ERIC Number: EJ603403
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Research on Hearing and Balance--Current and Future Developments.
Snow, James B., Jr.
Volta Review, v99 n5 p29-42 1997
This article reviews current research that has located disease genes causing hearing impairments, discovered the ability of sensory cells of the inner ear to regenerate, developed vaccines to prevent otitis media, developed programmable hearing aids, improved cochlear implants, and demonstrated the positive effects of physical therapy with balance disorders. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Theme Issue: Medical Aspects of Hearing Loss for the Consumer and the Professional.