BRAINSTEM AUDITORY EVOKED RESPONSE

n. a test which records brain wave activity via the brainstem, specifically in response to auditory stimuli like clicks and tones. These recordings help diagnose hearing deficits in children. See audtitory evoked response.

BRAINSTEM AUDITORY EVOKED RESPONSE: "The Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test makes use of electrodes to gather and measure auditory potential."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BRAINSTEM AUDITORY EVOKED RESPONSE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/brainstem-auditory-evoked-response/ (accessed June 19, 2021).
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