Addressing Estimated Hearing Loss in Adults in 2060

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 Jul 1;143(7):733-734. doi: 10.1001/jamaoto.2016.4642.


This population epidemiology study uses data from the NHANES to estimate the number of adults expected to have hearing loss in the next 43 years.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Forecasting*
  • Hearing Loss / epidemiology*
  • Humans
  • Morbidity / trends
  • United States / epidemiology
  • Young Adult