Findings from multidisciplinary evaluation of children with permanent hearing loss
Interdisciplinary medical evaluation of children with PHL allows for the identification and treatment of clinically significant ophthalmologic, neurodevelopmental, genetic, and speech/language disorders. A high rate of CNS and temporal bone abnormalities were identified. These findings provide an understanding of the importance of considering thorough medical and developmental evaluations among children who are deaf/hard of hearing.
Posted on June 16, 2011, in Research and tagged Bilateral sensorineural hearing loss, Diagnostic evaluations, mild hearing loss, Permanent hearing loss, unilateral hearing loss. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.