Surdology

Surdology - section of otorhinolaryngology, studying the causes, clinical characteristics, methods of detection, prevention, and treatment, as well as correction and compensation of deafness and hearing loss. To the methods of correction and compensation of deafness and hearing loss include: the use of sound-amplifying devices (slukhoprotezirovaniia), studies of visual perception of oral speech (read lips), the development of residual hearing by special exercises (reeducate hearing), and the use of tactile-vibration sensitivity.