ERIC Number: EJ603408
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Genetic Counseling for Hearing Loss.
Arnos, Kathleen S.
Volta Review, v99 n5 p85-96 1997
This article addresses epidemiologic and demographic characteristics of hereditary hearing loss and genetic evaluation and counseling. It discusses who should have genetic counseling, the genetic counseling process, and effects of genetics technology on the genetic counseling process. A case study of a 2-year-old with severe sensorineural hearing loss is presented. (Contains references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Medical Aspects of Hearing Loss for the Consumer and the Professional.