A clinical evaluation of the hearing disability and handicap scale in men with noise induced hearing loss.

@article{Barrens2000ACE,
  title={A clinical evaluation of the hearing disability and handicap scale in men with noise induced hearing loss.},
  author={M L Barren{\"a}s and K M Holgers},
  journal={Noise & health},
  year={2000},
  volume={2 6},
  pages={67-78}
}
During the last 30 years several hearing disability and handicap questionnaires have been designed and used for clinical purposes. The present study includes a review of the most frequently used scales. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the reliability and validity of the Hearing Disability and Handicap Scale (HDHS), which is a shortened and modified version of the Hearing Measurement Scale. Correlations between the Hearing Handicap and Support Scale, the Communication Strategy Scale… CONTINUE READING

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