Hearing Aid Handbook

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Cengage Learning, Feb 17, 2010 - Medical - 656 pages
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This unique desk reference on hearing aids gives unprecedented access to the major hearing aid manufacturers and their product lines, in a convenient at-a-glance format. Ten major manufacturers are profiled, with background information on each company including history, research and development, philanthropic activity, and warranty information. Following each profile is a comprehensive listing of that manufacturer's most current hearing aid products. This compendium of hearing aid information is essential for audiologists, hearing scientists, and anyone involved in the hearing aid industry.
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Contents

The Hearing Instrument Industry
1
Bernafon
17
General Hearing Instruments
58
MicroTech
72
Oticon
98
Phonak
191
ReSound
271
Siemens Hearing
367
Starkey Laboratories
457
Unitron
475
Tinnitus and the Hearing Instrument Marketplace
601
HearingRelated Philanthropic Organizations
613
List of Acronyms and Terms
619
References
621
Index
631
Copyright

Sonic Innovations
422

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About the author (2010)

Jeffrey J. DiGiovanni, Ph.D., CCC-A is Associate Professor of Audiology and Coordinator of Professional Programs (Au.D. and M.A. SLP) at Ohio University. His doctorate (audiology) and masters degrees (communication disorders) were completed at the University of Minnesota and he has a bachelor¿s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Massachusetts. He teaches courses in balance disorders, hearing aids, and hearing science. His research interests include hearing aid signal processing and psychophysics.

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