Presentation 2004/10/22
A PDA software aided communication for speech impairments
Takaaki MORIYAMA, Yasuo SOBAJIMA, Seiichi TENPAKU, Eisuke HANADA, Yoshiaki NOSE,
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Abstract(in English) Many persons with speech impairments need helper of their conversation. There are also much those who only have speech impairments in it. They can live the same life as a healthy person in addition to the speech impairments. In order for these persons to live with a healthey person, the tool to make conversation easier is indispensable. We developed a speech synthesizing software in Japanese and its application for use on a personal digital assistant (PDA), which is called Voice Aid. This tool will be improved the quality of life and social activity of these persons with speech impairments.
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Keyword(in English) Speech impairment / PDA / Speech synthesizer / Human interface / Quality of life
Paper # SP2004-68,WIT2004-49
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Conference Date 2004/10/22(1days)
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Title (in English) A PDA software aided communication for speech impairments
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Keyword(1) Speech impairment
Keyword(2) PDA
Keyword(3) Speech synthesizer
Keyword(4) Human interface
Keyword(5) Quality of life
1st Author's Name Takaaki MORIYAMA
1st Author's Affiliation Arcadia, Inc.()
2nd Author's Name Yasuo SOBAJIMA
2nd Author's Affiliation Arcadia, Inc.
3rd Author's Name Seiichi TENPAKU
3rd Author's Affiliation Arcadia, Inc.
4th Author's Name Eisuke HANADA
4th Author's Affiliation Shimane University Hospital
5th Author's Name Yoshiaki NOSE
5th Author's Affiliation Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University
Date 2004/10/22
Paper # SP2004-68,WIT2004-49
Volume (vol) vol.104
Number (no) 389
Page pp.pp.-
#Pages 6
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