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Balance and ABR webinar

Integrating VEMP tuning in the vestibular assessment

The clinical application of VEMP tuning measurement. This is the first of three parts of the webinar “The clinical application of VEMP tuning measurement” presented by Darren M. Whelan, MSc, Clinical and Research Manager (Interacoustics UK) and International Clinical Trainer (Interacoustics Academy). In the third and final part of this webinar, Darren Whelan explores how we can apply VEMP tuning measurements within vestibular diagnostic assessments.

Learning objectives:

  1. Update on VEMP measurement properties.
  2. Explore VEMP tuning application.
  3. Consider the clinical utility of VEMP tuning in vestibular assessment.
June 30, 2020
16 minutes
Balance and ABR webinar

How to perform a VEMP tuning measurement

The clinical application of VEMP tuning measurement. This is the first of three parts of the webinar “The clinical application of VEMP tuning measurement” presented by Darren M. Whelan, MSc, Clinical and Research Manager (Interacoustics UK) and International Clinical Trainer (Interacoustics Academy). In this second part of the webinar, Darren Whelan discusses the practicalities of performing VEMP tuning measurements in the clinical setting, including real time demonstrations of the recordings.

Learning objectives:

  1. Update on VEMP measurement properties.
  2. Explore VEMP tuning application.
  3. Consider the clinical utility of VEMP tuning in vestibular assessment.
June 30, 2020
15 minutes
Balance and ABR webinar

VEMP: Measurement properties and parameters

The clinical application of VEMP tuning measurement. This is the first of three parts of the webinar “The clinical application of VEMP tuning measurement” presented by Darren M. Whelan, MSc, Clinical and Research Manager (Interacoustics UK) and International Clinical Trainer (Interacoustics Academy). In the first part of this webinar, Darren Whelan provides a summary and update on the measurement properties for both cVEMP and oVEMP recordings.

Learning objectives:

  1. Update on VEMP measurement properties.
  2. Explore VEMP tuning application.
  3. Consider the clinical utility of VEMP tuning in vestibular assessment.
June 30, 2020
20 minutes
OAE webinar

How to control noise in OAE measurements

This is the third of three parts of the webinar "OAEs: The Theory of Best Practice" by OAE specialist Dr Peter Bray, Ph.D. Part 3 - How to control noise in OAE measurements. In the third and final section of the webinar, we will explore some of the challenges faced by clinicians during OAE testing and offer some practical solutions for improving the noise in measurements.

Learning objectives:

  1. TEOAE, DPOAE, SFOAE, SOAE. Why so many acronyms? Aren’t we just measuring hair cell activity, and if so which method is best?
  2. Understanding the challenges of DP measurement at high frequencies
  3. Controlling noise in OAE measurements
June 23, 2020
7 minutes
OAE webinar

OAEs: Measuring high frequency DPOAE

This is the second of three parts of the webinar "OAEs: The Theory of Best Practice" by OAE specialist Dr Peter Bray, Ph.D. Part 2 - High frequency OAE measurements. In this video he demonstrates the effect of ear canal size and resonance on the measurement recordings.

Learning objectives:

  1. TEOAE, DPOAE, SFOAE, SOAE. Why so many acronyms? Aren’t we just measuring hair cell activity, and if so which method is best?
  2. Understanding the challenges of DP measurement at high frequencies
  3. Controlling noise in OAE measurements
June 23, 2020
20 minutes
OAE webinar

Understanding the different types of otoacoustic emissions: TEOAE, DPOAE and SFOAE

This is the first of three parts of the webinar "OAEs: The Theory of Best Practice" by OAE specialist Dr Peter Bray, Ph.D. In this section he discusses the different variations of otoacoustic emissions testing and delves into the detail of what exactly each test is measuring.

Learning objectives:

  1. TEOAE, DPOAE, SFOAE, SOAE. Why so many acronyms? Aren’t we just measuring hair cell activity, and if so which method is best?
  2. Understanding the challenges of DP measurement at high frequencies
  3. Controlling noise in OAE measurements
June 23, 2020
25 minutes
Audiometry webinar

Speech Intelligibility

The Interacoustics Academy welcomed Torben Poulsen, Professor Emeritus, from the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Technical University of Denmark to deliver a lecture on the topic of speech intelligibility. This presentation covers the principle of speech intelligibility, explores different speech materials and methods of assessment, and provides examples of word lists, sentence lists, and a matrix sentence test.

