Current considerations in pediatric speech audiometry.

@article{Mendel2008CurrentCI,
  title={Current considerations in pediatric speech audiometry.},
  author={Lisa Lucks Mendel},
  journal={International journal of audiology},
  year={2008},
  volume={47 9},
  pages={546-53}
}
Current considerations in pediatric speech perception assessment are highlighted in this article with a focus on specific test principles and variables that must be addressed when evaluating speech perception performance in children. Existing test materials are reviewed with an emphasis on the level of sensitivity and standardization that they have for accurate assessment of a child's speech perception performance. A test battery approach is advocated because speech perception is an abstract… CONTINUE READING