RIC Hearing Aid Coupler Measurement Correction?

How Should RIC Hearing Aids be Measured? Background When CIC (completely-in-the-canal) instruments became popular, manufacturers of hearing aid measurement equipment provided alternate couplers, and most often with software corrections, to account for the smaller residual volume of that instrument compared with other instruments that did not fit as deeply into the ear canal (traditional hearing…

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Telephone Audiometer/Hearing Aid

In my last blog I posted a list of predictions for the hearing aid industry that I had made in 2005, for the next 10 years. Prediction # 4 was: Hearing aids will become multi-function devices having applications beyond primarily amplification – and driven by the mobile telephone, which will become the nerve center for most…

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