assistive listening device


Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • assistive listening device — a device for helping people with hearing difficulties. An assistive listening device can be a stand alone device or can work in conjunction with a hearing aid or cochlear implant. Assistive listening devices include induction loop systems,… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • assistive listening device — see environmental hearing aid …   Medical dictionary

  • Telecommunications device for the deaf — Miniprint 425 TDD. The acoustic coupler on the top is for use with telephone handsets. The printer records the conversation. The specific GA and SK keys allow for speedier use of common abbreviations. A telecommunications device for the deaf… …   Wikipedia

  • Hearing aid — Behind the ear aid In the ear aid …   Wikipedia

  • Aural Rehabilitation — is the process of identifying and diagnosing a hearing loss, providing different types of therapies to clients who are hearing impaired, and implementing different amplification devices to aid the client’s hearing abilities. Aural rehab includes… …   Wikipedia

  • Cleveland Hearing & Speech Center — CHSC Logo Cleveland Hearing Speech Center (CHSC) is a non profit (501(c)3) organization based in Cleveland, Ohio specializing in providing hearing services, speech language and learning, and interpreting and advocacy services through its… …   Wikipedia

  • induction loop system — loop system a device for helping people with some types of hearing aid or cochlear implant to hear more effectively in certain situations. Electrical signals from a television, sound system, or microphone are passed through an amplifier to a wire …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • ALD — Abbreviation for adrenoleukodystrophy. * * * adrenoleukodystrophy; alcoholic liver disease; aldehyde dehydrogenase; aldolase; aldosterone; anterior latissimus dorsi; Appraisal of Language Disturbance; approximate lethal dose; assistive listening… …   Medical dictionary

  • ALD — Atomic Layer Deposition (Academic & Science » Electronics) ** Alcoholic Liver Disease (Medical » Physiology) * Allied Capital Corporation (Business » NYSE Symbols) * Assistive Listening Device (Academic & Science » Electronics) * Anoxic Limestone …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • ALD — • adrenoleukodystrophy; • alcoholic liver disease; • aldehyde dehydrogenase; • aldolase; • aldosterone; • anterior latissimus dorsi; • Appraisal of Language Disturbance; • approximate lethal dose; • assistive listening device …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations


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