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New Case Study Published in The Hearing Journal Supports Need to Incorporate Speech-in-Noise Testing in Pediatric Hearing Test Battery

Authors from the Center for Audiology at Hackensack Meridian JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute present case of young boy with normal hearing who had difficulties in real-world listening conditions

“Incorporating Speech-in-Noise Testing in the Pediatric Test Battery,” supports the need to include a signal-to-noise ratio loss screening tool as part of standard pediatric hearing testing. In the article, audiologists from Hackensack Meridian JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute’s Center for Audiology present the case of a boy with normal hearing who had difficulties in how he performed in complex, realistic listening conditions over the course of several years while his hearing and other abilities were being evaluated.

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