Treatment efficacy: Hearing loss in children
- Global Language Progress with an Auditory-Verbal Approach for Children Who Are Deaf or Hard... Rhoades, Ellen A.; Chisolm, Theresa H. // Volta Review;Winter2000, Vol. 102 Issue 1, p5
Focuses on the global language growth rate of a number of children with hearing loss who received intensive auditory-verbal intervention for a period of one to four years. Characteristics of hearing and prosthetic device for the participants; Rate of receptive and expressive language growth as...
- RESONANCE THEORY OF HEARING. Hasanbegović, Husnija // Human: Journal for Interdisciplinary Studies;Jan2014, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p50
The processes of hearing of sounds and speech are not yet explicable enough, and therefore rehabilitation audiology is continuously facing practical problems of hearing and speech stimulation with heavy out of hearing children. Hearing successes with children who have implanted cochlear...
- Monzon meeting focuses on research. // Hearing Instruments;Feb95, p1
Highlights the research of three professor studying different techniques for pediatric hearing healthcare, presented during the third annual Robert Monzon Conference Series on `Pediatric Speech Perception and Amplification.' Study on asymmetric auditory functioning by James Jerger; Susan Jerger...
- Progressive sensorineural hearing loss in children: Medical and surgical therapy. Hoffman, Ronald A. // Hearing Instruments;Apr95, p16
Focuses on medical and surgical therapy for progressive sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) in American children. Etiologic factors; Prevention of acquired SNHL; Monitoring of children with frequent otitis media; Treatable causes of SNHL.
- Computer applications in educational audiology. Mendel, Lisa Lucks; Wynne, Michael K. // Language, Speech & Hearing Services in Schools;Jul95, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p232
Focuses on the use of computer technologies in educational audiology in order to cope with hearing disorders among children. Benefits from the implementation of information systems applications; Use of screening and diagnostic applications in the detection of hearing disorders; Use of...
- Treating persistent glue ear in children. de Melker, Ruut A. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);1/2/93, Vol. 306 Issue 6869, p5
Examines the methods in the management of hearing problems in children in England. Analysis on glue ear as major cause of hearing problems; Evaluation on the effectiveness of surgical interventions for glue ear; Reduction of mean hearing impairments by grommets and adenoidectomy.
- FM Systems and Cochlear Implants. Madell, Jane; Chute, Patricia M.; Kooper, Rebecca // ASHA Leader;9/10/2002, Vol. 7 Issue 16, p1
Discusses issues related to the use of frequency modulated auditory training systems (FM auditory training systems) with cochlear implants. Need to have a special patch cord between the body-worn processor and the FM auditory training system; Importance of evaluating the responses of a child...
- Kids health & safety. Kelly, Elizabeth; Fallows, Carol // Australia's Parents;Jun/Jul99, Issue 111, p47
Discusses safety measures for children. Preventing backpacking injuries in children; Tips on choosing a backpack; Treatment for hearing impairment; How to prevent fun-related injuries.
- Cochlear Implantation of Auditory Neuropathy. Trautwein, Patricia G.; Sininger, Yvonne S.; Nelson, Ralph // Journal of the American Academy of Audiology;Jun2000, Vol. 11 Issue 6
Auditory neuropathy (AN) is a hearing disorder that presents with a grossly abnormal or absent neural response as measured by evoked potentials in the presence of normal outer hair cell function evidenced by present otoacoustic emissions or cochlear microphonics. Rehabilitation for patients with...