The Otoblock Myth Busted by Reality

Ear Impression Block Placement – The Otoblock Myth Busted by Reality   Opening Salvo   Most documents that instruct individuals on how to take ear impressions provide some misleading information, especially when describing the purpose and placement of the otoblock/block/dam/otostop.  This series of posts is intended to show how the otoblok myth is busted by…

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Power/Intensity vs. Pressure

Defining Power, Intensity, and Pressure It is not uncommon to hear individuals involved with hearing aids use terminology related to sound levels incorrectly, especially power, intensity, and pressure.  This, in spite of the fact that most hearing professionals had been exposed to proper use of such terms early in their careers. This post is a…

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