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David Kirkwood @ Hearing News Watch

David Kirkwood @ Hearing News Watch

  • Deaf boy escapes fire, thanks to his Ace in the hole—a hero pit bull July 28, 2014
      INDIANAPOLIS—Pit bulls get a lot of bad press, much of it undeserved. However, Ace, a pet owned by 13-year-old Nick Lamb of Indianapolis, did a lot to improve his breed’s image recently when he saved his master’s life. According to an AP report, Nick, who was born with a severe hearing […]
Kevin Liebe @ Hearing Views Op-Ed

Kevin Liebe @ Hearing Views Op-Ed

  • Service Innovations Start in the Clinic July 23, 2014
    Editor’s Note: Today we continue with the third and final post of Brian Taylor’s discussion on unbundling service delivery in the audiology clinic. When most of us hear the word “innovation” our minds immediately conjure up thoughts of computers, robotic manufacturing processes, new advances in automated medical devices or some other technology designed to m
The Journal @ HHTM

The Journal @ HHTM

The Journal @ HHTM offers free access to hearing-related research posters, a service made possible by Etymotic Research.
Pathways @ HHTM

Pathways @ HHTM

Pathways, overseen by Frank Musiek, PhD, is both a Website that covers topics related to CAPD and Neuroaudiology, and a society for people interested in central auditory disorders that regularly meets to discuss these issues.

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Holly Hosford-Dunn @ Hearing Economics

Holly Hosford-Dunn @ Hearing Economics

  • That Vision Thing July 30, 2014
    How many readers remember Tom J. Northey, The One That Got Away?  Mr. Northey is a ghost guest contributor this week, not because he’s deceased but because he came to Audiology, he saw the future, and he left for greener pastures. In 2000, he wrote a monumental forecast of our profession, published in audiologyonline. […]
Wayne Staab @ Wayne's World

Wayne Staab @ Wayne's World

  • Human Ear Canal – VIII July 28, 2014
    Changes to the ear canal occur resulting from the aging process. Additionally, there are issues that must be considered when placing auditory (or other) devices into the ear canal. This is the last in the eight-part series on the human ear canal. Ear Canal Physiology – General Previous posts have […]
Bob Traynor @ Hearing International

Bob Traynor @ Hearing International

  • Cochlear Explorers – Part VIII – Space of Nuel July 29, 2014
    Welcome part VIII of Hearing International’s series honoring the Cochlear Explorers. This weeks Cochlear Explorer is Jean-Pierre Nuel (1847-1920), who was a Luxembourgian-Belgian ophthalmologist and 
Gael Hannan @ The Better Hearing Consumer

Gael Hannan @ The Better Hearing Consumer

  • What’s That Sound? July 29, 2014
    “What’s that sound?” I ask the Hearing Husband. “A dog barking down the street”, he replies. “What’s that?” “The fridge coming on.” “What’s that?” “A car alarm going off.” “What’s that?” “The cats play-wrestling.” “What’s that?”
Judy Huch & Bob Martin @ Hearing Health

Judy Huch & Bob Martin @ Hearing Health

  • Make “Look, listen, evaluate, and solve” your standard operating procedure July 30, 2014
    Most patients have some problem or a concern about their hearing aids when they return to our office for a follow-up visit. Sometimes, we can quickly remediate their problem by unplugging a sound tube or changing a battery. Other times there is something in the fitting that needs adjusting or we can help the patient […]
Alan Desmond @ Dizziness Depot

Alan Desmond @ Dizziness Depot

  • Origins of VNG July 29, 2014
    Working with a Pioneer This weeks blog is a little bit about me and my path, but mostly about a pioneer in our field that helped me along that path. I think this may be interesting because this pioneer was neither an audiologist, neurologist or ENT specialist. In fact, he was not a physician. […]
Marshall Chasin @ Hear The Music

Marshall Chasin @ Hear The Music

  • Validating the attenuation features of musicians’ earplugs: Part 2 July 29, 2014
    Internal machinery noise levels are probably one of the most ignored aspects of any testing paradigm.  In the most-simplest of cases- sound field audiometry- internal noise is governed by the environmental noise level in the audiometric test booth.  For very low frequency sounds, the audiometric test booth attenuation ability is quite limited.  One would nee
Jane Madell @ Hearing And Kids

Jane Madell @ Hearing And Kids

  • Camp for Children With Hearing Loss July 29, 2014
    With newborn hearing screening, early identification, and improvements in technology, the great majority of children with hearing loss can successfully use listening and spoken language and are educated in the mainstream. Since more than 95% of children with hearing loss are born into families with normal hearing, they may be the only person with hearing los
HHTM In Translation @ Have You Heard?

HHTM In Translation @ Have You Heard?

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