TY - CHAP A1 - Kenichi Takano ED1 - Stavros Hatzopoulos ED2 - Andrea Ciorba Y1 - 2018-05-30 PY - 2018 T1 - Hearing Loss in Congenital Microtia N2 - The main objective of this volume is to diffuse the latest information related to hearing loss, which is among the most prevalent chronic disabilities worldwide. Nowadays, it is clear that the identification and rehabilitation of hearing impairment, when possible, have to be adequately and promptly managed because hearing loss can seriously interfere with psychosocial development, family dynamics, and social interactions. This book has been edited with a strong educational perspective (all chapters include an extensive introduction to their corresponding topic and an extensive glossary of terms). This book contains various materials suitable for graduate students in audiology, ENT, hearing science, and neurosciences. BT - An Excursus into Hearing Loss SP - Ch. 3 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.72429 DO - 10.5772/intechopen.72429 SN - 978-1-78923-213-4 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2020-09-20 ER -