Application-Based Hearing Screening in the Elderly Population

Livshitz, L. et al. (2017) Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology. 126(1) pp. 36-41

Objectives: The effects of age-related hearing loss are severe. Early detection is essential for maximum benefit. However, most hearing-impaired adults delay obtaining treatment. Diagnostic hearing testing at an appropriate facility is impractical, and new methods for screening audiometry aim to provide easy access for patients and reliable outcomes. The purpose of this study was to examine the accuracy of application-based hearing screening in an elderly population.

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