Publications

Peer-Reviewed

  • Dykstra, A., Adams, S., & Jog, M. (accepted).  The effect of background noise on the speech intensity of individuals with hypophonia associated with Parkinson’s disease. Journal of Medical Speech-Language Pathology.
  • Adams, S., Dykstra, A.D., Jenkins, M., & Jog, M. (2008).  Speech-to-noise levels and conversational intelligibility in hypophonia and Parkinson’s disease.  Journal of Medical Speech-Language Pathology, 16(4), 165-172.
  • Dykstra, A.D., Hakel, M.E., & Adams, S.G. (2007). Application of the ICF to reduced speech intelligibility in dysarthria. Seminars in Speech and Language, 28(4), 301-311.
  • Dykstra, A., Adams, S., & Jog, M. (2007).  The effect of botulinum toxin type A on speech intelligibility in lingual dystonia. Journal of Medical Speech-Language Pathology, 15(2), 173-186.
  • Adams, S.G., Moon, B., Dykstra, A.D., Abrams, K., Jenkins, M, & Jog, M. (2006). Effects of multi-talker noise on conversational speech intensity in PD. Journal of Medical Speech-Language Pathology, 14(4), 221-228.
  • Adams, S., Dykstra, A.D., Abrams, K., Winnell, J., Jenkins, M. & Jog, M. (2006). Conversational speech intensity under different noise conditions in hypophonia and PD. Canadian Acoustics, 34(3), 96-97.
  • Jenkins M., Adams, S., Dykstra, A.D., &  Jog, M.  (2006). Effects of Topiramate on essential tremor of the voice, jaw and upper limbs. Journal of Medical Speech-Language Pathology, 14(1), 43-51.
  • Dykstra, A.D., Adams, S., & Jog, M. (2005). Lingual protrusion and elevation in lingual dystonia: a hypothesis. Canadian Acoustics, 33(3), 98-99.
  • Adams, S., Haralabous, O., Dykstra, A.D., Abrams, K., & Jog M. (2005). Effects of multi-talker noise on the intensity of spoken sentences in PD. Canadian Acoustics, 33(3), 94-95.
  • Adams, S., Jog, M., Eadie, T., Dykstra, A.D., Gauthier, G., & Vercher, J-L. (2004). Jaw and finger movements during visual and auditory motor tracking in PD. Journal of Medical Speech-Language Pathology, 12(4), 125-130.
  • Adams, S., Page (Dykstra), A.D., & Jog, M. (2002). Summary feedback schedules and speech motor learning in PD. Journal of Medical Speech-Language Pathology, 10, 215-220.
  • Adams, S. & Page (Dykstra), A.D. (2000). Effects of selected practice and feedback variables on speech motor learning. Journal of Medical Speech-Language Pathology, 8, 215-220.

Books, Monographs and Chapters

  • Dykstra, A.D. & Adams, S. (2008). Oromandibular dystonia (pp.359-361).  In Clinical Management of Sensorimotor Speech Disorders, Second Edition, Malcolm R. McNeil (ed.), New York: Thieme
  • Adams, S. & Dykstra, A.D. (2008). Hypokinetic dysarthria (pp. 166-186). In Clinical Management of Sensorimotor Speech Disorders, Second Edition, Malcolm R. McNeil (ed.), New York: Thieme

Manuscripts submitted and in preparation

  • Day, A., Theurer, J., Dykstra, A.D., & Doyle, P. (submitted). The Natural Environment as Health Facilitators: The Need to Reconceptualize the ICF Environmental Factors. Disability and Rehabilitation.
  • Dykstra, A.D., Adams, S.G. & Jog, M.  (in preparation).  Examining communication effectiveness in individuals with Parkinson’s disease.
  • Dykstra, A.D., Adams, S.G. & Jog, M.  (in preparation). Evaluating communication-related quality of life in individuals with Parkinson’s disease.
  • Adams, S., Dykstra, A.D., & Jog, M. (in preparation). A comparison of throat and head microphones in a PDA-based evaluation of hypophonia in Parkinson’s disease.

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Contact Information

Allyson Dykstra, PhD
Director, CPL
Assistant Professor
School of Communication Sciences and Disorders
519-661-2111
ext. 88940
adykstr3@uwo.ca

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