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20Q: ABR Assessment in Infants - Getting it Right When it Matters the Most

Course: #25165Level: Intermediate1 Hour 584 Reviews

This text course describes a gold standard protocol and gives considerations for hearing assessment in infants and young children using auditory brainstem response testing. It is written in an engaging Q & A format.

Course created on November 16, 2014

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to explain the sequence of testing when performing an ABR for the purpose of hearing assessment in infants and young children.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to describe in detail considerations for obtaining a good quality ABR recording including stimulus parameters, filtering, electrode prep and placement, minimizing noise, and more.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to explain when and why sedation may be used for ABR testing in young children, and the advantages and disadvantages of current methods.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to identify and access protocols, standards, and resources for infant hearing assessment using ABR from trusted sources such as the British Columbia Early Hearing Program, NHS, and others.

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Jace Wolfe is co-editor for the Plural Publishing, Inc. Core Clinical Concept Series on Cochlear Implants, co-author of the textbook entitled “Programming Cochlear Implants, Second Edition, and co-authors a periodic column entitled “The Tot Ten” in The Hearing Journal. Dr. Wolfe is actively engaged in research in several areas pertaining to hearing aids, cochlear implants, hybrid cochlear implants, and personal FM systems. He serves on the Audiology Advisory Boards for Cochlear Americas, Advanced Bionics, and the Phonak Hearing Aid Company. Non-financial: Dr. Wolfe is a member of the Better Hearing Institute’s Pediatric Advisory Board.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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