Department of Otolaryngology

Hearing Aid Research Lab

Publications

PEER REVIEWED ARTICLES

Valente M, Oeding K (2015) Evaluation of a BICROS system with a directional microphone in the receiver and transmitter. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 26(10):856-871.

Oeding K, Valente M (2015) The effect of a high upper input limiting level on word recognition in noise, sound quality preferences, and subjective ratings of real-world performance. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 26(6):547-562.

Oeding K, Valente M (2013) Sentence recognition in noise and perceived benefit of noise reduction on the receiver and transmitter sides of a BICROS hearing aid. J Am Acad Audiol, 24(10):980-991.

Oeding K, Valente M (2013) The effectiveness of the directional microphone in the Oticon Medical Ponto Pro in participants with unilateral sensorineural hearing loss. J Am Acad Audiol, 24(8):701-713.

Oeding K, Valente M (2013) Differences in sensation level between the Widex SoundTracker and two real-ear analyzers. J Am Acad Audiol, 24(8):660-670.

Valente M (2012) Edited Volume 23(4) of the Journal of the American Academy of Audiology on Case Reports from Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine.

Oeding K, Valente M, Chole R (2012) Challenges in fitting a hearing aid to a severely collapsed ear canal and mixed hearing loss. J Am Acad Audiol, 23(4):276-282.

Putterman D, Valente M (2012) Difference between the default telecoil (t-coil) and the programmed microphone frequency response in behind-the-ear hearing aids. J Am Acad Audiol, 23(5):366-378.

Stachler R, Chandrasekhar C, Archer S, Rosenfeld R, Schwartz S, Barrs D, Brown S, Fife T, Ford P, Ganiats T, Hollingsworth D, Lewandowski C, Montano J, Saunders J, Tucci D, Valente M, Warren B, Yaremchuk K, Robertson P (2012) Clinical practice guideline: sudden hearing loss. Otolaryngol-Head Neck Surg, 146(S1):S1-S35.

Oeding K, Valente M, Kerckhoff J (2010) Effectiveness of the directional microphone in the Baha Divino. J Am Acad Audiol, 21(8):546-557.

Kerckhoff J, Listenberger J, Valente M (2008) Advances in hearing aid technology. Contemporary Issues in Communication Science and Disorders, 35:102-112.

Valente M, Mispagel K (2008) Unaided and aided performance with a directional open-fit hearing aid. Int J Audiol, 47:329-336.

Valente M, Cadieux J, Flowers L, Newman J, Scherer J, Gephart G (2007) Differences in rust in hearing aid batteries across four manufacturers, four battery sizes, and five durations of exposure. J Am Acad Audiol, 18(10):846-862.

Mispagel K, Valente M (2006) Effect of multichannel digital signal processing on loudness comfort, sentence recognition, and sound quality. J Am Acad Audiol, 17(10):681-707.

Valente M, Mispagel K, Tchorz J, Fabry D (2006) Effect of type of noise and loudspeaker array on the performance of omnidirectional and directional microphones. J Am Acad Audiol, 17(6):398-412.

Valente M, Mispagel K, Valente M, Hullar T (2006) Problems and solutions for fitting amplification to patients with Meniere's disease. J Am Acad Audiol, 17(1):6-15.

Valente M (2006) Using evidence-based principles to make clinical decisions. J Am Acad Audiol, 16(10):768-769.

Lewis M, Valente M, Enrietto J, Crandell C (2005) The effect of hearing aids and frequency modulated (FM) technology on results from the communication profile for the hearing impaired. J Am Acad Audiol, 16:250-261.

Lewis M, Crandell C, Valente M, Enrietto J (2004) Speech perception in noise: directional microphones versus frequency modulation (FM) systems. J Am Acad Audiol, 15:426-439.

Kuk F, Potts L, Valente M, Lee L, Piccirillo J (2003) Evidence of acclimatization in persons with severe-to-profound hearing loss. J Am Acad Audiol, 14(2):84-99.

