The project produces novel insight to the functional problems met by Finnish people who have either born with deviant oral structures or acquired them later in life-span, for example due to surgery.
Speech characteristcis in patients with Neurofibrimatosis type 1
Reseacher: prof. Anna-Maija Korpijaakko-Huuhka in collabotarion with speech researchers at the University of Turku and University Hospital of Turku.
Oral motor and swallowing functions and quality of life after oral cancer surgery.
Reseacher: prof. Anna-Maija Korpijaakko-Huuhka in collabotarion with University Hospital of Helsinki
Speech and swallowing functions and quality of life 5 years after oral cancer surgery
MA Marika Muttilainen: Doctoral thesis under preparation
Collaborator: University Hospital of Tampere