This course builds on previous material about Linear to WDRC Compression by focusing solely on case studies. This is designed to be an interactive course to discuss real patient complaints to compression and subsequent troubleshooting.
Course created on June 26, 2018
- After this course learners will be able to describe appropriate follow up questions to patient reports regarding sound quality to identify adjustments to compression
- After this course learners will be able to list compression characteristics of hearing technology based on patient reports.
- After this course learners will be able to describe various fitting formulas and identify situations it could be beneficial to switch such formulas.
|5-15 Minutes||Fitting formulas|
|15-30 Minutes||How to adjust compression in software|
|30-55 Minutes||Patient complaints and troubleshooting|
|55-60 Minutes||Q and A, Summary|
Education and Training Audiologist
Christina Callahan is a member of the Education & Training team at Starkey Hearing Technologies and primarily works in the Northeast region. Before joining Starkey, Christina has worked in both hospital and private practice settings. Her clinical experience includes adult and pediatric diagnostics, vestibular testing, CAPD evaluations, and adult aural rehabilitation including amplification and cochlear implants. She received her Doctor of Audiology degree at the Long Island AuD Consortium and currently resides in New York City.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Starkey in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
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