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Title Sandlin's textbook of hearing aid amplification : technical and clinical considerations / [edited by] Michael J. Metz
Edition Third edition
Published San Diego, CA : Plural Publishing, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 754 pages) : illustrations
Contents A historical view / Samuel F. Lybarger and Edward H. Lybarger -- Speech perception and hearing aids / William H. McFarland and Karen Spayd -- Custom hearing aid earshells and earmolds / Chester Z. Pirzanski -- Principles of high-fidelity hearing aid amplification / Mead C. Killion and Patricia A. Johnson -- The many faces of compression / Theodore H. Venema -- Use of directional microphone technology to improve user performance in noise / Yu-Hsiang Wu and Ruth A. Bentler -- DSP hearing instruments / Ingo Holuba, Henning Puder, Therese M. Velde -- From analog to digital hearing aids / Soren Westermann, Hanne Pernille Anderson, Lars Bakgaard, et al -- Technical considerations for sound field audiometry / Gary Walker -- Psychology of individuals with hearing impairment / Robert W. Sweetow and Julie Bier -- Considerations for selecting and fitting of amplification for geriatric adults / Robert E. Novak -- Hearing technology for children / Jace Wolfe and Sara Neumann -- Principles and clinical utility of hearing aid fitting formulas / Phillip T. McCandless -- Real ear measures / George Frye -- Making hearing-aid-fitting decisions / Robert L. Martin -- Inventories of self-assessment measurements of hearing aid outcomes / Judy L. Huch -- Assistive technologies for the hearing impaired / Joseph J. Smaldino, Brian M. Kreisman, and Andrew John -- Cochlear implants / Dawn Burton Koch and Mary Jo Osberger -- Fitting options for adult patients with unilateral hearing loss / Michael Valente and L. Maureen Valente -- Future considerations / Michael J. Metz and Robert E. Sandlin
Summary This is a valuable text for academic and clinical professionals involved in the selection and fitting of hearing aid devices for the acoustically impaired
Notes Preceded by Textbook of hearing aid amplification / edited by Robert E. Sandlin. 2nd ed. 2000
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed May 5, 2017)
Subject Hearing aids -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Hearing Aids.
Hearing Loss -- rehabilitation.
Persons With Hearing Impairments -- psychology.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Metz, Michael J., editor
ISBN 1597569232 (electronic bk.)
9781597569231 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Hearing aid amplification
Textbook of hearing aid amplification