Bimodcil Hearing and Speech Perception With a Competing Talker

Pyschny, Verena; Landwehr, Markus; Hahn, Moritz; Walger, Martin; Wedel, Hasso von; Meistera, Hartmut
October 2011
Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Oct2011, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p1400
Academic Journal
Purpose: The objective of the study was to investigate the influence of bimodal stimulation upon hearing ability for speech recognition in the presence of a single competing talker.


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