The 4th edition of this classic text covers techniques for identifying hearing loss in infants and children.
The fourth edition of the classic text on Auditory Disorders in School Children extensively covers techniques for identifying hearing loss in infants and children. Co-authored by leading specialists, the child-centered book provides important information on diagnosis and treatment of mild to severe auditory disorders, including screening and diagnostic testing procedures, hearing aids, cochlear implants, auditory processing disorders and much more. A key section has been added on ''The Audiology Home, '' which explores the possibilities of a family-oriented treatment center to achieve maximum benefit for each child with auditory disorders.
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This authoritative text thoroughly examines all the treatment options that are reshaping the future of auditory disorders. It is ideal for students and residents in communication disorders programs, and is an outstanding course book. This highly practical and didactic book belongs on the shelf of all audiologists, speech-language pathologists, and pediatricians.
''A classic text in the hearing care literature, and continues to impress with its breadth, conciseness, and pragmatic child-centered approach.. . eloquent and authoritative. . . an excellent resource. . . one is hard-pressed to come up with a team better than Roeser & Downs'' -- The Hearing Review