One or two stage palate repair – Experiences from the Early Speech Development – Anette Lohmander

Annette discussed the literature relating to early speech development and predictors for speech delay or disorder. She then explored this in relation to surgical timings for palate repair and the benefits of early repairs on speech development in children with cleft palate.

This session was presented by:

Anette Lohmander PHD-Division of Speech and Language Pathology, Karolinska Institute