The course will introduce the new Softband 5 from Oticon Medical. We will present design input and considerations, as well as practical tips for use and a section focusing on important aspects when using with pediatric patients.
Course created on October 24, 2022
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss what the Softband 5 is and which patients it can be used for.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how to use and adjust the Softband 5.
- After this course, participants will be able to be able to explain why a child using a Softband can benefit from a device with high gain and high maximum output.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction to and design of Softband 5|
|5-15 Minutes||Design input and clinicians’ feedback|
|15-20 Minutes||Using Softband 5 in pre-operative trials|
|20-25 Minutes||Using Softband 5 with pediatric patients|
|25-30 Minutes||Summary and Q&A|
Senior Director of Product Management & Clinical Affairs
Marcus Holmberg is Senior Director, Product Management and Clinical Affairs at Oticon Medical and is responsible for the product portfolio, clinical research and training for bone anchored hearing systems. Marcus has an engineering background and a PhD in hearing research. Prior to joining Oticon Medical, Holmberg worked with “hearables”, as well as audiology of high-end hearing aids at Oticon. Marcus has been a part of Oticon Medical for close to a decade, and along the way influenced both product development and research on the Ponto system.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Oticon Medical in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Oticon Medical products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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