Older Adults Expend More Listening Effort Than Young Adults Recognizing Speech in Noise

Conclusions: Older adults require more processing resources to understand speech in noise. Dual-task measures and subjective ratings tap different aspects of listening effort.

from the Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research

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