An Automated Hearing Screening Technique for Newborns A newborn hearing screening technique (the Crib-o-gram) originally proposed by Simmons and Russ (1974) is described. The number of babies tested has now grown to over 12,000. This report presents follow-up data on the Crib-o-gram hearing screening program at Stanford University Medical Center. Improvements in test procedure and scoring have ... Reports
Reports  |   November 01, 1980
An Automated Hearing Screening Technique for Newborns
 
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Reports   |   November 01, 1980
An Automated Hearing Screening Technique for Newborns
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, November 1980, Vol. 45, 495-503. doi:10.1044/jshd.4504.495
History: Received December 12, 1978 , Accepted December 12, 1979
 
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, November 1980, Vol. 45, 495-503. doi:10.1044/jshd.4504.495
History: Received December 12, 1978; Accepted December 12, 1979

A newborn hearing screening technique (the Crib-o-gram) originally proposed by Simmons and Russ (1974) is described. The number of babies tested has now grown to over 12,000. This report presents follow-up data on the Crib-o-gram hearing screening program at Stanford University Medical Center. Improvements in test procedure and scoring have resulted in a current detection rate of 93%.

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