June 15, 2020
25 minutes
Tympanometry webinar

Wideband absorbance in the clinical evaluation of middle ear disorders

With many clinical examples, Dr. Aithal explains how wideband absorbance is used in the clinical evaluation of middle ear disorders

Learning Objectives:
1. Understand the principles and benefits of wideband tympanometry and absorbance
2. Explore the clinical application of wideband tympanometry and absorbance
3. Review case studies of various middle ear pathologies

June 15, 2020
53 minutes
Audiometry webinar

Calibration of an audiometer

The Interacoustics Academy welcomed Torben Poulsen, Professor Emeritus, from the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Technical University of Denmark to deliver a talk on the calibration of audiometers. This presentation introduces the ISO family of standards for calibration and discusses the calibration procedure, including an example.

June 8, 2020
19 minutes
Audiometry webinar

Auditory Filters

The Interacoustics Academy welcomed Torben Poulsen, Professor Emeritus, from the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Technical University of Denmark to present a lecture on the concept of auditory filters. During this talk, Prof. Poulsen presents a model of frequency selectivity and discusses the bandwidth of auditory filters, with a listening demonstration and examples of male and female speech. You will also learn about the implication of hearing loss when considering the concept of auditory filters.

June 1, 2020
19 minutes
Audiometry webinar

Masking

The Interacoustics Academy welcomed Torben Poulsen, Professor Emeritus, from the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Technical University of Denmark to discuss auditory masking. In this presentation, you will learn about the upward spread of masking, the motion of the basilar membrane within the cochlea, the differences between complete and partial masking, and temporal aspects such as forward and backward masking.

May 25, 2020
33 minutes
Audiometry webinar

Loudness

The Interacoustics Academy welcomed Torben Poulsen, Professor Emeritus, from the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Technical University of Denmark, to deliver a presentation on the topic of loudness.

May 18, 2020
34 minutes
Balance and ABR webinar

Electrocochleography: Current and emerging applications

In this webinar, Professor John A. Ferraro, Ph.D, of the University of Kansas Medical Center, takes us through current and emerging applications of electrocochleography.

1. Gain an understanding of the anatomical and physiological bases related to recording the stimulus-related potentials of the cochlea and hearing nerve in humans i.e., Electrocochleography (ECochG)

2. Learn the approach for performing ECochG non-invasively using an electrode on the lateral surface of tympanic membrane (including instruction on electrode placement, and selection of stimulus and recording parameters)

3. Learn how to interpret an electrocochleogram and its morphology markers

4. Become familiar with the various clinical applications of ECochG, including those beyond its use in helping to diagnose Meniere’s disease/endolymphatic hydrops.

May 11, 2020
81 minutes
Audiometry webinar

An Introduction to Audiometry

The Interacoustics Academy welcomed Torben Poulsen, Professor Emeritus, from the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Technical University of Denmark, to provide an introduction to pure tone audiometry.

May 11, 2020
29 minutes
Balance webinar

The Use of Saccadometry in Clinical Practice

Dr. Glen Zielinski DC, DACNB, FACN - Chiropractic Physician and Board Certified Functional Neurologist, explains the use and purpose of saccadometry in clinical practice. Learning Objectives: -The participant will become familiar with the structure, function, and neurophysiology of the saccadic and antisaccadic systems -Participants will become familiar with pathologies of these systems from a differential diagnostic perspective -Participants will be introduced to rehabilitation of the saccadic system in traumatic brain injury, vertiginous disorders, and neurodegenerative diseases.

March 27, 2020
63 minutes
ABR webinar

Rayleigh Medal Lecture 2019: Assessment of auditory function based on research and engineering, by Claus Elberling

Claus Elberling, Dr. Med.Sc, sums up some of his important research into the physiology and function of the human inner ear, the cochlea. Claus Elberling, Dr. Med.Sc, was awarded the Rayleigh medal by the UK-based Institute of Acoustics for his long-term contribution to acoustics. The award ceremony took place at Hotel Vejlefjord during the annual meeting of the Danish Technical Audiological Society (DTAS) on September 27th. 2019. The Rayleigh Medal is handed out annually by the Institute of Acoustics. It is the Institute of Acoustics' premier award and it has many prominent past recipients.

