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Author Oyiborhoro, John M. A.

Title Aural rehabilitation for people with disabilities / John M.A. Oyiborhoro
Published Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier Academic Press, [2005]
┬ę2005
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 318 pages) : illustrations
Contents Cover -- COVER -- CONTENTS -- CONTRIBUTORS -- FOREWORD -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- CHAPTER1 Overview of Disabilities -- CONCEPT OF DISABILITY -- CONSEQUENCES OF HEARING IMPAIRMENT -- MENTAL RETARDATION -- DOWN'S SYNDROME -- CEREBRAL PALSY -- HIV/AIDS -- VISUAL IMPAIRMENT -- SOCIOCULTURAL ISSUES -- MANAGEMENT OF PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES -- PEOPLE WITH OTHER DISABILITIES -- REFERENCES -- SELECTED READINGS -- PART I Audiologic Rehabilitation for People with Disabilities -- CHAPTER 2 Cerebral Palsy/Developmental Disabilities -- AUDIOLOGIC EVALUATION -- INTERPRETATION OF TEST OUTCOMES -- REFERENCES -- SELECTED READINGS -- CHAPTER 3 HIV/AIDS -- MODES OF TRANSMISSION OF HIV -- HIV INFECTION AND AIDS-RELATED PATHOLOGIC CONDITIONS -- MANAGEMENT -- REFERENCES -- SUGGESTED READINGS -- CHAPTER 4 People with Visual Impairment -- VISION LOSS:WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE -- RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN EYE AND EAR DISORDERS -- IMPACT OF VISION ON DEVELOPMENT -- ROLE OF HEARING FOR THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED POPULATION -- ASSESSING HEARING IN THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED POPULATION -- TESTING ADULTS WITH VISUAL IMPAIRMENT -- TESTING CHILDREN WITH VISUAL IMPAIRMENT -- INTERPRETING RESPONSES -- MANAGEMENT -- REFERENCES -- CHAPTER 5 Older Adults with Dementia or Alzheimer's Disease -- PREVALENCE OF DEMENTIA -- HEARING LOSS IN THE NORMAL ELDERLY POPULATION -- HEARING LOSS AND COGNITIVE DYSFUNCTION -- ETHICS OF SERVICE PROVISION -- IDENTIFICATION AND EVALUATION OF DEMENTIA -- MANAGEMENT -- SUMMARY -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- REFERENCES -- CHAPTER 6 Otitis Media: Diagnosis and Management -- DEFINITION -- PATHOGENESIS -- DIAGNOSIS AND IMPLICATIONS -- MANAGEMENT -- SUMMARY -- REFERENCES -- CHAPTER 7 Cerumen Management -- WHAT IS CERUMEN? -- IMPACT OF EXCESSIVE CERUMEN -- CERUMEN MANAGEMENT PROCEDURES -- PART II Alternative Communication, Ampli├ścation, and Counseling -- CHAPTER 8 Amplification and Assistive Technology -- AMPLIFICATION -- ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY -- TRENDS IN AMPLIFICATION ANDASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY -- CHAPTER 9 Augmentative and Alternative Communication -- WHAT IS AUGMENTATIVE AND ALTERNATIVE COMMUNICATION? -- WHATAFFECTS THE TYPE OF AN AUGMENTATIVE AND ALTERNATIVE COMMUNICATION SYSTEM? -- AUGMENTATIVE AND ALTERNATIVE COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS -- DETERMINING THE APPROPRIATENESS OF AN AUGMENTATIVE ANDALTERNATIVE COMMUNICATION SYSTEM -- FUNDING -- TRAINING -- SUMMARY -- REFERENCES -- SELECTED READINGS -- CHAPTER 10 RESPECTFUL Counseling: A Blueprint for Practice -- INDIVIDUALS WITH HEARING IMPAIRMENTS -- FACILITATING COMMUNICATION -- RESPECTFUL COUNSELING FRAMEWORK -- CONCLUSION -- REFERENCES -- SUBJECT INDEX -- AUTHOR INDEX -- Last Page
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Audiology.
Hearing impaired -- Rehabilitation.
People with disabilities -- Rehabilitation.
Correction of Hearing Impairment.
Disabled Persons -- rehabilitation.
Hearing Disorders -- etiology.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0080475973 (electronic bk.)
1592785034 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9780080475974 (electronic bk.)
9781592785032 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)