This presentation will highlight new innovations in technology within the new generation Bio-logic devices. These technologies are meant to help to improve efficiency and also add to the armamentarium of tests that can be performed with one device. Technology that will be discussed will be for ABR, ASSR and DPOAEs. ABR topics will cover data collection from both ears at the same time and spread spectrum technology. ASSR will highlight mixed rate ASSR and DPOAE will showcase the use of an FM signal, binaural OAE, pressurized OAEs and threshold estimation software to estimate audiometric thresholds using DPOAEs.
Course created on February 4, 2019
- After this course learners will be able to describe the four new pieces of equipment in the Bio-logic range: the AudX, the AudX PRO, the AudX PRO FLEX and the NavPro ONE.
- After this course learners will be able to discuss the technology behind frequency modulated DPOAEs, as well as their benefits and clinical utility.
- After this course learners will be able to describe the technology behind binaural OAE, ABR and ASSR testing, their benefits and clinical utility.
- After this course learners will be able to discuss the technology behind multi-rate ASSR testing, its benefit and clinical utility.
- After this course learners will be able to describe the benefit of using spread spectrum technology for noise reduction in evoked potential testing.
|0-10 Minutes||Introduction describing the four new pieces of equipment in the Bio-logic portfolio|
|10-20 Minutes||Discuss the technology behind frequency modulated DPOAEs as well as their benefits and clinical utility|
|20-30 Minutes||Describe the technology behind multi-channel OAEs and their benefits|
|30-35 Minutes||Discuss threshold estimation using DPOAEs|
|35-45 Minutes||Describe the technology behind binaural OAE, ABR and ASSR testing, their benefits and clinical utility.|
|45-50 Minutes||Discuss the technology behind multi-rate ASSR testing, its benefit and clinical utility.|
|50-60 Minutes||Describe the benefit of using spread spectrum technology for noise reduction in evoked potential testing.|
Diane L. Sabo, Ph.D. is the Product Manager for Biologic, AccuScreen and Alpha products at Otometrics, a division of Natus. She formerly was an Associate Professor at the University of Pittsburgh, Department of Communication Science and Disorders. Dr. Sabo held various positions at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, including Director of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology. She has over 25 years of clinical work in diagnosis and management of hearing loss. She has numerous publications and presentations, and continues to serve on committees for national associations and still consults for several NIH grants on cytomegalovirus (CMV).
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Otometrics, a division of Natus in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Otometrics, a division of Natus products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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