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Title Ballantyne's deafness / edited by John M. Graham and David M. Baguley
Edition Seventh edition
Published Chichester, U.K. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 294 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction / David Baguley & John Graham -- The prevalence of deafness and hearing impairment / Adrian Davis -- The structure and function of the ear / Tony Wright -- Central auditory system / David McAlpine -- An introduction to acoustics : clinical implications / Richard Knight -- Subjective audiometry / Judith Bird & Rachel Humphriss -- Objective audiometry / Neil Donnelly and William Gibson -- The radiological assessment of hearing loss / Simon Lloyd Patrick -- The aetiology and management of conductive hearing loss in children and adults / Will Hellier -- Acquired sensorineural hearing loss / Martin Burton -- Genetics causes of hearing and balance disorders / Henry Pau & Sarah Healy
The causes, identification and confirmation of sensorineural hearing loss in children / Shakeel Saeed, Rachel Booth, Penny Hill -- Habilitation of children with permanent hearing impairment / Josephine Marriage -- Noise and hearing / Mark Lutman -- Non-organic hearing loss / Catherine Lynch & Sally Austen -- Tinnitus and hyperacusis / Don McFerran -- Psychological aspects of acquired hearing impairment / Laurence McKenna & Anne O'Sullivan -- Mental health and prelingual deafness / Sally Austen -- Hearing aids / Graham Frost -- Cochlear implants / Huw Cooper -- Implantable devices : bone anchored hearing aids and middle ear implants / Richard Irving -- Auditory processing disorders / Doris-Eva Bamiou -- Adult audiological rehabilitation / Lucy Handscomb -- Disorders of balance / Peter Rea
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Deafness.
Hearing Loss -- diagnosis.
Hearing Loss -- therapy.
Audiometry -- methods.
Hearing Aids.
Form Electronic book
Author Baguley, David (David M.)
Ballantyne, John C. (John Chalmers)
Graham, J. M. (John Malcolm)
ISBN 0470744413 (electronic bk.)
9780470744413 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Deafness