OTC Hearing Aids Balancing Safety and Accessibility

Johnson, Earl E. AuD, PhD The Hearing Journal:  January 2018 – Volume 71 – Issue 1 – p 34 There has been a recent push for more electronic sound amplifiers to provide affordable and accessible options that meet the needs of a large swath of people with hearing loss, particularly aging adults. These devices are…

Hearing aids fitting for baby and children

The fitting of children’s hearing aids is very different from that of adults, because the acoustic characteristics of children’s ears are different from those of adults, and children are at the stage of growth and development, which is also a critical stage of speech and language development. Significant impact. Because children often cannot cooperate to…

Hearing Aid Fitting Selection Procedure and 11 Steps

In the selection of hearing aids, in addition to considering the details of the patient’s hearing loss, hearing aid performance and other details, the routine steps need to be followed to complete the selection. Step 1. Medical history collection Medical history collection includes the following:① Understand the biggest confusion and obstacles brought by the patient’s…