Journal article

High prevalence of slight and mild hearing loss across mid-life: a cross-sectional national Australian study

J Wang, V Sung, CMP le Clercq, RA Burt, P Carew, RS Liu, FK Mensah, L Gold, M Wake

Public Health | W B SAUNDERS CO LTD | Published : 2019

Grants

Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)


Awarded by Royal Children's Hospital Foundation


Awarded by National Heart Foundation of Australia


Awarded by Financial Markets Foundation for Children


Awarded by NHMRC


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Project Grants 1041352 and 1109355, The Royal Children's Hospital Foundation (2014-241), Murdoch Children's Research Institute, The University of Melbourne, the National Heart Foundation of Australia (100660), the Financial Markets Foundation for Children (2014-055, 2016-310) and the Victorian Deaf Education Institute. The funding bodies did not play any role in the study. J. W. was supported by the University of Melbourne Postgraduate Scholarship and the Murdoch Children's Research Institute PhD Top Up Scholarship. The following authors were supported by the NHMRC: V.S. (Early Career Fellowship 1125687), P.C. (Centre of Research Excellence in Child Language 1023493), R.L. (Postgraduate Scholarship 1114567), F.M. (Career Development Fellowship 1111160), L.G. (Early Career Fellowship 1035100) and M.W. (Senior Research Fellowship 1046518) in this work. V.S. was additionally supported by a Cottrell Research Fellowship from the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, C.L.C. by a Ter Meulen Grant from the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences and M.W. by Cure Kids New Zealand.