Limiting Spectral Resolution in Speech for Listeners With Sensorineural Hearing Loss
- Perceptual Weighting of Stop Consonant Cues by Normal and Impaired Listeners in Reverberation Versus Noise. Hedrick, Mark S.; Younger, Mary Sue // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Apr2007, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p254
Purpose: To determine if listeners with normal hearing and listeners with sensorineural hearing loss give different perceptual weightings to cues for stop consonant place of articulation in noise versus reverberation listening conditions. Method: Nine listeners with normal hearing (23-28 years...
- LETTER TO THE EDITOR. Tinaz, Mehmet; Oysu, Cagatay // ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;Mar2002, Vol. 81 Issue 3, p184
Provides information on Goldenhar's syndrome, a hereditary deafness syndrome. Characteristic craniofacial features of the syndrome; Degree of hearing abnormality.
- Hearing-impaired delay seeking help from GP. // Occupational Health;May2003, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p7
Reveals that people suffering from hearing loss take an average six months to seek medical help, according to a study. Danger in reluctance to see a general practitioner; Percentage of respondents who had sought medical help immediately; Most common reason for not seeing a general practitioner.
- Bad rhythm: a medical condition? // Electronic Musician;May2011, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p15
The article presents the study conducted by Jessica Phillip-Silver that investigates the first case of beat deafness of an undisclosed 23-year old man in Montreal, Quebec.
- Cochlear implantation in sudden bilateral sensorineural... Sargent, Eric W.; Beck, Douglas L. // ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;Apr1998, Vol. 77 Issue 4, p300
Deals with a case of profound, bilateral idiopathic sensorineural hearing loss (SSHL) without recovery of hearing in at least one ear. Estimated incidence of sudden SSHL in the United States; Details on the case of a man with profound SSHL; Why it is difficult to generalize the history of...
- 'WHADJA SAY?' COPING WITH HEARING LOSS IN YOUR MARRIAGE. Piercy, Fred P.; Piercy, Susan K. // Saturday Evening Post;Nov/Dec2001, Vol. 273 Issue 6, p34
Talks about coping with hearing loss in marriage. Statistics of people with hearing impairment in the United States as of November 2001; Causes of feelings of isolation in a marriage; Suggestions for staying connected in a relationship.
- A second chance to hear. Greenlee, Melissa; St. Michel, Carrie // Good Housekeeping;Jun2002, Vol. 234 Issue 6, p72
Relates a woman's experience on auditory neuropathy, a hearing loss caused by the misinterpretation of sounds by auditory nerves. Her decision to have a cochlear implant; Questions concerning the implant.
- Perception of Hearing Difficulties by Adolescents Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing and Their Parents, Teachers, and Peers with Normal Hearing. Yun Zheng; Caissie, Rachel; Comeau, Michel // Volta Review;Summer2001, Vol. 103 Issue 3, p185
The purpose of this study was to investigate the perception of hearing difficulties by adolescents who are deaf or hard of hearing and to compare the adolescents' perception to that of their parents, teachers, and peers. The children's version of the Abbreviated Profile of Hearing Aid Benefit...
- Epidemiology and Etiology of Hearing Impairment among Infants and Children in a Developing Country: Part II. Zakzouk, Siraj M. // Journal of Otolaryngology;Nov/Dec1997, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p402
Part II. Studies the epidemiology and etiology of hearing impairment among infants and children in a developing country. Significance of hearing loss and its effect on communication and psychological and educational development; Importance of early detection and early intervention of hearing...