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Otoacoustic Emissions: A Clinician's Guide

Course: #26202Level: Intermediate 3 Hours 486 Reviews
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This 3-part course series provides the whys and hows to using OAEs clinically in the audiological evaluation of both children and adults, as well as their use in newborn hearing screening.

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CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.3 Intermediate; ACAud/3.0; BAA/3.0; CAA/3.0; Calif SLPAB/3.0; IHS/3.0; Kansas, LTS-S0035/3.0; NZAS/3.0; SAC/3.0; Tier 1 (ABA Certificants)/0.3

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAs a result of this Continuing Education Activity, participants will be able to define criteria for normal OAE findings, discuss possible outcomes for OAE analysis and identify measurement factors that might influence OAE test outcomes.
  • checkmarkAs a result of this Continuing Education Activity, participants will be able to identify advantages of combined OAE and AABR testing, cite clinical guideline recommendations for use and describe OAE and AABR techniques used in well and NICU nurseries.
  • checkmarkAs a result of this Continuing Education Activity, participants will be able to identify evidence-based applications of OAEs in children and adults and list clinical advantages of OAEs in the auditory assessment of children.

Course created on June 26, 2015


0-60 Minutes A Clinician's Guide to OAE Measurement and Analysis
60-120 Minutes Combined OAE and AABR Approach for Newborn Hearing Screening
120-180 Minutes Evidence-Based Clinical Applications of OAEs in Children and Adults


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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: James Hall is President of James W Hall III Audiology Consulting, LLC. He is the author of the Handbook of Auditory Evoked Responses and Audiologists’ Desk Reference Volumes I and II, the Handbook of Otoacoustic Emissions and the forthcoming two volume series Handbook of Auditory Neurophysiology. He is co-author of Otoacoustic Emissions: Principle, Procedures and Protocols. Dr. Hall has conducted funded research on the topic of clinical electrophysiology and infant hearing assessment. He has received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-financial: James Hall has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

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

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American Academy of Audiology

American Academy of Audiology

AudiologyOnline is approved by the American Academy of Audiology to offer Academy CEUs for this activity. The program is worth a maximum of 0.3 AAA CEUs. Academy approval of this continuing education activity is based on course content only and does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products, or clinical procedure, or adherence of the event to the Academy's Code of Ethics. Any views that are presented are those of the presenter/CE Provider and not necessarily of the American Academy of Audiology.

Australian College of Audiology

Australian College of Audiology

AudiologyOnline courses are approved for Continuing Education Points by the Australian College of Audiology. Automatic ACAud Approval Number 20000. This course is offered for 3 CEP.

British Academy of Audiology

British Academy of Audiology

This course has been accredited with 3 CPD point/s by the British Academy of Audiology.

Canadian Academy of Audiology

Canadian Academy of Audiology

The Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) supports and assists its members in the attainment of continuing education towards an individual professional development plan as required by their Provincial Regulatory Colleges and Provincial Associations. Audiology Online is an approved provider of educational activities for CAA members. Each hour of activity may be counted as one Continuous Learning Activity Credit (or equivalent) as allowed by the applicable regulatory college or association.

California Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology Board is approved by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board as a Continuing Professional Development Provider, approval number PDP 267. This course may meet the requirements for 3 hours of continuing education credit for audiologists as required by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensers Board. The responsibility for determining whether or not this specific course counts toward an individual's requirements for license renewal is up to the individual. Please refer to the CA state board rules regarding allowable topics and self-study limits:

International Hearing Society

International Hearing Society

This program is approved by the International Hearing Society and its educational committee, the International Institute for Hearing Instruments Studies. To learn more about earning IHS CE Credit, click here.

Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services

Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Approved for 3 continuing education clock hours for Kansas licensed Audiologists by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. Long-Term Sponsorship number LTS-S0035.

New Zealand Audiological Society

New Zealand Audiological Society

This course is offered for 3.0 Continuing Education points through the New Zealand Audiological Society.

Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

Clinically certified members of Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC) can accumulate continuing education equivalents (CEEs) for their participation with AudiologyOnline. One hour of coursework equals 1 CEE. All SAC members are encouraged to participate in on-going education.

American Board of Audiology

American Board of Audiology

This Continuing Education activity represents 0.3 Tier 1 continuing education hours toward the American Board of Audiology recertification requirements.

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