Speech & language of children with heart diseaseSSpeech & language of children with heart diseaseSpeech & Language of Children with Heart DiseaseEnglishCardiologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)HeartCardiovascular systemConditions and diseasesAdult (19+)NA2009-12-14T05:00:00ZRoss Hetherington, PhD, C.Psych14.000000000000034.0000000000000172.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Learn about the impact that congenital heart disease may have on speech and language.</p><p> This page explains how congenital heart disease affects a child's linguistic development. </p><h2> Key points </h2> <ul><li> Speech therapy can help children with complex congenital heart disease who display linguistic delays or deficits. </li></ul>
Élocution et langage des enfants atteints d’une cardiopathieÉÉlocution et langage des enfants atteints d’une cardiopathieSpeech & Language of Children with Heart DiseaseFrenchCardiologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)HeartCardiovascular systemConditions and diseasesAdult (19+)NA2009-12-14T05:00:00ZRoss Hetherington, PhD, C.Psych14.000000000000034.0000000000000172.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Familiarisez-vous avec les répercussions potentielles de ces cardiopathies congénitales sur le développement de la parole et du langage.</p><p>Cette page explique la manière dont les cardiopathies congénitales entravent le développement linguistique d’un enfant. </p><h2> À retenir </h2> <ul><li> L’orthophonie peut aider les enfants atteints d’une cardiopathie congénitale complexe qui présentent des retards ou des déficits linguistiques. </li></ul>

 

 

Speech & language of children with heart disease1702.00000000000Speech & language of children with heart diseaseSpeech & Language of Children with Heart DiseaseSEnglishCardiologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)HeartCardiovascular systemConditions and diseasesAdult (19+)NA2009-12-14T05:00:00ZRoss Hetherington, PhD, C.Psych14.000000000000034.0000000000000172.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Learn about the impact that congenital heart disease may have on speech and language.</p><p> This page explains how congenital heart disease affects a child's linguistic development. </p><h2> Key points </h2> <ul><li> Speech therapy can help children with complex congenital heart disease who display linguistic delays or deficits. </li></ul><h2>Effects of CHDs on speech and language</h2> <p>Many children with complex CHD have delays or deficits in linguistic skills. Children with complex CHD may obtain scores within the broad average range on language tests, but when compared to their peers, on average they will do more poorly. Children with transposition of the great arteries or hypoplastic left heart syndrome are known to have a higher likelihood of delays or deficits in speech. One study found that 1 in 4 children with transposition of the great arteries had speech abnormalities, including reduced expressive language (oral expression ablities) and receptive language (ability to understand communication) skills. Another study found that children with transposition of the great arteries in combination with tiny ventricle septal defects may report a delay of 2 to 4 months in communication development.</p> <h2>What can be done about speech problems</h2> <p>Speech therapy, a service provided by speech-language pathologists, can help. Most school boards and many hospitals have these professionals on staff. Speech-language pathology services are also available from professionals in the community, and at some community health centres. </p>https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/AKHAssets/speech_and_language_of_children_with_heart_disease.jpgSpeech & language of children with heart diseaseFalse

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