Elderly hearing aids how to match? How to maintain the hearing aid?
With the increase of age, hearing will be gradually reduced. In addition to the elderly to grasp the hearing loss and prevention, detection, recovery and treatment of the common sense, the selection of suitable hearing aids for the elderly hearing quality is also very helpful.
Elderly hearing aids how to match?
Hearing loss in the selection of patients wearing hearing aids, we must first go to the hearing aid fitting center for specialized hearing tests and fitting.
The hearing aid is matched according to the degree of hearing loss and the type of hearing loss, and the degree of speech resolution.
Elderly matching hearing aids must consider the operability, first of all to meet the needs of hearing the case, the optional easy to operate hearing aids, the preferred ear and ear hearing aid.
What brand of hearing aid is good for the elderly?
Currently on the market a wide range of hearing aids brand, the main brands are Danish Audi Kang hearing aids, Swiss peak hearing aids, the United States Starck hearing aids. The main function of each brand of hearing aids are similar, each has its own advantages and disadvantages. Mainly depends on the hearing situation, recommended by a professional fitting division.
What kind of hearing aids are used by the elderly?
On the basis of suitable hearing, it is certainly the simpler operation, the better!
Most of the elderly because the hand is not very handy, and are not willing to learn the very complicated things, for them, prefer to use a simple direct hearing aid. Even the volume does not need personal adjustment. Able to take the initiative to volume control, based on the environment to change the hearing aid is the mind of the elderly first.
How to maintain the hearing aid?
Avoid placing in humid or hot place, not exposure, otherwise it will affect the service life.
Hearing aid maintenance, moisture is the key.
Tell the patient to remember that the hearing aid should not be allowed to enter water, wash your face, take a bath, swim, and be sure to remove the hearing aid while it is raining. The moisture-proof method is the same for any hearing aid. Remove the hearing aid each night before going to sleep, and place it in a desiccant container (if used daily, open the battery compartment without removing the battery). When the desiccant color changes need to be done accordingly, if necessary, updated. Do not touch the hearing aid directly with desiccant to prevent it from getting corroded by the damp desiccant.
Do not collide with hard objects, wear the best place to wear sofas and other places, so as not to accidentally fall on the ground.
Proper cleaning can improve the life span and effectiveness of the hearing aid. Hearing aids need to be worn frequently. Human body excretions (such as earwax, ear secretions, etc.) may affect the life of a hearing aid to varying degrees. Therefore, every hearing aid user must clean the hearing aid frequently.
The specific method of hearing aid cleaning as follows: daily after use, with a soft dry cloth hearing aid surface earwax and sweat clean. For custom machines, check that the sound tube is blocked by earwax and that the microphone inlet is blocked by dust. If found, apply a special small brush to clean it. For the back of the hearing aid, such as ear canal acoustic tube was found to be plugged earwax, should be promptly clean, such as ear mold sound tube in a small water droplets, beads will always suck out or dry. For box hearing aids, the earwax should be cleaned of earwax