To date, research investigating hearing aid adoption has focused on intra-individual factors (i.e., variables related to a given individual). In contrast, comparatively less emphasis has been devoted to understanding how inter-individual (i.e., interpersonal) or contextual factors (i.e., situational) factors contribute to patient decision making regarding hearing aid adoption. This presentation will outline theoretical factors relevant to improve our understanding as well as be exposed to recent large-scale research studies in support of this view.
- After this course learners will be able to identify how some contextual variables influence hearing aid adoption.
- After this course learners will be able to identify how some intra-personal variables influence hearing aid adoption.
- After this course learners will be able to identify how some interpersonal variables influence hearing aid adoption.
|5-15 Minutes||What drives hearing aid adoption?|
|15-35 Minutes||The Role of Social Relationships in Hearing Rehabilitation|
|35-45 Minutes||The Role of Emotion in Hearing Rehabilitation|
|45-55 Minutes||Decision making|
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