Category Archives: ReSound Newsletter

Veterans, tinnitus and hearing loss

In honor of Veterans Day on Saturday, November 11, we wanted to share the two most common health conditions our military veterans face, according to the Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers: tinnitus and hearing loss. Tinnitus has been described … Continue reading

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Having a hard time accepting the Acceptance Manager?

By Erica Koehler Acceptance Manager is back! It has made its return in Aventa 3.6 with a brand new makeover.  With the revamped Acceptance Manager, the fitter can make changes to both the start and end gains either together or … Continue reading

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Pairing iOS Devices with ReSound LiNX Hearing Aids

By Mandi Chambless Over the past few weeks I have assisted with many a pairing of ReSound LiNX hearing aids to smart devices. It has been amazing to hear the excitement from the patients when they begin streaming to their … Continue reading

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A NAL NL2 and Audiogram+ Showdown!

By Erica Koehler, Au.D. Each hearing instrument manufacturer implements a proprietary fitting rationale as the “first fit”; the philosophy and logic behind each can vary greatly leaving the end user with very different gain settings depending on which brand they … Continue reading

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Tech Tip | Replacing One Hearing Instrument of a Binaural Fit when Connecting only the Replacement Instrument

In Aventa 3.6.1.20, our latest version of fitting software, there is a connection scenario that requires a cabled setup. When an initial binaural fit has occurred, and one of the original instruments is replaced while the other original instrument is … Continue reading

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Setting Up an A/B Comparison Program

By Mandi Chambless, Au.D. When I was dispensing hearing aids in the clinic, I often felt like making adjustments to a patient’s hearing aid was like playing a game of memory.  I would find myself busily making changes to a … Continue reading

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Tech Tip – Verso IIC Hearing Instruments: Features and Connectivity in Aventa 3.5

ReSound offers the Verso 9 and 7 in an IIC model, providing an ultra small, discrete fitting option. This invisible-in-the-canal (IIC) instrument provides superior sound quality and performance, without the need of taking deep impressions. Our Tech Tip this month … Continue reading

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Can My Patient Use a Bluetooth® Stethoscope with Wireless Hearing Aids?

By Jenny Groth Hearing aid wearers who must use stethoscopes in their jobs have long been challenged by how to make them work with their hearing aids. Today, hearing aids and stethoscopes are commercially available that each advertise Bluetooth® capabilities, … Continue reading

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Tech Tip | Aventa 3.5: Switching a Hearing Instrument Fit from One Ear to Another using Airlink

This month’s Tech Tip continues to discuss Aventa 3.5’s connection flow; this time related to moving a hearing instrument assigned to one ear, over to the other. There may be times, when working with Aventa 3.5, that you perform a … Continue reading

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The World’s Smartest Hearing Aid

That’s what the Media is saying about ReSound LiNX, the World’s very first Made for iPhone hearing aid.   Hipplay blogger, Jarred Szabadi, says LiNX “is the greatest device to be showcased at CES2014” and “ReSound is redefining the hearing aid.” … Continue reading

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