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explain how information can be made accessible to individuals with sensory loss
The patient requires getting a special check up from a qualified doctor in this field who will determine the senses that are still functioning in the person's body. [ From this point the specialist can teach the relatives some ways of conversing information to this person easily. By using whatever senses the person has. For example, Helen Keller learned sign language by touch. ]
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User: explain how information can be made accessible to individuals with sensory loss

Weegy: The patient requires getting a special check up from a qualified doctor in this field who will determine the senses that are still functioning in the person's body. [ From this point the specialist can teach the relatives some ways of conversing information to this person easily. By using whatever senses the person has. For example, Helen Keller learned sign language by touch. ]
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User: outline the main causes of sensory loss





Weegy: The largest cause of sensory impairment is the ageing process with over 65s more likely to experience some level of sensory loss.The following is a list of some common causes, of course, [ this list is not comprehensive … Blindness/partial sight Ageing process, e.g. age-related macular degeneration Disease, e.g. diabetes Infection, e.g. meningitis Genetics e.g. retinitis pigmentosa (RP) Injury or physical trauma Cataract Glaucoma Sight loss The five leading causes of sight loss in the UK are refractive error, agerelated macular degeneration, cataract, glaucoma and diabetic retinopathy.” • 53.5 per cent have sight loss equivalent to partial sight or blindness due to refractive error. (Uncorrected refractive error is a correctable form of sight loss.) • 16.7 per cent to age-related macular degeneration • 13.7 percent to cataract • 5.3 percent glaucoma • 3.5 percent diabetic retinopathy • 7.4 percent have other eye diseases. ]
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explain where additional information and support can be sourced in relation to sensory loss
Weegy: I seek additional advice and support in relation to sesory loss in a hospital because dotors can tell me what to do and how to cure my sickness. User: describe to whom and how concerns about sight and or hearing loss can be reported Weegy: Hearing and vision problems are not manifest disabilities, and both can lead to misdiagnosis or misunderstanding. [ For example, an older person with vision problems may appear timid, hesitant, or confused, especially when confronted with a new situation.3 Similarly, older people with hearing loss may miss the nuances of conversation and appear confused, creating unjustified impatience on the part of those with whom they are speaking.4 These experiences may lead to isolation, disappointment, and frustration.5 When decrements in vision and hearing exceed normal age-related changes that are due to eye pathology, they may begin to compromise an older person’s ability to carry out routine activities that define social roles and quality of life.6 Either hearing or vision loss can affect the most common and simple tasks. Sensory decline may compromise one’s ability to hear whispered conversation or side remarks, write notes, read the newspaper, and recognize facial expressions. ] (More)
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