Primary ear and hearing care
A training resource aimed at managing ear diseases and reducing hearing problems in developing countries
Use of the manuals:
The training manuals have been launched in the following countries by WHO: Nigeria, Kenya, Bukina Faso, Colombia.
The manuals have also been adapted, translated and widely and used by China. India has also undertaken adaptation of the training resource, as part of the activities of India's National Plan for Prevention and Control of Deafness. The basic level resource has also been translated into number of languages within India including Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Gujarati, Kannada and Manipuri.