March 12, 2020
49 minutes
ABR webinar

Frequency Following Response: An overview - Part 2

In this recorded webinar, International clinical trainer at Interacoustics Academy, Michael Maslin, MSc., Phd. provides an overview of the frequency following response.

This webinar is split into two parts:

In Part 2, Michael Maslin goes into the measurement, analysis and interpretation of FFR as well as clinical and research applications.

February 26, 2020
24 minutes
ABR webinar

Frequency Following Response: An overview - Part 1

In this recorded webinar, International clinical trainer at Interacoustics Academy, Michael Maslin, MSc., Phd. provides an overview of the frequency following response.

This webinar is split into two parts:

Part 1 primarily deals with a discussion of the principles underlying the FFR and the putative physiological mechanisms.

February 26, 2020
34 minutes
ABR webinar

eABR - The measurement of the ABR using an electrical stimulus to support the programming of cochlear implants

1. Review the different measures used for programming cochlear implants

2. Understand the role and clinical utility of eABR in cochlear-implant programming

3. Learn how to perform eABR using the Eclipse

February 20, 2020
37 minutes
Hearing aid fitting webinar

Challenging Hearing Amplification - Improving hearing aid fitting in complicated cases

1. Explore the presentation of individuals with complicated hearing losses

2. Consider how to assess and evaluate clients with challenging audiological profiles

3. Understand how to optimise technology to improve the fitting of hearing aids

January 27, 2020
48 minutes
OAE webinar

OAE measurements: Technical insights with practical outcomes

1. What advantages does weighted averaging bring to OAE measurements

2. DPOAE: the statistics of certainty, how it works and what are the benefits

3. DPOAE fine structure: what is it, and how does it influence our measurements in practice

October 3, 2019
51 minutes
Hearing aid fitting webinar

Using REM to verify hearing aid features

Clinical Product Manager within hearing aid fitting at Interacoustics, Dennis Mistry, BSc, talks about using REM and VSPM to demonstrate and verify advanced hearing aid features.

July 2, 2019
35 minutes
Balance webinar

What do we really know about Menieres Disease?

1. Obtain an overview of Meniere’s disease and evolution in the theories of pathophysiology

2. Explore the diagnostic testing in suspected Meniere’s disease and the integration of test findings

3. Consider mimic pathologies and the challenge in considerations of symptom management

April 24, 2019
52 minutes
Balance webinar

Diagnostic & functional evaluation of vestibular deficits in the concussed

Shelly Massingale, MPT, Senior Director of Banner Concussion Services in Arizona and Colorado, talks about diagnostic and functional evaluation of vestibular deficits in the concussed patient.

March 8, 2019
65 minutes
ABR webinar

Eclipse ASSR produces fast, accurate threshold measurements on pediatric patients

Learning Objectives:
1. Review basic principles of ASSR
2. Discuss clinical need for pediatric threshold measurements and failure of previous ASSR techniques
3. List the features that distinguish Eclipse from traditional ASSR
4. Understand the clinical data (test times and ABR correlations) that validate clinical use of Eclipse ASSR

February 7, 2019
66 minutes
Audiometry webinar

Tests beyond the audiogram which can influence hearing aid feature selection

Understand the role of functional tests of hearing in influencing hearing aid features: TEN, Speech in noise testing (SIN SIQ), ANL.

December 13, 2018
49 minutes
Balance webinar

Integrating diagnostic and functional tests of dizziness and imbalance

Describe the relevance of eye, head, and body movement assessment in the dizzy / imbalanced patient. Discuss how to integrate assessment findings with measured functional changes. Explore how functional findings in the patient assessment can be used to form an individualised treatment plan.

December 5, 2018
60 minutes
OAE webinar

oVEMP - An introduction

This webinars ntended learning outcomes are to understand the principles and origins of the oVEMP test, to understand how to perform an oVEMP measurement and to explore the clinical applications of the oVEMP test.

