Results of a Program of Newborn Hearing Screening (NHS) in Cuiaba-Brazil

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Centro de Diagnostico Auditivo de Cuiaba
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01113450
First received: April 29, 2010
Last updated: NA
Last verified: December 2009
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

The study aims to demonstrate the indices of quality of a Newborn Hearing Screening (NHS).


Condition
Showing the Results of a Program of NHS in Cuiaba_ Brazil

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Results of a Program of Newborn Hearing Screening in Cuiaba-Brazil

Further study details as provided by Centro de Diagnostico Auditivo de Cuiaba:

Enrollment: 3148
Study Start Date: January 2008
Study Completion Date: December 2009
Primary Completion Date: December 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

The data refer to infants underwent newborn hearing screening by evoked otoacoustic emissions by transient stimulation, using the analyzer EOA Biologic. Examinations archived in the computer's service were analyzed for the amount of infants who passed or failed the screening, as well as the correlations with the same age and gender.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 3 Months
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

There were two groups:

  1. high risk for hearing loss
  2. low risk for hearing loss
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • middle ear conditions integrates

Exclusion Criteria:

  • middle ear conditions inadequate
  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
Brazil
CEDAC
Cuiaba, Mato Grosso, Brazil, 78000000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Centro de Diagnostico Auditivo de Cuiaba
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Priscila L Rodrigues, PHD student Centro de Diagnostico Auditivo de Cuiaba
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Priscila de Araujo Lucas Rodrigues, CEDAC
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01113450     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TAN Cuiaba
Study First Received: April 29, 2010
Last Updated: April 29, 2010
Health Authority: Brazil: Ethics Committee

Keywords provided by Centro de Diagnostico Auditivo de Cuiaba:
hearing, newborn, screening

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