2007-08 Poster Presentations
Review: Does consumption of thickened fluids increase risk of dehydration in
review: Three systematic reviews of three treatments for people with dementia
of the Alzheimer type (DAT): Montessori-based interventions (MBI); simulated
presence therapy (SimPres); and group reminiscence therapy (RT).
Review: An Exploration of the Perceptions of Gastrostomy Tube-feeding in Caregivers
of Children who have Cerebral Palsy.
Review: The Efficacy of Computer-Provided Treatment for Individuals with
Review: Effectiveness of Sphincter Pharyngoplasty Compared to Pharyngeal Flap
Surgery in Reducing Hypernasality in Individuals with Velopharyngeal
Review: The Effects of Cervical Bracing on Swallowing.
Critical Review: Short
and Long-term Outcomes of Intensive Treatment for School-age Stuttering.
Review: Does bilingualism slow language development in children?
Review: The effect of sign language on speech production in children with
Review: The Effectiveness of frenotomy in the treatment of breastfeeding
difficulties in infants with ankyloglossia.
Review: The effect of phonological awareness intervention on the speech
output of children with expressive phonological disorders.
Review: Do children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) have improved
language and communication skills following implementation of a gluten-and/or
Review: The Effects of Education Regarding Stuttering on the Attitudes of
Individuals Towards People Who Stutter.
Review: The swallowing function and feeding behaviours of the non-organic
failure to thrive pediatric population.
Review: In preschool and school age children, is the presence of an
internalizing emotional disorder associated with an increased risk of a
co-morbid language disorder?
Review: Effectiveness of trismus treatment in irradiated patients with head
and neck cancer.
Review: Does impaired Theory of Mind contribute to Behavioural Disturbance
following Adult Traumatic Brain Injury?
Review: The use of reciprocal teaching to improve reading comprehension of
both normal-learning and learning disabled individuals in the reading to
Review: What factors impact literacy development in individuals with severe
speech and physical impairments (SSPI) who are using augmentative or
alternative communication (AAC) systems?
Review: What are the effects of adding music to the treatment of speech and
language disorders in pre-school and school aged children?
Review: Impact of parent-based intervention on the communication abilities of
preschool children with autism spectrum disorders.
Review: Language Outcomes for Children with Autism: A Comparison Between PECS
and Sign Language.
Review: Evidence supporting the role of parent training programs in fostering
emergent literacy skills in preschool-aged children.
Review: The Effects of Oral Stimulation on Feeding Behaviours in Preterm
Review: Traditional versus interprofessional education: Impact on attitudes
of health care professionals.
Review: Evidence of the Presence of Literacy Difficulties in Children Who
Have Childhood Apraxia of Speech.
Review: The Effect of a Cochlear Implant compared to Traditional
Amplification on Speech and Language Skills for persons with Large Vestibular
Review: Possible Causative Factors Related to the Occurrence of Otitis Media
among Native North American Children.
De Luca, D.
Review: Does the participation of a significant other in aural rehabilitation
classes reduce perceived hearing handicap for older adults?
Review: In individuals with sensorineural hearing loss, are there benefits of
open-canal hearing aid fittings relative to those of traditional fittings?
Review: Does the length of group aural rehabilitation program for adults with
hearing loss predict self-perceived hearing handicap?
Review: In children with bilateral severe-to-profound hearing loss, is there
any evidence that bilateral cochlear implants, improve speech perception in
noise compared to that provided by a single implant?
Glista, D., Scollie, S., Bagatto, M., & Seewald, R.
Verification of Nonlinear Frequency Compression Hearing Aids.
Review: Are there benefits to binaural-bimodal fittings compared to a
unilateral cochlear implant alone?
Review: Is there evidence to support that personality variables in adults
contribute to perceived hearing aid benefit, as measured by self-assessment
Review: Do School-Aged Children with Hearing Loss have Improved Speech Recognition
in Noise when Using Directional Microphones versus Omni-directional
Review: Is there evidence that Bone Anchored Hearing Aids provide greater
benefit in hearing performance than Air Conduction Hearing Aids for conductive
or mixed hearing loss patients?
Review: Do individuals with musical training have enhanced brainstem encoding
of linguistic pitch compared to those not musically trained?
Review: Do children with bilateral cochlear implants have better sound
localization abilities than those children implanted unilaterally?
Review: What is the Existing Evidence of the Impact of Antiretroviral Drugs
and Human Immunodeficiency Virus on the Auditory System?
of frequency compression: effects on speech production in children.
Review: What are the Speech Perception Benefits of Wearing an FM System with
Personal Hearing Aids Versus Hearing Aids Alone in a Classroom Environment?
Review: What is the evidence to support the need for training individuals
with hearing impairment to use their hearing aids with the telephone?
Review: Is there Evidence that Asymmetric Microphone Fitting Strategies
Provide More Benefit Compared to Traditional Directional Microphone Fittings?
Review: Does every older adult with symmetric sensorineural hearing loss
receive more performance benefit from binaural rather than monaural
amplification in speech recognition with background noise?