“Grandma Does Not Know What Is Going On”: Hearing Loss or Dementia

Track: Audiology/Hearing Impaired

Session Number: 4122
Date: Thu, Mar 1st, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Description:

Professionals working with an aging population hear “Does grandma have a hearing loss?” or “Do you think grandma is developing dementia?” Differential diagnosis of hearing loss/dementia requires attempts to control for the presence of the other. This course will examine some ways to try to control for these.

Session Type: Traditional
Cross-Listed Tracks: Medical Speech Pathology

Session Type: Traditional
Cross-Listed Tracks: Medical Speech Pathology