TABLE 3

Physicians' Estimates of Ages at Which Various Follow-up Procedures Should Be Conducted

What Is Your Best Estimate of the Earliest Age at Which:≤1 mo1–3 mo3–6 mo6–9 mo9–12 mo>12 mo
Newborn who does not pass screen should receive additional testing75.7a11.87.04.20.11.2
Infant can receive a definitive diagnosis of SNHL51.9a10.8a12.415.40.39.3
Child can begin wearing hearing aids38.1a9.1a11.222.31.218.1
Child with SNHL should be referred to early intervention61.6a8.0a9.8a13.20.47.0