Recovery of speech perception performance after prolonged auditory deprivation: case study.

  title={Recovery of speech perception performance after prolonged auditory deprivation: case study.},
  author={Arthur Boothroyd},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Audiology},
  volume={4 5},
  pages={331-6; discussion 336-7}
The case reported here, a 26-year-old woman, has a bilaterally symmetric, severe-to-profound, sensorineural hearing loss, acquired early in life. Phoneme recognition scores were essentially symmetric at the onset of the investigation. She was basically monaurally aided from age 4 to age 24, at which time a loss of function in the aided ear prompted the change to binaural amplification. When monaurally aided, this subject had consistently given phoneme recognition scores around 80 percent and 40… CONTINUE READING

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