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Presbycusis: Age-related hearing loss  
Abstract:  This booklet explains presbycusis and its causes, diagnosis, and treatment such as hearing aids, assistive listening devices and cochlear implants. It also discusses medical therapy and prevention. Illustrations, and contact phone numbers are included.
Author: Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 1997, March 1, 2010
UWMC Availability:  Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Center
General Topics:  Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Noise-induced Hearing Loss; Hearing Loss; Hearing Aids; Cochlear Implants; Assistive Technology Devices; Age Factors
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Booklet
Reading Level: Technical
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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