The impact of spoken language competency for the speech comprehension of early deafened adults with cochlar implant

Alexandros Giourgas, Anke Lesinski-Schiedat & Thomas Lenarz
Introduction: In early deafened patients, it is challenging to precisely predict the benefit after cochlear implantation when it comes to open speech understanding. In the present retrospective study we investigated the influence of the spoken language competency in this group of patients on their speech[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]