Spanish Binaural Fusion is an auditory processing test. It requires recognition of monosyllables whose low frequency spectrum is presented to one ear and high frequency spectrum simultaneously to the other ear, this test is in the binaural interaction category.
The Spanish Binaural Fusion test is part of the Santiago APD Battery. Auditec recommends purchasing the complete battery which includes a) Spanish-In-Noise, b) Spanish Binaural Fusion, c) Spanish Filtered Speech, and d) Spanish Dichotic Digits. However, Auditec has made single test in the battery available for purchase for those with budget restraints. The battery includes instructions in English and Spanish.
The Spanish Binaural Fusion includes a) audio recording, and b) manual with score forms as printable files. The extensive manual is provided in both Spanish and English. It includes administration, scoring, and interpretation information. Normative data is included for adults only. It can be assumed children over the age of 12 will do as well (or nearly as well) as adults. Available from Auditec, Inc. FREE shipping within the contiguous US.
[Spanish Binaural Fusion; Item 220; Price $79.00 USD + S&H]
[Santiago APD Battery includes: Spanish Dichotic Digits, Spanish Filtered Speech, Spanish Binaural Fusion, Spanish Speech In Noise; Item 217; Price $275.00 USD + S&H]
[Santiago APD Plus includes: Spanish Dichotic Digits, Spanish Filtered Speech, Spanish Binaural Fusion, Spanish Speech In Noise, Spanish Time Compressed Sentence Test, Spanish Staggered Spondaic Word, Spanish Dichotic Word Listening Test; Item No. CD120-9; Price $595.00 USD + S&H]