The family oriented musical training for children with cochlear implants: speech and musical perception results of two year follow-up.

@article{Yucel2009TheFO,
  title={The family oriented musical training for children with cochlear implants: speech and musical perception results of two year follow-up.},
  author={Esra Yucel and Gonca Sennaroğlu and E. Eren Belgin},
  journal={International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology},
  year={2009},
  volume={73 7},
  pages={1043-52}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study is to determine whether children can gain benefit from training on pitch and music perception. Our main goals were to prepare a tool for training pitch and rhythm perception and evaluate musical attitude in children, to determine whether pitch and rhythm perception improve more rapidly through training and to assess the impact of training on speech perception. METHOD A family centred habilitation program based on musical training is developed. Nine newly… CONTINUE READING