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High-frequency Audiometry Hearing On Monitoring Of Individuals Exposed To Occupational Noise: A Systematic Review
(Fundação Otorrinolaringologia, 2016)
Unilateral hearing loss: benefits and satisfaction from the use of hearing aids
(ASSOC BRASILEIRA OTORRINOLARINGOLOGIA & CIRURGIA CERVICOFACIAL, 2011)
A unilateral hearing loss is characterized by reduced hearing in one ear. The problems caused by sensory deprivation can be minimized with the use of hearing aids (HA). Aim: To analyze the correlation between the prescribed ...
Hearing disorders in congenital toxoplasmosis: A literature review
Introduction Several studies show correlations between congenital toxoplasmosis and hearing loss, with a broad diversity of levels of hearing loss and specifications of hearing disorders. Objective To describe the studies ...
Stethoscopes with hearing aid use: case studies
(Fundação OtorrinolaringologiaSão Paulo, 2013-01)
Introduction: Description for using stethoscopes adapted to hearing aids. Aim: To describe the adaptation of HAs to stethoscopes used by 2 students in the health field with bilateral hearing impairment. Case reports: Two ...
The universal newborn hearing screening in Brazil: From identification to intervention
(ELSEVIER IRELAND LTD, 2010)
Objective: The objective of the study is to investigate the results of the newborn hearing screening program carried out in a Public Hospital in Brazil, in the first 3 years regarding: (1) the prevalence of hearing impairment; ...
Pop-rock musicians: Assessment of their satisfaction provided by hearing protectors
(ASSOC BRASILEIRA OTORRINOLARINGOLOGIA & CIRURGIA CERVICOFACIAL, 2010)
Pop-rock musicians are at risk of developing hearing loss and other symptoms related to amplified music. Aim: The aim of the present study was to assess the satisfaction provided by the use of hearing protection in pop-rock ...
Quality of life in elderly adults before and after hearing aid fitting
(ASSOC BRASILEIRA OTORRINOLARINGOLOGIA & CIRURGIA CERVICOFACIALSAO PAULO, 2013-08-02)
Presbycusis is a common disorder in the elderly, which causes hearing loss and may contribute to the development of some psychiatric disorders, leading to isolation clue to communication difficulties in the social environment. ...
Application of an auditory steady-state response test to evaluate the attenuation of hearing protection devices
This research aims to present a new method to get real attenuation of hearing protection devices, with good reproducibility and a small standard deviation, without relying on skills and cooperation individual. Thus the ...
Effects of auditory and socio-demographic variables on discontinuation of hearing aid use among older adults with hearing loss fitted in the Chilean public health sector
Abstract Background The percentage of older adults with hearing loss who stop using their hearing aids and the variables associated with this phenomenon have not been ...