Communicating in a healthcare setting with people who have hearing loss

Anna Middleton, Alagaratnam Niruban, Gill Girling, Phyo Kyaw Myint

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Abstract

Many patients with hearing loss find communication in healthcare settings difficult, and this might sometimes affect their care. This article outlines how staff can best communicate with people with hearing loss
Original languageEnglish
Article numberc4672
JournalBritish Medical Journal (Clinical Research Ed.)
Volume341
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 29 Sep 2010

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Keywords

  • appointments and schedules
  • communication
  • environment design
  • hearing loss
  • humans
  • patients' rooms
  • professional-patient relations
  • terminology as topic

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