audiometry

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the measurement of hearing

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measuring sensitivity of hearing

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Young preschoolers may experience difficulty in understanding directions because of their developmental age, may miss tones, or may be unable to pay attention long enough to complete the play audiometry session.
Specific topics include the genetics of hearing loss, medical evaluation, newborn screening, hearing test protocols, behavioral observation audiometry for infants from birth to six moths and conditioned play audiometry for children older than two and a half, evaluation of children with special needs, middle-ear measurement, hearing aids, cochlear implants for infants and children, team approaches for management of hearing loss, education and access laws, educational placement options, multicultural children, parent counseling, teen counseling, and managing special considerations such as mild or unilateral hearing loss and cases of auditory neuropathy.
Play audiometry demonstrated a moderately severe conductive hearing loss bilaterally.
Choices included case history, behavioral observation audiometry, otoacoustic emissions, central auditory processing disorders, evaluations, auditory brainstem responses, visual reinforcement audiometry, neonatal screening, conditioned play audiometry, immittance, counseling, and tests for functional hearing loss.
A followup behavioral audiologic evaluation with play audiometry was performed in early 1991 (patient's age: 4 yr, 7 mo).