Presbyacusis and the auditory brainstem response.

  title={Presbyacusis and the auditory brainstem response.},
  author={Flint A Boettcher},
  journal={Journal of speech, language, and hearing research : JSLHR},
  volume={45 6},
  • Flint A Boettcher
  • Published 2002 in
    Journal of speech, language, and hearing research…
Age-related hearing loss (ARHL or presbyacusis) is an increasingly common form of sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) as a result of changing demographics, and the auditory brainstem response (ABR) is a common experimental and clinical tool in audiology and neurology. Some of the changes that occur in the aging auditory system may significantly influence the interpretation of the ABR in comparison to the ABRs of younger adults. The approach of this review will be to integrate physiological and… CONTINUE READING