ERIC Number: EJ461164
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Effects of Cochlear Implants and Tactile Aids on the Development of Speech Production Skills in Children with Profound Hearing Impairment.
Geers, Ann E.; Tobey, Emily
Volta Review, v94 n5 p135-63 Nov 1992
This paper reviews recent research and reports on an ongoing longitudinal study concerning effects of cochlear implants, tactile aids, and hearing aids on the development of speech production skills in 18 children and youth with profound hearing impairments. The most improved speech was seen in the subjects with cochlear implants. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Speech Production in Hearing-Impaired Children and Youth: Theory and Practice.