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Improving Accessibility to Hearing Healthcare: Only Smartphones Have the Answer, presented in partnership with Seminars in Hearing

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1.  According to Valente and Amlani (2017), what percentage of adults with hearing loss adopt hearing aids in the United States of America?
  1. 8.5%
  2. 17%
  3. 34%
  4. 68%
2.  What does the acronym “mHealth” stand for?
  1. Medicine and Health
  2. My Health
  3. Marketing in Healthcare
  4. Mobile Health
3.  What is another term for “direct-to-consumer (DTC) amplification devices”?
  1. Over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aids
  2. Personal sound amplification products (PSAPs)
  3. Smartphone-connected hearing aids
  4. Programmable hearing aid smartphone applications
4.  How many direct-to-consumer amplification devices were compared to a conventional hearing aid in a recent study published by Almufarrij et al. (2019)?
  1. 28
  2. 32
  3. 36
  4. 40
5.  In a study by Maidment et al. (2018) assessing a range of connected hearing technologies, which device was comparable to smartphone-connected hearing aids?
  1. Over-the-counter hearing aids
  2. Personal sound amplification product
  3. Hearing aid app coupled to wired earphones
  4. Hearing aid app coupled to wireless earphones

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