Introduction to Audiology: Study Guide

Introduction to Audiology: Study Guide

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This study guide accompanies a text of the same name, which is an introduction to the study of hearing impairment. The main text provides in-depth coverage of the physics of sound, anatomy and physiology of the auditory system, causes and treatment of hearing disorders and medical and audiological techniques. The main text, ISBN: 0-13-501057-8, is also available.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 175.26 x 231.14 x 15.24mm | 544.31g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 5th edition
  • 0130359408
  • 9780130359407

Table of contents

Part 1 Elements of hearing and sound: the human ear and simple tests of hearing; sound and its measurement. Part 2 Audiometry: pure tone audiometry; speech audiometry; auditory tests for site O lession. Part 3 Anatomy and physiology of the auditory system - pathology, aetiology and therapy: the outer ear; the middle ear; the inner ear; the auditory nerve and central auditory pathways. Part 4 Special problems in audiology: pseudohypacusis; the paediatric patient; management of hearing impairment.show more