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
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- 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.
|0-10 Minutes||Workshop outline, goals, and context|
|10-20 Minutes||Our Relationship with our equipment|
|20-30 Minutes||Step 1: Patient Set-up - equalization, calibration, probe tubeinsertion|
|30-35 Minutes||Step 2: Software set-up and resonance curves|
|35-45 Minutes||Step 3: Measuring Aided Speech and Interpreting Results|
|45-50 Minutes||Step 5: Making Adjustments and Running other input levels|
|50-55 Minutes||Troubleshooting and Making Mistakes|
|55-60 Minutes||QA and Summary|
Clayton Fisher, owner of Treat Hearing Health Care, is a clinical audiologist and audiology consultant. His consulting work centers around clinical education regarding best-practices for hearing aid fittings. Specifically, he trains hearing healthcare practitioners on the practical use, benefits and integration of Real-Ear Measurement (REM) into regular clinical practice. To support this work, Clayton releases periodic clinical video tutorials on his YouTube channel.
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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