Valente M, Goebel J, Duddy D, Sinks B, Peterein J (2000) Evaluation and treatment of severe hyperacusis. J Am Acad Audiol, 11:295-299.

Valente M, Schuchman G, Potts L, Beck L (2000) Performance of dual-microphone in-the-ear hearing aids. J Am Acad Audiol, 11:181-189.

Valente M, Sweetow R, Potts L, Bingea B (1999) Digital versus analog signal processing: effect of directional microphone. J Am Acad Audiol, 10:133-150.

Valente M, Bentler R, Seewald R, Trine T, Van Vliet D (1998) Guidelines for hearing aid fitting for adults. Am J Audiol, 7:5-13.

Valente M, Fabry D, Potts G, Sandlin R (1998) Comparing the performance of the Widex Senso digital hearing aid with analog hearing aids. J Am Acad Audiol, 9:342-360.

Valente M, Sammeth CA, Potts LG, Wynne MK, Wagner-Escobar M, Caughlin M (1997) Differences in performance between Oticon MultiFocus Compact and ReSound BT2-E hearing aids. J Am Acad Audiol, 8:280-293.

Agnew J, Potts L, Valente M (1997) Sound quality judgments in class A and class D hearing aids. Am J Audiol, 6:33-44.

Valente M, Potts L, Valente M (1997) Differences and intersubject variability of loudness discomfort levels (LDL) measured in sound pressure level and hearing level for TDH-50P and ER-3A earphones. J Am Acad Audiol, 8:59-67.

Valente M, Fabry D, Potts L (1995) Recognition of speech in noise with hearing aids using dual microphones. J Am Acad Audiol, 6:440-449.

Valente M, Peterein J, Goebel J, Neely G (1995) Four cases of acoustic neuromas with normal hearing. J Am Acad Audiol, 6:203-210.

Valente M, Valente M, Potts L, Vass W, Goebel J (1995) Wireless CROS versus transcranial CROS for unilateral hearing loss. Am J Audiol, 4:52-58.

Valente M, Potts L, Valente M, Vass W, Goebel J (1994) Intersubject variability of real-ear sound pressure level: conventional versus insert earphones. J Am Acad Audiol, 5:390-398.

Valente M, Potts L, Valente M, St-George M, Goebel J (1992) High-frequency thresholds: sound suite versus hospital room. J Am Acad Audiol, 3:287-294.

Valente M, Valente M, Goebel J (1992) High-frequency thresholds: circumaural earphone versus insert earphone. J Am Acad Audiol, 3:410-418.

Valente M, Valente M, Goebel J (1991) Reliability and intersubject variability of the real ear unaided response. Ear Hear, 12:216-220.

Valente M, Meister M, Smith P, Goebel J (1990) Intratester test-retest reliability of insertion gain measures. Ear Hear, 11:181-184.

Valente M, Meister M, Valente M (1990) Measured versus average used gain for experienced hearing aid users. J Australian Audiol, 12:55-65.

deJonge R, Valente M (1979) Interpreting ear differences in static compliance measurements. J Speech Hear Disord, 44:209-213.


TEXTBOOKS

Oeding K, Listenberger J, Smith S. (2016). The Audiogram Workbook. (2nd edition) Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.

Valente M, Valente M (2014) Adult Audiology Casebook. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.

Valente M, Sarli C, Valente M, Amlani A, Finnell J, Oeding K, Walden T, Huart S (2011) Student and Clinician Research: Implementation, Initiation, Presentation, and Publication. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.

Valente M, Oeding K (Eds) (2011) Single Sided Deafness. Seminars in Hearing, Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.

Valente M, Fernandez E, Monroe B (2010) Audiology Answers for Otolaryngologists. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.

Valente M, Roeser R, Hosford-Dunn H (Eds) (2007) Audiology: Treatment (Second Edition). Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.

Roeser R, Valente M, Hosford-Dunn H (Eds) (2007) Audiology: Diagnosis (Second Edition). Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.

Hosford-Dunn H, Roeser R, Valente M (Eds) (2007) Audiology: Practice Management (Second Edition). Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.

