hearing impairment

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Related to Impairment of hearing: deafness, hearing loss, mixed hearing loss
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The law requires that the court appoint a qualified interpreter to assist a witness who [does not readily speak or understand the English language] [has an impairment of hearing or speech] in testifying.
According to the one study that provides an indication of the number of people with the most severe impairment of hearing and vision by age (Wolfe, Delk, and Schein, 1982), the prevalence of deaf-blindness increases with age.