The clinical implementation of WideBand Tympanometry opens up an opportunity for a fresh look at how we provide our basic services. This course will provide information for implementation and interpretation of WideBand Tympanometry into every audiology practice.
Course created on February 14, 2023
- After this course, the participant will be able to define the difference between standard single frequency tympanometry and wideband tympanometry.
- After this course, the participant will be able to identify three advantages of using wideband tympanometry.
- After this course, the participant will be able to explain how to identify common middle ear pathologies based on absorbance data.
|0-15 Minutes||Introduction and background|
|15-30 Minutes||Performing WideBand Tympanometry|
|30-45 Minutes||Interpreting Wideband Tympanometry Results and case studies|
|45-60 Minutes||Wrap up and Q&A|
Tony received his master's from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh with an emphasis on pediatric audiology. He has over 20 years of experience in the hearing industry and has worked in a variety of settings. He has experience performing diagnostic testing with all age ranges, industrial audiology, retail, hearing aid financing and insurance, practice development programs and industry trade shows. At GSI, Tony is focused on training, support and education.
Clinical Application Specialist
Laura Prigge, AuD is an Application Specialist with GSI. Laura received her Doctorate of Audiology degree from AT Still University, a Master's of Arts in Audiology from UCONN and a Bachelor's of Science degree in Communication Disorders from Western Illinois University. Laura’s 20+ years of experience includes providing manufacturing support for a leading hearing aid manufacturer as well as technical audiology training and support for an international audiologic equipment company. Prior to that, she managed education and training at another hearing aid manufacturer and conducted audiologic evaluations on children, adults, and geriatric patients at a retail hearing center.
Financial: Tony Lombardo is employed by GSI. Non-financial: Tony Lombardo has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Grason-Stadler (GSI) in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Grason-Stadler (GSI) products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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