evoked response audiometry


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evoked response audiometry

A computer-aided technique to average the brain's response to latency of auditory stimuli. Auditory brainstem evoked response (ABER), one kind of this type of audiometry, is used to test the hearing of those, esp. children, who cannot be tested in the usual manner.
Synonym: brainstem evoked response audiometry
See also: audiometry
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The study of brainstem evoked response audiometry provides an opportunity to evaluate the functional integrity of auditory pathway from inner ear to upper brainstem.
Brain Stem Evoked Response Audiometry Clinical Audiovestibulometry for Otologists and Neurologists, 3rd edn.
Computerized tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, the electron microscope, electrocochleography, and early latency brainstem evoked response audiometry were perfected.