Priority 2 from the Hyperacusis PSP

UNCERTAINTY: What is the prevalence of hyperacusis in a general population and other specific populations (e.g. people with autism, mental health issues, learning disabilities, hearing loss)? (JLA PSP Priority 2)
Overall ranking 2
JLA question ID 0075/2
Explanatory note Not available for this PSP

Rosing, S. N., Schmidt, J. H., Wedderkopp, N., & Baguley, D. M. (2016). Prevalence of tinnitus and hyperacusis in children and adolescents: a systematic review. BMJ Open, 6(6), e010596.

Health Research Classification System category Ear
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples Is it a widespread enough condition to be recognised in the public domain and taken seriously? ~ What % of the population is affected ? ~ What is the suicide rate for people with hyperacusis? ~ How common is it among children with learning difficulties? ~ How many patients are born with this disorder? 
Submitted by Healthcare Professionals x 12  ~  Patients x 21  ~  Parents x 2  ~ Education x 2 ~ Other x 1 ~ N/A x 4
PSP information
PSP unique ID 0075
PSP name Hyperacusis
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP. 85  (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
Date of priority setting workshop 23 July 2018