TITLE

The MOC Reflex During Active Listening to Speech

AUTHOR(S)
Garinis, Angela C.; Glattke, Theodore; Cone, Barbara K.
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Oct2011, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p1464
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that active listening to speech would increase medial olivocochlear (MOC) efferent activity for the right vs. the left ear.
ACCESSION #
66487620

 

Related Articles

  • Effects of Stimulus and Recording Parameters on the Air Conduction Ocular Vestibular Evoked Myogenic Potential. Murnane, Owen D.; Akin, Faith W.; Kelly, J. Kip; Byrd, Stephanie // Journal of the American Academy of Audiology;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p469 

    Background: Vestibular evoked myogenic potentials (VEMPs) have been recorded from the sternocleidomastoid muscle (cervical VEMP or cVEMP) and more recently from the eye muscles (ocular VEMP or oVEMP) in response to air conduction and bone conduction stimuli. Both cVEMPs and oVEMPs are mediated...

  • Behavioral and Electrophysiologic Binaural Processing in Persons with Symmetric Hearing Loss. Leigh-Paffenroth, Elizabeth D.; Roup, Christina M.; Noe, Colleen M. // Journal of the American Academy of Audiology;Mar2011, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p181 

    Background: Binaural hearing improves our ability to understand speech and to localize sounds. Hearing loss can interfere with binaural cues, and despite the success of amplification, ~25% of people with bilateral hearing loss fit with two hearing aids choose to wear only one (e.g., Brooks and...

  • Multiple-ASSR Thresholds in Infants and Young Children with Hearing Loss. Maanen, Anna Van; Stapells, David R. // Journal of the American Academy of Audiology;Sep2010, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p535 

    Background: The multiple auditory steady-state response (multiple ASSR) is a promising technique for determining thresholds for infants and children. However, there are few data for infants and young children with hearing loss where multiple-ASSR thresholds have been compared to...

  • The Influence of Reduced Audible Bandwidth on Asynchronous Double-Vowel Identification. Valentine, Susie; Lentz, Jennifer J.; Bacon, Sid; Healy, Eric // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Dec2012, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p1750 

    Purpose: In this study, the authors sought to determine whether reduced audible bandwidth associated with hearing loss contributes to difficulty benefiting from an onset asynchrony between sounds. Method: Synthetic double-vowel identification was measured for normal-hearing listeners and...

  • Phonetic discrimination of Persian vowels in children with severe hearing loss. Ebrahimian, Shiva; Ranjbar, Amene; Safari, Mehri; Sadighi, Firooz; Saadat, Mahboobe // Audiology;2013, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p32 

    Background and Aim: Hearing-impairment leads to problems in language perception which in turn results in difficulties in language production. The present study investigated hearing-impaired children's ability to discriminate Persian vowels. It aimed to describe the extent to which children have...

  • Continued Maturation of the Click-Evoked Auditory Brainstem Response in Preschoolers. Spitzer, Emily; White-Schwoch, Travis; Woodruff Carr, Kali; Skoe, Erika; Kraus, Nina // Journal of the American Academy of Audiology;Jan2015, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p30 

    Background: Click-evoked auditory brainstem responses (ABRs) are a valuable tool for probing auditory system function and development. Although it has long been thought that the human auditory brainstem is fully mature by age 2 yr, recent evidence indicates a prolonged developmental trajectory....

  • Mismatch Negativity Responses in Children With a Diagnosis of Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS). Froud, Karen; Khamis-Dakwar, Reem // American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology;Nov2012, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p302 

    Purpose: To evaluate whether a hypothesis suggesting that apraxia of speech results from phonological overspecification could be relevant for childhood apraxia of speech (CAS). Method: High-density EEG was recorded from 5 children with CAS and 5 matched controls, ages 5-8 years, with and without...

  • Are Two Ears Not Better Than One? McArdle, Rachel A.; Killion, Mead; Mennite, Monica A.; Chisolm, Theresa H. // Journal of the American Academy of Audiology;Mar2012, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p171 

    Background: The decision to fit one or two hearing aids in individuals with binaural hearing loss has been debated for years. Although some 78% of U.S. hearing aid fittings are binaural (Kochkin , 2010), Walden and Walden (2005) presented data showing that 82% (23 of 28 patients) of their sample...

  • Head Shadow, Squelch, and Summation Effects With an Energetic or Informational Masker in Bilateral and Bimodal CI Users. Pyschny, Verena; Landwehr, Markus; Hahn, Moritz; Lang-Roth, Ruth; Walger, Martin; Meister, Hartmut // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Oct2014, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p1942 

    Purpose: The objective of the study was to investigate the influence of noise (energetic) and speech (energetic plus informational) maskers on the head shadow (HS), squelch (SQ), and binaural summation (SU) effect in bilateral and bimodal cochlear implant (CI) users. Method: Speech recognition...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics