Journal of Clinical Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
The Busan, Ulsan, Gyeoungnam Branch of Korean Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

부산 지역민의 연령대별 비음도 분석

김미숙1, 김용완1, 송준웅2, 권재환2, 김주연2,*
Mi Suk Kim1, Yong Wan Kim1, Jun Woong Song2, Jae Hwan Kwon2, Joo Yeon Kim2,*
1인제대학교 의과대학 해운대백병원 이비인후-두경부외과학교실
2고신대학교 의과대학 이비인후과학교실
1Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Inje University School of Medicine, Haeundae Paik Hospital, Busan, Korea
2Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Kosin University College of Medicine, Busan, Korea
*교신저자: 김주연,602-702 부산광역시 서구 감천로 262 고신대학교 의과대학 이 비 인후과학교실 전화: (051) 990-6138· 전송: (051) 245-8539 E-mail:

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Received: Mar 20, 2014; Revised: Apr 10, 2014; Accepted: May 07, 2014

Published Online: May 31, 2020


Background and Objectives: Nasalance is different according to age, sex, region, and checked letters. This study was designed to examine the difference of nasality of people in busan according to gender and age. Materials and Methods: We divided subjects by age (children, adults, old people) and sex. Nasalance test was performed by nasometer. Results: The results after being used meaningless vowels of /i/ showed higher nasality in old people, and /u/, /a/ showed higher nasality in female of old people. In addition, in the mother, man and beach test sentences, old people had higher nasality than children and adult, especially female showed higher. Conclusions: This results will be able to become the preliminary data about the reserch of a nasality difference among the regions. (J Clinical Otolaryngol 2014;25:32-36)

Keywords: 비음도; 부산지역민
Keywords: Nasalance; Busan