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The EU Physical Agents Directive on Noise, which will be implemented into UK law in February 2006, will reduce noise action levels drastically. Under the new regulations, many more industries, which have so far not been associated with high noise levels such as restaurants and call centres, will have to assess the noise levels in their businesses and monitor their employees' hearing according to HSE guidelines.This practical guide gives occupational... more...
This volume contains the papers presented at the 15th International Symposium on Hearing (ISH), which was held at the Hotel Regio, Santa Marta de Tormes, Salamanca, Spain, between 1st and 5th June 2009. Since its inception in 1969, this Symposium has been a forum of excellence for debating the neurophysiological basis of auditory perception, with computational models as tools to test and unify physiological and perceptual theories. Every paper in this... more...
Endoscopic techniques have revolutionized many surgical specialties and allowed the gradual development of new, minimally invasive procedures. Otology is no exception. The aim of Endoscopic Ear Surgery is to explore the role of endoscopy in the evolution of otologic surgery, and to introduce the surgeon to basic and advanced endoscopic ear surgery techniques. Rich with color images, the book also serves as an atlas of temporal bone anatomy and... more...
This volume combines the classical fields of perception research with the major theoretical attitudes of today's research, distinguishing between experience- versus performance-related approaches, transformational versus interactional approaches, and approaches that rely on the processing versus discovery of information. Perception is separated into two parts. The first part deals with basic processes and mechanisms, and discusses early vision and... more...
Since its first publication in 1974, the Color Atlas of ENT Diagnosis has established itself as an essential overview of ENT, brilliantly illustrated with a wealth of high-quality color photographs. Now in its fourth edition at Thieme, the Flexibook has been updated to cover the latest developments in areas such as nasal endoscopy and digital hearing aids. The concise text is divided into five main sections - examination, ear, nose,... more...
Das Arbeitsbuch zur neuropsychologischen Befunderhebung: Jetzt vollständig überarbeitet und dem aktuellen Stand der Neuropsychologie und dem veränderten Selbstverständnis der Ergotherapie angepasst! Ergotherapeuten bietet es in der Arbeit mit hirngeschädigten Patienten eine praxisorientierte Anleitung zur klar strukturierten Befunderhebung und Dokumentation von Hirnleistungsstörungen, auch speziell in Alltagssituationen. Nach einführenden... more...
In this volume, the communicative and neuropsychological correlates of daily interactions are discussed. The predominant account on explaining the construction of meaning by humans is the inter-relational perspective, that postulates an intentional convergence of meaning arising as a consequence of the active exchanges between people. The neural correlates of communication were illustrated in the light of new empirical results, considering the main... more...
Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies: Effects on Speech and Resonance is the only book of its kind that covers both oral and facial anomalies and cleft palate. Designed as a how-to guide for the practicing clinician, this book emphasizes what students, clinicians new to this population, and any member of a cleft palate team need to know in the workplace. It includes information on common craniofacial anomalies, associated anomalies, and genetic... more...
Voice Therapy: Clinical Case Studies, now in its fourth edition, has been extensively revised and updated and is replete with new clinical case examples of voice therapy techniques from master clinicians in the field. Through concise patient histories, pre- and post-treatment evaluations, and tailored therapeutic approaches, this classic text addresses assessment, management, as well as treatment and therapy approaches for a range of voice disorders... more...
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