Patients with sudden sensorineural hearing loss with residual hearing loss and/or tinnitus should be counseled about the potential benefits of audiologic
rehabilitation and other supportive measures.
Cochlear Implants: Audiologic
Management and Considerations for Implantable Hearing Devices (online access included)
The Furuhashi criteria were used to evaluate the audiologic
improvement, and results were classified as complete recovery (PTA <25 dB), marked improvement (PTA improvement >30 dB), slight improvement (PTA improvement between 10 and 30 dB), or no recovery (PTA improvement <10 dB) .
evaluation was notable for mixed conductive and sensorineural hearing loss on the left.
The aim of this study was to analyze the anatomic and audiologic
results of revision cartilage tympanoplasty.
While all patients with this condition should undergo an audiologic
exam and hearing evaluation, only about 20% of adults who experience tinnitus require intervention.
of Minnesota-Twin Cities) and Ramachandran, an audiologist who teaches courses in audiologic
rehabilitation at Wayne State U., provide exercises and a concise review of important concepts relating to audiologic
assessment and clinical audiometry techniques, including history taking and patient communication, ear canal assessment, immittance, pure-tone testing, masking, speech audiometry, and patient counseling.
(2,3) Hearing readiness is the metric applied to annual audiometric testing that enables tracking of the audiologic
health of Soldiers.
territories recommend that infants undergo hearing screening no later than age 1 month, diagnostic and audiologic
evaluation no later than age 3 months for infants who do not pass the screening, and enrollment in early intervention no later than age 6 months for infants with diagnosed hearing loss.
Applications for micro-molded parts vary from ophthalmic, cardiac rhythm management, and audiologic
components to short-and long-term implantable applications.