Hearing Impairment and Elderly People

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This OTA background paper discusses the prevalence of hearing impairment and its impact on elderly people; hearing devices and services that may benefit them; and problems in the service delivery system that limit access to these devices and services.

Creator(s): United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: May 1986
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Office of Technology Assessment
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  • Creation: May 1986
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United States
Description:

This OTA background paper discusses the prevalence of hearing impairment and its impact on elderly people; hearing devices and services that may benefit them; and problems in the service delivery system that limit access to these devices and services.

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85 p: ill; 26 cm.

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Series Title: OTA background papers
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Office of Technology Assessment
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 8608
  • SUDOC: Y 3.T 22/2:2 H 35
  • UNTCAT: b3227366 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39609
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text