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2019-2020 ATSU University Catalog 
2019-2020 ATSU University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AUD 890 - Hearing Loss and Healthy Aging

8 weeks/2 credit hours

This module is designed to address issues concerning the effects of aging on hearing. Changes in the auditory system as a function of aging, the impact on patient function, and healthy aging will be emphasized. The module will provide information on management of hearing loss in the aged population and strategies for collaborating with stakeholders to increase referral for hearing health care. It also includes a review of contemporary research on this topic.