Research Articles (Speech-Language and Hearing Therapy)


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  • Costs involved in using a cochlear implant in South Africa 

    Kerr, G. R.; Tuomi, S. K.; Muller, A. M. U. (South African Speech-Language-Hearing Association, P.O. Box 91042, Auckland Park, 2006, South Africa, Tel: 011 675 3555 Fax: 011 675 3785;, 2012-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Cochlear implantation is an expensive but effective lifelong intervention for individuals with a severe-to-profound hearing loss. The primary aim of this study was to survey the short- and long-term costs ...

  • The organisation of comprehensive audiological services in the Cape Province 

    Du Toit, C. J. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975)
    There is an urgent need for comprehensive audiological services in South Africa to deal adequately with the problems of clinical, industrial and social medicine. The organisation built up in and around the Tygerberg Hospital ...