ERIC Number: EJ435832
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
An Evaluation of Two Signal-Processing Hearing Aids.
Dempsey, James J.; Linzalone, Tanya G.
Journal of Communication Disorders, v24 n3 p180-86 Jun 1991
This study, involving 15 older adults with hearing impairments, investigated the relationship between sentence recognition ability and two types of signal processing in hearing aids. Results indicated a significant improvement in sentence recognition when employing an instrument with adaptive compression versus an instrument with an adaptive high-pass filter with short attack and release times. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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