Vocal emotion recognition in children with cochlear implants and with hearing aids

Vocal emotion recognition in children with hearing aids and children with cochlear implants improves across childhood and adolescence, albeit at a seemingly slower pace compared to children with normal hearing.

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An Analysis of Reasons for Speech-in-Noise Deficits Based on Clinical Use of LiSN-S

Spatial processing disorder, a long-term consequence of otitis media early in life, is an extremely common cause of speech in noise deficits that occur despite hearing thresholds being normal.

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Predicting Individual Hearing Aid Preference from Listening Experiences in Daily Life

Ecological Momentary Assessments can provide an accurate prognostic prediction (over 93%, on average) of hearing-aid preference if contextual features, such as the ambient sound level and signal-to-noise ratio, are included.

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Music perception with hearing aids: compression differentially affects musical scene analysis and musical sound quality

Studying listeners with moderate hearing impairments, we observed a general hearing aid benefit for music perception and differential effects of fast and slow hearing aid compression on selective musical listening and sound quality ratings.

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Hearing aid evaluation for music: Accounting for acoustical variability within and between music genres

This presentation will explore the between and within music genre variability on acoustical descriptors and its application to hearing aid evaluation.

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Verification and Validation Methods Used in Hearing Aid Centers

The verification and validation methods used in hearing aid centers in Turkiye were examined and it was noticed that hearing aid practitioners in Turkiye don’t use verification tools on a daily basis and prefer validation methods, although many devices are easily accessible in centers.

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Mapping measures of vocal reaction time, perceived task demand, and speech recognition to understand the benefits of on-demand processing in hearing aids

We used a multiplicity of measures to evaluate on-demand hearing-aid processing benefits for speech understanding and effort.

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