Resource | 16.06.2023 | By Imran Mulla

6.5. Soundfield systems

This section is still under development.

The following useful resources have been added in the meantime, which you may find useful:

Rationale and use of sound field systems: An update by Carol Flexer


Journal articles

The Use of Sound-Field Amplification Devices in Different Types of Classrooms
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, October 2011, Vol. 42, 395–407. doi:10.1044/0161-1461(2011/09-0080)
Speech Perception by Students With Cochlear Implants Using Sound-Field Systems in Classrooms
American Journal of Audiology, June 2004, Vol. 13, 62–72. doi:10.1044/1059-0889(2004/009)


The Impact of Sound-Field Systems on Learning and Attention in Elementary School Classrooms
Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, August 2012, Vol. 55, 1163–1176. doi:10.1044/1092-4388(2011/11-0026)
Preschool Teachers’ Perception and Use of Hearing Assistive Technology in Educational Settings
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, July 2013, Vol. 44, 239–251. doi:10.1044/0161-1461(2013/12-0038)


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6.6 Test box measures

6.7 Other hearing technologies

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6.1 Hearing aids

6.2 Bone conduction hearing devices (BCHD)

6.3 Cochlear implants

6.4 Assistive Listening Technology (ALT) – radio aids and proprietary remote microphone systems

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