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20Q: Harnessing Neuroplasticity in Hearing Loss for Clinical Decisionmaking

Anu Sharma, PhD

June 14, 2021

An in-depth discussion of how cortical neuroplasticity can be used clinically to investigate and diagnose hearing loss.   Read More

   


20Q: The Auditory Brain - Highlights from a Career Researcher

Frank Musiek, PhD

April 12, 2021

Frank Musiek, PhD, shares insights from his career studying the auditory brain, highlighting important but often overlooked topics relevant to audiology.   Read More

   


20Q: Audiologic Care for Musicians - Creating the Perfect Harmony

Cory Portnuff, AuD, PhD

January 11, 2021

A discussion of musicians' unique hearing needs and how audiologists can most effectively address them.   Read More

  


20Q: Ototoxicity and Audiology - Insights from an Innovator

Kathleen Campbell, PhD

October 12, 2020

An insider's look at key highlights and challenges of ototoxicity research over the years and a discussion of exciting emerging studies to watch for, written in an engaging Q & A format with a disting...   Read More

  


Audiology: Diabetes in Hearing and Balance Care

Kathy Dowd, AuD

September 21, 2020

This course addresses the pathophysiology of diabetes on hearing and balance as well as audiology medical management of diabetes-associated hearing and balance issues. The course covers relevant resea...   Read More

  


20Q: Face Masks and Communication - Audiological Implications

Barbara Weinstein, PhD

September 14, 2020

A Q & A discussion of how face masks may impact communication in healthcare settings, particularly for people with hearing loss. The discussion includes a review of strategies for professionals to use...   Read More

   


Managing Severe Hearing Loss

Don Schum, PhD

October 28, 2019

A significant subset of patients seen in practices present with more severe hearing loss and more complex medical histories. In this seminar, the nature of severe hearing loss will be discussed along...   Read More

 


The Power of the Demo: An Innovative Field Study Offers a New Perspective

Jennifer Schumacher, AuD, Meredith Buemi, AuD, Jennifer Groth, MA

August 26, 2019

Hearing care professionals can gain valuable insights to what their patients’ initial listening experiences might be like simply by listening to the hearing aids. In a novel experiment designed to p...   Read More

 


20Q: Hearing Loss and the Health Care System

Nicholas Reed, AuD

July 22, 2019

A discussion of hearing loss in the broader context of health care, the many areas that may be impacted by hearing loss, and some initiatives underway to look at addressing hearing loss on a larger sc...   Read More

  


20Q: Hearing Loss and Dementia - Highlights from Key Research

Nicholas Reed, AuD

June 20, 2019

A discussion of hearing loss in older adults and its relationship to dementia and cognitive decline, based on the findings of current research.   Read More

   


Hearing Loss & Aging: A Public Health Perspective

Frank Lin, MD, PhD

April 22, 2019

Hearing loss and cognition – a closer look at the role of hearing loss as a potentially modifiable risk factor in late-life for cognitive decline and dementia. Research to explore the importance of...   Read More


AMTAS Pro vs Flex: Operation and Integration

Laura Prigge, AuD

February 25, 2019

GSI AMTAS software is available in two versions, AMTAS Pro and AMTAS Flex; both provide reliable automated hearing assessments, but are used in different testing scenarios. Detailed knowledge of the o...   Read More

  


20Q: Hearing Science "Hide and Seek" - Can Audiologists Diagnose Hidden Hearing Loss?

Colleen Le Prell, PhD

November 12, 2018

A review of cochlear synaptopathy, sometimes referred to as hidden hearing loss, using an engaging Q & A format. Topics discussed include: the relationship between cochlear synaptopathy, noise exposur...   Read More

  


Acoustic Trauma from Recreational Noise Exposures

Brian J. Fligor, ScD, PASC

July 30, 2018

This article describes recreational sound exposures that can result in acoustic trauma, and reviews acoustic trauma prevention and treatment options.   Read More

 


Hearing Loss and Emotions

Lori Rakita, AuD

April 2, 2018

A recent research study at Phonak Audiology Research Center (PARC), along with a body of currently existing evidence on emotion, suggests significant difficulty of hearing impaired listeners to unders...   Read More


20Q: Current Perspectives on Hyperacusis

David Baguley, PhD

October 9, 2017

A Q & A discussion that reviews current knowledge of hyperacusis. Topics include definition, symptoms, prevalence, and suspected pathophysiology, as well as clinical assessment, treatment, and resourc...   Read More

   


20Q: Hearing Loss and Its Comorbidities

Harvey Abrams, PhD

September 11, 2017

A discussion of common hearing loss comorbidities, with implications for audiology clinical practice, written in an engaging Q & A format.   Read More

  


20Q: Cochlear Synaptopathy - Interrupting Communication from Ear to Brain

Sharon G. Kujawa, PhD

August 14, 2017

An overview of cochlear synaptopathy based on new insights from animal studies of noise-induced and age-related hearing loss, with implications for audiology practice.   Read More

  


20Q: A Shot of Prevention - Hearing Loss from Recreational Firearm Noise

Deanna K. Meinke, PhD

March 13, 2017

How many people shoot recreational firearms? Approximately 46% of adult males and 13% of adult females reported firing a gun at some point in their lifetime on the 2007 U.S. National Health Interview...   Read More

   


20Q: Hearing Loss and Dementia - Association, Link or Causation?

Piers Dawes, PhD

January 9, 2017

1. I think I pretty much know what dementia is, but what is your definition? ‘Dementia’ describes a set of symptoms that include memory problems, language problems, personality changes or thinking...   Read More

   


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