Brief update on hearing aids

Shilpi Banerjee*, Dean C. Garstecki

*Corresponding author for this work

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This article provides a concise update on personal amplification (ie, hearing aids). Mention is made of popular hearing aid styles, technology, and selected special features, along with information on earmolds. Contemporary and future hearing aid alternatives are listed. Fitting concerns relating to symmetry of bilateral hearing ability, type of hearing impairment, age of hearing aid user, and the advantages of binaural hearing are reviewed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)268-271
Number of pages4
JournalOperative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology


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