Emotional disturbance in hearing clinic patients

B. Singerman, E. Riedner, M. Folstein

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Abstract

A group of outpatients scheduled for hearing evaluation were screened for psychiatric morbidity using the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-30). there was an association between objective hearing loss and elevated GHQ-30 score. An association was also found between the presence of tinnitus and vestibular symptoms and elevated between the presence of tinnitus and vestibular symptoms and elevated GHQ-score.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)58-62
Number of pages5
JournalBritish Journal of Psychiatry
Volume137
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1980
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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