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20Q: Hearing Aids, Hearables and the Future of Hearing Technology

Dave Kemp

August 8, 2022

This article covers the innovation occurring within today’s hearing aids and consumer hearables, and highlights the key differences between the two product-sets. In addition, the article explores th...   Read More

 


What Big Data Has to Say About Individual Differences in Hearing Aid Use: Insights From GN Online Services (Gnos)

Anthea Bott, PhD, Tobias Piechowiak, Jennifer Groth, MA, Charlotte Thunberg Jespersen, MA

June 13, 2022

This article provides insight in hearing aid wear time from a large manufacturer database. It explores the contribution of some known variables such as hearing loss severity, age, gender, and others t...   Read More

 


Study Reveals Signia Split Processing Significantly Improves the Signal-to-Noise Ratio

Petri Korhonen, MSc (tech), Christopher Slugocki, PhD, Brian Taylor, AuD

May 1, 2022

A study describing acoustic measurements of the new split processing implemented in Signia AX hearing aids, and a comparison of those measures to the effect of other common processing algorithms, incl...   Read More


Keeping Hearing Aids Out of the Drawer: Emphasizing Effective Patient Education to Improve Your Practice

Frank Talarico, MClSc, Robert Koch, MESc

March 7, 2022

This course examines the age-old question: “How do I ensure patient success with their hearing aid before they leave my clinic?” Two basic educational models are used to inform and create a new in...   Read More

 


Enhancing Real-World Listening and Quality of Life with New Split-Processing Technology

Niels Søgaard Jensen, MSc, Leanne Powers, AuD, Sascha Haag, MBA, Philippe Lantin, AuD, Erik Harry Høydal, MSc

September 1, 2021

This article reviews survey data from 37 hearing aid wearers, collected in three countries. The survey results suggest there are several wearer benefits associated with Signia AX and Augmented Focus t...   Read More


Vent Corrections for Simulated Real-Ear Measurements of Hearing Aid Fittings in the Test Box

John Pumford, AuD, Susan Scollie, PhD, Paula Folkeard, AuD, Jonathan Pietrobon, MESc, Parvaneh Abbasalipour, PhD

July 26, 2021

This course will review venting effects in hearing aid verification. A new solution for including venting effects in test box verification will be described.   Read More

  


20Q: Remote Hearing Aid Programming - Getting Started

Lori Zitelli, AuD

March 8, 2021

A practical discussion of remote programming with all major brands of today's hearing aids, as well as tips and resources for getting started.   Read More

   


Methods for Office Integration with Audioscan Systems

Chris Stokes-Rees

March 1, 2021

How to incorporate hearing instrument fitting and verification into an office workflow and workspace using Audioscan products.   Read More

  


20Q: Consumer Reviews Offer Hearing Care Insights

Vinaya Manchaiah, AuD, MBA, PhD

February 15, 2021

The study of online consumer reviews, and what we can learn about hearing care products and services from this research.   Read More

  


Vanderbilt Audiology Journal Club: Cognition and Self-Efficacy

Todd Ricketts, PhD, Erin Margaret Picou, AuD, PhD

August 31, 2020

This course will review new key journal articles on hearing aid technology and provide clinical implications for practicing audiologists.   Read More

 


Sizing Up Hearing Aids in the 21st Century: Is There Still Room for Improvement?

Jennifer Groth, MA, Dorea Ruggles, PhD, John Ellison, MS

August 11, 2020

Although hearing aids are unlikely to solve all hearing related issues, the positive effects of wearing hearing aids are well-documented and appreciated by users. This article discusses the status of...   Read More


The Evolution of Widex EVOKE: FALL 2019 UPDATES

Julie Dunphy, AuD

May 4, 2020

This course will provide an overview of the Widex Evoke platform including the recent evolutions and enhancements. This will include a discussion of the core features, options (including new models),...   Read More


The Hearing Aid Test Drive: A Whole-Practice Approach for the New Consumer

Bill Diles, MA, Will Diles, BA, Adam Jasa, BA

April 13, 2020

This course addresses the new market and demographic forces that private practices are facing and offers a wholistic practice approach called The Hearing Aid Test Drive that’s proven to increase new...   Read More

 


20Q: Consumer Insights on Hearing Aids, PSAPs, OTC Devices, and More from MarkeTrak 10

Kate Carr

March 16, 2020

A review of findings from the MarkeTrak 10 consumer survey of hearing aid owners and non-owners conducted by Hearing Industries Association, with takeaways for audiologists and hearing aid dispensers.   Read More

 


The Technological Evolution of Today’s Hearing Aids

Dave Kemp

February 28, 2020

This course will walk through a variety of recent technological developments, occurring in this industry and in ancillary industries, that pertain to hearing aids. We’ll then take a look at the impl...   Read More


User Engagement with Signia TeleCare: A Way to Facilitate Hearing Aid Acceptance

Matthias Froehlich, PhD, Eric Branda, AuD, PhD, Dirk Apel, BS

February 12, 2020

In this paper, we report on an investigation regarding the relationship between the level of TeleCare user engagement, measured by the number of interactions with some of the key features during the f...   Read More

 


Fall 2019-New Products on Discover Platform from Unitron

Kristina Petraitis, AuD, FAAA

December 30, 2019

Unitron’s newest products offer hands-free, direct connectivity solutions that look great, fit great and sound great right from the start! In addition, we’ll introduce you to a unique feature comi...   Read More


Providing Some Direction – Beamformers Explained

David James Crowhen, BSc, MAud, PG Dip Bus Admin, MNZAS

December 16, 2019

Directional microphone technology in hearing aids is a common method for improving hearing in noise in the near-field. This paper describes the various possible behaviors of directional microphone and...   Read More


Dynamic Soundscape Processing: Research Supporting Patient Benefit

Matthias Froehlich, PhD, Katja Freels, Dipl.Ing., Eric Branda, AuD, PhD

December 16, 2019

This paper reviews three different studies conducted with the Signia Xperience hearing aids. Research reviewed for laboratory studies of speech understanding and listening effort, comparative speech-i...   Read More


Trek - Experience More

Erin Reichert, MS

November 4, 2019

Introducing Trek, Sonic’s newest Super Power and Ultra Power hearing instruments featuring the revolutionary SoundDNA platform. Join us to learn about the technology and features that make Trek a pe...   Read More


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