Valente M (Ed) (2002) Hearing Aids: Standards, Options and Limitations (Second Edition). Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.

Valente M (Ed) (2002) Strategies for Selecting and Verifying Hearing Aid Fittings (Second Edition).Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.

Valente M, Roeser R, Hosford-Dunn H (Eds) (2000) Audiology: Treatment. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.

Roeser R, Valente M, Hosford-Dunn H (Eds) (2000) Audiology: Diagnosis. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.

Hosford-Dunn H, Roeser R, Valente M (Eds) (2000) Audiology: Practice Management. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.

Valente M (Ed) (1996) Hearing Aids: Standards, Options and Limitations. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.

Valente M (Ed) (1994) Strategies for Selecting and Verifying Hearing Aid Fittings. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York.


BOOK CHAPTERS

Mangiore R, Oeding K (2014) An Unconventional Monaural Hearing Aid Fitting. In (Valente M, Valente LM, Eds) Adult Audiology Casebook. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York (in progress).

Oeding K (2014) An Unexpected Case of Otosclerosis. In (Valente M, Valente LM, Eds) Adult Audiology Casebook. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York (in progress).

Oeding K, Mangiore R (2014) Amplification for Mixed Hearing Loss. In (Valente M, Valente LM, Eds) Adult Audiology Casebook. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York (in progress).

Valente M, Valente M (2014) Real Ear Measures were Completed, but…In (Valente M, Valente LM, Eds) Adult Audiology Casebook. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York (in progress).

Valente M, Valente M (2014) When is a Difference in Word Recognition Scores Significant? In (Valente M, Valente LM, Eds) Adult Audiology Casebook. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York (in progress).

Valente M, Valente M, Mangiore R (2014) Effect of Domes Versus Custom Earmolds. In (Valente M, Valente LM, Eds) Adult Audiology Casebook. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York (in progress).

Valente M, Valente M (2014) Hearing Aid Selection and Fitting. In (Katz J, Ed) Handbook of Clinical Audiology (Sixth edition). Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Baltimore (in press).

Valente M (2014) Fitting Options for Adult Patients with Unilateral Hearing Loss. In (Sandlin R., Metz, M eds) The Textbook of Hearing aid Amplification. Cengage Publishers, San Diego, CA.

Ortmann A, Valente M (2013) Recent Advances in Hearing Aids. In (Celesia G, ed) Disorders of Peripheral and Central Auditory Processing. Elsevier, New York, NY pp 333-342.

Valente M (2012) Fitting Options for Adult Patients with Unilateral Hearing Loss. In (Sandlin R, Metz M, Eds) The Textbook of Hearing Aid Amplification. Cengage Publishers, San Diego, CA.

Valente M, Valente M, Czarniak (2012) Evaluating the Evidence on Audiology Interventions. In (Wong, Lena, Hickson L, Eds) Evidence Based Practice in Audiology: Evaluating Interventions for Children and Adults with Hearing Impairment. Plural Publishing, San Diego, pp 23-40.

Valente M (2009) Lessons from the Real World. In Hearing Loss: The Otolaryngologists Guide to Amplification, Plural Publishing, San Diego, pp 231-243.

Valente M, Valente M (2007) Earmold and Shell Options for Hearing Aids. In (Valente M, Hosford-Dunn H, Roeser R, Eds) Audiology: Treatment (Second Edition), Thieme Medical Publishers, New York, pp 214-273.

Valente M, Valente M, Mispagel K (2007) Hearing Aid Selection and Fitting. In (Katz J, Ed) Handbook of Clinical Audiology (Fifth edition). Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Baltimore, pp 707-728.

Valente M (2006) Guideline for Audiologic Management of the Adult Patient. Hearing Care for Adults 2006. Proceedings of the First International Adult Conference. pp 333-340.

Crandell C, Lewis S, Valente M, Enrietto J, Kreisman B, Kriesman V (2004) Functional Health Benefits of Hearing Aid and FM Systems. Proceedings from the Access Conference.

