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Clearwater Clinical Announces Updated Shoebox Audiometry, Version 5.0

OTTAWA, ONTARIO – Clearwater Clinical announced today that it has released version 5.0 of its flagship product, SHOEBOX Audiometry. According to the announcement, Version 5.0 adds a new feature known as Response and Response and Environment Adaptive Control Technology (REACT). The new REACT feature is said to continuously monitor patient response behavior, in addition to…

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Clearwater Clinical Receives CE Mark Approval for SHOEBOX Audiometry

OTTAWA, ONTARIO — Clearwater Clinical Limited announced this week that the company has received CE Mark approval for SHOEBOX Audiometry in Europe “as an audiometer intended for diagnosis of human hearing loss”. With the approval, SHOEBOX becomes the world’s first CE Marked iPad-based audiometer. The device is already listed as a Class II medical device…

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Mapping Out Solutions to Hearing Loss

Editor’s Note: Today’s news post comes from Canadian journalist Michelle Leslie who discusses some innovative solutions to address global hearing loss.   Google.org, the charitable arm of the world’s largest search engine, is supporting  World Wide Hearing (WWH) to find a solution to what the World Health Organization (WHO) has described as one of the largest disabilities on the planet.…

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Canadian Tech Firm Wants to Disrupt the Hearing Test

OTTAWA, ONTARIO — Clearwater Clinical, a Canadian medical device company that recently developed an adapter (Clearscope) that connects an endoscope to a smartphone to allow physicians the ability record endoscopy procedures directly on their smartphones rather than having to rely on a traditional video tower, wants to develop a self-directed hearing test to help individuals currently underserved by…

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