Accession Number : AD0708079

Title :   A MUTE PATIENT'S EXPERIENCE WITH MACHINE-MEDIATED INTERVIEWING,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CALIF DEPT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Colby,Kenneth Mark ; Hilf,Franklin Dennis ; Hall,William A.

Report Date : 06 MAR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : A hospitalized mute patient participated in seven machine-mediated interviews, excerpts of which are presented. After the fifth interview he began to use spoken language for communication. This novel technique is suggested for patients who are unable to participate in the usual vis-a-vis interview. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PSYCHIATRY, *SOCIAL COMMUNICATION), (*MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS, PSYCHIATRY), SPEECH, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, TELETYPE SYSTEMS, VERBAL BEHAVIOR

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE