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Considerations in Real-Ear Measurement: Points to Ponder



Considerations in Real-Ear Measurement: Points to Ponder

Our friend, and Audioscan’s director of audiology and education, John Pumford joins us again with some points to ponder with this issue’s cover feature on considerations in real-ear measurement.


Grand Central Station

In this issue, Kelly Tremblay explores social connectedness and why it’s important to consider the contribution acquired hearing loss has on one’s ability to communicate and feel socially integrated.

The Way I Hear It

Gael Hannan give us some insight on the bimodal life where one sound has two different profiles when delivered through different technologies.

From the Labs to the Clinics

Bob was recently invited to write the foreword to a new textbook on cochlear implants and implantable hearing devices, and in particular asked to give some historical perspectives. He shares it with us in this issue as “Cochlear Implantation: A Great Boost to Hearing Health Care.”

Audiology in the Classrooms

In a follow up to last issue’s article, Pam Millett expands on the complex classroom learning environments that students with hearing loss encounter on a typical school day.

Back to Basics

With some assistance from his cats, Marshall Chasin concludes that there are many over-the-ear earphones (that can be used as monitors as well) that provide a wonderfully flat and broad band response without having to aim at the eardrum.

Stories from Our Past

Wayne Staab take us through a look back at some of the commonly used batteries and cells of yesteryear, but which are not generally found today.

The Wired Audiologist

“The Wired AuD” takes us to the movies with a review of some of the outdated concepts in “The Silent Child.”
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