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Volume 8

Volunteer Subjects Wanted for Online Research

CanadianAudiologist.ca is pleased to provide a new service for our readers where interested audiology clients can be referred for an on-line experience to be a volunteer subject in an experiment/survey being run by researchers at Canadian universities. The first issue’s column highlights volunteers needed by Dalhousie University and McMaster University.

Volume 7

How Do Medical Masks Degrade Speech Reception?

The speech quality degradation, in combination with room noise/reverberation and the absence of visual cues, renders speech close to unintelligible for many.

Minimizing the Risk of Infection in the Hearing Healthcare Environment

As practices re-open or expand services to return to “normal”, how can we prepare to provide exceptional in-person care in a safe, responsible way? It begins with establishing or updating an infection control protocol to ensure a safe environment for the provision of hearing healthcare services.