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Lipreading in the prelingually deaf: what makes a skilled speechreader?

  title={Lipreading in the prelingually deaf: what makes a skilled speechreader?},
  author={I R Rodr{\'i}guez Ortiz},
  journal={The Spanish journal of psychology},
  volume={11 2},
Lipreading proficiency was investigated in a group of hearing-impaired people, all of them knowing Spanish Sign Language (SSL). The aim of this study was to establish the relationships between lipreading and some other variables (gender, intelligence, audiological variables, participants' education, parents' education, communication practices, intelligibility, use of SSL). The 32 participants were between 14 and 47 years of age. They all had sensorineural hearing losses (from severe to profound… Expand

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