Adult aural rehabilitation is here defined holistically as the reduction of hearing-loss-induced deficits of function, activity, participation, and quality of life through a combination of sensory. Background: Acquired adult-onset hearing loss is a common long-term condition for which the most common intervention is hearing aid fitting. However, up to 40% of people fitted with a hearing aid either fail to use it or may not gain optimal benefit from it. This is an update of a review first published in The Cochrane Library in
The Video-Based Aural Rehabilitation Guide: Enhancing Listening and Spoken Language in Children and Adults is the “first aural rehabilitation book of its kind to intertwine chapter text with over captioned videos,” according to an announcement from the book’s publisher, birast.xyz resource is intended to educate undergraduate and graduate students in speech-language . This course will examine evidence-based best practices and considerations for doing aural rehabilitation with adults with cochlear implants, and will include a discussion of therapy goals and target selection. (Part 1: Course ) Course created on August 27, Audiology and Hearing Impairment Cochlear Implants.
Hawkins DB. Effectiveness of counseling-based adult group aural rehabilitation programs: A systematic review of the evidence. J Am Acad Audiol. ;16(7) Jankowski R, Pialoux R, Labaeye P, et al. Bone anchored hearing aid (BAHA): Clinical evaluation. Ann Otolaryngol Chir Cervicofac. ;(6) Adults receiving cochlear implants require aural rehabilitation, though it is not always recommended as frequently as it is for children. This course will examine areas of concern and indications for aural rehabilitation for adults, and will discuss the assessment process for adults. (Part 2: Course ) Course created on August 20,