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BUKHARI ABDUL R. S. D.Sc P.E. Senior Member IEEE Member ACCE
Journal of Clinical Engineering: July-August 1993
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Tympanometry has been used for the assessment and management of middle ear pathologies since the early 1970s. It is being employed in screening programs both in preschool and school-age children because it provides a rapid and valid assessment of the middle ear. Computerized interpretation of the tympanogram is expected to make it more acceptable for screening purposes. This paper presents a proposed algorithm for computerized interpretation of the tympanogram based upon a simple model using a shifted exponential square equation.

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