Shashivadan P. Hirani

Articles

Validation of the Brazilian Version of the Voice Disability Coping Questionnaire
Journal of Voice (2016) Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 247.e13-247.e21

Purpose: To perform the validation of the Brazilian version of the Voice Disability Coping Questionnaire (B-VDCQ) using procedures according to the Scientific Advisory Committee of Medical Outcomes Trust and psychometric analyses to determine the scales validity and reliability. In the ...

Coping Strategies in Voice Disorders of a Brazilian Population
Journal of Voice (2012) Vol. 26, No. 2, pp. 205-213

The purpose of this research is to explore coping strategies of individuals with and without vocal complaint and to examine relationships between the type of coping and vocal complaint; vocal symptoms; vocal self-assessment; perceptual analysis and states of depression, anxiety, ...