Frequency discrimination and literacy skills in children with mild to moderate sensorineural hearing loss
It has been suggested that specific reading disability (SRD) may be attributable to an impaired ability to perceive spectral differences between sounds that leads to a deficit in frequency discrimination and subsequent problems with language and literacy. The objective of the present study was threefold. We aimed to (a) determine whether children with mild to moderate sensorineural hearing loss were impaired in their ability to discriminate frequency, (b) assess the extent to which any such d...Expand abstract
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Citation: Halliday, L.F.& Bishop, D.V.M. (2005) Frequency discrimination and literacy skills in children with mild to moderate sensorineural hearing loss. Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing Research, 48 (5), 1187-1203.
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