A Survey of Hearing Impairment in Inclusion Schools in Kenya

@inproceedings{Opinya2019ASO,
  title={A Survey of Hearing Impairment in Inclusion Schools in Kenya},
  author={Gladys Opinya and June M Njama},
  year={2019}
}
In Kenya, screening for hearing is not routinely done. As such, hearing impairment goes widely unchecked. The objective of the study was to determine the level of hearing loss among children with and without hearing disability (HD) in Nairobi, Kenya. The study was conducted in inclusive primary schools which had both deaf and non-deaf children. This was a descriptive cross-sectional study. Eighty-one children who met the inclusion criteria and were attending deaf units in city primary schools… CONTINUE READING

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