Paediatric Audiological Medicine / Edition 2

Paediatric Audiological Medicine / Edition 2

by Valerie E. Newton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470319879

ISBN-13: 9780470319871

Pub. Date: 04/07/2009

Publisher: Wiley

Written by experienced academics and clinicians the 2nd Edition of Paediatric Audiological Medicine provides the reader with a comprehensive reference to a wide range of topics pertinent to clinical practice. Coverage includes basic audiological sciences, screening, diagnosis, and management. Chapters span a wide range of topics including epidemiology, tinnitus,

Overview

Written by experienced academics and clinicians the 2nd Edition of Paediatric Audiological Medicine provides the reader with a comprehensive reference to a wide range of topics pertinent to clinical practice. Coverage includes basic audiological sciences, screening, diagnosis, and management. Chapters span a wide range of topics including epidemiology, tinnitus, central auditory processing, balance disorders, progressive hearing loss, communication and education.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470319871
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/07/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
536
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors vii

Foreword x

Preface xi

1 Epidemiology of permanent childhood hearing impairment A. Davis K. Davis G. Mencher 1

2 Screening and surveillance J. Stevens G. Parker 29

3 Behavioural tests of hearing F. Tweedy R. Booth 52

4 Neuro-diagnostic paediatric audiology J. W. Hall L.M. Bondurant 72

5 Radiological abnormalities of the ear F. Calzolari A. Martini 90

6 Genetics of hearing loss A. P. Read 126

7 Craniofacial syndromes and hearing loss V. E. Newton 141

8 Infectious causes of paediatric hearing impairment P.J. Vallely P.E. Klapper 160

9 Adverse perinatal factors and hearing loss T. Sirimanna 197

10 Acute otitis media and otitis media with effusion E. Raglan 210

11 Central auditory processing disorders J.S. Martin R. W. Keith 227

12 Auditory neuropathy D. Bamiou 245

13 Progressive hearing loss D. Lucas 260

14 Children with unilateral sensorineural hearing loss D.P. Sladen A. Rothpletz F.H. Bess 288

15 Medical management of the deaf child in a multidisciplinary context B. Mac Ardle C. Munro 309

16 Selecting amplification for children D. Toe 329

17 Cochlear implants in children R.T. Ramsden P. Axon 351

18 Managing the listening environment: classroom acoustics and assistive listening devices D. Toe 372

19 Balance disorders in children K. Harrop-Griffiths 389

20 Vestibular testing in children C. Moller 412

21 Management of tinnitus in children C.B. Coelho R.S. Tyler 418

22 Development of early vocalisation and language behaviours of young hearing-impaired children E.A. Tobey A.D. Warner-Czyz 428

23 Deaf children and communication approaches L. Watson 452

24 Delay and disorder in speech and language G. Baird T. Loucas 467

25Psychological effects of deafness and hearing impairment R. Kentish J. Mance 488

26 The education of deaf and hearing-impaired children I. Tucker 503

Index 520

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