- About this Journal ·
- Aims and Scope ·
- Article Processing Charges ·
- Articles in Press ·
- Author Guidelines ·
- Bibliographic Information ·
- Citations to this Journal ·
- Contact Information ·
- Editorial Board ·
- Editorial Workflow ·
- Free eTOC Alerts ·
- Publication Ethics ·
- Reviewers Acknowledgment ·
- Submit a Manuscript ·
- Subscription Information ·
- Table of Contents
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 671247, 7 pages
Speech Identification with Temporal and Spectral Modification in Subjects with Auditory Neuropathy
1Department of Audiology, All India Institute of Speech and Hearing, Manasagangothri, Mysore, Karnataka, 570006, India
2Department of Audiology & Speech Language Pathology, Bharati Vidyapeeth University School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, Dhankawadi, Pune, Maharashtra 410021, India
Received 16 July 2012; Accepted 5 August 2012
Academic Editors: D. C. Alpini, D. Beutner, and M. P. Robb
Copyright © 2012 Vijaya Kumar Name and C. S. Vanaja. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
- W. Davis, “Proportional frequency compression in hearing instruments,” Hearing Research, vol. 8, pp. 23–28, 2001.
- J. Steinberg and M. Gardner, “Dependence of hearing impairment on sound intensity,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 9, pp. 11–23, 1937.
- P. Deltenre, A. L. Mansbach, C. Bozet et al., “Auditory neuropathy with preserved cochlear microphonics and secondary loss of otoacoustic emissions,” Audiology, vol. 38, no. 4, pp. 187–195, 1999.
- G. Rance, B. Cone-Wesson, J. Wunderlich, and R. Dowell, “Speech perception and cortical event related potentials in children with auditory neuropathy,” Ear and Hearing, vol. 23, no. 3, pp. 239–253, 2002.
- C. I. Berlin, T. Morlet, and L. J. Hood, “Auditory neuropathy/dyssynchrony its diagnosis and management,” Pediatric Clinics of North America, vol. 50, no. 2, pp. 331–340, 2003.
- F. G. Zeng, S. Oba, S. Garde, Y. Sininger, and A. Starr, “Temporal and speech processing deficits in auditory neuropathy,” NeuroReport, vol. 10, no. 16, pp. 3429–3435, 1999.
- Q. J. Fu and R. V. Shannon, “Effects of amplitude nonlinearity on phoneme recognition by cochlear implant users and normal-hearing listeners,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 104, no. 5, pp. 2570–2577, 1998.
- F. Apoux, N. Tribut, X. Debruille, and C. Lorenzi, “Identification of envelope-expanded sentences in normal-hearing and hearing-impaired listeners,” Hearing Research, vol. 189, no. 1-2, pp. 13–24, 2004.
- M. A. Picheny, N. I. Durlach, and L. D. Braida, “Speaking clearly for the hard of hearing. I. Intelligibility differences between clear and conversational speech,” Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, vol. 28, no. 1, pp. 96–103, 1985.
- M. A. Picheny, N. I. Durlach, and L. D. Braida, “Speaking clearly for the hard of hearing. II: acoustic characteristics of clear and conversational speech,” Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, vol. 29, no. 4, pp. 434–446, 1986.
- J. C. Krause and L. D. Braida, “Acoustic properties of naturally produced clear speech at normal speaking rates,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 115, no. 1, pp. 362–378, 2004.
- F. G. Zeng and S. Liu, “Speech perception in individuals with auditory neuropathy,” Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, vol. 49, no. 2, pp. 367–380, 2006.
- A. Starr, D. McPherson, J. Patterson et al., “Absence of both auditory evoked potentials and auditory percepts dependent on timing cues,” Brain, vol. 114, no. 3, pp. 1157–1180, 1991.
- R. Drullman, J. M. Festen, and R. Plomp, “Effect of temporal envelope smearing on speech reception,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 95, no. 2, pp. 1053–1064, 1994.
- V. K. Narne and C. S. Vanaja, “Effect of envelope enhancement on speech perception in individuals with auditory neuropathy,” Ear and Hearing, vol. 29, no. 1, pp. 45–53, 2008.
- G. Rance, C. McKay, and D. Grayden, “Perceptual characterization of children with auditory neuropathy,” Ear and Hearing, vol. 25, no. 1, pp. 34–46, 2004.
- F. G. Zeng, Y. Y. Kong, H. J. Michalewski, and A. Starr, “Perceptual consequences of disrupted auditory nerve activity,” Journal of Neurophysiology, vol. 93, no. 6, pp. 3050–3063, 2005.
- A. Yathiraj and C. S. Vijayalakshmi, Auditory Memory Test. A Test Developed at the Department of Audiology, All India Institute of Speech and Hearing, Mysore, India, 2005.
- American National Standards Institute, “Specification for audiometers,” Tech. Rep. ANSI S3.6-1996, American National Standards Institute, New York, NY, USA, 1996.
- American National Standards Institute, “Maximum permissible ambient noise for audiometric rooms,” Tech. Rep. ANSI S3.1-1999, American National Standards Institute, New York, NY, USA, 1999.
- J. R. Dubno and H. Levitt, “Predicting consonant confusions from acoustic analysis,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 69, no. 1, pp. 249–261, 1981.
- B. W. Y. Hornsby and T. A. Ricketts, “The effects of hearing loss on the contribution of high- and low-frequency speech information to speech understanding. II. Sloping hearing loss,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 119, no. 3, pp. 1752–1763, 2006.
- Y. Sininger and S. Oba, “Patients with AN: who are they and what can they hear?” in AN: A New Perspective on Hearing Disorders, Y. Sininger and A. Starr, Eds., pp. 15–35, Singular-Thomson Learning, San Diego, Calif, USA, 2001.