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 1   II,     5.  5.  3|      co-morbid condition followed by hearing or visual impairments, cerebral
 2   II,     8.  1.  1|      congenital anomalies as well as hearing and vision deficiencies
 3   II,     8.  1.  3|         problems, 4% reported sight, hearing, speech and skin problems.~ ~
 4   II,     8.  1.  3|         people suffering from sight, hearing, speech and skin problems,
 5   II,     8.  2.  3|                               8.2.3. Hearing loss~ ~
 6   II,     8.  2.  3|              8.2.3.1. Introduction~ ~Hearing impairment is the most frequent
 7   II,     8.  2.  3|           the world. Consequences of hearing impairment include inability
 8   II,     8.  2.  3|            Data Sources~ ~Studies of hearing loss occurrence have been
 9   II,     8.  2.  3|                Self-reported data on hearing problems have been also
10   II,     8.  2.  3|          diversity of definitions of hearing impairment, thus, comparison
11   II,     8.  2.  3|        difficult. WHO has classified hearing impairment according to
12   II,     8.  2.  3|          impairment according to the hearing threshold average of pure
13   II,     8.  2.  3|              The different grades of hearing impairment and their impact
14   II,     8.  2.  3|              comparable estimates of hearing loss. While the prevalence
15   II,     8.  2.  3|             burden of disability for hearing loss due to ageing or noise
16   II,     8.  2.  3|             exposure, which excludes hearing loss due to congenital causes,
17   II,     8.  2.  3|      diseases or injury (adult-onset hearing loss, ICD-10 codes H90-H91) (
18   II,     8.  2.  3|             Table 8.4. WHO grades of hearing impairment~ ~ ~ ~
19   II,     8.  2.  3|       congenital permanent childhood hearing loss ( 40 dB hearing loss
20   II,     8.  2.  3|       childhood hearing loss ( 40 dB hearing loss in the better ear)
21   II,     8.  2.  3|             16.9% subjects showed no hearing impairment ( 25 dB HL),
22   II,     8.  2.  3|            and 0.2% showed 65 dB HL. Hearing loss appeared generally
23   II,     8.  2.  3|     prevalence of slight to moderate hearing loss was more marked in
24   II,     8.  2.  3|            Prevalence of adult onset hearing loss of at least moderate
25   II,     8.  2.  3|            prevalence of adult onset hearing loss for adults aged 15
26   II,     8.  2.  3|        leading causes of adult-onset hearing loss are presbycusis (age
27   II,     8.  2.  3|             presbycusis (age related hearing loss) followed by~noise-induced
28   II,     8.  2.  3|            followed by~noise-induced hearing loss.~ ~From these data,
29   II,     8.  2.  3|      age-standardized prevalence and hearing loss was estimated to be
30   II,     8.  2.  3|          burden of disability due to hearing loss has been estimated
31   II,     8.  2.  3|             1989): The prevalence of hearing impairment and reported
32   II,     8.  2.  3|              impairment and reported hearing disability among adults
33   II,     8.  2.  3|  Epidemiology of permanent childhood hearing impairment in Trent~Region,
34   II,     8.  2.  3|             SD (2003): Prevalence of hearing impairment in a population
35   II,     8.  2.  3|              A (1999): Prevalence of hearing impairment and subjective
36   II,     8.  2.  3|            impairment and subjective hearing problems in a rural Danish
37   II,     8.  2.  3|              2003): Global burden of hearing loss in the year 2000 (on-line
38   II,     8.  2.  3|               1996): Epidemiology of hearing problems among adults in
39   II,     8.  2.  3|            we know the real need for hearing rehabilitation at the population
40   II,     8.  2.  3|             at the population level? Hearing impairments in the 5- to
41   II,     8.  2.  3|           Prevention of Deafness and Hearing Impairment. (WHO/PDH/97.
42   II,     8.  2.  3|              8.2.3.5. Acronyms~ ~HL:~Hearing Loss~ICF~WHO’s International
43   II,     9.  1.  1|             lung disease, visual and hearing impairments and poor growth.
44   II,     9.  4.  2|            of conditions such sight, hearing and functional difficulties
45   II,     9.  4.  5|         internet, but severe vision, hearing or dexterity problems frustrate
46   II,     9.  5.  3|             accidents, back pain and hearing loss (EU Agency for Health &
47  III,    10.  3.  1|       accordance with differences in hearing sensitivity at different
48  III,    10.  3.  1|      environmental noise, apart from hearing impairment and annoyance,
49  III,    10.  3.  1|      increasing cause of concern for hearing impairment.~ ~Noise is a
50  III,    10.  3.  1|         prenatal effect resulting in hearing disabilities later in life.
51  III,    10.  3.  1|          disabilities later in life. Hearing develops at a late stage
52  III,    10.  3.  1|              impairment in children, hearing impairment due to leisure
53  III,    10.  5.  3|         tenosynovitis, noise-induced hearing loss, lateral epicondylitis,
54  III,    10.  5.  3|              Work-related skin /eye /hearing injuries:~The framework
55   IV,    13.  5    |             senses such as sight and hearing, to impaired mobility, increased
56  Key,   Ap5.  0.  0| health promotion~health21~healthcare~hearing~heart~heatwave~heatwaves~