The Epidemiology of Hearing Impairment in Elderly People

Short description:

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.

Type of publication:

Scientific publications

Date of publication:



Princeton University

Publishing organization:

Princeton University



Long description:

  • 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

Copyright information:

import from Sensage project