The Process of Developing an Internet-Based Support System for Audiologists and First-Time Hearing Aid Clients
2015 (English)In: American Journal of Audiology, ISSN 1059-0889, E-ISSN 1558-9137, Vol. 24, no 3, 320-324 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Background: In audiologic practice, complementary information sources and access to the clinician between appointments improve information retention and facilitate adjustment behaviors. An Internet-based support system is a novel way to support information sharing and clinician access. Purpose: This research forum article describes the process of developing an Internet-based support system for audiologists and their first-time hearing aid clients. Method: The iterative development process, including revisions by 4 research audiologists and 4 clinical audiologists, is described. The final system is exemplified. Conclusion: An Internet-based support system was successfully developed for audiologic practice.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2015. Vol. 24, no 3, 320-324 p.
Applied Psychology Psychology (excluding Applied Psychology)
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-123084DOI: 10.1044/2015_AJA-14-0094ISI: 000364315200013PubMedID: 26649539OAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-123084DiVA: diva2:876451
Funding Agencies|Swedish Council for Wealth, Working Life and Welfare (FORTE) [2009-0055]2015-12-032015-12-032016-02-23Bibliographically approved