Hearing Loss

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2011 Cochrane - Madrid

2011 Cochrane Scholars Madrid, SpainSponsored by Sujana S. Chandrasekhar, MDProposed topic: Interventions for Acoustic Neuroma

2008 Cochrane - Singapore

2008 Cochrane ScholarsSingaporeSponsored by Jennifer Shin, MD, SMMedical and surgical interventions for hearing loss associated with congenital cytomegalovirus: A systematic review Jennifer J. Shin, Donald G. Keamy, Jr, and Evan A. Steinberg.

Buying a Hearing Aid

I don't hear well. What should I do? What should I expect?

Position Statement on Cochlear Implants

The American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, Inc. considers unilateral and bilateral cochlear implantation as appropriate treatment for adults and children with severe to profound hearing loss.

Evaluation Prior to Hearing Aid Fitting

Hearing impairment is a medical condition requiring evaluation and diagnosis by a physician, preferably an otolaryngologist - head and neck surgeon.

Infant Hearing

The American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Inc. has adopted the position statement of the Joint Committee on Infant Hearing, 2007.

Hearing Aids

The American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head And Neck Surgery, Inc. states: dispensing of hearing aids, hearing assisted devices and other hearing rehabilitation devices is within the scope of practice for otolaryngologists-head and neck surgeons.

Implantable Hearing Devices

The American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Inc.

Otology/Neurotology

The American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, Inc. recognizes that after general surgical training an otolaryngology resident spends four years being educated and trained in the head and neck region.

Minimal Test Battery for Cochlear Implants

The American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Inc.