alexa Using transient evoked otoacoustic emissions for neonatal hearing screening.

Journal of Phonetics & Audiology

Author(s): Maxon AB, White KR, Vohr BR, Behrens TR, Maxon AB, White KR, Vohr BR, Behrens TR

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Abstract The Rhode Island Hearing Assessment Project was developed to determine the feasibility of establishing a valid cost-effective method of screening newborn hearing through a universal early identification programme. In a sample of 1850 infants, sensorineural hearing loss was identified in 11 infants using transient evoked otoacoustic emissions (TEOAEs). A second sample of 1451 infants showed similar trends in hearing loss identification. TEOAE was shown to have significant potential as a newborn screening tool when used in a carefully designed hospital-based early identification programme.
This article was published in Br J Audiol and referenced in Journal of Phonetics & Audiology

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