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Au cours du Congrès des Audioprothésistes qui s’est déroulé en avril 2015, j’ai eu l’occasion de rencontrer un confrère intéressé par les listes du test phonétique en langue espagnole car lui-même parle l’espagnol et certains de ses patients le parle en tant que langue maternelle.

LAFON 55A THE PRIMARY HEARING (road to language) part 15

I will inevitably get to use the term “language” in the duality of its meaning: language as a system of words used in conventional ways for communication, and language as the production of sounds by the vocal apparatus leading to speech. Can both meanings be considered as analogue? As you would expect, the answer is: […]

LAFON 53A THE PRIMARY HEARING (road to language) part 13

“What is hearing? The capacity to hear, the reception of auditory phenomena, hearing is the combination of the reception of an information – physically translated from initial acoustic waves of various intensities – and its transcription into a so-called nerve signal that is then integrated by assimilation to a structure that we became aware of […]

LAFON 52A THE PRIMARY HEARING (road to language) part 12

The recruitment list elaborated by Professor J.C. LAFON (a word recognition score specific to the recruitment phenomenon) comes together with the cochlear list, as they both provide targeted information about the cochlea. Indeed, the recruitment list is the logical follow-up of the cochlear list in the particular cases of « distorted spatial perceptions » and « severely distorted […]