Supporting material for lecturers

Lecturers and trainers will be able obtain material that supports the use of Hearing Aids as a textbook. This material, for which there is no charge, comprises:

Figures and photos: All diagrams in Hearing Aids are available in a PowerPoint presentation. These can be used directly for lecturing or can be printed and converted into overhead transparencies. 

Multiple choice exams: A set of multiple choice examination questions covers the material from every chapter of Hearing Aids. Each group of questions is labelled with the appropriate chapter number and whether the question is assessing basic or advanced information.

To access the multiple choice questions, send an email to publisher@BoomerangPress.com.au stating your name, institution, and the course you run.

To access the figures, click below on the Powerpoint file you would like to obtain. Note that figures containing photos have been removed to minimize transmission time.

1 INTRODUCTORY CONCEPTS

2 HEARING AID COMPONENTS

3 HEARING AID SYSTEMS

4 MEASURING HEARING AID ELECTROACOUSTIC PERFORMANCE

5 HEARING AID EARMOLDS, EAR SHELLS AND COUPLING SYSTEMS

6 COMPRESSION SYSTEMS IN HEARING AIDS

7 ADVANCED SIGNAL PROCESSING SCHEMES FOR HEARING AIDS

8 ASSESSING CANDIDACY FOR A HEARING AID

9 PRESCRIBING HEARING AID PERFORMANCE

10 SELECTING AND ADJUSTING HEARING AIDS

11 PROBLEM SOLVING AND FINE TUNING OF HEARING AIDS

12 COUNSELLING THE NEW HEARING AID USER - No figures for this chapter

13 ASSESSING THE OUTCOMES OF HEARING AID FITTING

14 BINAURAL AND BILATERAL CONSIDERATIONS IN HEARING AID FITTING

15 SPECIAL HEARING AID ISSUES FOR CHILDREN

16 CROS, BONE CONDUCTOR AND IMPLANTABLE HEARING AIDS