Tympanometric norms for Chinese young adults.

  title={Tympanometric norms for Chinese young adults.},
  author={Imelda K K Wan and Lena L. N. Wong},
  journal={Ear and hearing},
  volume={23 5},
OBJECTIVE To obtain tympanometric norms in Southern Chinese young adult population and compare the results with data obtained for a Caucasian population. DESIGN Ear canal volume (Vea), tympanometric compensated static acoustic admittance (Peak Ytm), tympanometric width (TW) and tympanometric peak pressure (TPP) were obtained on 100 Southern Chinese young adults. Results were compared with findings from Roup et al. (1998). Inter-tester reliability was established. RESULTS Compared with the… CONTINUE READING