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High Frequency Hearing Aid

Jeffrey Sirianni audioman at hctc.net
Sat Jul 10 13:53:49 EST 1999


Thank you all for the great responses.

Jeff

At 12:07 AM 7/7/99 -0500, Jeffrey Sirianni wrote:
>I saw a patient today with severe high frequency hearing loss, but normal
>through low and middle frequencies (250-2000 Hz = 5-15 dB HL; 3000 Hz and
>above 70-90 dB HL).  Most cases like this (that I have seen) do not really
>want hearing aids and I've struggled with those having minimum motivation
>with such a loss.  This patient seen today is motivated to hear better in
>noise and I think he would do well with a high frequency emphasis BTE,
>although picking out there is fairly slim.  Can anyone suggest a
>manufacturer & model that has worked well for such a patient.
>
>Thanks,
>
>Jeff
>
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* Jeffrey Sirianni, M.A., CCC-A, FAAA             *
* Sound Advice / R.G. Delaney, M.D.               *
* Guy Griggs Professional Building                *
* 710 Water Street / Suite 404                    *
* Kerrville, TX  78028                            *
*                                                 *
* (830) 896-1433                                  *
* (800) 672-4321                                  *
* (830) 896-1440 FAX                              *
*                                                 *
* audioman at hctc.net                               *
*                                                 *
* Discussion Leader of bionet.audiology Newsgroup *
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