Hearing Loss

Portable Music Player Use Linked to Hearing Loss in Children

June 18, 2018

Overall, 14.2% of all children had audiometric notches and high-frequency hearing loss; 4.5, 7.6, and 2.1% fulfilled the criteria of a notch, high-frequency hearing loss, and both, respectively.

FDA Fast Tracks Pedmark for Prevention of Cisplatin-Induced Ototoxicity

By March 21, 2018

The Clinical Oncology Group Protocol ACCL0431 trial enrolled 125 pediatric patients newly diagnosed with a germ cell tumor, hepatoblastoma, medulloblastoma, neuroblastoma, osteosarcoma, or other malignancy.

HRT May Up Hearing Loss Risk in Postmenopausal Women

May 16, 2017

Older age at menopause also appears to increase the risk