Semin Hear 2011; 32(2): 189-195
DOI: 10.1055/s-0031-1277241
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Hearing Aids for Children with Auditory Processing Disorders?

Francis Kuk1
  • 1Widex Hearing Aid Company, USA, Office of Research in Clinical Amplification, Lisle, Illinois
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Publication Date:
18 July 2011 (online)


This article provides a review of the rationale for using hearing aids with children diagnosed with auditory processing disorders (APD). In addition, it summarizes the results of a study that considered how hearing aids may be configured to meet the needs of children with APD.


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Francis KukPh.D. 

Widex Hearing Aid Company, USA, Office of Research in Clinical Amplification

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