November 7, 2018
52 minutes
OAE webinar

Diagnostic OAEs: Patients, protocols and analysis

This webinars intended learning outcomes is to identify the appropriate settings to create diagnostic DPOAE test protocol, analyze and categorize diagnostic OAE test results into one of three categories and list the patient groups that would benefit from diagnostic OAE testing.

November 1, 2018
60 minutes
A screenshot of Gaze Test without fixation webinar by Interacoustics Academy
Balance webinar

Gaze Test without fixation

This webinars intended learning outcomes is to determine the optimal way to perform gaze, spontaneous nystagmus, and static position tests, to identify different types of nystagmus and their clinical significance and differentiate between central and non-central types of nystagmus.

Sept 28, 2018
68 minutes
A screenshot of Threshold ABR an introduction webinar by Interacoustics Academy
ABR webinar

Threshold ABR: An introduction

This webinars intended learning outcomes is to explain the principles and origins of the ABR. To know how to prepare the patient and perform a ABR measurement and to develop an understanding of how to interpret an ABR recording.

May 17, 2018
56 minutes
Acoustics webinar

Acoustics and calibration for audiologists: An overview - Part 1

This webinars intended learning outcomes is to gain an appreciation of the calibration process relating to audiometers. To develop an understanding of applied acoustics for audiologists (i.e. how to measure pure tone signals, masking signals) and to have knowledge of transducer types and adjustments necessary for different populations (e.g. adults/paediatrics) will be provided.

April 19, 2018
37 minutes
Acoustics webinar

Acoustics and calibration for audiologists: An overview - Part 2

This webinars intended learning outcomes is to gain an appreciation of the calibration process, tympanometers, and AEP/OAE instruments. To develop an understanding of applied acoustics for audiologists (i.e. advanced signals for AEP/OAEs) and to have knowledge of transducer types and adjustments necessary for different populations (e.g. adults/paediatrics) will be provided.

April 19, 2018
29 minutes
Balance webinar

The role of vestibular diagnostic tests in the management of dizzy patients

  1. Describe vestibular diagnostic testing related to site of vestibular lesion.
  2. Discuss how peripheral vestibular pathology and lesions can present with different identities.
  3. Explore the considerations of vestibular lesion identity and the management of subsequent dizziness.
March 26, 2018
62 minutes
Balance webinar

Revisiting lateral canal canalithiasis theory and hypothesis for atypical presentations

  1. Discuss the mechanism for lateral canal BPPV.
  2. Present a mathematical model which could explain atypical presentation of lateral canalithiasis.
March 5, 2018
8 minutes
Balance webinar

Gaze stability during fixation

  1. To determine the optimal way to perform gaze, spontaneous nystagmus, and static position tests.
  2. To identify different types of nystagmus and their clinical significance.
  3. To differentiate between central and non-central types of nystagmus.
February 19, 2018
58 minutes
Pressurized Otoacoustic Emissions – an introduction
Tympanometry webinar

WBT - Clinical interpretation in infants and children

  1. Describe normal ranges for wideband tympanometry.
  2. Discuss interpretation of wideband tympanometry in infants and children.
  3. Compare wideband tympanometry with other test results for diagnosis of middle ear and cochlear function.
February 1, 2018
51 minutes
Pressurized Otoacoustic Emissions – an introduction
OAE webinar

Pressurized OAE: An introduction

This webinars intended learning outcomes is to unnderstand mechanisms and limitations of OAEs. Understand benefit of measuring OAEs at peak pressureand to demonstrate measurement and comparison against non-pressurized OAEs.