Valente M, Crandell C, Lewis S, Enrietto J (2004) Improving Speech Recognition in Noise: Directional Microphone and FM Systems. Proceedings from the Access Conference.

Valente M, Valente M (2002) Hearing Aid Selection and Fitting. In (Katz J, Ed) Handbook of Clinical Audiology (Fifth edition). Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Baltimore, pp 707-728.

Valente M, Valente M, Enrietto J, Layton K (2002) Earmold and Shell Options for Hearing Aids. In (Valente M, Ed) Hearing Aids: Standards, Options and Limitations (Second Edition), Thieme Medical Publishers, New York, pp 214-273.

Valente M, Valente M, Enrietto J, Layton K (2002) Selecting and Verifying Hearing Aid Fittings for Unilateral Hearing Loss. In (Valente M, Ed) Strategies for Selecting and Verifying Hearing Aid Fittings (Second Edition). Thieme Medical Publishers, New York, pp 253-271.

Goebel J, Valente M, Valente M, Enrietto J, Layton K (2002) Selecting and Verifying Hearing Aid Fittings for Conductive Hearing Loss. In (Valente M, Ed) Strategies for Selecting and Verifying Hearing Aid Fittings (Second Edition). Thieme Medical Publishers. New York, pp 272-286.

Valente M, Valente M (2001) Audiometric Tests. In (Goebel J, Ed) Practical Management of the Dizzy Patient. Lippincott-Raven, Philadelphia, pp. 171-186.

Hosford-Dunn H, Roeser R, Valente M (2000) What is Practice Management? In (Hosford-Dunn H, Roeser R, Valente M, Eds) Audiology: Practice Management. Thieme Medical Publishers, pp. 1-16.

Roeser R, Valente M, Hosford-Dunn H (2000) Diagnostic Procedures in the Profession of Audiology. In (Roeser R, Valente M, Hosford-Dunn H, Eds) Audiology: Diagnosis. Thieme Medical Publishers, pp. 1-18.

Valente M (2000) Use of Microphone Technology to Improve User Performance in Noise. In (Sandlin R, Ed) Hearing Aid Amplification (Second Edition). Singular Press, San Diego, pp. 247-284.

Valente M, Valente M, Potts L, Lybarger E (2000) Earmold and Shell Options. In (Valente M, Hosford-Dunn H, Roeser R, Eds) Audiology: Treatment. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York, pp. 59-104.

Valente M, Potts L, Valente M (1996) Clinical Procedures to Improve User Satisfaction with Hearing Aids. In (Tobin H, Ed) Practical Hearing Aid Selection and Fitting. Baltimore: Department of Rehabilitation Research and Development in the Office of the Department of Veterans Affairs, pp 75-93.

Valente M, Valente M, Potts L (1996) Programmable Hearing Aids. In (Sandlin R, Ed) National Institute for Hearing Instrument Studies. MI, pp 647-698.

Valente M, Valente M, Potts L, Lybarger E (1996) Earmold and Shell Options for Hearing Aids. In (Valente M, Ed) Hearing Aids: Standards, Options and Limitations. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York, pp: 252-326.

Valente M, Valente M, McCauley K, Meister M, Vass W (1994) Selecting and Verifying Hearing Aid Fittings for Unilateral Hearing Loss. In (Valente M, Ed) Strategies for Selecting and Verifying Hearing Aid Fittings. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York, pp: 228-248.

Gates G, Valente M (1994) Selecting and Verifying Hearing Aid Fittings for Conductive Hearing Loss. In (Valente M, Ed) Strategies for Selecting and Verifying Hearing Aid Fittings. Thieme Medical Publishers. New York, pp: 249-266.

Valente M, Skinner MW, Valente M, Potts LG, Jenison G, Coticchia J (1993) Experiences and Comparisons of Several Digital Programmable Hearing Aids. In (Sandlin R, Ed) Digital Hearing Aids: Development and Application. Allyn and Bacon, New York, pp 203-255.


RECENT LECTURES (2009-Present)

Valente M, Oeding K, Brockmeyer A, Smith S. “Differences in performance between manufacturer first-fit and real-ear measures: Preliminary results” at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Audiology, Phoenix, AZ (April, 2016).

