This paper studies trends in the use of diagnostic auditory brainstem response (ABR) at St. Louis Children's Hospital from 1984 to 2001 in light of legislative changes in Missouri mandating screening for hearing loss in all newborns beginning January 1, 2002.
Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine
Evoked Potentials, Auditory, Brain Stem; Hospitals, Pediatric; Hearing Disorders -- diagnosis -- infant; Hearing Disorders -- diagnosis -- child, preschool; Hearing Tests
DiMaria, Lisa, "Changes in the use of ABR testing for differential diagnosis of hearing loss from 1984 to 2002" (2002). Independent Studies and Capstones. Paper 381. Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine.