Melanie A Ferguson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nottingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Communication, listening, cognitive and speech perception skills in children with auditory processing disorder (APD) or Specific Language Impairment (SLI)
    Melanie A Ferguson
    Medical Research Council Institute of Hearing Research Clinical Section, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 54:211-27. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Training speech-in-noise perception in mainstream school children
    Kerri E Millward
    MRC Institute of Hearing Research, University Park, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, United Kingdom
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 75:1408-17. 2011
  3. pmc Efficacy of individual computer-based auditory training for people with hearing loss: a systematic review of the evidence
    Helen Henshaw
    NIHR Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Unit, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e62836. 2013
  4. pmc Benefits of phoneme discrimination training in a randomized controlled trial of 50- to 74-year-olds with mild hearing loss
    Melanie A Ferguson
    1National Institute for Health Research Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Unit, Nottingham, United Kingdom 2Medical Research Council Institute of Hearing Research, Nottingham, United Kingdom and 3Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Ear Hear 35:e110-21. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Development of auditory processing in 6- to 11-yr-old children
    David R Moore
    MRC Institute of Hearing Research, University Park, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Ear Hear 32:269-85. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessment of children with suspected auditory processing disorder: a factor analysis study
    Ansar U Ahmmed
    1Lancashire Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Preston, United Kingdom 2University of Newcastle, United Kingdom 3NIHR National Biomedical Research, Nottingham, United Kingdom 4University of Manchester, United Kingdom 5MRC Institute of Hearing Research, Nottingham, United Kingdom 6Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Ear Hear 35:295-305. 2014
  7. pmc Computer skills and internet use in adults aged 50-74 years: influence of hearing difficulties
    Helen Henshaw
    NIHR National Biomedical Research Unit in Hearing, School of Clinical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    J Med Internet Res 14:e113. 2012

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Communication, listening, cognitive and speech perception skills in children with auditory processing disorder (APD) or Specific Language Impairment (SLI)
    Melanie A Ferguson
    Medical Research Council Institute of Hearing Research Clinical Section, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 54:211-27. 2011
    ..The primary aim was to identify whether there were differences between these characteristics in children with SLI or APD...
  2. doi request reprint Training speech-in-noise perception in mainstream school children
    Kerri E Millward
    MRC Institute of Hearing Research, University Park, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, United Kingdom
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 75:1408-17. 2011
    ..The aim of this experiment was to assess if sentence-in-noise perception could be improved using simpler auditory training stimuli...
  3. pmc Efficacy of individual computer-based auditory training for people with hearing loss: a systematic review of the evidence
    Helen Henshaw
    NIHR Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Unit, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e62836. 2013
    ..Auditory training involves active listening to auditory stimuli and aims to improve performance in auditory tasks. As such, auditory training is a potential intervention for the management of people with hearing loss...
  4. pmc Benefits of phoneme discrimination training in a randomized controlled trial of 50- to 74-year-olds with mild hearing loss
    Melanie A Ferguson
    1National Institute for Health Research Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Unit, Nottingham, United Kingdom 2Medical Research Council Institute of Hearing Research, Nottingham, United Kingdom and 3Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Ear Hear 35:e110-21. 2014
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  5. doi request reprint Development of auditory processing in 6- to 11-yr-old children
    David R Moore
    MRC Institute of Hearing Research, University Park, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Ear Hear 32:269-85. 2011
    ..This study also informs choices on the selection of tests for clinical evaluation of hearing and listening (e.g., for auditory processing disorder)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessment of children with suspected auditory processing disorder: a factor analysis study
    Ansar U Ahmmed
    1Lancashire Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Preston, United Kingdom 2University of Newcastle, United Kingdom 3NIHR National Biomedical Research, Nottingham, United Kingdom 4University of Manchester, United Kingdom 5MRC Institute of Hearing Research, Nottingham, United Kingdom 6Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Ear Hear 35:295-305. 2014
    ..This would facilitate greater understanding of the nature of listening difficulties, thus further helping with characterizing APD and designing multimodal test batteries to diagnose APD...
  7. pmc Computer skills and internet use in adults aged 50-74 years: influence of hearing difficulties
    Helen Henshaw
    NIHR National Biomedical Research Unit in Hearing, School of Clinical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    J Med Internet Res 14:e113. 2012
    ..Although PC skill and Internet use by demographic factors have been examined previously, data do not currently exist that examine the effects of hearing difficulties on PC skill or Internet use in older adults...