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QD: News Every Day--Hearing loss associated with cognitive declines

Rates of cognitive decline and the risk for incident cognitive impairment were linearly associated with the severity of an individual's baseline hearing loss. ... Our results demonstrate that hearing loss is independently associated with accelerated
December 2019

Managing ENT problems in primary care

Occasionally patients who come in with subjective hearing loss have normal audiologic testing,” Dr. ... Clinical practice guideline: sudden hearing loss. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012;146:S1-35.
November 2017

Drawing lines

Drawing lines. Envision a scenario: Milt is 87. Over the years he's developed diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, lumbago (back pain), hearing loss, too many moles to count, and high
December 2019

Diagnosing dizziness

MSDS can be seen in elderly patients who may have poor vision, poor hearing and decreased peripheral sensation from neuropathy, especially in situations with poor environmental clues such as dark rooms ... Symptoms of vertigo should be evaluated by
December 2019

Time to listen

I'm back … again. I think one of the reasons I have slowed down (big euphemism here) in my writing is that I feel like my posts are predomin...
December 2019

Meningitis outbreaks strike two campuses

Bacterial meningitis is treatable with antibiotics but even with treatment patients sometime suffer hearing loss or brain damage. ... And despite prompt treatment infection is sometimes fatal. When N. meningitidis gets into the blood stream it can cause
December 2019

Classified AdvertisingSeptember 2013 ACPINTERNIST 21 Answer and critiqueThe correct ...

Symptoms include delayedpuberty, down-slanting or wide-set eyes,hearing loss (varies), low-set or abnormallyshaped ears, mild intellectual disability inabout 25% of cases, ptosis, short stature,small penis, undescended testicles,
August 2013

Baby boomers' health isn't what they expect

For example, a flurry of recent studies indicates that hearing loss might inhibit more than just communication. ... mild hearing loss were nearly three times more likely to have fallen in the prior year.
July 2012

What is a "complete" physical?

It makes no sense to use a tuning fork for Rinne and Weber tests to evaluate different kinds of hearing loss on someone with heartburn.
December 2019

Moxifloxacin for MRSA: Why is this not standard of care?

It can cause kidney failure and hearing loss and if it is given quickly can cause “red man syndrome” which is what it sounds like, and quite disconcerting, though not deadly.
December 2019

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