Hearing impairment in the extended high frequencies (EHFs) can occur in the presence of a normal audiogram. This 20Q reviews the current knowledge on EHF hearing impairment and the usefulness of EHF audiometry in the clinic.
Course created on June 13, 2022
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- After this course, participants will be able to explain which frequencies and equipment are needed for audiometric testing for extended high frequencies.
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss the prevalence of EFH hearing loss in adults and children.
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss the relationship between hidden hearing loss and extended high frequency loss.
Srikanta K. Mishra is a professor in audiology at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Southampton, England, and received postdoctoral training at the House Ear Institute, Los Angeles. His research program focuses on hearing in children and is funded by the United States National Institutes of Health. Srikanta has received the Journal of the American Academy of Audiology Editor's award.
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