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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/163861
Description: Objectives: Diet is one of the few modifiable risk factors for age-related hearing loss. We aimed to examine the link between dietary and supplement intakes of antioxidants, and both the prevalence an ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/143003
Description: We aimed to assess associations between dietary intake of fats (saturated and monounsaturated fats and cholesterol) and certain food groups (butter, margarine, and nuts) with the prevalence, incidence ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/164223
Description: Objectives: Hearing and visual impairments are commonly viewed separately in research and service provision, but they often occur together as dual sensory impairment or DSI in older populations. This ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
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: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/141503
Description: Purpose: The reasons are not clear as to why people who need hearing aids and possess them do not use them. We aimed to describe the incidence and predictors of hearing aid ownership and use among old ... 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
Reviewed: Reviewed
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/1959.14/125088
Description: Age-related hearing loss is a frequent disability in older adults and nutrition could play a role in the development of this condition. Carbohydrate nutrition [including dietary glycemic index (GI) an ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
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
Reviewed: Reviewed
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/1959.14/118173
Description: Objective: To assess the extent to which general practitioners in Australia are engaged in identifying age-related hearing loss and facilitating its management. Design, setting and participants: Cross ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
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: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/188584
Description: Background - Chronic kidney disease (CKD) has long been associated with hearing loss in certain syndromes. Reported evidence to date has come from only small observational studies. We present the firs ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1170453
Description: 3 page(s)