The Epidemiology of Hearing Impairment in Elderly People

The Epidemiology of Hearing Impairment in Elderly People describes the types and causes of hearing impairment among elderly individuals; the prevalence by age, gender, race, income and institutionalization; the impact of having hearing problems; deafnes.


Types and causes of hearing loss among elderly people

Measuring hearing impairment

Age

Gender

Race

Income

Institutionalization

Prevalence of tinnitus

Clinical impact

Psychosocial impact

Deanial of hearing impairment

Deafness

Date: 01/01/1986
Author: Princeton University
Organization: Princeton University
Reference: http://www.princeton.edu/~ota/disk2/1986/8608/860804.PDF
Only for Members: No
Content type: Scientific publications
Tags: hearing loss, hearing impaired
Categories: Medical & Functions