Fitting and Dispensing Hearing Aids
Publication Date 1 Jan 2011
OverviewFitting and Dispensing Hearing Aids is an introductory book written for ENTs, prospective hearing instrument specialists studying to obtain their state license, audiology assistants, and speech pathologists working with hearing impaired adults. It also is an excellent introduction for Au.D. students or practicing audiologists just beginning work with hearing aid dispensing. This extremely practical and engaging book logically takes the reader from beginning to end of the entire hearing aid selection and fitting process. The chapters sequentially provide the reader with the essential knowledge needed to fit modern hearing aids, along with links to handy websites for further study and reference. The authors are experienced in the day-to-day fitting of hearing aids and have taught hundreds of students with a variety of backgrounds. They provide a consistent overview of the fundamentals of the entire hearing aid selection process. The chapters provide step-by-step guidelines covering both the art and science of hearing aid fitting. Fitting and Dispensing Hearing Aids: Interview with Brian Taylor, AuD Douglas L. Beck, AuD, speaks with Dr. Taylor about his new book, Fitting and Dispensing Hearing Aids, co-authored by H. Gustav Mueller. Read the interview here: http://www.audiology.org/news/Pages/20110913.aspx. Interview republished with permission from the American Academy of Audiology. Copyright 2011.