Argues that some speech perception test materials lack the sensitivity to be accurate measures of listeners' ability to perceive speech in realistic listening situations, especially if the tests are conducted in an environment for which they were not designed. A warning and guide for professional and student audiologists. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, ORThe Monosyllable-TrocheeSpondee Test (MTS, Erber aamp; Alencewicz, 1976) presents words differing in duration and stress: monosyllables, trochees ( twosyllable words with stress on the first syllable), and spondees (two-syllable words withanbsp;...
|Title||:||Audiologic Evaluation and Management and Speech Perception Assessment|
|Author||:||Lisa Lucks Mendel, Jeffrey L. Danhauer|
|Publisher||:||Singular - 1997-01-01|