This paper is a review of a study to determine the sensation level at which the best discrimination and recognition occurs for severely and profoundly deaf children and the effect of distortion (peak clipping) has on the child's ability to recognize speech.
Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine
Erber, Norman P.
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