Valente M. “Update on the AAA Best Practice Guideline for Fitting Options for Adult Patients with Severe-to-Profound Unilateral Hearing Loss.” Invited speaker for a Featured Session at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Audiology. Orlando, FL (April, 2014)

Valente M. “Fitting Options for Adult Patients with Unilateral Heating Loss”. Invited speaker for the North Carolina Academy of Audiology. Wilmington, NC (Sept 2013).

Valente M. “Real Ear Measures”. Invited speaker for a the First Meeting of the Student Academy of Audiology at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Audiology. Anaheim, CA (April, 2013).

Valente M. “Evidence Based Best Practice Guideline for Treatment Options for Adult Patients with Unilateral Heating Loss”. Invited speaker for a Featured Session at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Audiology. Anaheim, CA (April, 2013).

Valente M. “Evidence Based Best Practice for Selecting, Verifying and Validating Hearing Aid Performance in Adults. JFK Rehabilitation Institute, Edison, NJ (October, 2012).

Valente M. “Thoughts on Verification your Professor May Not Have Taught You. Audiology Online (October, 2012).

Valente M. “The Telecoil: The Lonely Transducer that Can Be a Big Producer” Audiology Online (September, 2012).

Valente M. “Patient Counseling on Amplification” and “Evidence Based Principles in Hearing aid Selection” invited speaker for the Mid-America Hearing Conference, Indianapolis, IN (May, 2012).

Valente M. “Bone Anchored Hearing Aids” invited speaker for Audiology Online (April, 2012).

Valente M. “Bone Anchored Hearing Aids” invited speaker for a half day Learning Laboratory at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Audiology, Boston, MA (March, 2012).

Valente M. “Fitting Issues with Baha.” Oticon Medical Task Force, New Orleans, LA (February, 2012).

Valente M. “Evidence Based Practice and Hearing Aid Fittings,” “Fitting Options for Patients with Unilateral Hearing Loss,” and “Aspects of Verification Your professor May Not Have Mentioned“ invited speaker at the Audiology Academy of Australia, Melbourne, Australia (August, 2011).

Valente M. “Evidence Based Practice and Hearing Aid Fittings” invited Keynote speaker at the Appalachian Spring Conference, Mountain Home, TN (June, 2011).

Valente M. “Fitting Options for Patients with Unilateral Hearing Loss” and “Verifying Hearing Aid Performance Using Coupler and Real Ear Methods” invited speaker at the Canadian Academy of Audiology, Moncton, Canada (April, 2011).

Valente M. “Evidence Based Practice and Hearing Aid Fittings” and “Fitting Options for Adults with Single Sided Deafness” invited speaker for Alabama Speech Language Hearing Association, Birmingham, AL (March, 2011).

Valente M. “Evidence Based Practice and Hearing Aid Fittings” invited speaker at the Ohio Academy of Audiology, Columbus, OH (February, 2011).

Valente M. “Fitting Options for Adults with Single Sided Deafness” invited speaker for Mayo Clinic TeleConference, Rochester, MN (February, 2011).

Oeding K, Valente M, Kerckhoff J. “The Effectiveness of the Directional Microphone in the Baha Divino” at the TL1 National Meeting, St. Louis, MO (May, 2010).

Valente M. “Difficult Hearing Aid Case” invited speaker at the American Academy of Audiology, San Diego, CA (April, 2010).

Valente M. “How to Publish Your Research” invited speaker at the American Academy of Audiology, San Diego, CA (April, 2010).

Oeding K, Valente M, Kerckhoff J. “The Effectiveness of the Directional Microphone in the Baha Divino” at the Student Research Forum at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Audiology, San Diego, CA (April, 2010).

Valente M. “To Review or Not Review, That is the Question” invited speaker at the American Academy of Audiology, San Diego, CA (April, 2010).

