ETIOLOGY: Hearing loss acquired in adulthood that may be genetic or non-genetic in origin.
-Some inherited (genetic) hearing losses are delayed in onset and do not express themselves
until late childhood or adulthood.
EX: Otosclerosis is an inherited diso
SLHS 255 Exam 1
1. True or false:
a. Hearing is not strictly an ear thing
b. 58% of all newborns with hearing loss are born to
normally hearing parents.
c. Having a disability doesnt necessarily mean that you
SLHS 255 Exam 2
1. True or False:
a. Genetic hearing loss can be acquired after birth.
b. Non-genetic hearing loss in children is always acquired after birth.
c. A child with a moderate hearing loss can hear parts of conversational
SLHS 255 Exam 3
1) Write a B next to the behavioral audiologic test procedures and a P next to the
physiologic test procedures.
a. Visual Reinforcement Audiometry B
b. Auditory Brainstem Response Audiometry P
c. Play Audiometry B
SLHS 255 Study Guide Exam 3
Material covered in this exam is taken from week 8 to week 11. Questions will be drawn from
D2L web notes, the 3 videos (Dean, Norrix and Peterson), assigned readings and lecture slides.
Below are some suggestions on the materi
Review for SLHS 255 Final
In addition to this study guide you should read 1, 2 and 3. You should expect to do more
writing in the final than you did in other exams. This review guide focuses primarily on
material covered since11/03 to 12/10. The