The editorial team and I are so happy to announce the content for this latest issue of Audiology Today. We are featuring a number of comprehensive, relevant, and interesting articles, as well as some short reads on public relations, coding and reimbursement, and audiology advocacy.
Take a look at the table of contents and delve into these online articles, which you can now easily search by topic, title, or author. We appreciate your patience as we continue to upload back issue content, but hope you find this new format easy to explore.
Tinnitus in 10: What Every Audiologist Should Know to Provide Research-Based Care
Author: Candice Manning
A Two-Minute Speech-in-Noise Test: Protocol and Pilot Data
Authors: Douglas L. Beck, Lauren Benitez
Fitness for Duty Assessments for Jobs with Essential Hearing-Critical Tasks (PART 2 OF 2)
Authors: Sigfrid D. Soli, Véronique Vaillancourt, Ross J. Roeser
A Hearing Report from the Dominican Republic
Authors: Lynn O’Boyle, King Chung
AAA 2019: Where Audiologists Discovered Their Future
Author: Erin L. Miller
CODING AND REIMBURSEMENT | New Medicare LCD Process—What You Need to Know
KNOW HOW | Tracking, Analytics, and Relevance—Oh My!
Author: Dawn Hulthen Koncsol
Erin Schafer, PhD, is the editor-in-chief of Audiology Today and www.audiology.org.
Honoring Our Service Members: Supporting Our Veterans
This Memorial Day, we honor those service members who have died in military service in the United States. The day was originally called Decoration Day, so named for the tradition of decorating graves with wreaths, flowers, and flags commemorating those who have passed on. While the day was widely observed after the Civil War, and…
Exploring New Sounds with the World’s Largest Trees
What does one of the world’s largest lifeforms sound like? That was a question Ari Daniel asked on a recent National Public Radio (NPR) “All Things Considered” episode. Pando is a quaking aspen tree that has spread to cover over 80 football fields in Fishlake National Forest, Utah. While Pando may resemble a forest, what…
Mental Health, Quality of Life, and Communication in Children Diagnosed with Hearing Loss
Based on parent and teacher report, the prevalence of mental health problems is twice to four times higher in children diagnosed with hearing loss when compared to those peers without a hearing loss. Interestingly, children who are Deaf and hard-of-hearing (D/hh) and hard-of-hearing (HH) typically do not rate themselves as having significantly higher mental health…