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Language of Early- and Later-identified Children With Hearing Loss
Objective. To compare the language abilities of earlier- and later-identified deaf and hard-of-hearing children. Method. We compared the receptive and expressive language abilities of 72 deaf orExpand
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Newborn Hearing Screening: The Great Omission
Objective. The advent of technologic improvements in assessing the hearing of newborn infants has made possible the implementation of universal newborn hearing screening. Furthermore, selectiveExpand
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The Colorado newborn hearing screening project, 1992-1999: on the threshold of effective population-based universal newborn hearing screening.
OBJECTIVE Although previous studies have documented the feasibility and benefits of universal newborn hearing screening in selected hospitals, none have reviewed the effectiveness of regionallyExpand
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Interpretation of Traumatic Lumbar Puncture
  • A. Mehl
  • Medicine
  • Clinical pediatrics
  • 1 October 1986
Contamination of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) with blood at the time of collection interferes with the interpretation of laboratory studies. Twenty-four children with normal CSF were studiedExpand
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Interpretation of Traumatic Lumbar Puncture
  • A. Mehl
  • Medicine
  • Clinical pediatrics
  • 1 November 1986
Contamination of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) with blood was studied prospectively in nine children with aseptic meningitis as the second phase of a study reported in this volume last month. UsingExpand
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Universal newborn hearing screening: should we leap before we look?
Statements appearing here are those of the writers and do not represent the official position of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Inc. or its Committees. Comments on any topic, including theExpand
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Urinary tract infection and sexual abuse.
  • A. Mehl
  • Medicine
  • American journal of diseases of children
  • 1 October 1990
Sir .—In the February 1990 issue of AJDC , Klevan and DeJong 1 reported that from a group of 428 sexual-abuse victims, only 2 were found to have a urinary tract infection (UTI). They concludedExpand
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Intervention recommendations for neonatal hyperbilirubinemia.
  • A. Mehl
  • Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • 1 July 2004
To the Editor. — In their recent article describing a benchmarking model for the management of hyperbilirubinemia, Chou et al1 are to be commended for creating within their health care organizationExpand
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The cost-benefit threshold for low birth weight infants.
  • A. Mehl
  • Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • 1 August 2004
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