As the JAAA editors along with our editorial team, we are proud to announce new Fast Track content for JAAA, as of April 30, 2019. We are working diligently to publish ahead of print. We strive for a two-month turnaround on articles from acceptance to digital publication. Thank you for your patience. Plan to see more of these announcements about content updates each month.
Applying the COM-B Model to Assess the Usability of Smartphone-Connected Listening Devices in Adults with Hearing Loss
Authors: Maidment, David W ; Ali, Yasmin HK ; Ferguson, Melanie A
Impact of Stimulus Polarity on oVEMP Response Using the Belly-Tendon Electrode Montage
Authors: Romero, Daniel J ; Kitner, Blythe H ; Wilson, Matthew J ; Smith, Kaylee J
Middle Latency Responses to Optimized Chirps in Adult Cochlear Implant Users
Authors: Alemi, Razieh ; Lehmann, Alexandre
Factors Related to Insomnia in Adult Patients with Tinnitus and/or Hyperacusis: An Exploratory Analysis
Authors: Aazh, Hashir ; Baguley, David M ; Moore, Brian CJ
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Gary Jacobson, PhD, is the editor-in-chief of the Journal of the American Academy of Audiology. Devin McCaslin, PhD, is the deputy editor-in-chief of the Journal of the American Academy of Audiology.
What Exactly Are Binaural Beats?
When you present one tone to one ear and a second to the other ear, your brain perceives an additional tone. This is the essence of binaural beats. The concept of two tones creating a third tone should ring familiar with audiologists. However, our clinical use typically is unilateral when assessing distortion product otoacoustic emissions….
Does Your Dog Listen to You?
Dogs have a reputation for being human’s best friend. If you have ever had one as a pet, you know that they can be a loyal companion. Maybe even a trusted confidante? You may have tried training your dog to follow basic commands like “sit” and “stay.” Have you ever noticed though that some…
Who’s Afraid of Snakes?
Research shows that approximately half of the population feel “anxious” about snakes, and a whopping three percent of the population meet the diagnostic criteria for snake phobia (Polak et al., 2016). Is it their skin? Is it that they have no legs and thus slither? Is it the tongue? Is it their ears? Wait—do snakes…