Comparison of Hearing Screening Protocols for Universal Newborn Hearing Screening In Turkey


Erturk B. B. , GENÇ G. A. , ÖZKAN S.

JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL ADVANCED OTOLOGY, cilt.6, ss.223-230, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 6 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL ADVANCED OTOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.223-230

Özet

Objective: Congenital hearing loss is one of the most common major abnormalities present at birth. Early diagnose is very important. In this study a comparison of five different newborn hearing screening protocols are made to determine the most suitable screening protocol which can form a model for newborn hearing screenings in Turkey's maternity hospitals.