Using person-centered language that acknowledges your patient’s struggles but also conveys respect is a good first step towards making the idea of wearing hearing devices more palatable.
With a little guidance from hearing care professionals on how to make Roger™ use a habit, those with hearing loss can fully reap the rewards of improved attentional load and not miss life’s ‘invisible gorillas’.
Audiologists are taught the importance of the audiogram. For good reason, as audiometry is the gold standard for diagnostics. But there is more to life than pure tones in quiet, right?
On a daily basis, teens contend with complicated problems and choices. Talking about complications can help!
560 wax occlusions, 21 infections, two Piñata foam pieces and a live insect (a cochineal)! – some otoscopy findings during your typical week of hearing screening in Lima.
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