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A probe into problems and life effects in auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder using the ICF classification

Gayathri Kalarikkal1, G. K. Jayasree1, Malavika Puthiyadam1 , Abdul Bahis, K. V. Nisha1 , Prashanth Prabhu1 1Department of Audiology, All India Institute of Speech and Hearing, Mysore, India Individuals with ANSD show multi-faceted ramifications of the disorder which spans many facets of life (emotional, personal and other health related issues) that are not readily apparent …

Individual variability in speech recognition with age: Isolating different aspects of sensorineural hearing loss

Sarineh Keshishzadeh1, Heleen Van Der Biest2, Sarah Verhulst11Dept. of Information Technology, Ghent University, 9000 Ghent, Belgium2Dept. of Rehabilitation Sciences–Audiology, Ghent University, 9000 Ghent, Belgium Even though age-induced cochlear synaptopathy (CS) has been demonstrated in rodent and human temporal bones, it remains challenging to determine whether this pathology causes speech intelligibility declines. Difficulties in studying the …

Investigating the role of high spontaneous rate fibers in cochlear synaptopathy

Pernille Holtegaard1, Mercedes C. Duvig1, Teresa M. C. Gallo1 , Bastian Epp11Hearing Systems Section, Department of Health Technology, Technical University of Denmark, DK-2800, Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark ​Cochlear synaptopathy (CS) has been suggested to predominantly target low spontaneous rate (SR) fibers. The majority of research in CS hypothesize deficits at supra-threshold levels in accordance with this …

Effect of non-traumatic noise exposure on unvoiced speech recognition: cochlear synaptopathy in human listeners?

Mengchao Zhang1, Richard Stern2, Deborah Moncrieff3, Bharath Chandrasekaran4, Catherine Palmer4, Christopher Brown41School of Psychology, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom2Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, United States of America3School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Memphis, Memphis, United States of America4Department of Communication Science and Disorders, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, United …