December 22, 2017
41 minutes
Tympanometry webinar

WAI Outcome with Different Middle Ear Pathologies

  1. Explain Wideband Acoustic Immittance (WAI) and its similarities and differences to conventional tympanometry.
  2. Analyze WAI patterns in normal and different middle ear pathologies.
  3. Differentiate WAI patterns between different age groups and different middle ear pathologies.
  4. Define absorbance, reflectance, and transmittance.
  5. Compare WAI to tympanometric outcomes in normal and different middle ear pathologies.
  6. Understand the pros and cons of WAI in assessment of middle ear function.
  7. Identify the limitation of middle ear analysis techniques and identify areas for future research direction.
December 8, 2017
72 minutes
Balance webinar

The relevance of ocular motor testing in the modern balance clinic

  1. Describe the anatomy and reflexes in eye movements.
  2. Discuss how to perform and measure the ocular motor examination.
  3. Describe normal and abnormal ocular movements and clinical importan.
December 8, 2017
29 minutes
Balance webinar

Virtual SVV - An introduction

  1. Describe the principles of the SVV and its application in vestibular function testing.
  2. Explain how to measure SVV; a practical demonstration.
  3. Discuss the interpretation of SVV results for common peripheral vestibular abnormalities.
December 8, 2017
29 minutes
A screenshot of the P300 - An introduction: Part 1 webinar by Interacoustics Academy
ABR webinar

P300: An introduction - Part 1

This webinars intended learning outcomes is to explore the basic principles of the P300 event-related potential and to discuss the relationship between P300 and N1-P2 and MMN waveforms.

June 27, 2017
28 minutes
A screenshot of the P300: An introduction - Part 2 webinar by Interacoustics Academy
ABR webinar

P300: An introduction - Part 2

This webinars intended learning outcomes is to discuss key considerations for stimulation and recording the P300 and to provide a discussion of the potential clinical applications for P300.

June 27, 2017
32 minutes
Audiometry webinar

Advanced tests - Part 1

  1. To provide an understanding of the clinical utility of high frequency audiometry, and the TEN test.
  2. To provide an understanding of the clinical considerations, test procedures, analysis and interpretation of results.
June 27, 2017
31 minutes
Audiometry webinar

Advanced tests - Part 2

  1. To provide an understanding of the clinical utility of Stenger test, SISI and Tone decay.
  2. To provide an understanding of the clinical considerations, test procedures, analysis and interpretation of results.
June 27, 2017
28 minutes
A screenshot of the cVEMP - An introduction webinar by Interacoustics Academy
ABR webinar

cVEMP: An introduction

This webinars intended learning outcomes is to understand the principles and origins of the cVEMP test. To know how to perform a cVEMP measurement and to explore the clinical applications of the cVEMP test.

June 6, 2017
55 minutes
Balance webinar

Rotatory Chair: Part 1 - An introduction

  1. To understand the principles of rotatory chair testing.
  2. To explore the clinical applications of rotatory chair and how it fits into the vestibular test battery.
June 6, 2017
22 minutes
Balance webinar

Rotatory Chair: Part 2 - An introduction

  1. To understand the principles of Sinusoidal Harmonic Acceleration.
  2. To know how to perform a rotatory chair assessment.
June 6, 2017
28 minutes
Balance webinar

Rotatory Chair: Part 3 - An introduction

  1. To understand the principles of the Step Test and VOR Cancellation.
  2. To know how to perform a rotatory chair assessment.
June 6, 2017
16 minutes
Balance webinar

Canaliths disorders and mechanical assistance

  1. Understand the pathophysiology of BPPV.
  2. Understand the diagnositc teqchiques for BPPV.
  3. Demostrate the treatment options for BPPV and how the TRV can improve the diagnosis and treatment of the condition.
June 6, 2017
25 minutes
Balance webinar

Gain calculation methods in vHIT

  1. This webinar discusses the different methods of measuring VOR gain in vHIT systems and the benefits of using the gold standard instantaneous gain method.
March 29, 2017
71 minutes
Findings, benefits and recommendations for the CE-Chirp® ABR (by Inga Ferm)
ABR webinar

Findings, benefits and recommendations with CE-Chirp®

A brief overview of the CE-Chirp® concept and discussing recent clinical findings for test time and ABR response sizes. by Inga Ferm

September 1, 2016
35 minutes
A screenshot of Masking the ABR part 1 webinar by Interacoustics Academy
ABR webinar

Masking ABR: Part 1

This webinars intended learning outcomes is to explain the need for masking based on mechanisms of cross-hearing and interaural attenuation.

