THE EFFECTS OF BEHAVIOR TYPE AND ANGER PARAMETERS ON HEARING AID SATISFACTION IN HEARING AID USERS


Kırkım G., Mungan Durankaya S., Doğan E., Mutlu B., Gürkan S., Serbetcioglu B., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.17, no.3, pp.299-304, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.299-304
  • Keywords: Aging, Hearing Loss, Hearing Aid, Anger, Behavior, INTERNATIONAL OUTCOME INVENTORY, IMPAIRMENT, DISEASE, PEOPLE
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: Hearing loss is a very common disorder in the elderly population. The purposes of this study were to compare scores on the International Outcome Inventory for Hearing Aids in subjects with hearing aids under and over the age of 65, and also to examine the effect of Type A behavior and anger profile on International Outcome Inventory for Hearing Aids scores in older adults.