NIDCD


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National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders

 
an institute of the national institutes of health that conducts and supports biomedical research and research training on normal mechanisms as well as diseases and disorders of hearing, balance, smell, taste, voice, speech, and language.

NIDCD

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders.
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This research was supported by the Intramural Research Program of NIH, NIDCD (Z1A-000046-18), the National Institute of Mental Health's Rodent Behavioral Core, and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Animal MRI Core.
Aphasia as a result of a neurological event most often affects those who are middle-aged or older, but can affect anyone at any age (NIDCD, 2010).
(4.) Based on calculations by NIDCD Epidemiology and Statistics Program staff using data collected by (1) the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) annually for number of persons who have ever used a hearing aid [numerator], and (2) periodic NHANES hearing exams for representative samples of the U.S.
Homepage of National Institute of Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD).
National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD).
Researchers in the voice, speech, and language branch of the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) at the National Institutes of Health have used functional magnetic resonance imaging to study the brain activity of rappers when they are a[euro]oefreestylinga[euro] -- spontaneously improvising lyrics in real time.
For the study, researchers at the University of Cincinnati (UC) and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center work together with the National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Kentucky.
James Battey, director of the NIDCD, said: "For hundreds of years, the cause of stuttering remained a mystery for researchers and health care professionals alike, not to mention people who stutter and their families.
(4.) NIDCD. Sound Ruler, Text-Only Version [website].
I also checked the website of the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), part of the US National Institutes of Health, to understand how loud a sound must be to cause permanent hearing loss.
Dallas, TX, September 01, 2010 --(PR.com)-- MicroTransponder, Inc., a privately-held medical device company, announced that it has been awarded a $1.7M SBIR grant from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) to develop a neurostimulation-based therapy for the treatment of Tinnitus.
Figure 1: Number of NIH Training (T) Grants Funded in 2006 (N = 2,370), by Institute According to CRISP NIDDK 257 NIMH 194 NCI 185 NICHD 146 NIA 83 CDC 67 NIDA 62 NIAAA 30 AHRQ 27 SAMSHA 0 NIGMS 380 NHLBI 277 NIAID 192 NINDS 73 NIEHS 66 NCRR 61 NIAMS 56 NIDCD 33 NIE 31 NIBIB 30 NIDCR 28 NCMHD 24 NINR 23 NLM 19 NHGRI 18 NCAAM 8 Note: CRISP includes projects funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services (SAMHSA), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Agency for Health Care Research and Quality (AHRQ), and Office of Assistant Secretary of Health (OASH); in fiscal year 2006 or 2007, HRSA, John E.