August 7, 2016
26 minutes
Masking the ABR - part 2 - Introduction to general masking concept
ABR webinar

Masking ABR: Part 2

This webinars intended learning outcomes is to learn how to apply masking procedures to ABR and other types of evoked potentials.

August 8, 2016
38 minutes
Mismatch Negativity (MMN) and its Clinical Applications
ABR webinar

Mismatch Negativity and its clinical applications

Basic principles, demonstration and clinical applications of the MMN.

April 18, 2016
62 minutes
A screenshot of the Introduction to ASSR webinar by Interacoustics Academy
ABR webinar

ASSR : An introduction

Intended learning outcomes

Hearing threshold estimation using the auditory steady state response.

February 8, 2015
45 minutes
Balance webinar

Advanced caloric testing and analysis

This webinar covers a brief introduction and a discussion on the clinical considerations and techniques for performing the analysis of the caloric test.

February 8, 2016
50 minutes
Balance webinar

Multi-frequency vestibular testing with rotary chair and vHIT

This webinar explores how the combination of caloric, vHIT and rotational chair testing provides a multi-frequency assessment of the lateral semi-circular canal and can assist the clinician in diagnosing and treating vestibular disorders.

January 12, 2016
26 minutes
Tympanometry webinar

Acoustic reflexes - An introduction

What are acoustic reflexes? How are they measured? And what can it be used for diagnostically?

November 30, 2015
30 minutes
Hearing aid fitting webinar

VSPM - Benefits and case studies

Why should you as a clinician perform VSPM? Benefits and case studies are discussed.

November 3, 2015
31 minutes
Balance webinar

vHIT interpretation

This webinar provides an introduction on how to interpret the results of the video head impulse test. It focuses on three core areas: quality, slow phase eye movements and fast phase eye movements.

October 26, 2015
32 minutes
ABR webinar

Electrocochleography

Complete procedure, case examples and normative data including area ratio.

October 9, 2015
18 minutes
A screenshot of the hearing threshold estimation in adults webinar by Interacoustics Academy
ABR webinar

Hearing threshold estimation in adults using ALR

How can Auditory Late Response be used for threshold measurements in adults? What are its benefits over standard ABR? This webinar contains an extensive demonstration of this ALR application.

June 26, 2015
65 minutes
Balance webinar

vHIT - Assessing all 6 semi-circular canals

This webinar provides a theoretical introduction to video head impulse testing and practical advice on how to obtain good quality vHIT data.

June 11, 2015
48 minutes
ABR: How to use the residual noise and Fmp graph
ABR webinar

ABR : How to use the residual noise and Fmp graph?

What is residual noise and what is Fmp? Their use is explained for best practice in ABR measurements.

May 26, 2015
38 minutes
Hearing aid fitting webinar

RECD - An introduction

Performing Real Ear to Coupler Difference Measurements.

April 9, 2015
46 minutes
Hearing aid fitting webinar

How to perform real ear measurements on CallistoTM

It is shown how a REM measurement is run clinically and what considerations clinicians must take into account before performing REM. There is special attention to methods of assuring accurate probe tube placement.

March 9, 2015
39 minutes
Tympanometry webinar

Tympanograms - An introduction

It gets explained firstly how a tympanogram is measured, secondly how to make an interpretation with quantitative analysis and with Jerger’s classification and lastly how tympanograms can relate to middle ear pathologies.

March 9, 2015
33 minutes
Otoacoustic Emissions – an introduction
OAE webinar

OAE: An introduction

In this webinar it is explained how the ear can produce sound (OAE), how this can be measured with the TEOAE and DPOAE methods and what the clinical value of such measurement is.

January 19, 2015
30 minutes
Balance webinar

vHIT - Pediatric population by Sharon L. Cushing

Sharon L. Cushing from Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children talks about vestibular evaluations specific to the pediatric population.

August 18, 2014
48 minutes
Tympanometry webinar

WBT - Theory and benefits

Explaining the benefits of using wideband tympanometry with use of the Titan.

July 4, 2014
34 minutes
Tympanometry webinar

WBT - Research license

In this webinar the WBT research license is explained as well as how Excel can be used for the first analysis of the automatically exported Wideband Tympanometry measurements.

June 27, 2014
34 minutes