Q. How does the GSI AMTAS Flex fit in with my current practice?
A. AMTAS Flex can be utilized for a variety of testing scenarios. For example, it can be used for walk-in patients, community outreach events, pre-screening for open houses, testing third parties, and annual evaluations.
Q. Which tests does AMTAS Flex perform?
A. AMTAS Flex obtains air conduction thresholds at from 250 - 8000 Hz. Air conduction screening at 500 Hz, 1 kHz, 2 kHz, and 4 kHz may also be performed.
Q. What equipment do I need to use AMTAS Flex?
A. AMTAS Flex requires the use of a Windows tablet computer and calibrated headphones.
Q. If AMTAS Flex is not performed in a sound booth, how can I ensure the background noise did not interfere with the results?
A. AMTAS Flex should be performed in a quiet environment like an exam room or office space that is away from high traffic areas. The AMTAS Flex utilizes circumaural headphones that help reduce ambient noise. In addition, AMTAS Flex includes a room noise monitor system that evaluates the environment during a test to determine whether or not the results have been affected by background noise and distractions.