Development of a screening test for speech discrimination ability

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dc.contributor.advisor Hemeyer, Thomas F. en_US
dc.contributor.author Craig, Richard K., 1944- en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-06-03T19:30:36Z
dc.date.available 2011-06-03T19:30:36Z
dc.date.created 1971 en_US
dc.date.issued 1971
dc.identifier LD2489.Z72 1971 .C73 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/handle/180350
dc.description.abstract The main purpose of this research was to develop a screening test for speech discrimination ability. Twenty-five of the most difficult CID W-22 words were chosen for the material. These words were presented live voice without a carrier phrase, recorded with a carrier phrase, and recorded without a carrier phrase. These scores were then compared to the CID 4-22 score, Two groups of twenty subjects were tested: one group of normal hearing young adults and one group of subjects with sensors-neural hearing losses.All three experimental versions of the screening test yield a valid indication of the listener's speech discrimination ability. Any listener scoring 80% or better on the screening test has essentially normal discrimination ability.
dc.format.extent iii, 51 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm. en_US
dc.source Virtual Press en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Audiometry. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Speech perception. en_US
dc.title Development of a screening test for speech discrimination ability en_US
dc.description.degree Thesis (M.A.)
dc.identifier.cardcat-url http://liblink.bsu.edu/catkey/414825 en_US


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