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Descriptor in English: Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences
Descriptor in Spanish: Fonoaudiología
Descriptor in Portuguese: Fonoaudiologia
Descriptor in French: Phonoaudiologie
Entry term(s): Speech and Hearing Science
Speech and Hearing Studies
Speech and Hearing Study
Speech and Language Pathology and Audiology
Speech, Language and Hearing Pathology
Speech, Language and Hearing Studies
Speech, Language and Hearing Study
Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
Speech-Language-Hearing Pathology
Tree number(s): SH1.020.020.040.045
Scope note: Medical specialty which studies phonation and hearing, the diagnosis of their disorders and the prescription of the respective treatments.
Annotation: SPEC: SPEC qualif; the specialty devoted to the study of speech, language and hearing disorders, their diagnosis and therapy; do no confuse with the patient or disorder ( = SPEECH DISORDERS; LANGUAGE DISORDERS or HEARING DISORDERS); AMERICAN SPEECH-LANGUAGE-HEARING ASSOCIATION is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 2008
See also the descriptors: Speech-Language Pathology MeSH
DeCS UI: 52965
Descriptor UI: DDCS052965
Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences - Preferred
Concept UI FD00062029
Scope note Medical specialty which studies phonation and hearing, the diagnosis of their disorders and the prescription of the respective treatments.
Preferred term Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences
Entry term(s) Speech and Hearing Science
Speech and Hearing Studies
Speech and Hearing Study
Speech and Language Pathology and Audiology
Speech, Language and Hearing Pathology
Speech, Language and Hearing Studies
Speech, Language and Hearing Study
Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
Speech-Language-Hearing Pathology



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