Procesamiento auditivo en adultos mayores: Reporte de casos

Oscar Cañete S
  • Revista de otorrinolaringología y cirugía de cabeza y cuello, April 2010, SciELO Comision Nacional de Investigacion Cientifica Y Tecnologica (CONICYT)
  • DOI: 10.4067/s0718-48162010000100010

What is it about?

Auditory Processing in Elderly: Case reports The decline in speech understanding ability in older adults can be caused by the interaction of different factors including: a) peripheral hearing loss, b) cognitive and c) auditory processing deficits. There are currently audio logical tests that allow us to demonstrate auditory processing deficits in this population and assist in allowing the processes of selection and hearing aid fitting in both monaural and binaural way. Key words: Audiological tests, auditory processing, hearing aid.

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