May/June 2018 - Volume 39 - Issue 3

  • Brenda M. Ryals, PhD
  • 0196-0202
  • 1538-4667
  • 6 issues / year
  • Otorhinolaryngology 5/42
    Audiology & Speech Language Pathology 3/25
  • 2.842

Heritability of Age-Related Hearing Loss in Middle-Aged and Elderly Chinese: A Population-Based Twin Study

Objectives: The heritability of age-related hearing loss has been studied mostly in developed countries. The authors aimed to estimate the heritability of bet...

Effects of Amplification and Hearing Aid Experience on the Contribution of Specific Frequency Bands to Loudness

Objectives: The primary aim of this study is to describe the effect of hearing aid amplification on the contribution of specific frequency bands to overall lo...

How Do Hearing Aid Owners Respond to Hearing Aid Problems?

Background: Although hearing aids can improve hearing and communication, problems that arise following the acquisition of hearing aids can result in their dis...

Informational Masking Effects on Neural Encoding of Stimulus Onset and Acoustic Change

Objective: Recent investigations using cortical auditory evoked potentials have shown masker-dependent effects on sensory cortical processing of speech inform...

Association Between Vestibular Vertigo and Motor Vehicle Accidents: Data From the 2016 National Health Interview Survey

Recent evidence has shown that individuals with vestibular impairment have higher rates of self-reported driving difficulty compared with individuals without ve...

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Current Issue Highlights

Evidence-Based Occupational Hearing Screening I: Modeling the Effects of Real-World Noise Environments on the Likelihood of Effective Speech Communication

Soli, Sigfrid D.; Giguère, Christian; Laroche, Chantal; More

Ear and Hearing. 39(3):436-448, May/June 2018.

Effects of Cerebral Blood Flow and Vessel Conditions on Speech Recognition in Patients With Postlingual Adult Cochlear Implant: Predictable Factors for the Efficacy of Cochlear Implant

Ishino, Takashi; Ragaee, Mahmoud Ali; Maruhashi, Tatsuya; More

Ear and Hearing. 39(3):540-547, May/June 2018.