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Author Musiek, Frank E

Title The Auditory System : Anatomy, Physiology, and Clinical Correlates, Second Edition
Edition 2nd ed
Published San Diego : Plural Publishing, Incorporated, 2018


Description 1 online resource (513 pages)
Contents Intro; Preface; Acknowledgments; About the Authors; Contributors; 1 Overview of the Anatomy and Physiology of the Auditory System; Introduction to the Auditory System; The Peripheral Auditory System; External and Middle Ear; The Cochlea; The Auditory Nerve; The Central Auditory System; The Cochlear Nucleus; The Superior Olivary Complex; The Lateral Lemniscus; Inferior Colliculus; The Medial Geniculate Body and Auditory Thalamus; Auditory Cortex and Subcortex; The Corpus Callosum; Vascular Anatomy and Related Functions; Vascular Anatomy of the Peripheral System
Vascular Anatomy of the Central Auditory SystemThe Efferent System; The Caudal and Rostral Systems; Neurotransmission in the Auditory System; Normal Development, Compensatory Plasticity, and Aging Effects; Summary; 2 The External Ear: Its Structure and Function; Introduction; Anatomy; Pinna (Auricle); External Auditory Meatus (Ear Canal); Functions of the Outer Ear; Pinna (Auricle); External Auditory Meatus (Ear Canal); Directional Effects; Combined Effects of the Head and Torso and Outer Ear on Pressure Gain; Summary; 3 Anatomy and Physiology of the Middle Ear; Introduction; Anatomy
Middle Ear Space (Middle Ear Cavity)Tympanic Membrane (Eardrum); Ossicular Chain; Support for the Ossicular Chain; Eustachian (Auditory) Tube; Middle Ear Muscles; Functions of the Middle Ear; Acoustic Impedance; Middle Ear Space; Combined Effects of the Outer Ear and Middle Ear on Sound Transmission; Tympanic Membrane (Eardrum); Ossicular Chain; Eustachian Tube; The Middle Ear Transformer; Bone-Conduction Mechanisms; Summary; 4 Functional Anatomy of the Cochlea; Introduction; Overview of the Temporal Bone; Osseous (Bony) Cochlea; Membranous Cochlea and Related Structures
Scalae and Cochlear FluidsBasilar and Reissner's Membranes; Organ of Corti; Tectorial Membrane; Reticular Lamina; Lateral Wall of Cochlear Duct; Hair Cells; Supporting Cells; Summary; 5 Cochlear Physiology I: Mostly Mechanics; Introduction; The Traveling Wave (TW); Frequency and Intensity Representation; Nonlinearity; Hair Cell Mechanics; Summary; 6 Cochlear Physiology II: Mostly Electrophysiology; Introduction; Cochlear Organization; Fluid Compartments; Cochlear Duct and Organ of Corti; Sensory Hair Cells; Stria Vascularis: I on Pumps and Potassium Recycling; Hair Cell Transduction
Channel SelectivityGross Cochlear Potentials; Endocochlear Potential; Cochlear Microphonic Potential; Summating Potential; Compound Action Potential; Hair Cell Receptor Potentials; Basal Turn IHC Receptor Potential; Basal Turn OHC Receptor Potential; Apical Turn IHCs and OHCs; Hair Cell Tuning; Hair Cell Input/Output Functions; Efferent Stimulation; Outer Hair Cell Function; Electromotility; Electromotility Motor and Prestin; Otoacoustic Emissions; Transient Otoacoustic Emissions; Distortion Product Otoacoustic Emissions; Spontaneous Otoacoustic Emissions
Summary This text is designed to provide comprehensive coverage of the anatomy and physiology of the central and peripheral auditory systems. Readers will benefit from the important link between science and clinical practice, with integrated clinical correlates found in each chapter. It is an essential text for graduate programs in audiology and a valuable reference for audiologists at any stage of their career
Notes Electrically Evoked Otoacoustic Emissions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Ear.
Auditory pathways.
Hearing -- physiology
Auditory Perception -- physiology
Ear -- anatomy & histology
Auditory Cortex -- anatomy & histology
Auditory Pathways -- anatomy & histology
Auditory Pathways
Auditory pathways
Form Electronic book
Author Baran, Jane A
ISBN 9781944883010