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Hearing healthcare in India

With a population of more than a billion people, and an estimated prevalence of hearing loss of somewhere between 5.9% and 16.5%, depending on which definition you use, India has a significant number of hearing impaired individuals. They are served...

From India to Bonnie Scotland

Not many people know that one of the UK’s first cochlear implant surgeons was Raj Singh, OBE, an Indian immigrant whose passions for otology and technology led him to found the Scottish Cochlear Implant Programme, and the Help to Hear...

Audiology and speech language pathology programmes in India: an overview of education and career opportunities

This article is provided by Lalsa Shilpa Perepa, a Clinical Audiologist who started her audiology career in India. Audiology and speech language pathology (ASLP) courses in India are offered by various colleges and institutes that are affiliated with different universities...

A one-stop state of the art, non-profit healthcare facility in Pune, India

In 2001, a non-profit healthcare facility was founded in Pune India, providing low and middle income group patients with treatment, not only at a minimum cost, but of a quality which bears the stamp of approval by the Royal College...

All India Temporal Bone Workshop

IAOHNS 2019- 6th Annual Conference of Indian Academy of Otorhinlaryngology Head & Neck Surgery

6th IAOHNS and 11th SAARC conference This is a preview for 6th IAOHNS (Indian Academy of Otorhinolaryngology and Head Neck Surgery) and 11th SAARC conference being held in Hotel Leela Ambience Gurugram in Delhi NCR from 16 to 18 August...

Cochlear implantation in the developing world: perspectives from the Indian subcontinent

Cochlear implants are an expensive technology, yet profound hearing loss is far from a developed-world phenomenon. On the contrary, incidences of both congenital and acquired hearing losses are high in the developing world. This article explains how an initiative in...

Textbook of Laryngology

There have been dramatic advances in laryngology in recent years, reflected in a steady increase in published research and those regarding themselves as laryngologists. Published out of India, this book has brought together experts from the USA, Europe and the...

World Laryngology Summit 2017

Report by Mr Vasant Oswal, MB, MS, FRCS (Eng.), FRCS (Ed), DLO, DORL, Emeritus Consultant Otol. Head and Neck Surgeon, James Cook University Hospital, Cleveland, UK