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Audiology

Srinivas Gada

in Community Paediatrics

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print September 2012 | ISBN: 9780199696956
Published online October 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191743177 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199696956.003.0008

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Paediatrics

Audiology

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Classification and definitions - Epidemiology of permanent childhood hearing impairment - Screening - Principles of testing - Behavioural testing (subjective) - Electrophysiological testing (objective) - Aetiological investigation of PCHI - Middle ear disease - Neural and central hearing loss - Balance and vestibular disorders - Amplification - Cochlear implants - Education and communication options - Speech and language development - Psychosocial impact of hearing loss

As was his language, so was his life.

Seneca, 5 BC–65 AD

Chapter.  6617 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatrics

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