Hearing aids

G. M. Alf gmalf19 at nwlink.com
Fri Aug 30 10:50:35 EST 1996


On 30 Aug 1996 17:05:50 -0400, rgnorton18 at aol.com (RGNorton18) wrote:

>Should i feel guilty for not using real ear.  I've been an audiologist for
>nearly twenty five years and haven't fallen for REM yet.  If i'm caring
>and provide superior service most hearing aids sound just fine  Best tool;
>stay away from classA linear.. 

We have REM capability yet we've found that most people have to be
"tweaked" after setting their aids to the target response.

REM is great for seeing what is happening near the eardrum but there
are still several systems sound must go through before perception
takes place.

Mike




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