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Mendel, L.L. & Owen, S.R. (2011). A study of recorded versus live voice word recognition. International Journal of Audiology, 50, 688-693.

Ryan, S. & Mendel, L.L. (2010). Acoustics in physical education settings: The learning roadblock. Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy, 15(1), 71-83.

Mendel, L.L. (2009). Subjective and Objective Measures of Hearing Aid Outcome. Audiology Online.

Mendel, L.L. (2008). Current considerations in pediatric speech audiometry. International Journal of Audiology, 47, 546-553. Invited article for special issue.

Mendel, L.L., Gardino, J.A., & Atcherson, S. (2008). Speech understanding using surgical masks: A problem in healthcare? Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 19(9), 686-695.

DiLollo, L., DiLollo, A., Mendel, L.L., English, K., McCarthy, P. (2008). Facilitating Ownership of Acquired Hearing Loss: A Constructivist Approach. Journal of Academy of Rehabilitative Audiology, 39, 49-67.

Phillips, D.T. & Mendel, L.L. (2008). Counseling training in communication disorders: A survey of clinical fellows. Contemporary Issues in Communication Sciences and Disorders, 35, 44-53.

Mendel, L.L. (2007). Objective and subjective hearing aid assessment outcomes. American Journal of Audiology, 16, 118-129.

Brasseur, J, McCrea, E., Mendel, L.L. (2005). Remediating poorly performing students in clinical programs. In Issues in Higher Education Special Interest Division 10 Newsletter, October.

Mendel, L.L., Roberts, R.A., Walton, J.H. (2003). Speech Perception Benefits from Sound Field FM Amplification. American Journal of Audiology, 12, 114-124. Selected as “The Best of 2003: Aural Rehabilitation – Best Quick Read” from The Hearing Journal, May 2004, Vol. 47, No. 5.

Mendel, L.L., Walton, J.H., Hamill, B.W., & Pelton, J.D. (2003). Use of Speech Production Repair Strategies to Improve Diver Communication. Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine, 30(4), 313-320.

Mendel, L.L., Knafelc, M.E, & Cudahy, E.A. (2000). Hearing Function in a Hyperbaric Environment. Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine, 27(2), 91-105.

English, K. E., Mendel, L. L., Rojeski, T., & Hornak, J. (1999). Counseling in Audiology, or Learning to Listen: Pre- and Post-Measures from a Counseling Class in an Audiology Doctorate Program. American Journal of Audiology, 8(1), 34-39.

Mendel, L. L., Hamill, B. W., Hendrix, J. E., Crepeau, L. J., Pelton, J. D., Miley, M. D., & Kadlec, E. E.  (1998). Speech Intelligibility Assessment in a Helium Environment - II: The Speech Intelligibility Index. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 104, 1609-1615.

Mendel, L.L., Wynne, M.K., English, K., & Troike, A. (1995). Computer applications in educational audiology. Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in the Schools, 26, 232-240.

Mendel, L.L., Hamill, B.W., Crepeau, L., & Fallon, E. (1995). Speech intelligibility assessment in a helium environment. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 97(1), 628-636.

Culpepper, N.B., Mendel, L.L., & McCarthy, P.A. (1994). Counseling experience and training offered by ESB-accredited programs:  An update. Asha, 36(6), 55-58.

Mendel, M.I. & Mendel, L.L.  (1993). Successful recruiting strategies. Asha, 35(8), 41-42.

Mendel, L. L., & Danhauer, J. L. (1991). Stimulus presentation level and speech perception through a single-channel cochlear implant. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 2, 226-236.

Danhauer, J. L., Ghadialy, F. B., Eskwitt, D. E., & Mendel, L. L. (1990). Performance of 3M / House cochlear implant users on tests of speech perception. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 1, 236-239.

Doyle, P.C., Danhauer, J.L., & Mendel, L.L. (1990). A SINDSCAL analysis of perceptual features for consonants produced by Esophageal and Tracheoesophageal Talkers. Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, 55, 756-760.

Danhauer, J. L., Ghadialy, F. B., Beck, D. L., Lucks, L. E., & Cudahy, E. A. (1990). Audio-visual consonant recognition with the 3M / House cochlear implant.  Journal of Rehabilitative Research and Development, 27, 247-254.

Danhauer, J. L., & Lucks, L. E. (1987). The confusion matrix: A new model. Human Communication Canada, 11, 7-11.

Danhauer, J. L., Doyle, P. C., & Lucks, L. E. (1986). Effects of signal-to-noise ratio on the nonsense syllable test. Ear and Hearing, 7, 323-324.

McCarthy, P. A., Culpepper, N. B., & Lucks, L. E. (1986). Variability in counseling experiences and training among ESB-accredited programs. Asha, 9, 49‑52.

Danhauer, J. L., Lucks, L. E., & Abdala, C. (1986). Survey of speech perception assessment materials used by cochlear implant centers. Journal of Auditory Research, 26, 75-87.

