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RE-WARM (Really Easy WAys to Remember Medicine): Weber's and Rinne's test


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Rinne test | definition of Rinne test by Medical dictionary


Conductive vs. Sensorineural Hearing Loss... Rinne's Test = Tuning fork on the mastoid process... Rinne's test should have AC > BC with vibration still heard after movement around to the front... Weber's Test = tuning fork at the forehead with equal sounds heard bilaterally... Weber's will lateralize to the affected ear in Conductive and the unaffected ear in Sensorineural

Cranial Nerve VIII (3 of 3): Rinne Test - YouTube


Rinne test- video Weber test- look at part 2 of 2


A normal test is when the patient can hear the tuning fork easier when held 1 cm from the EAC rather than when placed on the bone


Rinne Test A. Normal - AC > BC B. Conductive Loss - BC > AC C. Sensoneural Loss - AC > BC but both are decreased

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