Predicting directional hearing aid benefit for individual listeners.

@article{Ricketts2000PredictingDH,
  title={Predicting directional hearing aid benefit for individual listeners.},
  author={Todd A. Ricketts and H Gustav Mueller},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Audiology},
  year={2000},
  volume={11 10},
  pages={
          561-9; quiz 575
        }
}
The fitting of directional microphone hearing aids is becoming increasingly more routine, and this fitting option has proven to be a successful method to improve speech intelligibility in many noisy listening environments. Data suggest, however, that some hearing-impaired listeners receive significantly more directional benefit than others. It is of interest, therefore, to determine if directional benefit is predictable from identifiable audiologic factors. In this report, we examined whether… 

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