Tests of hearing

  • Distraction testing
  • Visual reinforcement audiometry (VRA)
  • Play audiometry
  • Pure tone audiometry

Middle ear tests

  • Tympanometry (226 Hz and 1000 Hz)
  • Acoustic reflexes

Inner ear tests

  • Transient evoked otoacoustic emissions
  • Distortion product otoacoustic emissions
  • Spontaneous otocacoustic emissions

Speech tests

  • Age-appropriate speech tests


  • All ages tested for threshold or latency testing as appropriate. Including:
    • During sleep (natural or with melatonin)
    • Under general anaesthetic

Auditory processing difficulty test battery

Tinnitus and hyperacusis test battery