This course describes Auditory Brainstem Response testing. Test parameters, waveform identification and diagnostic techniques are reviewed.
Course created on July 9, 2018
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- After this course learners will be able to describe the electrode montages used for 1 and 2 channel ABR.
- After this course learners will be able to identify the difference between the infant and adult ABR response.
- After this course learners will be able to describe how increasing rate and intensity independently affects the ABR response.
|0-10 Minutes||Introduction to EP and overview|
|10-20 Minutes||Patient preparation|
|20-35 Minutes||Click ABR|
|35-40 Minutes||Bone ABR|
|40-50 Minutes||Toneburst ABR|
|50-55 Minutes||Neural Disorders|
|55-60 Minutes||Conclusion; Q&A|
Kathleen Hill, Au.D., is the Education & Training Manager at Otometrics / Audiology Systems. She is responsible for overseeing the education and training program for Otometrics employees, distributors and business partners.
Dr. Hill joined Otometrics from Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago, where she worked as an audiologist. Prior to that, she was the audiology manager at Children’s Memorial Hospital (now the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital), also in Chicago. Dr. Hill relocated to Chicago from St. Louis, where she was the audiology supervisor at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital. She has been a program professor at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida; she has also been in private practice.
Dr. Hill earned her bachelor of science degree in communication disorders/deaf education from the Texas Woman’s University and her doctor of audiology degree from Central Michigan University.
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