Handbook of Clinical Audiology / Edition 5

Handbook of Clinical Audiology / Edition 5

by Jack Katz, Katz
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 0683307657

ISBN-13: 9780683307658

Pub. Date: 11/01/2001

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

This text presents the latest scientific, clinical, and philosophical insights on current issues and procedures in audiology. Material is in sections on general issues, behavioral tests, physiologic tests of auditory and related functions, special populations, and management of hearing disorders. This fifth edition is updated to reflect new research in the field, and

Overview

This text presents the latest scientific, clinical, and philosophical insights on current issues and procedures in audiology. Material is in sections on general issues, behavioral tests, physiologic tests of auditory and related functions, special populations, and management of hearing disorders. This fifth edition is updated to reflect new research in the field, and features a standard format for audiograms. There are new chapters on intraoperative monitoring, and audiology and the hearing health care industry. This work can serve as a graduate text or a reference for audiologists and associated professionals in speech-language pathology and medicine. Katz teaches in the Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences at the University at Buffalo, State University of New York. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683307658
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
11/01/2001
Edition description:
Fifth Edition
Pages:
900
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.88(h) x (d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

Dedication

Foreword by Moe Bergman

Preface

Contributors

Section I: Introduction and Basic Tests and Procedures

  • Chapter 1: Clinical Audiology
  • Chapter 2: Calibration: Puretone, Speech, and Noise Signals
  • Chapter 3: Puretone Evaluation
  • Chapter 4: Assessing Bone Conduction Thresholds in Clinical Practice
  • Chapter 5: Speech Audiometry
  • Chapter 6: Clinical Masking
  • Chapter 7: Case History
  • Section II: Physiological Principles and Measures

  • Chapter 8: Principles of Acoustic Immittance and Acoustic Transfer Functions
  • Chapter 9: Tympanometry in Clinical Practice
  • Chapter 10: The Acoustic Reflex
  • Chapter 11: Introduction to Auditory Evoked Potentials
  • Chapter 12: Electrocochleography
  • Chapter 13: Auditory Brainstem Response: Differential Diagnosis
  • Chapter 14: Auditory Brainstem Response in Threshold Prediction
  • Chapter 15: The Auditory Steady-State Response
  • Chapter 16: Intraoperative Neurophysiology Monitoring of Auditory Evoked Potentials
  • Chapter 17: Middle Latency Auditory Evoked Potentials: Update
  • Chapter 18: Cortical Event-Related Potentials to Auditory Stimuli
  • Chapter 19: Clinical Neurophysiology of the Vestibular System
  • Chapter 20: Evaluation of the Patient with Dizziness and Balance Disorders
  • Chapter 21: Otoacoustic Emissions
  • Chapter 22: Current Physiologic Bases of Audiologic Interpretation and Management
  • Section III: Special Populations

  • Chapter 23: Assessment of Hearing Loss in Children
  • Chapter 24: Educational Audiology
  • Chapter 25: Mechanisms Underlying Central Auditory Processing
  • Chapter 26: Auditory Pathway Representation of Speech Sounds in Humans
  • Chapter 27: Central Auditory Processing Evaluation: A Test Battery Approach
  • Chapter 28: Management of Central Auditory Processing Disorders
  • Chapter 29: Individuals with Multiple Disabilities
  • Chapter 30: Noise Exposure and Issues in Hearing Conversation
  • Chapter 31: Nonorganic Hearing Loss
  • Chapter 32: Hearing Loss in the Elderly: A New Look at an Old Problem
  • Chapter 33: Tinnitus and Hyperacusis
  • Section IV: Management of Hearing Disorders

  • Chapter 34: Room Acoustics and Auditory Rehabilitative Technology
  • Chapter 35: Hearing Aid Technology
  • Chapter 36: Troubleshooting Hearing Aids
  • Chapter 37: Hearing Instrument Fitting and Verification for Children
  • Chapter 38: Hearing Aid Fitting for Adults: Selection, Fitting, Verification, and Validation
  • Chapter 39: Building and Growing a Successful Audiology Practice
  • Chapter 40: Cochlear Implants
  • Chapter 41: Intervention, Education, and Therapy for Children Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
  • Chapter 42: Management of Adults with Hearing Loss
  • Chapter 43: Counseling: How Audiologists Can Help Patients Adjust to Hearing Loss

Author Index

Subject Index

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >