This paper presents a study investigating the relationship between tympanometry measures of the middle ear and Distortion Product Otoacoustic Emissions (DPOAE) screening, suggesting that using a combination of the two methods in pediatricians’ offices would result in fewer inappropriate referrals for comprehensive hearing evaluations.
Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine
Hearing Disorders -- diagnosis -- infant; Hearing Disorders -- diagnosis -- child; Hearing Disorders - diagnosis -- adolescent; Hearing Tests; Acoustic Impedance Tests
Popelka, Gerald; Clark, William W.
Knox, Erika Nicole, "The comparison of tympanometric results to distortion product otoacoustic emissions" (2004). Independent Studies and Capstones. Paper 106. Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine.