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Accession Number AVA13083-VM00
Title Hearing Impairment: The Invisible Handicap.
Publication Date 1994
Media Count 1AV-Beta 2 - 1 cassette
Personal Author N/A
Abstract Dr. Naunton explains how we hear, how the ear converts sound waves to electric impulses that are carried to the brain by nerves, and how dysfunction in any of the three parts of the ear--outer, middle and inner--can cause hearing loss. He discusses variou ...
Keywords Auditory defects
Deafness
Ear
Hearing disorders
Hearing impairment
Hearing loss
Noise(Sound)
ntisavdisabled
Physiological effects
Presbycusis
Sound pressure
 
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Source Agency Department of Health and Human Services, General - Audiovisual
NTIS Subject Category 57S - Physiology
57E - Clinical Medicine
57W - Stress Physiology
Corporate Author National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD. Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center.
Document Type Audiovisual
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 9921
Contract Number N/A

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