ERIC Number: EJ562601
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
A Review of the Literature on Large Vestibular Aqueduct Syndrome for Teachers of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
Vause, Kellie; Beattie, R. G.
CAEDHH Journal/La Revue ACESM, v23 n2-3 p149-55 1997
This review describes the history, clinical features, methods of diagnosis, and treatment of (1) large vestibular aqueduct syndrome (LVAS), a condition involving congenital hearing loss that is purely sensorineural or mixed in nature, and (2) progressive stepwise hearing losses following minor head trauma. Emphasis is on prevention of further hearing loss and educational implications for teachers. (DB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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