Hearing aids

Scope Notes: Any of various types of mechanical or electric devices carried in or close to the outer ear in order to improve hearing
ICF I:
  • b2 SENSORY FUNCTIONS AND PAIN
  • s2 THE EYE, EAR AND RELATED STRUCTURES
  • e1 PRODUCTS AND TECHNOLOGY
ICF III:
  • b230 Hearing functions
  • s240 Structure of external ear
  • s250 Structure of middle ear
  • s260 Structure of inner ear
  • e125 Products and technology for communication
ICF IV:
  • b2300 Sound detection
  • b2301 Sound discrimination
  • b2302 Localisation of sound source
  • b2303 Lateralization of sound
  • b2304 Speech discrimination
  • s2509 Structure of middle ear, unspecified
  • s2609 Structure of inner ear, unspecified
  • e1251 Assistive products and technology for communication
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