Communicating in a healthcare setting with people who have hearing loss

Anna was first author on this article for the "Practical Pointer" section of The BMJ
2nd October 2010

Many patients with hearing loss find communication in healthcare settings difficult, and this might sometimes affect their care. This article outlines how staff can best communicate with people with hearing loss.



Middleton A, Alagaratnam N, Girling G, Phyo KM (2010) Communicating in a health care setting with people who have hearing loss. The BMJ, vol. 341, issue 7775, c4672