Paediatric Voice Handicap Index (pVHI)
Instructions: These are statements that many people have used to describe their voices and the effects of their voices on their lives. Please select the response that indicates how frequently your child experiences the same symptoms.
0 = Never
1 = Almost Never
2 = Sometimes
3 = Almost Always
4 = Always
The results of these questions will be sent to your Speech Pathologist who will discuss them with you at your next appointment.
Pediatric Voice Handicap Index (pVHI): A new tool for evaluating pediatric dysphonia. Karen B. Zur, Stephanie
Cotton, Lisa Kelchner, Susan Baker, Barbara Weinrich, Linda Lee. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. Volume 71, Issue 1, January 2007, Pages 77-82.