Geriatric Audiology
Geriatric Audiology

Brand: Thieme

Geriatric Audiology

  • Publish Date: 2012-11-28
  • Binding: Hardcover
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A totally up to date reference book for
anything which an audiology professional needs to know about how ageing affects
the auditory system and how applying this knowledge can optimise rehabilitation
outcomes from the fitting of hearing aids. That very much puts it in the
category of important reading material! -- BSHAA News







Completely revised and updated, Geriatric Audiology, Second Edition is a unique handbook that provides audiologists, speech
language pathologists, and doctoral students in audiology with evidence-based,
clinical guidance on evaluating and treating hearing loss in older adults.
Focusing solely on geriatric audiology, this new edition contains the latest
information on the demographics of aging as well as the biological,
sociological, and psychological factors that affect geriatric hearing loss and
its ramifications.

Key
features:

  • Includes a new chapter designed to help audiologists and
    speech language pathologists teach health care professionals about hearing
    loss diagnosis and management
  • Emphasizes patient-centered hearing
    health care
  • Contains updated chapters on hearing loss, pure tone
    and speech findings, hearing aids, and audiologist rehabilitation and
    counseling for geriatric patients, giving readers comprehensive information on
    important areas in the specialty



Based on Dr. Weinstein's extensive experience in geriatric
audiology, this book is an invaluable resource for audiologists, speech-language
pathologists, and others involved in the care of elderly patients with hearing,
speech, language, voice problems, and other communicative
disorders.

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