Articles by Suzanne H. Kimball

Making earmold impressions at home: How well can untrained consumers do it?

Kimball, Suzanne H.

The Hearing Journal. 61(4):26,28,30, April 2008.

In the second of her three-part series on purchasing hearing aids online without help from a hearing professional, the author reports on a study comparing ear impressions made by untrained consumers with those made by a team of audiologists and AuD students.

Inquiry into online hearing test raises doubts about its validity

Kimball, Suzanne H.

The Hearing Journal. 61(3):38-46, March 2008.

In the first of a three-part series on a study of hearing aids purchased online without the involvement of a hearing professional, the author compares the results of an online hearing test with those obtained in a hearing test suite.