Project ID: 1055

DescriptionWe would like to know how well commercial hearing aids perform in situations that you may often experience. Many hard-of-hearing people complain about their hearing aids in noisy or reverberant places, for example in a restaurant, a car or kitchen. However, manufacturers rarely try out their products in such daily environments, typically using artificial sounds in laboratory settings. Hence, it is difficult to know which hearing aid works best in different real life situations. I
TopicsMedical and Health
TypeExternal research (U3A as research subjects)
U3AMembers of London U3As
Organization/partnerUniversity College London - Dept of Speech, Hearing & Phonetic Sciences
Year started2022
Source of referenceRequest from researcher