AUDIOSCIENCE, INC. ANNOUNCES BETA CLINICAL SALES
AUDIOSCIENCE, INC. ANNOUNCES BETA CLINICAL SALES MINNETONKA, Minn., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- AudioScience, Inc.
(NASDAQ: AUDS), with the sale of its first programmable, remote controlled hearing system, today announced inauguration of Beta clinical sales.
The Beta program will be administered through selected dispensing professionals, each of whom will fit a limited number of hearing impaired individuals. All individuals purchasing hearing systems during this clinical study will be monitored in their usage of the systems as will the dispensers who provide the systems. Their experiences will be logged in diaries and these data will be utilized by the company to improve usage of and satisfaction with the systems. Dr. Thomas Powers, vice president of professional services, said that while clinical trials are routinely performed on medical devices to determine safety, efficacy and reliability, this AudioScience Beta program is exceptional in the hearing industry and is expected to usher in a new era of product development and verification for the comfort, convenience and satisfaction of the hearing aid wearer. The AudioScience Hearing System consists of a hearing aid and a dual purpose remote control. For the user, the remote control provides the ability to adjust the hearing aid according to his or her individual listening needs and allows the selection of any of up to ten custom settings. For the dispensing professional, the remote control becomes the programming tool for customizing the hearing system, when a special programming key is inserted. AudioScience, Inc. is a development stage company which has designed and developed, manufactures and markets technologically advanced hearing instrument systems. The AudioScience mission is to be the technology leader in the development of medical devices for audiology, otolaryngology and the hearing health care market. -0- 9/21/92 /CONTACT: Douglas Jensen, president, or James L. Baustert, CFO of AudioScience, 612-936-0200, or fax, 612-936-2270/ (AUDS) CO: AudioScience, Inc. ST: Minnesota IN: MTC SU:
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