What is it about?

Values represent what is emphasized or prioritized by a person or system. This work identifies values in the system of best-practice audiology in the United States. We found that subjective benefit, professional duties, and self-efficacy are central to audiology.

Featured Image

Why is it important?

With a comprehensive list of values in audiology, we have built a foundation to compare values in competing hearing healthcare systems. The introduction of new systems like teleaudiology and over-the-counter hearing aids threaten to challenge values in the traditional system. This work facilitates values comparisons between hearing healthcare systems.

Read the Original

This page is a summary of: Core Values in the Traditional Provision of Hearing Health Care, Journal of Speech Language and Hearing Research, February 2023, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA),
DOI: 10.1044/2022_jslhr-22-00540.
You can read the full text:



The following have contributed to this page