News

20/05/2015: Interacoustics Updates

Mr David Speidel, director of the Audiological services of Interacoustics US provided a series of interesting information regarding the new Titan platform , a TEOAE webinar and a series of how-to do-guides for the following topics :

(1) How to run a DP measurement

(2) How to handle Titan for screening

(3) OAE - DPOAE pass criteria and interpretation

(4) How to analyze a DP-Gram

(5) Screening using Titan

(6) OAEs: Cleaning the probe tip


The Titan platform  has its own 'Suite' of software that includes Clinical Impedance, Wide Band Tympanometry, DP & TEOAE (screening and clinical uses) , ABRIS (ABR Screening Module). The software is NOAH compatible, but it includes its own database (OtoAccess) to manage the data. The OtoAccess database has a HiTrack add-on, which is an essential element for those conducting hearing screening in the US.

06/05/2015 : New Entries in the FORUM channel for the families of Implanted Children

The FORUM space dedicated to the families of Implanted children has been updated with two success stories. The cases come from the Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing in Warsaw , Poland. The Portal Editorial staff would like to thank Jolanta Chylkiewicz , Aneta Olkowska and Olga Wanatowska for summarizing  and  translating the Polish material into English.

18/04/2015: New Webinar on children's Hearin Screening

There is a new entry in the webinar pages, originating from the ECHO Initiative project. The title is " Improving Hearing Screening practices in children up to 5 years of age"

08/04/2015 : Updates in Children Screening

The pages on Children Screening were updated with additional references from the ECHO initiative.

25/03/2015: New White Paper

A new white paper has been added to the Hearing Screening category, titled " A Comparison of the Frequency of Positive Hearing Screening Outcomes in School Children from Poland and other countries of Europe , Central Asia and Africa" by Piotr H Skarzynski et al.