residual hearing


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residual hearing

Hearing acuity that remains after hearing loss.
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More than even now it is recognized that for good hearing performance, one should preserve residual hearing and prevent damage to the delicate cochlear structures.
Language preference and literacy of deaf individuals are determined, to a large degree, by each deaf person's early life experiences, when they were introduced to language, the onset of their deafness, their level of residual hearing, their educational background, the presence of secondary disabilities and other independent factors;
For customers who have residual hearing in their implanted ear, their hearing experience may be significantly improved if this residual hearing can also be amplified.
Sprint said that with a special CapTel phone, users can read what the caller is saying while listening with their residual hearing.
The All-New HiFocus Mid-Scala Electrode Designed to Help Preserve Residual Hearing is Now Approved by Health Canada --
The programme, designed by the American Speech and Hearing Association (Asha) -- certified speech language pathologists -- will help children learn to use their residual hearing to its maximum potential, with the aim of developing their language skills by learning to listen: "There are 20 to 30 similar aural rehabilitation programmes in English but this is the first of its kind with Arabic content, which suits the Arabic and Emirati culture since it helps familiarise the student with his/her surroundings through coloured flash cards that help explain everyday life experiences suitable for different age groups," said Hana Ali Elsa Al Hamdani, Subject Support specialist and team leader for the Abu Dhabi Education Council's (ADEC) Special Needs committee.
It can affect people's hearing to varying degrees but is generally a progressive hearing loss, in which residual hearing can deteriorate over time.
Most such attempts have taken patients with some residual hearing and trained their ears to be more sensitive to the affected frequencies.
9) Glucocorticosteroids administered after sudden hearing loss may help to preserve residual hearing.
of Antwerp, Belgium) bring together 16 chapters on the use of electric acoustic stimulation (EAS) with adults and children who have hearing loss, to stimulate the inner ear without destroying the cochlea and its residual hearing.