Karen Ann Gordon
Affiliation: University of Toronto
- Gordon K, Salloum C, Toor G, Van Hoesel R, Papsin B. Binaural interactions develop in the auditory brainstem of children who are deaf: effects of place and level of bilateral electrical stimulation. J Neurosci. 2012;32:4212-23 pubmed publisher..In summary, bilateral CI stimulation is processed by the developing human auditory brainstem leading to perceptual changes in sound location and potentially improving hearing for children who are deaf...
- Gordon K, Wong D, Papsin B. Bilateral input protects the cortex from unilaterally-driven reorganization in children who are deaf. Brain. 2013;136:1609-25 pubmed publisher..These results indicate for the first time that there is a sensitive period for bilateral auditory input in human development with implications for functional hearing...