngology. 90 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

The Effect of Vocal Fold Inferior Surface Hypertrophy on Voice Function in Excised Canine Larynges

Publication date: Available online 18 August 2017
Source:Journal of Voice
Author(s): Ruiqing Wang, Huijing Bao, Xinlin Xu, David Piotrowski, Yu Zhang, Peiyun Zhuang
ObjectiveThis study aimed to explore the changes in vocal fold inferior surface hypertrophy (VFISH) on vocal fold vibration by aerodynamic and acoustic analysis. 252 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Risk Factors for Voice Disorders in University Professors in Cyprus

Publication date: Available online 18 August 2017
Source:Journal of Voice
Author(s): Kyriaki Kyriakou, Kakia Petinou, Ioannis Phinikettos
AimsThe purpose of this study was to investigate risk factors for voice pathologies in university professors to determine the need for a preventative vocal hygiene education program that could improve the quality of life of university faculty.MethodsAn online questionnaire was completed by 196 professors from 12 universities in Cyprus. 179 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

A Review of the Physiological Effects and Mechanisms of Singing

Publication date: Available online 18 August 2017
Source:Journal of Voice
Author(s): Jing Kang, Austin Scholp, Jack J. Jiang
Daily experience suggests that singing can energize us and even provide a physical workout. 213 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis