The high-risk neonatal hearing screening program in Songklanagarind Hospital.

@article{Khaimook2008TheHN,
  title={The high-risk neonatal hearing screening program in Songklanagarind Hospital.},
  author={Wandee Khaimook and Satit Chayarpham and Supaporn Dissaneevate},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  year={2008},
  volume={91 7},
  pages={1038-42}
}
OBJECTIVES Determine the prevalence and risk factor of neonatal hearing loss in the high-risk group. MATERIAL AND METHOD A prospective descriptive study, using the criteria of "high-risk" as defined by the Joint Committee of Infant Hearing 1994, American Academy of Pediatrics, 465 newborn in Songklanagarind Hospital were screened with portable otoacoustic emissions (OAEs) before being discharged between July 1st, 2004 and December 31st, 2006. Based on the examinations, the results were… CONTINUE READING