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2013-11-26 23:32:27

The new guide to hearing aid options will help to make it more convenient for San Antonio-area residents to learn the vocabulary and abbreviations frequently used to talk about different hearing aid types. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 The many distinct types of hearing aids and the many different acronyms used to refer to them make it hard for novice buyers to perform research. To help the public make sense of the numerous types and the definitions of all the acronyms, San...

2013-11-25 23:26:32

Advanced Hearing Care produced the guide to hearing aid types to assist citizens of Charleston SC better understand the choices available to them. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 Investigating hearing aids can be challenging for the first time buyer because there are numerous distinct types and numerous different acronyms employed to describe them. Advanced Hearing Care hopes that the quick reference list of standard hearing aid designs and terminology recently added to their...

2013-11-25 23:24:16

Hearing Aid HealthCare developed the quick-reference to hearing aid types to assist residents of Palm Springs better comprehend the choices available to them. Palm Springs CA (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 The many different types of hearing aids and the numerous different abbreviations used to describe them make it hard for novice shoppers to perform their own research.To help buyers make sense of the many styles and the meanings of all the abbreviations, Hearing Aid HealthCare just recently...

2013-11-22 23:03:26

Audiology Services says effective counseling is even more important for diabetic patients with hearing loss than for non-diabetic patients suffering from hearing loss. Columbia, SC (PRWEB) November 22, 2013 As November is American Diabetes Month, Audiology Services wanted to share some information about how diabetes can affect hearing loss. Audiology Services will also offer complimentary counseling for diabetic patients experiencing hearing loss until Nov. 30. According to the American...

2013-11-14 23:25:30

The Hearing Center of Lake Charles developed the quick-reference to hearing aid types to help residents of Lake Charles better comprehend the options available to them. Lake Charles, LA (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 Researching hearing aids can be difficult for the novice buyer because there are numerous distinct types and numerous different abbreviations used to refer to them.To clear up some of the frustration, The Hearing Center of Lake Charles released a quick reference guide to popular...

2013-11-13 23:01:00

Audiology & Hearing Aid Clinic made the quick-reference to hearing aid types to assist residents of Paris better comprehend the options available to them. Paris, TN (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 Investigating hearing aids can be difficult for the novice buyer because there are numerous distinct types and numerous different abbreviations employed to refer to them. To help the public make sense of the numerous styles and the definitions of all the abbreviations, Audiology & Hearing Aid...

2013-11-12 23:20:08

ENTA proudly announced that it has hired Eric M. Saidel, JD, to serve as its new Director of Human Resources. Tarrytown, NY (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 With approximately 900 employees, including physicians, clinicians and staff in its ranks, ENT and Allergy Associates (ENTA) is not only the largest Ear, Nose, Throat, Allergy, and Audiology Practice in the nation, it is also one that requires excellence in every aspect of its management corps in order to continue to both innovate and blend...

2013-11-11 12:26:13

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced today that an advisory committee to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) voted favorably on the Cochlear(TM) Nucleus® Hybrid(TM) L24 Implant System. This is a first of its kind system designed for the treatment of adults with severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss in the high frequencies and normal to only mild hearing loss in the low...

2013-11-07 23:35:41

Company announces product introduction plans and Hearing For All™ initiative at the China Medtech Partnering (CMP-2013) Conference in Suzhou, China. San Leandro, CA (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 iHear Medical announced today its plans to introduce the world’s first web-enabled hearing aid system, targeting tech-savvy consumers seeking alternatives to over-priced conventional hearing aids. The announcement was made today at the China Medtech Partnering (CMP-2013) Conference being held in...

2013-11-01 12:27:49

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Nov. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced today that the Cochlear(TM) Nucleus® 6 Sound Processor is now available as an upgrade for Nucleus Freedom® Implant System (CI24RE) and Nucleus 5 Implant System (CI422 and CI500 Series) recipients. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130531/LA23942) The next-generation Cochlear Nucleus 6 Sound Processor is built on a completely new...


Latest Auditory system Reference Libraries

Ear
2013-04-30 13:31:11

The ear is an organ from the auditory system that collects sounds, and also balances and enables body position. Formation and Orientation The ear can be broken down into the inner and outer ears. The outer part of the ear is the visible flap (auricle) and ear canal which collects sounds which create pressure that echoes through the middle ear. The inner ear, however, is embedded in the temporal bone. There are hollow areas of the inner ear that are filled with liquids and hair cells...

Politzerization
2012-12-31 12:28:34

In 1861 Adam Politzer of Vienna spent much time studying the air movement in the Eustachian tubes and the ear canal. He would measure the air movement by attaching a manometer, a very large gauge, to the ear canal and the pharynx. He developed an apparatus known as the Politzer bag in 1863 which is a less invasive way to clear the Eustachian tubes. Procedure Politzerization, also known as the Politzer maneuver, is a medical procedure which inserts air in the middle ear while the patient...

Incus Bone
2012-06-29 12:09:21

The incus (anvil) bone is an anvil-shaped small bone in the middle ear. It connects the malleus to the stapes. This bone was first described by Alessandro Achillini of Bologna. This bone also transmits sound vibrations from the malleus to the stapes. The incus bone is only found in mammals. The bone, which is derived from a reptilian upper jaw bone (the quadrate bone), embryologically derives from the first pharyngeal arch along with the rest of the bones of mastication, such as the...

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