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An essential guide to hearing and balance disorders / edited by R. Steven Ackley, T. Newell Decker, Charles J. Limb.

Mahwah, NJ : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, c2007.
xiii, 487 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Summary note:
"This state-of-the-art textbook reference focuses on the medical aspects of hearing and balance disorders - how they are identified, and then, surgically cured, medically treated, or rehabilitated. The combination of medical and audiological coverage makes it a unique volume. The reader will learn the most sophisticated methods of diagnosis and treatment of hearing and balance disorders from clinical experts in various subspecialties of this broad field."--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
1. Case history / Charles J. Limb and R. Steven Ackley -- 2. Medical diseases and disorders of the ear / Erik H. Waldman and Carmen C. Brewer -- 3. The vestibular system : basic principles and clinical disorders / Marc D. Eisen and Charles J. Limb -- 4. The genetics of deafness / Walter E. Nance -- 5. Evaluation and management of pediatric hearing loss / Iee Ching W. Anderson and Charles J. Limb -- 6. Ototoxicity / Kathleen C. M. Campbell -- 7. Auditory electrophysiological assessment / John A. Ferraro, Robert Folsom, Lisa R. Mancl, Annette Hurley and Robin Moorehouse -- 8. Cochlear implants : a brief overview / Brian Dunham and Charles J. Limb -- 9. Treatment of vestibular disorders / Benjamin L. Judson and H. Jeffrey Kim -- 10. Hearing instrument fitting for infants and young children / Jeffrey Simmons, Kathryn Laudin Beauchaine and Leisha R. Eiten -- 11. Adult amplification / Stephen Boney -- 12. Noise-induced hearing loss : models for prevention / Deanna K. Meinke and Mark R. Stephenson -- 13. Hearing loss in later life / Scott J. Bally and Janet L. Pray -- 14. Business essentials in audiology private practice / Robert M. Traynor -- 15. Professional issues : ethics, methods of practice and conflicts of interest / Michael J. Metz -- 16. Valuing patients as individuals : the role of culture / Jodell Newman-Ryan -- 17. Case studies / Neil Shepherd, James W. Thelin, Danielle Inverso, Annette Mazevski, Jennifer Ratigan and R. Steven Ackley.
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  • 9781410617750 (ebook)
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