Short- and long-term outcomes of adult audiological rehabilitation.

  title={Short- and long-term outcomes of adult audiological rehabilitation.},
  author={Theresa E Hnath Chisolm and Harvey B. Abrams and Rachel McArdle},
  journal={Ear and hearing},
  volume={25 5},
OBJECTIVE To examine short- and long-term subjective benefits of providing a counseling-oriented audiological rehabilitation (AR) program as an adjunct to hearing aid intervention for individuals with adult-onset hearing loss. DESIGN One hundred six veterans (68 men and 38 women), fit binaurally with digitally programmable analog hearing aids, participated. The Communication Profile for the Hearing Impaired (CPHI; ) was administered to all participants before hearing aid fitting. Half the… CONTINUE READING