Newborn hearing screening at a community-based obstetric unit: Screening and diagnostic outcomes.

OBJECTIVE Postnatal visits at community-based midwife obstetric units (MOUs) have been proposed as an alternative primary healthcare screening platform in South Africa. This study evaluated the outcomes of distortion product otoacoustic emissions (DPOAEs) and automated auditory brainstem response (AABR) screening conducted by a dedicated non-professional… CONTINUE READING