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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00400413
: November 16, 2006
Last Update Posted
: August 30, 2011
University Hospital, Strasbourg, France
Institut National de la Santé Et de la Recherche Médicale, France
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, France
The aim of the research is to investigate phonological processing in deafness and to examine its influence on the neuroanatomy of reading.The basic hypothesis is that insofar as the ability to read is closely related to the ability to segment and represent speech units, the neuroanatomy of reading in deaf would be different from the one of hearing readers.
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