By Gary Jacobson and Devin McCaslin
As the JAAA editors along with our editorial team, we are proud to announce new Fast Track content for JAAA, as of March 2019. We are working diligently to publish ahead of print. We strive for a two-month turnaround on articles from acceptance to digital publication. Thank you for your patience. Plan to see more of these announcements about content updates each month.
- Speech Recognition in Noise in Single-Sided Deaf Cochlear Implant Recipients Using Digital Remote Wireless Microphone Technology
Authors: Wesarg, Thomas; Arndt, Susan; Wiebe, Konstantin; Schmid, Frauke; Huber, Annika; Mulder, Hans E.M.; Laszig, Roland; Aschendorff, Antje; Speck, Iva
- Letter to the Editor: A Response to ‘‘The Mystery of Unexplained Variance—Some Comments on Brenneman et al (2017)’’
Authors: Weihing, Jeffrey; Chermak, Gail; Musiek, Frank
- Effect of Reduced Audibility on Mini-Mental State Examination Scores
Authors: Gaeta, Laura; Azzarello, Jo; Baldwin, Jonathan; Ciro, Carrie A; Hudson, Hudson A; Johnson, Carole E; John, Andrew B
- How do Hearing Aid Owners Acquire Hearing Aid Management Skills?
Authors: Bennett, Rebecca J; Meyer, Carly J; Eikelboom, Robert H
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During the COVID-19 pandemic, the American Academy of Audiology (2020) provided audiologists with guidance regarding the use of telehealth services. In October 2021, the Academy released a position statement titled The Use of Telehealth for the Delivery of Audiological Services. Members can access this statement here. While the COVID-19 pandemic may have expanded telehealth services,…
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) affects approximately five percent of the pediatric population. Up to 50 percent of children with ADHD also exhibit motor control and balance issues in addition to the more commonly seen symptoms of hyperactivity, impulsivity and inattention. Fidgeting, poor motor planning, increased postural sway, and difficulty sitting still may be related…
At the end of September 2022, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released data overviewing rates of death resulting from unintentional falls between the years of 1999–2020 by adults 65 years and older (Garnett et al, 2022). The report showed that death rates have increased, with the largest increase seen by those aged…