The effects of limited bandwidth and noise on verbal processing time and word recall in normal-hearing children.

@article{McCreery2013TheEO,
  title={The effects of limited bandwidth and noise on verbal processing time and word recall in normal-hearing children.},
  author={Ryan W McCreery and Patricia G. Stelmachowicz},
  journal={Ear and hearing},
  year={2013},
  volume={34 5},
  pages={585-91}
}
OBJECTIVES Understanding speech in acoustically degraded environments can place significant cognitive demands on school-age children who are developing the cognitive and linguistic skills needed to support this process. Previous studies suggest the speech understanding, word learning, and academic performance can be negatively impacted by background noise, but the effect of limited audibility on cognitive processes in children has not been directly studied. The aim of the present study was to… CONTINUE READING

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