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All the IEC standards,
except for TR 63079, are also available as BS ENs. The TR is
available as PD IEC TR 63079.
Electroacoustics - Hearing aids - Part 0: Measurement of the performance characteristics of hearing aids
IEC 60118-4:2014+AMD1:2017 CSV
Electroacoustics - Hearing aids - Part 4: Induction-loop systems for hearing aid purposes - System performance requirements
Electroacoustics - Audio-frequency induction loop systems for assisted hearing - Part 1: Methods of measuring and specifying the performance of system components
Electroacoustics - Audio-frequency induction loop systems for assisted hearing - Part 2: Methods of calculating and measuring the low-frequency magnetic field emissions from the loop for assessing conformity with guidelines on limits for human exposure
Code of practice for hearing-loop systems (HLS)
Wireless Microphones; Audio PMSE up to 3 GHz; Part 4: Assistive Listening Devices including personal sound amplifiers and inductive systems up to 3 GHz; Harmonised Standard covering the essential requirements of article 3.2 of Directive 2014/53/EU
IHLMA recognises a concern expressed by some medical professionals of a potential for interface with cardiac pacemakers from the magnetic fields that exist in very close proximity to the wiring of a neck loop...
A neck loop is a personal induction loop about 230 mm in diameter, intended to be used with a static or hand-held source of audio signals and transmit them magnetically to the user's one or two hearing aids equipped with telecoils....