tympanometer


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tympanometer

(tĭm′pə-nŏm′ĭ-tər)
n.
An instrument that measures movement of the tympanic membrane at various levels of air pressure, used to assess function of the middle ear.

tym′pa·nom′e·try n.
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You don't have to get a seal with the ear canal with SGAR, as you do with a tympanometer.
They used a Likert scale survey to rate the following tympanometer attributes: appearance, size, safety, durability, capabilities, ergonomics of physical design, ease of use (overall operations, specific control features), screen information layout, LCD screen/monitor, printing, maintenance, software interface, data quality and reliability, and accessories.
In using the Tympanometer, a soft rubber probe is placed on the outside of the child's ear; air is introduced into the ear canal until air pressure is equalized between the middle ear and the outer ear.
The subject of the public contract is the delivery of one piece of a tympanometer with a rotational emission sensor.
I'll continue to carry an insufflator with me, but I'll still have a tympanometer available for an objective exam of middle ear fluid and function when needed.
Validation of a portable tympanometer for use in primary care.
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Clinically certified audiologists used the QT1 Quik Tymp Tympanometer (American Electromedics Corp; Amherst, New Hampshire) to determine the integrity of the tympanic membrane and middle ear/ossicular system.
Some of them may be using a tympanometer, an instrument whose usefulness doesn't seem to validate its expense.
Audiologists used the QT1 Quick Tymp Tympanometer (American Electromedics Corp, Amherst, New Hampshire) to perform the immittance testing.
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Procurement of medical equipment (digital mammography device, device for analgesic effect and calcificates dissolution, ORL set of chairs, dermatological laser, digital EEG device, ECHO screening device, physiotherapy devices, stress test, diagnostic tympanometer, spirometer, contact tonometer and dermatoscope for the needs of PHI Healthcare Center of Skopje.