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Audiology treatment [electronic resource] / [edited by] Jason A. Galster.

Contributor(s): Galster, Jason A
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Thieme, 2019Edition: 3rd edDescription: x, 376 p. : ill. ; cmISBN: 9781626233294 (e-book)Subject(s): Hearing Loss -- therapy | Hearing Aids | Deafness -- Treatment | Hearing aidsDDC classification: 617.8 LOC classification: RF290 | .A93 2019Online content: Click here to access online Also available in print.
Contents:
Introduction : on the treatment of hearing loss / Jason Galster -- Fundamentals of hearing aid acoustics and hardware / Andrew Johnson -- Standards for assessing hearing aid performance / David A. Preves -- Hearing aid coupling : theory and application / James R. Curran, Dennis van Vliet -- Hearing aid coupling : techniques and technologies / James R. Curran, Dennis van Vliet -- Audio signal processing for hearing aids / Ayasakanta Rout -- Fundamentals of real-ear measurement / John Pumford, David Smriga -- Techniques for probe microphone measurement / David Smriga, John Pumford -- Hearing aid prescriptive fitting methods / Erin M. Picou -- Outcome measures in the prescription of hearing aids for adults / Harvey B. Abrams -- Hearing aid selection and prescription for children / Ryan W. McCreery -- Cochlear implants in adults / Sarah A. Sydlowski -- Cochlear implants in children / Sarah A. Sydlowski -- Bone conduction hearing solutions / William Hodgetts -- Hearing assistive and related technology / Samuel R. Atcherson -- Hearing protection devices / Brian J. Fligor -- Tinnitus and sound sensitivity / Christopher Spankovich.
Summary: Hearing loss impacts an estimated 360 million people worldwide and may precipitate poorer academic performance, reduced quality of life, decreased social engagement, and increased fatigue. Audiology Treatment, Third Edition by Jason Galster and a cadre of renowned audiology experts, is updated in full color with 180 illustrations and new topics. Pearls, best practices, and pitfalls on the management and treatment of hearing loss reflect significant knowledge gleaned from the authors' collective experience. The book is a one-stop resource on hearing aids, covering the many scientific aspects of hearing loss and devices, fitting and measuring patients, and methods to ensure optimal performance over time. In-depth chapters cover the treatment of auditory disorders in children to older adults, including assessments, hearing aid coupling, real-ear measurements, and case studies.
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Preceded by Audiology / [edited by] Michael Valente, Holly Hosford-Dunn, Ross J. Roeser. 2nd ed. 2008.

"304 illustrations."

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction : on the treatment of hearing loss / Jason Galster -- Fundamentals of hearing aid acoustics and hardware / Andrew Johnson -- Standards for assessing hearing aid performance / David A. Preves -- Hearing aid coupling : theory and application / James R. Curran, Dennis van Vliet -- Hearing aid coupling : techniques and technologies / James R. Curran, Dennis van Vliet -- Audio signal processing for hearing aids / Ayasakanta Rout -- Fundamentals of real-ear measurement / John Pumford, David Smriga -- Techniques for probe microphone measurement / David Smriga, John Pumford -- Hearing aid prescriptive fitting methods / Erin M. Picou -- Outcome measures in the prescription of hearing aids for adults / Harvey B. Abrams -- Hearing aid selection and prescription for children / Ryan W. McCreery -- Cochlear implants in adults / Sarah A. Sydlowski -- Cochlear implants in children / Sarah A. Sydlowski -- Bone conduction hearing solutions / William Hodgetts -- Hearing assistive and related technology / Samuel R. Atcherson -- Hearing protection devices / Brian J. Fligor -- Tinnitus and sound sensitivity / Christopher Spankovich.

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Hearing loss impacts an estimated 360 million people worldwide and may precipitate poorer academic performance, reduced quality of life, decreased social engagement, and increased fatigue. Audiology Treatment, Third Edition by Jason Galster and a cadre of renowned audiology experts, is updated in full color with 180 illustrations and new topics. Pearls, best practices, and pitfalls on the management and treatment of hearing loss reflect significant knowledge gleaned from the authors' collective experience. The book is a one-stop resource on hearing aids, covering the many scientific aspects of hearing loss and devices, fitting and measuring patients, and methods to ensure optimal performance over time. In-depth chapters cover the treatment of auditory disorders in children to older adults, including assessments, hearing aid coupling, real-ear measurements, and case studies.

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