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Do Hearing Aids Prevent Cognitive Decline?
Phonak CEU courses
Presented by Brandy Heckroodt, AuD, Paul J. Kreimer, MA, CCC-A
Recorded Webinar
Course: #33181Level: Introductory1 Hour
Research has shown that there are known associations between hearing loss and cognitive abilities. Cognitive decline has been seen to be accelerated in people with hearing loss. Several hypotheses exist regarding the underlying mechanisms driving the described associations. Science is currently trying to find the most likely explanation. One of the more researched hypotheses is that impoverished auditory input leads to decreased cognition - So can hearing aids delay the issue? The session will give an overview of the current state of knowledge.

Implementation of TeleCare for New Hearing Aid Users with Mild Dementia
Signia CEU courses
Presented by Lindsey E. Jorgensen, AuD, PhD, Taylor Van Gerpen, Thomas A. Powers, PhD, Louis Richter, PhD
Text/Transcript
Course: #33670Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course reports on research which has studied the feasibility of using hearing-aid-assisted TeleCare for follow-up assistance for new hearing aid users who have mild cognitive impairment.

20Q: Hearing Loss and the Health Care System
AudiologyOnline CEU courses
Presented by Nicholas Reed, AuD
Text/Transcript
Course: #33568Level: Introductory1 Hour
A discussion of hearing loss in the broader context of health care, the many areas that may be impacted by hearing loss, and some initiatives underway to look at addressing hearing loss on a larger scale. This article is written in an engaging Q & A format.

20Q: Hearing Loss & Dementia - Highlights from Key Research
AudiologyOnline CEU courses
Presented by Nicholas Reed, AuD
Text/Transcript
Course: #33354Level: Intermediate1 Hour
A discussion of hearing loss in older adults and its relationship to dementia and cognitive decline, based on the findings of current research.

Hearing Loss & Aging: A Public Health Perspective
CaptionCall CEU courses
Presented by Frank Lin, MD, PhD
Recorded WebinarText/Transcript
Course: #32607Level: Intermediate1 Hour
Hearing loss and cognition: This course will take a closer look at the role of hearing loss as a potentially modifiable risk factor in late-life for cognitive decline and dementia. It will also review research to explore the importance of treating hearing loss in older adults.

Chronic Diseases Comorbid with Hearing Loss, presented in partnership with Salus University
AudiologyOnline CEU courses
Presented by Victor Bray, PhD
Recorded Webinar
Course: #32821Level: Advanced3 Hours
This 2-part course is designed to provide a review of chronic diseases that are comorbid with hearing loss. Six in ten Americans live with at least one chronic disease, like heart disease, cancer, stroke, or diabetes. Audiologists must be knowledgeable of these diseases in order to practice whole-body health care for the benefit of their patients.

Chronic Diseases Comorbid with Hearing Loss II, presented in partnership with Salus University
AudiologyOnline CEU courses
Presented by Victor Bray, PhD
Recorded Webinar
Course: #32606Level: Advanced1.5 Hour
Six in ten Americans live with at least one chronic disease, like heart disease, cancer, stroke, or diabetes. Audiologists must be knowledgeable of these, and other chronic diseases that are comorbid with hearing loss, in order to practice whole-body health care for the benefit of their patients. This course will discuss both brain neurological and psychological concerns. This is the second of a two-part series.

20Q: The Importance of Cognitive Assessment in Audiology Practice
AudiologyOnline CEU courses
Presented by Pamela Souza, PhD
Text/Transcript
Course: #32631Level: Introductory1 Hour
This text course discusses the rationale and considerations for cognitive assessment in clinical audiology in an engaging, Q & A format.

Chronic Diseases Comorbid with Hearing Loss I, presented in partnership with Salus University
AudiologyOnline CEU courses
Presented by Victor Bray, PhD
Recorded Webinar
Course: #32605Level: Advanced1.5 Hour
Six in ten Americans live with at least one chronic disease, like heart disease, cancer, stroke, or diabetes. Audiologists must be knowledgeable of these, and other chronic diseases that are comorbid with hearing loss, in order to practice whole-body health care for the benefit of their patients. This course will review chronic, comorbid, cardiovascular and chronic kidney diseases. A Review of Diabetes Mellitus T2 will be covered. This is the first of a two-part series.

Social Isolation in the Older Adult
Oticon CEU courses
Presented by Don Schum, PhD
Recorded Webinar
Course: #32315Level: Intermediate1 Hour
As age-related hearing loss is often part of a broader list of body change that the older adult experiences. Typical reaction patterns can lead the person down the path of isolation (either consciously or subconsciously), putting the patient at further health and cognitive risk.