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Hearing, screening Loss in Older Adults
Clinical Considerations: This recommendation applies to adults age 50 years and older who show no signs or symptoms of hearing loss.
(Grade: I recommendation)
Grade Definition: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/gradespost.htm#irec
Clinical Considerations: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf11/adulthearing/adulthearrs.htm#clinical
Hearing Loss Sensorineural (SNHL)
(Grade: B recommendation)
Grade Definition: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/grades.htm
Clinical Considerations: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspsnbhr.htm