Joint Committee on Infant Hearing


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Joint Committee on Infant Hearing (JCIH),

(joynt kŏ-mi'tē in-fănt hēr'ing),
Voluntary organization representing professional societies and voluntary health organizations to promote hearing health care of infants and children.
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Joint Committee on Infant Hearing, American Academy of Audiology, American Academy of Pediatrics, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Directors of Speech and Hearing Programs in State Health and Welfare Agencies.
The AAP assembled a multidisciplinary team of experts to form the Joint Committee on Infant Hearing (JCIH) more than 30 years ago.
Several risk factors associated with hearing loss during early infancy have been described by Joint Committee on Infant Hearing which includes hereditary cause, in utero infection, prematurity, asphyxia, hyper bilirubinemia and ototoxic medications.
American Academy of Pediatrics Joint Committee on Infant Hearing 1994 position statement.
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