Sökning: "deafness"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 37 uppsatser innehållade ordet deafness.

  1. 1. Röstkvalitet och prosodiska aspekter hos postlingualt döva vuxna med cochleaimplantat

    Magister-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för neurovetenskap och fysiologi

    Författare :Johanna Mörck; Amanda Danielsson; [2021-02-03]
    Nyckelord :cochleaimplantat; postlingual dövhet; röstkvalitet; prosodiska aspekter; vuxna.; cochlear implants; postlingual deafness; voice quality; prosodic aspects; adults.;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this study was to investigate whether there was any difference in voice quality and some prosodic aspects in a group of postlingually deaf adults with cochlear implants compared to a control group with normal hearing. A total of 42 participants, evenly distributed in a matched experimental and control group, was included. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Evaluating Speech-to-Text Systems and AR-glasses : A study to develop a potential assistive device for people with hearing impairments

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Uppsala universitet/Avdelningen för visuell information och interaktion; Uppsala universitet/Avdelningen för visuell information och interaktion

    Författare :Siri Eksvärd; Julia Falk; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Augmented Reality; Legibility; Readability; Speech-to-Text; User experience; Head-mounted displays; Assistive device; Hearing Impairments;

    Sammanfattning : Suffering from a hearing impairment or deafness has major consequences on the individual's social life. Today, there exist various aids, but there are some challenges with these, like availability, reliability and high cognitive load when the user trying to focus on both the aid and the surrounding context. LÄS MER


    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för neurovetenskap och fysiologi

    Författare :Anna Rödin; Shana Ayoub; [2020-09-16]
    Nyckelord :nyanlända; döva; barn; ungdomar; mottagande; hörselpedagog; hörselteam; migrants; deaf; children; adolescents; reception; hearing team; hearing educator;

    Sammanfattning : Purpose: The purpose of this interview study is to investigate how deaf migrant children/ adolescents and their families are received by hearing teams for children and youth within the hearing services in a Swedish region called Västra Götaland. The aim is also to get a clearer picture of what their need for support looks like. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Lassa fever epidemic outbreak causing maternal mortality on pregnant women : A statistical and systematic review on prevalence and occurrence of maternal mortality in Nigeria

    Magister-uppsats, Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för naturvetenskap, miljö och teknik

    Författare :Joy Offor; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Lassa fever; endemic occurrence in Nigeria; viral haemorrhagic fever; pregnant women and mortality in Nigeria;

    Sammanfattning : Introduction/background: Epidemics of infectious diseases (ID) are re-occurring now more often and spreads faster into many different parts of the world due to globalization. The increasing evidence of climate change and man-made events have shown impacts to increase the emergency and re-emerging of animal- borne IDs. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Utveckling av en kroppsburen taktil hörenhet

    Kandidat-uppsats, Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap och fysik (from 2013)

    Författare :Anton Mellgren; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Design; taktil hörsel; formgivning; produktutveckling; designprocess;

    Sammanfattning : The report “User adaptation of tactile hearing aids” written by Anton Mellgren describes a product development project in the course: Bachelor thesis for the engineering program innovation technology and design MSGC12 at Karlstad University. The work follows the product development process in the phases project planning, feasibility study, specification, concept generation, concept selection, construction and project completion have been completed. LÄS MER