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Automatic speech recognition (ASR) and its use as a tool for assessment or therapy of voice, speech, and language disorders.

Publiceringsår: 2009
Språk: Engelska
Sidor: 91-96
Publikation/Tidskrift/Serie: Logopedics, phoniatrics, vocology
Volym: 34
Nummer: 2
Dokumenttyp: Artikel
Förlag: Informa Healthcare


In general opinion computerized automatic speech recognition (ASR) seems to be regarded as a method only to accomplish transcriptions from spoken language to written text and as such quite insecure and rather cumbersome. However, due to great advances in computer technology and informatics methodology ASR has nowadays become quite dependable and easier to handle, and the number of applications has increased considerably. After some introductory background information on ASR a number of applications of great interest for professionals in voice, speech, and language therapy are pointed out. In the foreseeable future, the keyboard and mouse will by means of ASR technology be replaced in many functions by a microphone as the human-computer interface, and the computer will talk back via its loud-speaker. It seems important that professionals engaged in the care of oral communication disorders take part in this development so their clients may get the optimal benefit from this new technology.



  • Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Technology and Engineering
  • computer-aided language learning
  • computer-aided pronunciation training
  • CALL
  • voice quality assessment
  • CAPT
  • computer-aided speech therapy
  • Automatic speech recognition
  • ASR


  • ISSN: 1401-5439

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