Aud Overview

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Aud Overview
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  1. what is audiology
    discipline involved in the prevention, id, and evalu of hearing disorders, the selectionand eval of hearing aids and the habilitaion rehab of individuals with hearing loss
  2. what is the prevalence of hearing loss
    • about 35 mil in us over 18 
    • about 28 mil are severe enough to be adversely affected
    • by 2015- 13 mil
  3. How many have tinnitus, hnl, perm hearing loss,
    • 50 mil tin
    • 30 mil haz noise levels
    • 10 mil have permanent damage
    • 26 mil hard of hearing
    • 2 mil deaf
    • by 2050 80 mil over 65 will have loss
  4. what % of children born with, ear infect, fail school hearing,
    • 6 in every 1000 born with
    • 90% have an ear infect before 6
    • 15 % of children fail screenings
    • pop with some degree of hearing loss is about 3.5 mil
  5. cost of hearing
    • 65+=45,000
    • 0-2=1.02 mil
  6. impact on hearing loss 
    children
    • speech or language development
    • speech recognition (classroom noise)
    • educational achievement
    • psychological behavior
  7. impact of hearing loss
    adults
    • poor health
    • reduced mobility
    • increased tension
    • more anxiety and depression
    • fewer interpersonal contacts
    • fewer excursions outside of home
  8. who founded audiology
    Robert West in 1936
  9. who coined audiology
    • raymond carhart
    • norton canfield
  10. settings for audiologist
    • clinical-
    •     medical
    •     rehab/dispensing
    •     pediatric
    •     military
    •     manufacturing
    • industrila
    • ed
    • college
  11. regulating board for licensure or credential
    speech language audology hearing aid dispensers board

    ca also has credential for ed aud-clinical rehab services credentials aud
  12. aud certification
    • board certified aud-ABA
    • CERT of clinical competencies in aud -asha
  13. professional orgnaizations
    • aaa
    • asha
    • ada-academy of doctors of aud
    • aasa-american aud society of america
    • caa-cal academy of aud
    • csha-cal speech and hearing assoc
    • eaa-ed aud assoc

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