A discussion of current and future applications of otoacoustic emission measures in audiology clinical practice, written in an engaging Q & A format.
Course created on August 12, 2019
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the types and uses of OAEs in current clinical protocols.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe hidden hearing loss and the potential clinical role of OAEs in diagnosing this condition.
- After this course, participants will be able to list advances in OAEs measurement and future uses of OAE measures.
|0-10 Minutes||OAE Types|
|10-20 Minutes||OAE clinical uses|
|20-30 Minutes||Hidden hearing loss|
|30-40 Minutes||Advances in OAE measurement|
|40-50 Minutes||Forward Pressure Level|
|50-60 Minutes||Monitoring hearing health with OAEs|
Sumitrajit Dhar, PhD
Sumitrajit (Sumit) Dhar is the Hugh Knowles Professor of Hearing Science at Northwestern University and Chair of the Roxelyn & Richard Pepper Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders. Sumit trained in Audiology and Hearing Science at the University of Mumbai, Utah State University, and Purdue University. The overall aim of Sumit’s research is to improve early detection of age-related hearing loss and to improve access to hearing healthcare. The physiological bases of much of the early detection work is built on an understanding of cochlear mechanics using otoacoustic emissions. Work in Sumit’s lab is supported by the National Institutes of Health, the Knowles Hearing Foundation, and other private foundations and industry.
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