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Musical Experience and the Aging Auditory System: Implications for Cognitive Abilities and Hearing Speech in Noise

  • Alexandra Parbery-Clark,

    Affiliations: Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America, Communication Sciences, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Dana L. Strait,

    Affiliations: Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America, Institute for Neuroscience, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Samira Anderson,

    Affiliations: Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America, Communication Sciences, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Emily Hittner,

    Affiliation: Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Nina Kraus mail

    nkraus@northwestern.edu

    Affiliations: Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America, Communication Sciences, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America, Institute for Neuroscience, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America, Departments of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America, Otolaryngology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Published: May 11, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0018082

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 25 Aug 2011 at 13:07 GMT

The following articles represent some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Irish Times
Title: “Health gem - The Irish Times - Tue, May 17, 2011”
http://www.irishtimes.com...

Publication: Discovery News
Title: “Music Guards Against Auditory Signs of Aging : Discovery News”
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Publication: Belfast Telegraph
Title: “Musicians 'have less hearing loss' - Offbeat, Breaking News - Belfasttelegraph.co.uk”
http://www.belfasttelegra...

Publication: Times of India
Title: “Music can offset effects of ageing - The Times of India”
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Publication: Telegraph
Title: “Musical training boosts memory and hearing - Telegraph”
http://www.telegraph.co.u...

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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 02 Sep 2011 at 15:04 GMT

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Publication: NPR
Title: “How Music May Help Ward Off Hearing Loss As We Age : Shots - Health Blog : NPR”
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