Speech evaluation and treatment for patients with cleft palate

David P. Kuehn, Lisa J. Henne

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This compendium has been written in conjunction with a cleft lip and palate surgical mission that took place in Villahermosa, Mexico, February 4-9, 2001. Fifty children, 10 per day, received lip or palate surgery. This report, available in both English and Spanish, is intended as a practical and concise guide to basic aspects of evaluation and treatment of speech disorders associated with cleft palate. More detailed and comprehensive sources dealing with this topic are available and have been reviewed by D. P. Kuehn and K. T. Moller (2000).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)103-109
Number of pages7
JournalAmerican journal of speech-language pathology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Feb 2003


  • Cleft palate
  • Evaluation
  • Mexico
  • Treatment

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Developmental and Educational Psychology
  • Linguistics and Language
  • Speech and Hearing


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