Thalea Longhurst

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Because self-assessment measures are helpful in identifying handicap/communication difficulties, they have an important place in hearing screening protocols for adult/elderly persons. When impairment is used as the criterion, questionnaire results can be used to calculate sensitivity, specificity, predictive values, and efficiency for a variety of fences.(More)
Retarded adolescents' response to listener feedback was studied using an interpersonal description task. Thirty-six adolescent retarded speakers were asked to describe nonsense line figures for a confederate adult listener so that the listerner could select the same stimuli from an array. The listener responded to the descriptions with a predetermined(More)
  • Paula Hudis, Cindy Beck, +6 authors Clarice Morris
  • 2008
Career Explorations iii Acknowledgments ConnectEd: The California Center for College and Career and The National Consortium on Health Science and Technology Education (NCHSTE) want to thank the many people who supported this work and helped develop these integrated curriculum units. We would especially like to thank the academic and health science teachers(More)
Self-assessment of hearing is being used for screening, diagnostic, and rehabilitative audiology. Hearing handicap/disability measures were derived on a large number of patients who were classified based on pure tone findings into Pure Tone Groups (PTGs). A systematic relationship was found between handicap/disability as measured with Self-Assessment of(More)
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