As the JAAA editors along with our editorial team, we are proud to announce new Fast Track content for JAAA, as of October 2, 2019. We are working diligently to publish ahead of print. We strive for a two-month turnaround on articles from acceptance to digital publication. Plan to see more of these announcements about content updates each month.
- Subjective Age in the Oldest Old: What is the Association with Disability and Sensory Impairment?
Authors: Sarah Schroyen, Céline Meillon, Manon Marquet et al
- Application of Digital Remote Wireless Microphone Technology in Single-Sided Deaf Cochlear Implant Recipients
Authors: Thomas Wesarg, Yvonne Stelzig, Dan Hilgert-Becker et al
- An Exploratory Step Toward Measuring the ‘Meaning of Life’ in Patients with Tinnitus and in Cochlear Implant Users
Authors: Richard Tyler, Ann Perreau, Anne-Mette Mohr et al
- How Does Quality of Life Relate to Auditory Abilities? A Subitem Analysis of the Nijmegen Cochlear Implant Questionnaire
Authors: Kara J. Vasil, Jessica Lewis, Terrin Tamati et al
- High- and Low-Performing Adult Cochlear Implant Users on High-Variability Sentence Recognition: Differences in Auditory Spectral Resolution and Neurocognitive Functioning
Authors: Terrin N. Tamati, Christin Ray, Kara J. Vasil et al
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Gary Jacobson, PhD, is the editor-in-chief of the Journal of the American Academy of Audiology. Devin McCaslin, PhD, is the deputy editor-in-chief of the Journal of the American Academy of Audiology.
If you have a dog or cat, you’ve probably seen their ears moving toward an interesting or startling sound. For professional equestrians, watching the ears of their horse allows them to gauge their shifting attention. Humans still have these same muscles, and even more interesting is their relationship to our brain and how we pay attention. …
Tai Chi is not just for increasing balance; it may also help improve cognitive performance. In a recent randomized controlled trial, study participants who practiced a form of Tai Chi twice a week for six months improved their scores on the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) when compared to a control group (Fuzhong et al, 2023)….
The majority of people are familiar with earthquakes, but there is another phenomenon that is not nearly as predictable, and louder—skyquakes. Skyquakes are enigmatic sounds, typically described as a very loud boom or trumpet-sounding noise that has no apparent cause and seems to come from the sky. Their sound is like distant, but very loud, thunder with…