During this session, the speaker provides pragmatic tips-and-tricks for learning the basic, hands-on techniques and skills required to become competent and confident in performing and interpreting Real-Ear Measurement (REM). Clayton demonstrates these essential REM procedures by performing a complete hearing aid fitting on the patient simulator CARL.
Course created on January 17, 2023
- After this course, participants will be able to list features of their REM equipment and software.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the calibration and techniques needed to ensure accuracy.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain how to interpret REM results and fitting data, and improve upon it.
|Workshop outline, goals, and context
|Our Relationship with our equipment
|Step 1: Patient Set-up - equalization, calibration, probe tubeinsertion
|Step 2: Software set-up and resonance curves
|Step 3: Measuring Aided Speech and Interpreting Results
|Step 5: Making Adjustments and Running other input levels
|Troubleshooting and Making Mistakes
|QA and Summary
Clayton Fisher is the owner and chief audiologist at Treat Hearing, a modern hearing clinic based out of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. He is best known in the hearing healthcare community for his practical educational videos and webinars on improving hearing aid fittings through the use of best practices and equipment optimization. Clayton also works directly with hearing clinics and clinicians as an audiology consultant.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by INVENTIS • Audiology & Balance Equipment in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on INVENTIS • Audiology & Balance Equipment products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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