Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory


OVERVIEW

Aging and the Brain

 

Nina Kraus

McKnight Brain Institute Lecture - 2013
Music, the Brain and Aging

publications

Kraus N, Anderson S. (2014) Better speech processing in smaller amplitudes. Hearing Journal. 67(3): 48.

Anderson S, White-Schwoch T, Choi H J, Kraus N. (2014) Partial maintenance of auditory-based cognitive training benefits in older adults. Neuropsychologia. 62:286-296

Kraus N & White-Schwoch T. (2014) Music training: Lifelong investment to protect the brain from aging and hearing loss. Acoustics Australia. 42(2): 117-123.

Kraus N, Anderson S. (2014) Bigger is not better: Effects of hearing loss on central processing. Hearing Journal. 67.

Anderson S, White-Schwoch T, Choi H J, Kraus N. (2013) Training changes processing of speech cues in older adults with hearing loss. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience. 7(97): 1-9

Kraus N, Anderson S. (2013) The auditory-cognitive system: To screen or not to screen. Hearing Journal. 66(7): 36.

Kraus, N. (2013). 20Q: Noise, aging and the brain - how experience and training can improve communication. AudiologyOnline, Article 11990. Retrieved from: http://www.audiologyonline.com/

Anderson S, Parbery-Clark A, White-Schwoch T, Drehobl S, Kraus N. (2013) Effects of hearing loss on the subcortical representation of speech cues. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 133(5): 3030-3038

Kraus N, Anderson S. (2013) In older adults, the brain can still be trained to hear in noise. Hearing Journal. 66(5): 32.

Parbery-Clark A, Anderson S, Kraus N. (2013) Musicians change their tune: how hearing loss alters the neural code. Hearing Research. 302: 121-131.

Anderson S, Kraus N. Auditory training: Evidence for neural plasticity in older adults. SIG 6, Perspectives on Hearing and Hearing Disorders: Research and Diagnostics. 17(2013): 37-57.

Anderson S, White-Schwoch T, Parbery-Clark A, Kraus N. (2013) A dynamic auditory-cognitive system supports speech-in-noise perception in older adults. Hearing Research. 300: 18-32.

Anderson S, White-Schwoch T, Parbery-Clark A, Kraus N. (2013) Reversal of age-related neural timing delays with training. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 110(11) 4357-4362.

Kraus N, Anderson S. (2013) Music training: An antidote for aging? Hearing Journal. 66(3): 52.

Parbery-Clark A, Anderson S, Hittner E, Kraus N. (2012) Musical experience strengthens the neural representation of sounds important for communication in middle-aged adults. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience. 4(30): 1-12.

Anderson S, Kraus N. (2013) The potential role of the cABR in assessment and management of hearing impairment. International Journal of Otolaryngology.

Kraus N, Anderson S. (2012) cABR may improve hearing aid outcomes. Hearing Journal. 65(11): 56.

Anderson S, Parbery-Clark A, White-Schwoch T, Kraus N. (2012) Aging affects neural precision of speech encoding. Journal of Neuroscience. 32(41):14156 –14164.

Anderson S, Parbery-Clark A, White-Schwoch T, Kraus N. (2013) Auditory brainstem response to complex sounds predicts self-reported speech-in-noise performance. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research. 56(1): 31-43.

Parbery-Clark A, Anderson S, Hittner E, Kraus N. (2012) Musical experience offsets age-related delays in neural timing. Neurobiology of Aging. 33: 1483.e1–1483.e4

Parbery-Clark A, Strait DL, Anderson S, Hittner E, Kraus N. (2011) Musical experience and the aging auditory system: Implications for cognitive abilities and hearing speech in noise. PLoS ONE 6(5): e18082. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0018082

Anderson S, Parbery-Clark A, Yi H, Kraus N. (2011) A neural basis of speech-in-noise perception in older adults. Ear and Hearing. 32(6): 750-757.

Johnson KL, Nicol T, Kraus N. (2008) Developmental plasticity in the human auditory brainstem. Journal of Neuroscience. 28(15): 4000-4007.