ISTS – A Practical Acoustic Feedback Test For Hearing Aids?

International Speech Test Signal and Feedback   Background The International Speech Test Signal (ISTS) was developed to determine how speech is processed by modern hearing aids {{1}}[[1]] Holube, I., Fredelake, S., Vlaming, M. & Kollmeier, B. (2010). Development and analysis of an international speech test signal (ISTS). International Journal of Audiology, 49, 891-903[[1]].  The signal…

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Audiology – From Dependence to Independence

Continued History of the First Audiologists in the Hearing Aid Industry A series of previous blogs featured stories from six of the first seven audiology-trained individuals employed by hearing aid manufacturers and how their backgrounds interacted with their employment positions.  This is information not published previously, but important and not to be lost for historical…

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