Helpful vibrations: Assistive devices in hearing loss

Julie Swann
  • Nursing and Residential Care, November 2007, Mark Allen Group
  • DOI: 10.12968/nrec.2007.9.11.27428

Explaining the different types of hearing aids and useful assistive devices

What is it about?

Specialist devices and alternative communication techniques, to overcome problems caused by deafness, are explored.

Why is it important?

Many residents have problems hearing sounds and this impacts on communication and environmental issues.

Perspectives

Mrs Julie I Swann

Ageing can cause deafness, superimposed on a previous hearing loss.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12968/nrec.2007.9.11.27428

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