American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

ASHA Thesaurus


The ASHA Thesaurus is a controlled vocabulary used to organize information in the fields of audiology and speech-language pathology.

Terms marked "(node label only)" are for classification only and should not be used for indexing. Non-preferred terms are in italics.



Assessment
Assessment
Assessment procedures
.. Alternative assessment
.. Case histories
.. Diagnostics
... Magnetic resonance imaging
.... Functional magnetic resonance imaging
... Prognosis
.. Informal assessment
... Dynamic assessment
.. Interview
... Ethnographic interviewing
.. Observation
.. Screening
.. Self-assessment (procedures)
.. Standardized assessment
Balance assessment (node label only)
.. Posturography
.. Videonystagmography
Cognitive-communication assessment (node label only)
.. Behavioral assessment
.. Developmental language scales
.. Visual motor assessment
Environmental assessment
.. Environmental inventory
.. Environmental manipulation
Functional communication assessment
Hearing assessment (node label only)
.. Acoustic impedance audiometry
.. Acoustic reflex testing
.. Electrophysiology
... Auditory evoked potential
.... Auditory brainstem response
.... Auditory steady state response
.... Electrocochleography
... Otoacoustic emissions
.. Immittance
.. Masking
.. Occupational hearing loss assessment (node label only)
... Noise measurement
.. Otoscopy
.. Pediatric hearing assessment (node label only)
... Conditioned play audiometry
... Tangible reinforcement operant conditioning audiometry
... Visual reinforcement audiometry
.. Pure tone air-conduction testing
.. Pure tone bone conduction testing
.. Signal-to-noise ratio
.. Site of lesion testing
... ABLB
... Bekesy
... SISI
... Tone decay
.. Sound field testing
.. Speech-reception threshold
.. Speech audiometry
... Speech Perception in Noise
.. Tuning fork tests
.. Word recognition testing
Hearing device evaluation
.. Acoustic hearing aids evaluation
.. Candidacy (assessment)
.. Cochlear implant testing
... Cochlear implant programming
.. Digital hearing aids evaluation
.. Earmold impression assessment
.. Implantable middle ear hearing device assessment
.. Programmable hearing aids evaluation
.. Real ear measurements
Intraoperative monitoring
Language assessment (node label only)
.. Discourse analysis
.. Language sample analysis
Monitoring
Speech assessment (node label only)
.. Oral motor assessment
Swallowing assessment (node label only)
.. Clinical bedside assessment
... Blue dye test
... Cervical auscultation
.. FEES
.. Instrumental assessment
... Electromyography
... Manofluography
... Modified barium swallow
... Scintigraphy
... Ultrasound
... Videofluoroscopic swallowing studies
... Videofluoroscopy
Voice assessment (node label only)
.. Vocal tract imaging
... Endoscopy
... Stroboscopy


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