Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder

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What is the definition of Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder?

Auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder (ANSD) is a rare condition that can affect a person's ability to hear. Although sounds enter the inner ear normally, signals from the inner ear to the brain are not transmitted properly. As a result, the condition may be associated with mild to severe heari ...

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What are the alternative names for Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder?

  • Auditory dys-synchrony
  • Auditory neuropathy
  • Auditory dyssynchrony
  • ANSD

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Isabelle Peretz
Montreal, QC, CA
David R. Moore
Manchester, ENG, GB
Barbara Tillmann
Lyon, 84, FR
Martin Ptok
Hannover, NI, DE

Latest Research

Latest Advance
  • Condition: Temporal Patterning Deficits
  • Journal: International journal of audiology
  • Treatment Used: Deficit-Specific Auditory Training Program
  • Number of Patients: 10
  • Published —
This study evaluated the effects of a targeted auditory training program as a remediation approach for children diagnosed with a temporal patterning disorder.
Latest Advance
  • Condition: Students with Auditory Processing Disorders and Poor School Performance
  • Journal: CoDAS
  • Treatment Used: Auditory Training
  • Number of Patients: 18
  • Published —
This study investigated the effectiveness of auditory training in students with auditory processing disorders and poor school performance using the software Programa de Escuta no Ruído (PER), which addresses auditory processing skills, specifically listening in noise.
Latest Advance
  • Condition: Children With Auditory Processing Disorder
  • Journal: International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology
  • Treatment Used: dichotic training
  • Number of Patients: 12
  • Published —
The purpose of the study was to compare the efficacy of differential interaural intensity difference and dichotic offset training in resolving dichotic listening disorders.

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trial
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Study Type: Behavioral
  • Participants: 30
  • Start Date: September 1, 2018
The Listening Project at the ADD Centre and Biofeedback Institute of Toronto
Clinical Trial
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Study Type: Other
  • Participants: 30
  • Start Date: October 6, 2016
Basic Auditory Processing and Acoustico-verbal Hallucinations: a Pathophysiological Study