Diving Deep Into The Ida Institute

by Harvey Abrams, PhD A recent post  in this section referenced the Ida Institute in an appeal to have us refocus our efforts on the patient rather than on the technology.  The post provided an excellent overview of Ida, its mission (to foster a better understanding of the human dynamics associated with hearing loss) and its…

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The Audiologist’s Lament

  “Years ago, I worked in a Ear Nose Throat (ENT) clinic where my opportunity to explain audiological results and make recommendations to the patients was limited. It occurred during the short walk down the hall from the sound booth to the exam room, where I handed the patient off to the ENT doctor. Often, the patients wanted to ask…

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