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Predictive Accuracy of Wideband Absorbance at Ambient and Tympanometric Peak Pressure Conditions in Identifying Children with Surgically Confirmed Otitis Media with Effusion.

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Summary of "Predictive Accuracy of Wideband Absorbance at Ambient and Tympanometric Peak Pressure Conditions in Identifying Children with Surgically Confirmed Otitis Media with Effusion."

Wideband absorbance (WBA) measured at ambient pressure (WBA) does not directly account for middle ear pressure effects. On the other hand, WBA measured at tympanometric peak pressure (TPP) (WBA) may compensate for the middle ear pressure effects. To date, there are no studies that have compared WBA and WBA in ears with surgically confirmed otitis media with effusion (OME).

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Name: Journal of the American Academy of Audiology
ISSN: 2157-3107
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