The purpose of this investigation was to determine the impact of unilateral hearing loss on the quality of life of children. Focus group sessions were held for parents and children or adolescents with unilateral hearing loss to discuss their perceptions. Parents and children or adolescents completed the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory. Findings were presented depicting which domains of quality of life are most affected.
Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine
Hearing Impaired Persons -- child; Hearing Impaired Persons -- adolescent; Quality of Life; Hearing Loss, Unilateral
Lieu, Judith E.C.
Borton, Sarah A., "Quality of life in children with unilateral hearing loss: a pilot study" (2007). Independent Studies and Capstones. Paper 201. Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine.