The new Phonak Marvel platform has several key features specifically designed for first-time hearing aid users. A study at the Phonak Audiology Research Center investigated sound quality ratings of new hearing aid users for Phonak Marvel compared to two other devices, and found preference for the Phonak Marvel device.
Course created on April 29, 2019
- After this course learners will be able to summarize why first fit acceptance is important for first-time hearing aid users.
- After this course learners will be able to describe the research study done at the Phonak Audiology Research Center.
- After this course learners will be able to identify key differences in the Phonak Marvel platform as compared to the Belong platform for first-time hearing aid users.
|5-15 Minutes||Why First fit Acceptance is Important|
|15-35 Minutes||Changes in Phonak Marvel|
|35-45 Minutes||First Fit Acceptance Study at PARC|
|45-55 Minutes||First Fit Acceptance Study at Oldenburg|
Lori Rakita, Senior Manager of Clinical Research at Phonak Audiology Research Center (PARC)
Lori received her Doctorate of Audiology from Washington University in St. Louis, and worked in the area of cochlear implants before coming to Phonak in July of 2014. Lori is the Senior Manager of Clinical Research at the Phonak Audiology Research Center (PARC), where she designs research studies in both lab and real world environments to understand key performance aspects of hearing aid innovations.
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