Audiometers and Hearing Aids


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Audiometers and Hearing Aids
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MECHANISM OF HEARING Sound waves are longitudinal waves in which the motion of each particle of the medium in which the wave is travelling, moves backward and forward along a line in the direction in which the wave is propagated. The human aural system reacts to these oscillating pressure changes and transmits them to the brain through a series of steps. Fig. 17.1 shows the anatomy of the human ear. The outer e…
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Dr R.S. Khandpur: HANDBOOK OF BIOMEDICAL INSTRUMENTATION, THIRD EDITION. Audiometers and Hearing Aids, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2014), AccessEngineering Export