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ERIC Number: EJ637207
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-9924
Positron Emission Tomography in Cochlear Implant and Auditory Brainstem Implant Recipients.
Miyamoto, Richard T.; Wong, Donald
Journal of Communication Disorders, v34 n6 p473-78 Nov-Dec 2001
Positron emission tomography imaging was used to evaluate the brain's response to auditory stimulation, including speech, in deaf adults (five with cochlear implants and one with an auditory brainstem implant). Functional speech processing was associated with activation in areas classically associated with speech processing. (Contains five recommended readings.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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