Errors and operator-caused technical problems in ABR recording are identified and solutions are offered in this course. Common mistakes or oversights in analysis of ABR waveforms and findings will also be reviewed in order to support and inform an accurate and efficient diagnosis. This course is part of the Common Errors in Diagnostic Audiology series on AudiologyOnline - search the AudiologyOnline Course Library to browse and view the other courses in this series.
Please note: You may earn ABA Tier 1 credits for this course if you complete it as part of the course 30162, "Common Errors in Diagnostic Audiology: Tips for Improving Efficiency, Accuracy and Outcomes." Course 30162 contains recordings of all three events from our 2017 series on Common Errors in Diagnostic Audiology. ABA Tier 1 CEUs can be earned only when all modules are completed as part of course 30162.
Course created on October 18, 2017
- After this course learners will be able to list 3 technical mistakes audiologists sometimes make in ABR recording.
- After this course learners will be able to identify 3 rarely applied techniques for increasing efficiency of ABR recordings.
- After this course learners will be able to list 3 factors influencing findings often accounted for in ABR measurement.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction & historical perspective|
|5-20 Minutes||Review of common errors or inadequacies in ABR measurement with simple solutions|
|20-40 Minutes||Reasons for unacceptable delays and wasted time in pediatric ABR recordings|
|40-55 Minutes||Factors that must be considered for accurate analysis of ABR findings|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
James W. Hall III
James W. Hall III, PhD is an internationally recognized audiologist with 40-years of clinical, teaching, research, and administrative experience. He received his Ph.D. in audiology from Baylor College of Medicine under the direction of James Jerger. During his career, Dr. Hall has held clinical and academic audiology positions at major medical centers. Dr. Hall now holds appointments as Professor at Salus University and the University of Hawaii, and as Extraordinary Professor at the University of Pretoria South Africa. Dr. Hall is the author of over 160 peer-reviewed journal articles, monographs, or book chapters, and nine textbooks including the 2014 Introduction to Audiology Today and the 2015 eHandbook of Auditory Evoked Responses.
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