TITLE

Vision and Hearing Loss in Older Adults: "Double Trouble"

AUTHOR(S)
Berry, Paige; Mascia, John; Steinman, Bernard A.
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Care Management Journals;Spring2004, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines issues faced by older people in the United States who are hard of hearing and blind or visually impaired. Common causes and behavioral signs of hearing and vision loss; Functional implications of the dual sensory impairment; Prevalence data; Limitations of hearing aids; Use of assistive technology, such as low vision aids.
ACCESSION #
16310290

 

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