Hearing Loss: Aging, Medication, Cognition, Treatment

ADA: A Bad Day at Black Rock or A Good Day at Red Rock? Many years ago Spencer Tracy starred in a film as Macreedy, a one-armed man who came by train to the sparsely populated and isolated desert town of Black Rock in the Southwest United States. It was the first time in four years…

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Before the Audiogram

Audiogram, AW’-dee-oh-gram”, (n). A record of the threshold of sensitivity of hearing measured at several different (usually discrete) frequencies{{1}}[[1]]Modified slightly from Delk, J.H. Comprehensive Dictionary of Audiology, P 35, 1973, The Hearing Aid Journal, Sioux City, IA[[1]]. Strange as it may seem to many currently measuring and recording hearing results, the audiogram did not always…

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