Invisible Hearing Loss

A relatively new term in audiology is invisible hearing loss. Of course, it’s not new or surprising to hearing care professionals (HCPs) that hearing loss is “invisible.” That is, the person with hearing loss looks exactly like the person without hearing loss… Invisible hearing loss (IHL) refers to people who present with essentially normal hearing acuity (as demonstrated by their pure tone thresholds) and who present with listening disorders…Continue Reading