TITLE

Beyond the Beeps. Needs Assessments and Outcome Measures

AUTHOR(S)
Ingrao, Brad
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Hearing Loss Magazine;Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses hearing loss and tests to assess the impact of hearing problems. It discusses the importance of noting a medical or family history of hearing loss problems and evaluating the impact of hearing loss on daily life using tools such as Client Oriented Scale of Improvement (COSI) and Abbreviated Profile of Hearing Aid Benefit (APHAB). The article discusses the Satisfaction with Amplification in Daily Life (SADL) scale that measures patient satisfaction with their hearing aids.
ACCESSION #
88055812

 

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