Physician Partner Resources
The following articles were featured in the Ontario Medical Review (OMR). Each discuss the issue of topic. These have been reproduced here with permission from the Ontario Association of Professional Audiology Clinics (OAPAC.) Peel Audiology and Hearing Aid Services is a member of OAPAC.
Physician Partner Resources Useful Information About Tinnitus An estimate of statistics regarding Tinnitus puts the number of Canadians suffering from such “ringing in the ears” at about 10-15% of the population; of those, about 20% seek out help from a medical...read more
Physician Partner Resources The Effect of Some Chemotherapy on Hearing As a doctor in the 21st century, you most likely have patients who are battling cancer; a number of them are likely to have been given platinum-based chemotherapy, such as cisplatin or carboplatin....read more
Physician Partner Resources Connections Between Hearing Loss and Dementia Hearing loss and dementia—it’s a relationship that has been given increasing attention in recent years. And with that attention has come a growing focus on hearing health. When a patient test...read more
Physician Partner Resources On Hearing Loss and Overall Health We talk a lot nowadays about “preventive medicine”— and well we should. It makes a lot of sense for all of us, as individuals and as communities, to stop illness from happening rather than to always be...read more
Physician Partner Resources About Canada’s Growing Hearing Problem The numbers on hearing loss in Canada are startling. Statistics Canada says that, in a period of ten years (2002-2012), the number of people with hearing difficulty tripled to more than 3 million. Just...read more