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Hearing Impairment in Brazil

  • Pedro Luiz Mangabeira-Albernaz

Abstract

Brazil is a country of many contrasts, with modern cities with a high standard of living and intensely underdeveloped areas where poverty and malnutrition are serious problems.

Keywords

Hearing Loss Otitis Medium Hearing Impairment Sensorineural Hearing Loss Medium Suppurative Chronic Otitis 
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References

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    Bento RF, Mangabeira-Albernaz PL, Di Francesco RC, Wiikman C, Frizzarini R, Castilho AM (2003) Video test for hearing screening in children. In Oto-Rhino- Laryngology - Proceedings of the 17th World Congress of The International Federa-tion of Oto-Rhino-Laryngological Societies (IFOS). International Congress Series 1240, p 217–220.Google Scholar
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pedro Luiz Mangabeira-Albernaz
    • 1
  1. 1.Otolaryngology, Escola Paulista de Medicina — Universidade Federal de São PauloBrazil

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