Reference List

Here are the references which are quoted in the section "Hearing Aid Fitting":

Bench, J., Kowal, A., & Bamford, J. M. (1979). The BKB (Bamford-Kowal-Bench) sentence lists for partially-hearing children. British Journal of Audiology, 13, 108-112.

Brand, T. & Hohmann, V. (2002). An adaptive procedure for categorical loudness scaling. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 112, 1597-1604.

Bosman, A. J. & Smoorenburg, G. F. (1995). Intelligibility of Dutch CVC syllables and sentences for listeners with normal hearing and with three types of hearing impairment. Audiology, 34, 260-284.

Byrne, D., Dillon, H., Ching, T., Katsch, R., & Keidser, G. (2001). The NAL-NL1 procedure for fitting non-linear hearing aids: characteristics and comparisons with other procedures. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 12, 37-51.

Cornelisse, L. E., Seewald, R. C., & Jamieson, D. G. (1995). The input/output formula: A theoretical approach to the fitting of personal amplification devices. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 97, 1854-1864.

Cox RM., Alexander GC. and Beyer CM. (2003) “Norms for the International Outcome Inventory for Hearing Aids” Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 14(8): 403-413, (2003).

Gatehouse, S. (1999). Glasgow Hearing Aid Benefit Profile: Derivation and validation of a client-centered outcome measure for hearing-aid services. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 10, 80-103.

HearCom deliverable D-6-1 : Report on the analysis and evaluation of current fitting procedures used trougout Europe (Public, download as PDF-File)

HearCom deliverable D-6-2 : Feasibility of a more unified approach to hearing aid fitting and rehabilitation: views of professional end-users in Germany, the Netherlands, and the UK (Public, download as PDF-File)

HearCom deliverable D-11-1 : Requirements specifications for screening and diagnostic tests (Confidential, no download possible)

HearCom deliverable D-12-1 : Requirements research and initial proposals for the Internet rehabilitation service (Confidential, no download possible)

Kollmeier, B. & Wesselkamp, M. (1997). Development and evaluation of a German sentence test for objective and subjective speech intelligibility assessment. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 102, 2412-2421.

McCandless, G. & Lyregaard, P. E. (1963). Prescription of gain/output (POGO) for hearing aids. Hearing Instruments, 35, 16-21.

Moore, B, C. J., Huss, M., Vickers, D. A., Glasberg, D. R., & Alcantara, J. L. (2000) A test for the diagnosis of dead regions in the cochlea. British Journal of Audiology, 34, 205-224.

Nilsson, M. S. S. D. & Sullivan, J. (1994). Development of the Hearing in Noise Test for the measurement of speech reception thresholds in quiet and noise. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 95, 1085-1099.

Pelz, C. (2002). "Dokumentation, Reflexion und marktorientierte Anwendung des Tools 'Focusgroup Illustration Maps' zur Analyse und graphischen Präsentation von Fokusgruppendiskussionen: Dargestellt am Beispiel einer qualitativen Marktstudie für die Firma Sennheiser", unpublished diploma thesis, Universität Oldenburg.

Pelz, C. and Schmitt A. (2004). "Knowledge Mapping als Methode zur Auswertung und Ergebnispräsentation von Fokusgruppen in der Markt- und Evaluationsforschung." Forum Qualitative Sozialforschung Qualitative Markt-, Medien- und Meinungsforschung (Volume 5, No. 2).

Plomp, R. & Mimpen, A. M. (1979). Improving the reliability of testing the speech reception threshold for sentences. Audiology, 18, 43-52.

Pumplin, J. (1985). Low-noise noise. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 78, 100-104.

Sanderson D, Chaplin S, Pitchford H, James P, Fransman D. (2003). Developing the role of the Audiology Assistant. BSA News 38, April 2003.

Schwartz, D., Lyregaard, P. E., & Lundh, P. (1988). Hearing aid selection for severe/profound hearing losses. Hearing Journal, 41, 13-17.

Versfeld, N. J., Daalder, L., Festen, J. M., & Houtgast, T. (2000). Method for the selection of sentence materials for efficient measurement of the speech reception threshold. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 107, 1671-1684.

Wagener, K., Kuhnel, V., & Kollmeier, B. (1999). Entwicklung und Evaluation eines Satztests für die deutsche Sprache I: Design des Oldenburger Satztests. Zeitschrift für Audiologie, 1, 4-15.