NCHCS

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NCHCSNorthern California Health Care System
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Human Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory, VA NCHCS, Martinez, California, 2004).
Abbreviations: ANOVA = analysis of variance, CV = consonantvowel, FFT = fast Fourier transformation, HA = hearing aid, HAPI = Hearing Aid Performance Inventory (questionnaire), HL = hearing level, ITC = in-the-canal, LA = linear amplification, MMSE = Mini-Mental State Examination, NAL-R = National Acoustic Laboratory-Revised, NCHCS = Northern California Health Care System, NST = nonsense syllable test, PC = personal computer, PHAB = Profile of Hearing Aid Benefit (questionnaire), SNR = signal-to-noise ratio, SPL = sound pressure level, VA = Department of Veterans Affairs, VC = vowel-consonant, WDRMCC = wide dynamic range multichannel compression.
We would like to thank the VA NCHCS Audiology Service for assistance in recruiting subjects and for the use of its facilities for HA fitting.