Articles  |   November 1977
Tympanometry Assessment of Eustachian Tube Patency in Children
Articles   |   November 1977
Tympanometry Assessment of Eustachian Tube Patency in Children
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders November 1977, Vol.42, 487-497. doi:10.1044/jshd.4204.487
History: Accepted 12 Apr 1977 , Received 22 Oct 1976
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders November 1977, Vol.42, 487-497. doi:10.1044/jshd.4204.487
History: Accepted 12 Apr 1977 , Received 22 Oct 1976

Eustachian tube patency was assessed tympanometrically in a group of otologically normal children at a pediatric outpatient clinic. A pressure-swallow technique of assessing eustachian tube patency was administered. The results indicated the importance of the examination of both middle ear pressure and function changes in the evaluation of eustachian tube test results.

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