Neonatal hearing screening

In new-borns is hearing screening is performed via otoacoustic emission (OAE) and automated auditory brainstem response (AABR) testing. These physiological, non-invasive, automated screening tests can be performed at the bedside in term and pre-term infants.

A reduced hearing may occur in:

Last modified
30 May 2019
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