Higher Education

Acoustic Immittance Measures in Clinical Audiology: A Primer, 1st Edition

  • Terry L. Wiley Dept. of Communicative Disorders, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
  • Cynthia G. Fowler Dept. of Communicative Disorders, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
  • ISBN-10: 1565936930  |  ISBN-13: 9781565936935
  • 264 Pages
  • © 1997 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $117.00



This innovative textbook fills a void in the literature as the first teaching primer on the step-by-step use of acoustic immittance and acoustic immittance measures in clinical audiology

Features and Benefits

  • Provides suggestions throughout the text regarding source study material for additional background information on selected topics
  • Includes an extensive bibliography on acoustic immittance measures-useful for basic and advanced readers seeking greater depth and detail on specific topics
  • Provides fundamentals necessary and important for more advanced study on the topic
  • Includes suggested discussion issues and independent exercises for self study as well as case studies that illustrate clearly the principles of immittance
  • Provides comprehensive questions for the student in many chapters as well as clear instructive illustrations throughout the text.

Table of Contents

Foreword by David J. Lilly, Ph.D. Overview of Clinical Measures. Prinicples of Measurement. Calibration of Acoustic Immitance Instruments. Tympanometry and Compensated Static Measures. Eustachian Tube Function. Stapedial Reflex Measures. Screening Applications. Conclusion. Appendix A: Glossary of Selected Terms. Appendix B: Acoustic Immittance Measures: A Bibliography. Index.