Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Update On Hearing Loss

Edited by Fayez Bahmad Jr

University of Brasilia

Update on Hearing Loss encompasses both the theoretical background on the different forms of hearing loss and a detailed knowledge on state-of-the-art treatment for hearing loss, written for clinicians by specialists and researchers. Realizing the complexity of hearing loss has highlighted the importance of interdisciplinary research. Therefore, all the authors contributing to this book were chosen from many different specialties of medicine, including surgery, psychology, and neuroscience, and came from diverse areas of expertise, such as neurology, otolaryngology, psychiatry, and clinical and experimental audiology.

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Update On Hearing LossEdited by Fayez Bahmad Jr

Published: December 2nd 2015

DOI: 10.5772/59528

ISBN: 978-953-51-2195-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7269-7

Copyright year: 2015

Books open for chapter submissions

19203 Total Chapter Downloads

3 Crossref Citations

9 Web of Science Citations

14 Dimensions Citations


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1. Cochlear Model for Hearing Loss

By Miriam Furst


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2. Classification of Hearing Loss

By Waleed B. Alshuaib, Jasem M. Al-Kandari and Sonia M. Hasan


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3. Up to Date on Etiology and Epidemiology of Hearing Loss

By Larissa Vilela Pereira and Fayez Bahmad Jr.


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4. Advances in Genetic Diagnosis and Treatment of Hearing Loss — A Thirst for Revolution

By Sidheshwar Pandey and Mukeshwar Pandey


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5. Hearing Loss in Infectious and Contagious Diseases

By Luiz Alberto Alves Mota, Paula Cristina Alves Leitão, Paulo Marcelo Freitas de Barros and Ana Maria dos Anjos Carneiro Leão


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6. Hearing Loss and the Voice

By Ana Cristina Coelho, Daniela Malta Medved and Alcione Ghedini Brasolotto


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7. Hearing Impairment in Professional Musicians and Industrial Workers — Profession-Specific Auditory Stimuli Used to Evoke Event-Related Brain Potentials and to Show Different Auditory Perception and Processing

By Edeltraut Emmerich, Marcus Engelmann, Melanie Rohmann and Frank Richter


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8. A Combination of EGb 761 and Soft Laser Therapy in Chronic Tinnitus

By Klára Procházková, Ivan Šejna, Petr Schalek, Jozef Rosina and Aleš Hahn


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9. Technological Advances in Universal Neonatal Hearing Screening (UNHS)

By Stavros Hatzopoulos, Henryk Skarzynski and Piotr H Skarzynski


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10. Bilateral Cochlear Implants, Minimizing Auditory Rehabilitation

By Miguel A. Hyppolito and Eduardo T. Massuda


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