Hearing Loss

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    Mathers C, Smith A, Concha M. Global burden of hearing loss in the year 2000. Global Burden of Disease 2000. WHO. http://www.who.int/healthinfo/statistics/bod_hearingloss.pdf Published 2000. Accessed May 7, 2008.

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    World Health Organization (WHO). (2013). Millions of people in the world have hearing loss that can be treated or prevented. http://www.who.int/pbd/deafness/news/Millionslivewithhearingloss.pdf Accessed May 9, 2014

    World Health Organization (WHO). (2013). Multi-country assessment of national capacity to provide hearing care. Retrieved from http://www.who.int/pbd/publications/WHOReportHearingCare_Englishweb.pdf?ua=1 Accessed May 9, 2014

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