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  • Philips R, Seim N, Matrka L, Locklear B, Moberly AC, Inman M, Essig G. Cost savings associated with an outpatient otolaryngology telemedicine clinic. Laryngoscope Investig Otolaryngol. 2019 Jan 14;4(2):234-240. doi: 10.1002/lio2.244. PMID: 31024993; PMCID: PMC6476262.[pdf]
  • "By 2050 nearly 2.5 billion people are projected to have some degree of hearing loss and at least 700 million will require hearing rehabilitation... Over a 10-year period, this promises a return of nearly US$16 for every US dollar invested to scale up ear and hearing care services globally.."
    • World Health Organization, Key Facts about Deafness and hearing loss [Link]