ERIC Number: EJ352407
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
Demographic Characteristics and Impairments of Louisiana Students with Usher's Syndrome.
Brown, S. C.
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v81 n3 p106-09 Mar 1987
Of 51 Louisiana students with Usher's Syndrome (a genetic condition characterized by hearing loss and progressive blindness), 71 percent manifested visual impairment and hearing loss, 9 percent had neither, 10 percent had visual impairments but a less-than-profound hearing loss, and 10 percent had profound hearing loss and no visual impairment. (Author/CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Louisiana