Whisper Test for Hearing and Hearing Aids – Still Alive?

It is Amazing What One Can Find About Hearing Aids When Looking For Something Else In her post last week on the HHTM blog, Gael Hannan commented on the “whisper game” that hearing-impaired individuals are not particularly good at, and provided an accurate and entertaining commentary as to why this is.  She reported that some…

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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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