Criteria for referral to public hospital specialist clinic services
- Recent onset of unilateral tinnitus
- Pulsatile tinnitus present for more than six months.
Information to be included in the referral
Information that must be provided:
- Results of diagnostic audiology assessment.
Provide if available:
The Summary and referral information lists the information that should be included in a referral request.
Where appropriate and available the referral may be directed to an alternative specialist clinic or service.
Referral to a public hospital is not appropriate for
- Patients with a normal audiogram.