VSK in clinical practice. Advantages and pitfalls

Chapter 24

  • Agata Szkiełkowska
  • Beata Miaśkiewicz
Keywords: videostrobokymography, kymogram, open quotient, closed quotient


VSK has the potential to be an effective tool for the qualitative and the quantitative analysis of vibratory patterns of the vocal folds (VF) in both normal and in pathological voices. We base this opinion on our experiences with VSK exams covering over 2200 cases and on qualitative assessment of kymograms derived from various VF pathologies.