This course will explore one of the most over-looked, yet critical aspects of a successful hearing aid fitting: compression. A review of compression, its applications, and case study examples will be presented.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain the purpose of compression in hearing aid fittings.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how compression can impact sound quality for the hearing aid wearer.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain the difference between compression and expansion.
|5-40 Minutes||Compression use in hearing aids|
|40-55 Minutes||Case study examples and discussion|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
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