Feasibility of neonatal hearing screening program with two-stage transient otoacoustic emissions in Turkey


Tatli M. M., Serbetcioglu M. B., Duman N., Kumral A., Kirkim G., Ogun B., ...More

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.49, no.2, pp.161-166, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1442-200x.2007.02344.x
  • Journal Name: PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.161-166
  • Keywords: neonatal hearing loss, newborn hearing screening, otoacoustic emissions, FALSE-POSITIVES, NEWBORN, RISK, INFANTS, COSTS
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: The objective of this study was to investigate the incidence of hearing loss in neonates and evaluate the feasibility of a two-stage Transient Evoked Otoacoustic Emission (TEOAE) screening test. Maternal concerns about hearing screening were also studied.