Choice of Treatment Cont.
In Summary of the study:
More SLPs preferred surgery followed by voice Tx for children with established
26% of SLPs and 5% of physicians
No significant differences were established among the professions in terms of how frequently they felt therapy was effective
SLPs refer children more frequently to ENTs than ENTs refer to SLPs
Both agree that “most” or “some” SLPs are adequately trained to understand vocal nodules
(Allen et al., 1991)