Hearing loss

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Glossary Item
Synonymous names:Loss of hearing
METeOR identifier:530015
Registration status:Indigenous, Endorsed 08/08/2014
Definition:Describes any hearing threshold response (using audiometry) outside the normal range, at any sound stimuli, in either ear.

Source and reference attributes

Origin:AIHW 2011. Ear and hearing health of Indigenous children in the Northern Territory. Cat. no. IHW 60. Canberra: AIHW, p.48

Relational attributes

Metadata items which use this glossary item:

Patient—hearing loss indicator Indigenous, Endorsed 08/08/2014

Patient—hearing loss indicator, yes/no code N Indigenous, Endorsed 11/08/2014

Patient—type of hearing loss, code N Indigenous, Archived 18/02/2015

Patient—type of hearing loss, code N Indigenous, Endorsed 18/02/2015

Stronger Futures in the Northern Territory Children's Health Checks: Audiology services DSS, May 2011-March 2012 Indigenous, Archived 18/02/2015

Stronger Futures in the Northern Territory: Audiology services DSS, April 2012-April 2013 Indigenous, Archived 18/02/2015

Stronger Futures in the Northern Territory: Audiology services DSS, May 2013-August 2014 Indigenous, Endorsed 18/02/2015

Type of hearing loss code N Indigenous, Endorsed 18/02/2015

Type of hearing loss code N Indigenous, Endorsed 08/08/2014