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Bone Conduction Oscillator Placement: Forehead Vs. Mastoid

Bone Conduction Oscillator Placement: Forehead Vs. Mastoid

Bone conduction technology has been making waves with bone conduction headphones and bone conduction hearing aids. Proponents of bone conduction headsets advocate many advantages and use including safety during outdoor sports or even for military uses. However, it has...

7 Common Questions about Insert Earphones

7 Common Questions about Insert Earphones

Insert earphones are foam earplugs with a tube that carries the test signal into the ear. They are intended for use with audiometric equipment and are used to test hearing in audiology clinics, for auditory research, and for screening in industrial and educational...

The Role of Tympanometry in Health Care

The Role of Tympanometry in Health Care

Pure tone audiometry is considered to be the gold standard for measuring hearing sensitivity. It is the most popular hearing test used by audiologists to identify hearing threshold levels. The results (called audiograms) of pure tone audiometry can help audiologists...

How to Read a Tympanogram

How to Read a Tympanogram

Tympanometry is a procedure that tests the function of the middle ear.  It is a test that can help diagnose hearing disorders that may lead to hearing loss, especially in children. It measures the movement of the tympanic membrane in response to changes in air...

8 Things to Consider When Researching Audiometers for Sale

8 Things to Consider When Researching Audiometers for Sale

The Covid-19 pandemic prompted audiologists across the country to look for alternative ways to provide hearing services for their patients. As reported by The Hearing Journal, visiting a clinic for audiological services was categorized to be a medium to high risk...

Audiological Testing Anywhere on the Planet

Audiological Testing Anywhere on the Planet

  It’s ugly. It’s bulky. It’s expensive. And – most importantly – it’s not portable! What are we talking about?  The audiometric booth. A soundproof booth that allows audiological testing to be conducted without the interference of background noise....