Hearing loss may a defect or age related problem. It may occur due to various factors which include ageing, noise pollution, damage to ear, exposure to chemicals etc. it prevented by various means which include regular ent checkups, maintaining personal hygiene and living in a noise free environment. Peer review refers to the work done during the screening of submitted manuscripts and funding applications. This process encourages authors to meet the accepted standards of their discipline and reduces the dissemination of irrelevant findings, unwarranted claims, unacceptable interpretations, and personal views. Publications that have not undergone peer review are likely to be regarded with suspicion by academic scholars and professionals.
Last date updated on September, 2014