Danhauer, J. L., Doyle, P. C., & Lucks, L. E. (1985). Effects of noise on NST and NU-6 stimuli. Ear and Hearing, 6, 266-269.

Textbooks

Mendel, L.L., Danhauer, J.L., & Singh, S. (1999). Singular's Illustrated Dictionary of Audiology. San Diego, CA: Singular Publishing Company, Inc. Textbook and CD-ROM.

Mendel, L.L., Danhauer, J.L., & Singh, S. (1999). Singular's Pocket Dictionary of Audiology. San Diego, CA: Singular Publishing Company, Inc.

Mendel, L.L. and Danhauer, J.L. (1997). Audiologic Evaluation and Management and Speech Perception Assessment. San Diego, CA: Singular Publishing Company, Inc.

Chapters / Monographs

Mendel, L.L. (2014). Hearing Aid Candidacy and Selection. In M. Valente and M. Valente Audiology Casebook. 

Taylor, J.P. & Mendel, L.L. (2014). It’s Not All About the Hearing Aid. In M. Valente and M. Valente Audiology Casebook. 

 Mendel, L.L. (1996). Children and Adolescents with Hearing-Impairment and Their Parents. In T. A. Crowe (Ed.), Applications of Counseling in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology. Baltimore, MD: Williams & Wilkins, 290-306. 

Mendel, L.L. (1996). Professional education and provider competence. In D. Zapala & L. L. Mendel (Eds.), Seminars in Hearing, Hearing Care Service Delivery: Essays and Articles, 17(3), 297-304.

Zapala, D.A. & Mendel, L.L. (Eds.) (1996). Seminars in Hearing, Hearing Care Service Delivery: Essays and Articles, 17(3). Monograph.

Conference Publications

Mendel, L.L., Brasseur, J., & McCrea E. (2006). Qualifications of Clinical Educators. 27th Annual Proceedings of the Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders.

Brasseur, J., Mendel, L.L., & McCrea, E. (2005). Issue III-B: For Clinical Directors: Remediating Poorly Performing Students in Our Clinical Programs. 26th Annual Proceedings of the Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders.

Nonrefereed Publications

Mendel, L.L. (February, 2007). Hearing prepared: Options for doctoral education in audiology. NSSLHA Now.

Mendel, L.L., Mendel, M.I., Battle, D.E. (2004). Climbing the academic ladder. The ASHA Leader, 9(14), 1, 6-7, 23.

Mendel, L.L. (November, 1997). "Counseling persons with hearing impairment revisited." In Hearing and Hearing Disorders in Childhood Special Interest Division 9 Newsletter.

Danhauer, J.L., Beck, D.L., Lucks, L.E., & Ghadialy, F.B. (1988). A sentence test for audiological assessments of severe and profound losses. The Hearing Journal, 7, 26-33.

Beck, D.L., Danhauer, J.L., Cudahy, E.A., & Lucks, L.E. (1986). Evaluation of cochlear implants: Toward a national cochlear implant study. The Hearing Journal, 6, 17-18.

Book Reviews

Mendel, L.L. (December, 2003). Counseling in Audiologic Practice: Helping Patients and Families Adjust to Hearing Loss. By John Greer Clark and Kristina M. English. Audiology Today.

Mendel, L.L. (December, 1999). Contemporary Perspectives in Hearing Assessment (1999). By F.E. Musiek & W.F. Rintelmann. Allyn and Bacon. Ear and Hearing.

Mendel, L.L. (September, 1998). Universal Newborn Hearing Screening (1998). By L.G. Spivak. Thieme Medical Publishers Inc. Doody Publishing, Inc.

Mendel, L.L. (August, 1991). Acoustics For You (1990). By J.H. Prout & G.R. Bienvenue. Robert E. Krieger Publishing Company, Malabar, FL. Asha.

Mendel, L.L. (February, 1991). The Hearing Aid Handbook (1990). By Donna S. Wayner. Washington DC: Gallaudet University Press. Asha.

Lucks, L.E. (May, 1990). Hearing: Physiological Acoustics, Neural Coding, and Psychoacoustics (1989). By W.L. Gulick, G.A. Gescheider, & R.D. Frisina. NY: Oxford University Press. Asha.

CD-ROM Reviews

Mendel, L.L. (December, 1997). Audiology: Disorders and Evaluation. Department of Veterans Affairs. Produced and Distributed by the Minneapolis Education Center.

Videotape Reviews

Mendel, L.L. (April, 1998). Pediatric Fitting of Hearing Instruments. (1997). By Richard Seewald. Produced by Phonak. Asha Leader.

Mendel, L.L. (February, 1992). Hearing Aids by Prescription (1986). By Kenneth W. Berger. Produced by Herald Publishing House. Asha.

Mendel, L.L. (February, 1992). A History of Hearing Devices. (1986). By Kenneth W. Berger. Produced by Herald Publishing House. Asha.

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