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4 Item(s) found for:  Audiology Clinic/Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery 

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Hearing aid services   English Russian Spanish
Abstract: Explains the anatomy of a hearing aid and describes conventional, programmable, and digital hearing aids. Describes evaluations used to determine need, selection, and fitting. Also discusses insurance coverage, 30-day trial period, and fitting visit schedule. Provides resource list.
Author: Audiology Clinic/Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1998
UWMC Dept: Audiology Clinic/Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
Revised Date: 3/2008
Meniere's disease: Symptoms and treatment   English Russian Spanish Vietnam
Abstract: This handout explains Meniere's disease (MD), its symptoms, evaluation tests, medical management and prognosis, and surgical treatments such as endolymphatic sac surgery, vestibular nerve section, and labyrinthectomy. It provides contact telephone numbers at UWMC and support group information.
Author: Audiology Clinic/Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
Publisher/Date: University of Washington, 1996
UWMC Dept: Audiology Clinic/Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
Revised Date: 5/2012
Otitis media: Infection of the middle ear   Chinese English Russian Spanish Vietnam
Abstract: This handout explains and illustrates treatment of otitis media (OT). It explains how the middle ear and eustacian tube work, and what causes OT. It includes diagnosis, medical treatment, surgical treatment, and self-care afterward.
Author: Audiology Clinic/Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
Publisher/Date: University of Washington, 1996
UWMC Dept: Audiology Clinic/Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
Revised Date: 5/2012
Presbystasis: Age-related balance problems   English
Abstract: This booklet explains how presbystasis develops, how the ear works, symptoms of presbystasis, and diagnostic tests such as electronystagmography, computerized dynamic posturography, and rotating chair. It includes explanations of medical therapy and balance therapy. It also addresses follow-up care and safety tips and contains illustrations and photographs.
Author: Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1998
UWMC Dept: Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Center
Revised Date: 3/2010
 
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