A handbook for professionals and advanced students in pediatrics and audiology. After introductory chapters defining hearing loss in terms of pathology and epidemiology, material covers otolaryngic assessment; speech audiometry; acoustic immittance; testing otoacoustic emission in newborns, infants, toddlers, and children; cochlear implants; counseling families of hearing-impaired children; and pediatric audiology service delivery models.A simplified block diagram of the Mini Speech Processor with its custom- designed digital signal processor (DSP) and ... These electrical current pulses directly stimulate remaining neural tissue (Dowell et al. 1990; Skinner et al. 1991 ... and their colleagues at the University of Melbourne using an experimental Spectral Maxima Sound Processor (SMSP) (McDermott, McKay, and Vandali 1992; McKay et al.
|Title||:||The Handbook of Pediatric Audiology|
|Author||:||Sanford E. Gerber|
|Publisher||:||Gallaudet University Press - 2000-12-31|