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Title The complete idiot's guide to hearing loss / by House Clinic, edited by William M. Luxford, Jennifer Derebery, and Karen I. Berliner.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Alpha Books/Penguin Group, [2010]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  617.8 COM    AVAILABLE
Description xx, 348 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 314) and index.
Note This book is dedicated to Howard P. House, the founder of House Ear Institute, and to William F. House, the father of inner ear surgery.
Summary Millions of people live with hearing loss or impairment. If you've been told there is no help for your partial hearing loss problems-- not true! Learn about the causes of hearing loss, and steps you can take to improve your hearing.
Contents The basics. How the ear works and how we hear ; Do I have a hearing loss? -- External and middle ear hearing loss. External ear causes of hearing loss ; Problems of the eustachian tube ; Chronic infection in the middle ear ; Other middle ear hearing problems -- Inner ear hearing loss. Age-related hearing loss ; Hearing loss from noise exposure ; Sudden and drug-induced hearing loss ; Inner ear fluid imbalances ; Tumors of the temporal bone -- Other issues of hearing loss. Hearing loss due to allergies ; Tinnitus or head noise ; Hearing problems in children ; Treatment of hearing loss in children -- Help for hearing loss. Hearing aids and how they work ; Assistive listening devices ; Restoring hearing to the deaf ; Communicating effectively ; The impact of hearing loss.
Subject Deafness.
Hearing disorders.
Added Author House, Howard P. (Howard Payne), 1908-2003.
House, William F., 1923-2012.
Luxford, William M.
Derebery, M. Jennifer.
Berliner, Karen I.
House Ear Institute.
Added Title Complete idiot's guide
Hearing loss
ISBN 1592579906 paperback
9781592579907 paperback

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