Acknowledged author Miles E. Peterson wrote Foundations of Audiology comprising 312 pages back in 2007. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0131185683 and 9780131185685. Since then Foundations of Audiology textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $23.03 or rent at the marketplace.
Fundamentals of Audiology is a concise alternative that presents the basic aspects of audiology and audiometry in one streamlined resource. Ideal for practitioners in speech-language pathology, nursing, or other health care professions, this new book provides a review of the audiology profession, the basics of sound, coverage of normal hearing function, and the causes and effects of hearing loss. With over 100 figures, pictures, and graphs, it provides a thorough explanation of audiometry, screening programs, and special procedures for difficult-to-test populations. A separate chapter summarizing rehabilitation and approaches to intervention is also included.