Voice gender discrimination provides a measure of more than pitch-related perception in cochlear implant users

Conclusions: VGD measured with selected stimulus sets might be useful for assessing not only pitch-related perception, but also spectral and temporal processing by individual CI users. In addition to improvements in spectral resolution and modulation detection, the improvement in higher modulation frequency discrimination might be particularly important for CI users in noisy environments.

from the International Journal of Audiology

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