Rates of cognitive decline and the risk for incident cognitive impairment were linearly associated with the severity of an individual's baseline hearing loss. ... Our results demonstrate that hearing loss is independently associated with accelerated
Occasionally patients who come in with subjective hearing loss have normal audiologic testing,” Dr. ... Clinical practice guideline: sudden hearing loss. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012;146:S1-35.
Drawing lines. Envision a scenario: Milt is 87. Over the years he's developed diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, lumbago (back pain), hearing loss, too many moles to count, and high
MSDS can be seen in elderly patients who may have poor vision, poor hearing and decreased peripheral sensation from neuropathy, especially in situations with poor environmental clues such as dark rooms ... Symptoms of vertigo should be evaluated by
I'm back … again. I think one of the reasons I have slowed down (big euphemism here) in my writing is that I feel like my posts are predomin...
Bacterial meningitis is treatable with antibiotics but even with treatment patients sometime suffer hearing loss or brain damage. ... And despite prompt treatment infection is sometimes fatal. When N. meningitidis gets into the blood stream it can cause
Symptoms include delayedpuberty, down-slanting or wide-set eyes,hearing loss (varies), low-set or abnormallyshaped ears, mild intellectual disability inabout 25% of cases, ptosis, short stature,small penis, undescended testicles,
For example, a flurry of recent studies indicates that hearing loss might inhibit more than just communication. ... mild hearing loss were nearly three times more likely to have fallen in the prior year.
It makes no sense to use a tuning fork for Rinne and Weber tests to evaluate different kinds of hearing loss on someone with heartburn.
It can cause kidney failure and hearing loss and if it is given quickly can cause “red man syndrome” which is what it sounds like, and quite disconcerting, though not deadly.