Speech impairments

Scope Notes: Disorders that prevent the development of speech and affect the verbal expression of thought
Narrower Term:
ICF I:
  • b2 SENSORY FUNCTIONS AND PAIN
  • b3 VOICE AND SPEECH FUNCTIONS
  • s2 THE EYE, EAR AND RELATED STRUCTURES
  • s3 STRUCTURES INVOLVED IN VOICE AND SPEECH
  • d3 COMMUNICATION
ICF III:
  • b230 Hearing functions
  • b310 Voice functions
  • s240 Structure of external ear
  • s250 Structure of middle ear
  • s260 Structure of inner ear
  • s320 Structure of mouth
  • s330 Structure of pharynx
  • s340 Structure of larynx
  • d310 Communicating with - receiving - spoken messages
  • d330 Speaking
  • d350 Conversation
  • d355 Discussion
  • d360 Using communication devices and techniques
ICF IV:
  • b2300 Sound detection
  • b2301 Sound discrimination
  • b2302 Localisation of sound source
  • b2303 Lateralization of sound
  • b2304 Speech discrimination
  • b3100 Production of voice
  • b3101 Quality of voice
  • s2500 Tympanic membrane
  • s2501 Eustachian canal
  • s2502 Ossicles
  • s2600 Cochlea
  • s2601 Vestibular labyrinth
  • s2602 Semicircular canals
  • s2603 Internal auditory meatus
  • s3203 Tongue
  • s3301 Oral pharynx
  • s3400 Vocal folds
  • d3500 Starting a conversation
  • d3501 Sustaining a conversation
  • d3502 Ending a conversation
  • d3503 Conversing with one person
  • d3504 Conversing with many people
  • d3550 Discussion with one person
  • d3551 Discussion with many people
  • d3600 Using telecommunication devices
  • d3601 Using writing machines
  • d3602 Using communication techniques
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