A Hearing impairment or communication difficulty if detected at an early stage and with proper rehabilitation provided can prevent the child from its affects on his/her Social, Personal & Academic performance.
National Hearing Care Centre takes a step towards early identification and early intervention program for these special children.
Types of Paediatric Hearing Evaluation :
- impedance audiometry
Assessment of your Child's Hearing
Does your child fail to respond to loud sounds?
Does your child fail to respond to soft sounds?
Does your child turn his head to localize (locate the direction) the sound only when it is presented on one particular side of the ear i.e. either left or right?
Did your child stop babbling after 6 to 8 months of age?
Does your child show poor or no interest in playing with noise making toys like rattle, bell etc.?
Has your 1Â½ year old child failed to start using meaningful words like mummy, daddy, byeâbye etc.?
Do you feel that your child does not understand simple commands like wave byeâbye until & unless your speech is accompanied by gestures?
Does he/she insist on watching your face while you speak?
Is your child unable to respond to your call from a distance? of 5 ft to 10 ft?
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