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Date: 2011
Subject Keyword: 170100 Psychology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/136022
Description: OBJECTIVES: There are few epidemiological surveys that have examined age-related hearing loss in an older Australian population. This study reports the prevalence, 5-yr incidence, and progression of h ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/218747
Description: Purpose: To assess whether hearing loss predicts an increased risk of mortality. Methods: The Blue Mountains Hearing Study examined 2956 persons (49+ years) during 1997 to 2000. The Australian Nationa ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 170100 Psychology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/188821
Description: Background: Identification of modifiable risk factors that could prevent or slow the development of age-related hearing loss (presbycusis) would be valuable. Dietary polyunsaturated fatty acid (PUFA) ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/188828
Description: Objective: the aim of this study is to estimate the cross-sectional and longitudinal impact of hearing loss on use of community support services and reliance on non-spouse family/friends among older p ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 170100 Psychology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/188665
Description: Objective: Temporal population-based data on tinnitus are lacking. We used a representative older population-based cohort to establish 5-yr incidence, persistence, and progression of tinnitus symptoms ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/188668
Description: Purpose: We used a representative older population-based cohort to establish the predictors and impacts of tinnitus. Methods: A total of 1,214 participants of the Blue Mountains Hearing Study were fol ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 170100 Psychology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/188816
Description: Elevated total serum homocysteine (tHcy) concentrations associated with vitamin B-12 or folate deficiencies may adversely affect blood flow to the cochlea, leading to age-related hearing loss (presbyc ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/218750
Description: Objective: To investigate pathways from visual impairment to increased all-cause mortality in older persons. Methods: The Blue Mountains Eye Study examined 3654 persons 49 years and older (82.4% respo ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: 170100 Psychology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1139623
Description: 5 page(s)
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Date: 2008
Subject Keyword: 110300 Clinical Sciences
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1132038
Description: 7 page(s)
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Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 110300 Clinical Sciences
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/36554
Description: Objective: To determine whether variants of the mitochondrial genome influence the risk of developing age-related hearing loss (ARHL). Design: Cross-sectional study. Setting: Eligible participants wer ... More
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Date: 2003
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/35151
Description: There have been few recent estimates of the prevalence of tinnitus from large population-based samples of older persons. Our study aimed to assess the prevalence and characteristics of prolonged tinni ... More
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