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A mixed methods study of the management of hearing loss associated with otitis media with effusion in children with Down syndrome.

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Summary of "A mixed methods study of the management of hearing loss associated with otitis media with effusion in children with Down syndrome."

To scope current service provision across England for management of otitis media with effusion and hearing loss in children with Down syndrome; to explore professional decision making about managing otitis media with effusion and hearing loss; to explore patient and public views on the direction of future research.

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Name: Clinical otolaryngology : official journal of ENT-UK ; official journal of Netherlands Society for Oto-Rhino-Laryngology & Cervico-Facial Surgery
ISSN: 1749-4486
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Hearing loss due to damage or impairment of both the conductive elements (HEARING LOSS, CONDUCTIVE) and the sensorineural elements (HEARING LOSS, SENSORINEURAL) of the ear.

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