Issue Date

1998

Abstract

This paper evaluates speech perception testing in pediatric cochlear implant users. Using pre-recorded stimulus presentation, the author replicated an earlier experiment comparing the Lexical Neighborhood List (LNT) test to the Phonetically Balanced Kindergarten (PB-K) test in estimating speech perception abilities in hearing impaired children.

Language

English

Publisher

Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine

Subject (MeSH)

Hearing Impaired Persons -- child; Speech Perception; Speech Discrimination Tests

Document Type

Thesis

Advisor

Geers, Ann; Davidson, Lisa S.