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Battery Life: Technical Issues and Answers

Dennis Carpenter

October 29, 2001

One of the first questions new hearing aid wearers ask is "How long will my batteries last." Of course, the answer is somewhat complex. To estimate battery life, a simple equation is used. Battery lif...   Read More


Middle Ear Implant: My Personal Experience

Lisa Evans-Smith

October 22, 2001

It has now been three years since I was implanted with the Symphonix Vibrant Soundbridge implantable hearing aid. In my first article, which was featured on AudiologyOnline, (Middle Ear Implant: An Au...   Read More

  


A Soliloquy to Software: Meeting NOAH System 3's Minimum Requirements and Beyond

Brad Ingrao, AuD, MS, CCC-A, FAAA

October 15, 2001

To buy, or not to buy, that is the question. Whether 'tis wiser in the pocket to suffer The fees and downtime of outrageous techies, Or to take arms against computer salesmen, And by out-witting, bend...   Read More


The H.E.A.R. Force Delivers Sonic Survival

Kathy Peck

October 8, 2001

H.E.A.R. (Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers) is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness of the dangers of excessive noise. Noise exposure can lead to temporary and permanent...   Read More


Selection, Application and Integration of FM Systems

Patrick Henry, Liz Brassine, AuD

October 2, 2001

Despite the best hearing instruments, most hearing-impaired listeners notice they have difficulty hearing in certain situations. Understanding speech in the presence of noise (with or without hearing...   Read More


Can Omni-Directional Hearing Aids Improve Speech Understanding In Noise?

Victor Bray, PhD, Michael Valente, PhD

September 24, 2001

Victor Bray, Ph.D., Sonic Innovations, Inc., Salt Lake City, Utah and, Michael Valente, Ph.D., Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri Editor's Note: In response to inquiries g...   Read More


My Experience as an Army ''Audiology Assistant''

Josh Lopez

September 17, 2001

Editor's Note: Although we don't usually publish 'op/ed' pieces as articles, I thought this paper was particularly important at this time. I believe most practicing audiologists are probably not well...   Read More


Westone Tech Tips: Greatest Hits

Randy Morgan

September 10, 2001

EDITOR'S NOTE: We don't usually run articles like this! However, Randy Morgan and the good people at Westone wrote these wonderful "tech tips" over the last few years and published them in the online...   Read More


Beltone's Adaptive Fitting Algorithm: Combining Loudness Normalization and Loudness Equalization to Achieve Target Gain

Diane M. Russ, MA, CCC-A, Jennifer Robinson, MS

September 4, 2001

Over the past several years there have been many prescriptive fitting formulas developed and tested to fit hearing aids. These fitting formulas have evolved from providing a single target curve for li...   Read More


A Collaborative Approach to Fitting Amplification

Stephanie Martin, PhD, Larry G. Martin, AuD, Holly F. Pedersen, MS

August 27, 2001

As a result of effective universal newborn hearing screenings, identification of hearing loss occurs earlier and more frequently than ever before. Previously, hearing loss was typically not diagnosed...   Read More

     


OSHA Delays Recordkeeping Rule

Susan C. Megerson, MA, CCC-A

August 20, 2001

For those professionals working in occupational health and safety settings, one of their most complicated tasks has traditionally been the recording of work-related injuries and illnesses as required...   Read More


Protecting Your Database With NOAH 3 User Levels

Brad Ingrao, AuD, MS, CCC-A, FAAA

August 13, 2001

Your customer database is the single most valuable asset in your practice. Keeping it secure can, and often is, the difference between success and failure. NOAH 3 provides a secure environment for you...   Read More


Extra Protection: Wearing Earmuffs and Earplugs in Combination

Elliott H. Berger, MS, INCE Bd. Cert.

August 6, 2001

E A R / Aearo Company E A RCALSM Laboratory 7911 Zionsville Road Indianapolis, IN 46268-1657 When it's really loud, so loud that a properly worn single hearing protection device (HPD) can't provide sa...   Read More


Professional Coding: Part Three - HCPCS

Robert C. Fifer, PhD

July 30, 2001

This article is the third in a special series on coding. Parts one (September, 2000) and two (December, 2000) are available online via AudiologyOnline, in the 'Article Archives.' In the first two part...   Read More


Attitudes In Au.D. Training

David M. Lipscomb, PhD

July 23, 2001

At last count, there were some 14 academic programs offering the earned Au.D. This recent development has taken hold as evidenced by the numbers of audiologists who are joining the programs. "Distance...   Read More


Balance Function Testing

Marcia Hall, PT, Eric Miller, MSPA

July 16, 2001

With the proliferation of audiology practices incorporating "balance services" in their practice names and scope of practice, it is incumbent on audiologists to ensure that balance assessment services...   Read More


Tinnitus Management Alternatives

Murray Grossan, MD

July 9, 2001

According to the American Tinnitus Association (ATA) there are 30 to 50 million Americans who experience tinnitus. Many are crowding the health food stores -- buying products that claim to help tinnit...   Read More


DIGITAL HEARING AIDS: Hype, Hoax or Hope

Robert Sandlin, PhD

July 2, 2001

This article, written for Audiology Online, reviews digital signal processing (DSP) hearing aids and discusses whether or not DSP provides advantages to the hearing impaired that can not be offered -...   Read More


Advanced DSP Applications: The Canta Product Line from GN ReSound

Dave Smriga, Giselle Matsui, Tami Lemons

June 25, 2001

Since the introduction of digital signal processing (DSP) hearing instruments, the potential advantages of DSP devices over analog or digitally programmable devices has been the subject of much debate...   Read More


Hyperacusis

Margaret M. Jastreboff, PhD, Pawel J. Jastreboff, PhD, ScD

June 18, 2001

Hyperacusis has recently attracted professional attention. Previously, this topic was not well researched or documented. In many instances, due to a lack of understanding regarding the diagnosis, the...   Read More


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