staggered spondaic word test

staggered spondaic word test

a test of central auditory pathway integrity in which spondaic words are presented dichotically.

stag·ger·ed spon·da·ic word test

(stag'ĕrd spon-dā'ik wŏrd test)
A measurement of central auditory pathway integrity in which spondaic (i.e., a word with equal stress on both long syllables) words are presented dichotically.
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Similarly, relative to the control group, a greater proportion of the blast-exposed group had abnormal performance in one or both ears on a measure of auditory temporal resolution (Gaps-In-Noise Test) [22] (39% vs 3%), on a test of binaural processing (masking level difference) [23-24] (33% vs 3%), and on a measure of speech segregation and competing speech (Staggered Spondaic Word Test [SSW]) (44% vs 3%).
Legenda: ASPA = Avaliacao Simplificada do Processamento Auditivo; TPD = Teste Padrao de Duracao; TPF = Teste Padrao de Frequencia; RGDT = Random Gap Detection Test; FR = Fala com Ruido; FF = Fala Filtrada; DNV = Dicotico nao-verbal; DCV = Dicotico Consoante-vogal; DD = Dicotico de Digitos; SSW = Staggered Spondaic Word Test; GIN = Gaps in Noise e TDAH = Transtorno de Deficit de Atencao e Hiperatividade.