Hearing Aid Signal Processing for Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
Sensorineural Hearing LossHearing Aid Program - Device
18 - 25
All Sexes

Study Summary

This trial will test how well normal-hearing people with and without musical training think recorded music sounds when played back through hearing aids.

Eligible Conditions
  • Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 60 minutes

60 minutes
Effects of Music Training
Sound Quality: Music Feature Activated vs. Deactivated
Sound Quality: Music Feature across Manufacturers

Trial Safety

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

1 Treatment Group

Hearing Aid Signal Processing
1 of 1

Experimental Treatment

60 Total Participants · 1 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Hearing Aid Signal Processing · No Placebo Group · N/A

Hearing Aid Signal Processing
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Hearing Aid Program · Intervention Types: Device

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 60 minutes

Who is running the clinical trial?

Purdue UniversityLead Sponsor
216 Previous Clinical Trials
67,778 Total Patients Enrolled
Joshua AlexanderPrincipal InvestigatorPurdue University

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 25 · All Participants · 1 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Only people who speak English as their first language.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is the cohort for this research project including elderly individuals?

"To participate in this trial, candidates should be between 18 and 25 years of age." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are participants currently being accepted into this research project?

"Clinicaltrials.gov reveals that this medical investigation has resumed its search for volunteers after the initial posting on September 21st 2022, and a recent update on the 30th of September in the same year." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

How many individuals are partaking in this research project?

"That is accurate. Information on clinicaltrials.gov indicates that recruitment for this medical trial, which was originally posted on September 21st 2022, is ongoing. Approximately 60 individuals need to be enrolled from one location." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What qualifications must one possess to participate in this research endeavor?

"This trial seeks 60 members of the 18 to 25 age bracket with a sensorineural hearing disorder. Furthermore, potential participants must possess normal auditory thresholds (not exceeding 20 dB HL except for one ear that can reach up to 25 dB) and have English as their mother tongue." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.