World Hearing Day - 3 March 2018

World Hearing Day takes place on 3 March 2018. The theme is 'Hear the Future' and the event aims to draw attention to the anticipated increase in the number of people with hearing loss around the world in the coming decades. It will focus on preventive strategies to stem this rise and outline steps to ensure access to the necessary rehabilitation services, communication tools and products for people with hearing loss.

Twitter - #WorldHearingDay2018 / #WorldHearingDay

Hearing loss research from Cochrane ENT

Blogs

Hearing aids: evidence, equity and rationing

Top 10 priorities for research on mild-moderate hearing loss

Learning to love our hearing aids. The good, the bad, the ugly and the evidence

Systematic Reviews

Bilateral versus unilateral hearing aids for bilateral hearing impairment in adults

Hearing aids for mild to moderate hearing loss in adults

Steroids for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss

Hyperbaric oxygen for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss and tinnitus

Antivirals for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss

Vasodilators and vasoactive substances for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss

evidENT and World Hearing Day

If you are in the area on Friday 2nd March, join our UCL colleagues at evidENT at London's King's Cross Station. They will have a stand explaining some of the latest hearing loss research and some fun activities to get involved with.

Check out some of the research evidENT are involved in - https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ear/evident/our-expertise/research