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Hearing aid services  
Abstract:  Explains the anatomy of a hearing aid and describes conventional, programmable, and digital hearing aids. Describes evaluations used to determine need, selection, and fitting. Also discusses insurance coverage, 30-day trial period, and fitting visit schedule. Provides resource list.
Author: Audiology Clinic/Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 1998, March 1, 2008
UWMC Availability:  Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Center; Audiology Clinic/Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
General Topics:  Medical Equipment & Supplies; Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Hearing Aids; Community Resources
Language(s):  English; Russian; Spanish
Audience:  Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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