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European consensus statement on hearing, vision, and speech screening in pre-school and school-age children.

Henryk Skarzynski, Anna Piotrowska, Jerzy Szaflik, Linda Luxon, Antoinette am Zehnhoff-Dinnesen, Michele Kaufmann-Meyer, Paulina Kamyk, Piotr H Skarzynski

JHS 2011; 1(2): SR89-90

ID: 882067


A European Consensus Statement on Hearing, Vision, and Speech Screening in Pre-School and School-Age Children was endorsed during the 10th Congress of the European Federation of Audiology Societies (EFAS) held in Warsaw, Poland, on 22 June 2011. The consensus was the result of scientific discussions and is signed by experts in the fields of audiology, otolaryngology, phoniatry, ophthalmology, and speech language pathology from across Europe:

Henryk Skarzyński - Director of the Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing, State Consultant for Audiology and Phoniatrics, Poland; Jerzy Szaflik - State Consultant in Ophthalmology, Poland; Linda Luxon - President of European Federation of Audiology Societies; Antoinette am Zehnhoff-Dinnesen - President of the Union of the European Phoniatricians; Michele Kaufmann-Meyer - Vice President of the Standing Liaison Committee of Speech and Language Therapists/Logopedists in the European Union;

Key words: screening, hearing loss, vision impairment, school-age children, consensus statement

Keywords: Vision impairment, Hearing Loss, screening, School-age Children, consensus statement