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What Models are Available in Sonic's New Celebrate Product Line?

Erin Reichert, MS

October 24, 2016

What models are available in Sonic's new Celebrate product line?   Read More

How Can I Maximize my Equipment Purchases While Minimizing the Financial Impact?

Jackie Phillips, AuD

October 18, 2016

How can I maximize my equipment purchases while minimizing the financial impact?   Read More

Is Speech-in-Noise Testing Worth the Effort?

Gus Mueller, PhD

October 10, 2016

I fit a lot of hearing aids in my practice and am always looking for ways to improve my game. Is adding speech-in-noise testing worth the effort, and if so, what will I gain from adding it to my clin...   Read More


What New Audiology-Related ICD 10 Codes and Changes Went Into Effect on October 1, 2016?

Kim Cavitt, AuD

October 4, 2016

What new audiology-related ICD 10 codes and changes went into effect on October 1, 2016?   Read More

What are the Benefits of the New Soft Healing Cap with the Ponto System?

Rebecca Cihocki, AuD

September 26, 2016

What are the benefits of the new soft healing cap with the Oticon Medical Ponto system?   Read More

Do Patients Have An Obligation to Disclose an Active Disease?

A.U. Bankaitis, PhD, FAAA

September 19, 2016

Do patients have an obligation to disclose an active disease (e.g., HIV) that they may have?   Read More

Where Does an Audiologist Begin When Assessing a Patient with Tinnitus?

Clement Sanchez, Wendy Switalski, AuD

September 12, 2016

Is tinnitus considered a hearing disorder? Where does an audiologist begin when assessing a patient with tinnitus symptoms?   Read More

Can You Show an Example of a Hearing Aid Directional Test?

Dave Smriga, MA

September 12, 2016

I’m just getting started at measuring hearing aid directionality in my test box. Do you have an example of what such a measurement might look like?   Read More


Any Tips of the Trade for Audiology Equipment Service and Calibration?

Kris Phillips, Eric Melton, John Brewer, Robert Gray, Tom Crisman

September 5, 2016

Any “tips of the trade” for practice owners and audiologists when it comes to equipment service and calibration?   Read More

What is the Battery Life of the Oticon Medical Streamer?

Mary Humitz, AuD, CCC-A, FAAA

August 29, 2016

What is the battery life of the Oticon Medical Streamer?   Read More


How Does ReSound Aventa Prescribe MPO, and What is the Rationale?

Jennifer Schumacher, AuD, Jennifer Groth, MA

August 22, 2016

How does ReSound Aventa prescribe MPO and what is the rationale?   Read More

How Does HyperSound Directed Audio Solution Work?

Brian Taylor, AuD

August 22, 2016

How does HyperSound directed audio solution work?   Read More

Are CROS/BiCROS Options Available with the New Signia primax Hearing Aids?

Alina Urdaneta

August 15, 2016

Are CROS/BiCROS options available with the new Signia primax hearing instruments?   Read More

How Does SoundRecover2 Frequency Lowering Technology Work?

Angela Pelosi

August 8, 2016

Can you briefly describe how Phonak's new SoundRecover2 frequency lowering technology works?   Read More


How Can I Make Patient Care and Office Workflows Most Efficient?

Lance Brown, Don Kim, AuD, Peter Kossek

August 1, 2016

How Can I Make Patient Care and Office Workflows Most Efficient?   Read More

With Minimally Invasive Ponto Surgery, Is Hair Removal Needed Around the Abutment Site?

Jaime Leigh Westbrook, AuD

July 25, 2016

With Minimally Invasive Ponto Surgery, does the hair still need to be removed around the periphery of the abutment site?   Read More

What is the Difference between HyperSound Clear and Traditional Audio Speakers?

Brian Taylor, AuD

July 18, 2016

What is the difference between HyperSound ClearTM and traditional audio speakers?   Read More

What is GN Hearing Doing to Support Users and Hearing Healthcare Professionals in this Evolving Industry?

Anders Hedegaard

July 11, 2016

Led by innovations in technology, the landscape of hearing healthcare is changing. What is GN Hearing doing to support users and hearing healthcare professionals in this evolving industry?   Read More

What are the Benefits of Software Integration to an Audiology Practice?

Lance Brown, Jeanette Fitzke, Clement Sanchez

July 5, 2016

What are the benefits of software integration to an audiology practice?   Read More

Fitting FM Systems: Why is it Important to Set Goals?

Neil Wright, AuD

July 5, 2016

FM patients can vary widely in both in audiological characteristics and needs. Are there any straightforward rules for fitting FM systems that can apply broadly across all FM patients?   Read More