Response to de wit et al., 2016, “characteristics of auditory processing disorders: A systematic review”


Purpose: This letter to the editor is in response to a review by de Wit et al. (2016), “Characteristics of Auditory Processing Disorders: A Systematic Review,” published in April 2016 by Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research. Conclusion: The author argues that the conclusions in the de Wit et al. (2016) review are unfortunate in light of advances made in the clinical diagnosis and treatment of bottom-up auditory processing disorders in children.

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Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research