TITLE

Predictors of Rehabilitation Intervention Decisions in Adults With Acquired Hearing Impairment

AUTHOR(S)
Laplante-L´evesque, Ariane; Hickson, Louise; Worrall, Linda
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Oct2011, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p1385
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Purpose: This study investigated the predictors of rehabilitation intervention decisions in middle-age and older adults with acquired hearing impairment seeking help for the first time.
ACCESSION #
66487615

 

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