Valente M Valente M. “Fitting Options for Patients with Unilateral Hearing Loss” and “Verifying Hearing Aid Performance Using Coupler and Real Ear Methods” invited speaker at the Canadian Academy of Audiology, Vancouver, Canada (March, 2010).

Valente M. “Using Evidence Based Principles to Critically Analyze the Literature,” invited speaker at The John O’Neill Lecture, Champaign, IL (March, 2010).

Valente M. “Using Evidence Based Principles to Critically Analyze the Literature,” “Fitting Options for Patients with Unilateral Hearing Loss,” and “Verifying Hearing Aid Performance Using Coupler and Real Ear Methods” invited speaker at the Columbian Academy of Audiology, Bogota, Columbia (February, 2010).

Valente M. “Using Evidence Based Principles to Critically Analyze the Literature” invited speaker at the Texas Academy of Audiology, Austin, TX (November, 2009).

Valente M. “Using Evidence Based Principles to Critically Analyze the Literature” and “Fitting Options for Patients with Unilateral Hearing Loss” invited speaker for the Professional Seminar Series, Santa Clara, CA (October, 2009).

Valente M. “Using Evidence Based Principles to Critically Analyze the Literature” invited speaker for Audiology Online, (September, 2009).

Valente M. “Verifying Hearing Aid Performance Using Coupler and Real Ear Methods” invited speaker for Jackson Hole Rendezvous, Jackson Hole, WY (June, 2009).

Valente M. “Verifying Hearing Aid Performance Using Coupler and Real Ear Methods” invited speaker for the Northeast Conference of Hearing Health Professions, Mount Laurel, NJ (May, 2009).

Valente M, Oeding K. “LDL’s: Why and How?” at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Audiology, Dallas, TX (April, 2009).

Valente M. “Classroom to Clinic: Creating a Hearing Aid Counseling Tool” at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Audiology, Dallas, TX (April, 2009).

Valente M, Bankaitis, AU. “Integrating Hearing Assistance Technology into Practice” at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Audiology, Dallas, TX (April, 2009).

Valente M, Walden T, Amlani A. “How to Get Your Work Published” at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Audiology, Dallas, TX (April, 2009).

Valente M. “Verifying Hearing Aid Performance Using Coupler and Real Ear Methods” invited speaker for Iowa Academy of Audiology, Des Moines, IA (March, 2009).

Valente M. “Using Evidence Based Principles to Critically Analyze the Literature” invited speaker for Iowa Academy of Audiology, Des Moines, IA (March, 2009).

Valente M, Kerckhoff J, Oeding K. “The Effectiveness of a Directional Microphone in the Baha Divino” at the Annual Meeting of the American Auditory Society, Scottsdale, AZ (March, 2009).

Valente M. “Verifying Hearing Aid Performance Using Coupler and Real Ear Methods” invited speaker for Illinois Academy of Audiology, Chicago, IL (January, 2009).

Valente M. “Fitting Options for Patients with Unilateral Hearing Loss” invited speaker for Illinois Academy of Audiology, Chicago, IL (January, 2009).


POSTERS

Oeding K, Valente M. “Preliminary Results of Directional Microphone Performance of the Oticon Medical Ponto Pro” at the 12th International Conference on Cochlear Implants and Other Implantable Auditory Technologies, Baltimore, MD (May, 2012).

Oeding K, Valente M, Kuk F, Keenan D. “Evaluation of Differences in Sensation Level between Widex SoundTracker and the Frye and Verifit Real-Ear Systems” at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Audiology, St. Louis, MO (March, 2012).

Oeding K, Valente M. “Preliminary Results of Directional Microphone Performance of the Oticon Medical Ponto Pro” at the Annual Meeting of the American Auditory Society, Scottsdale, AZ (March, 2012).

Oeding K, Valente M. “Impact of Noise Reduction in a New BICROS Hearing Aid” at the Annual Meeting of the American Auditory Society, Scottsdale, AZ (March, 2012).

Oeding K, Valente M, Kerckhoff J. “The Effectiveness of the Directional Microphone in the Baha Divino” at the 5th Annual Research Training Symposium and Poster Session at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO (October, 2010).