Wireless Systems for Hearing Aids: Part II

This week’s presentation is Part II of “Wireless Systems for Hearing Aids” authored by Dr. Cynthia Compton-Conley.  Part I focused on the various types of wireless systems.  Part II is directed toward what to expect as technology moves forward, and what should be considered in a needs assessment program.  Dr. Compton-Conley’s career has focused heavily…

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Hearing Aid Verification Using Functional Gain – Part II

Note:  This is a continuation of a previous blog: Hearing Aid Verification Using Functional Gain – Part I, which was last week’s blog.   Functional Gain in Hearing Aids   Functional Gain (FG) = Aided Threshold minus the Unaided Threshold (FG = A-U). Unaided thresholds are measured to tones presented through the loudspeaker(s). Various frequencies…

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