Table 3.

Results of Analyses of Covariance for Children With Normal Cognition: Language Quotient Scores by Age of Identification of Hearing Loss

Language ScaleAge of IdentificationAdjusted MeanStandard DeviationEffect for Age of Identification
F[1, 82]P
ReceptiveBy 6 months92.219.924.5<.001
After 6 months71.719.7
ExpressiveBy 6 months90.521.925.8<.001
After 6 months68.720.3
Total languageBy 6 months91.319.829.6<.001
After 6 months70.218.5