Consumer Preferred Hearing Aid Signal Processing Scheme

Consumer Preferred Hearing Aid Signal Processing Scheme vs. Audiologists’ Recommendations Last week’s post wondered about how satisfactory a hearing aid fitting was for consumers when they leave the dispenser’s office. Was it the optimum fitting, or would some other hearing aid signal processing scheme (also herein referred to as algorithms) have been more acceptable? Would…

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A Partial History of Hearing Aid Distribution Systems – Part I

Over the years, different hearing aid distribution systems have been proposed – other than company franchises or distributor agreements.  Some made it off the ground and have expanded, whereas others just did not seem to have a fighting chance from their inception. Many readers may not realize the extent of hearing aid distribution systems offered…

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