Spondee Speech Recognition Threshold
SRT, speech reception threshold, speech recognition threshold.
To evaluate for hearing loss related to speech discrepancies.
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.
- Normal spondee threshold of about 6 to 10 dB (decibels) of the normal pure-tone threshold with 50% of the words presented being correctly repeated at the appropriate intensity (see study titled “Audiometry, Hearing Loss”).
- Normal speech recognition with 90% to 100% of the words presented being correctly repeated at an appropriate intensity.
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Van Leeuwen, Anne M., and Mickey Lynn. Bladh. "Spondee Speech Recognition Threshold." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425162/all/Spondee_Speech_Recognition_Threshold.
Van Leeuwen AMA, Bladh MLM. Spondee Speech Recognition Threshold. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425162/all/Spondee_Speech_Recognition_Threshold. Accessed June 3, 2023.
Van Leeuwen, A. M., & Bladh, M. L. (2017). Spondee Speech Recognition Threshold. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests (7th ed.). F.A. Davis Company. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425162/all/Spondee_Speech_Recognition_Threshold
Van Leeuwen AMA, Bladh MLM. Spondee Speech Recognition Threshold [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2023 June 03]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425162/all/Spondee_Speech_Recognition_Threshold.
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