With so much research being done on age-related hearing loss, it can be hard for healthcare providers and caregivers to stay current with the latest findings and recommendations. To assist, here are highlights from the field, as well as information about a recommended screening protocol and guide for caregivers.
Health providers are encouraged to visit the Ida Institute website
. The Ida Institute is a nonprofit organization that works to integrate person-centered care in hearing health care.
Over the past five years, research has shown a strong correlation between age-related hearing loss and accelerated physical and cognitive decline.