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Comments about EarCheck Middle Ear Monitor, EC-3, 1 ea:
I get ear infections quite frequently so it is nice to have a reliable monitor that is easy to use at home.
Service and delivery comments:
My monitor arrive in good condition and before the delivery date given when I placed my order.
EarCheck Middle Ear Monitor, EC-3– Fluid build-up in a child's inner ear is a key sign of infection, and often the cause of discomfort and even acute pain. The EarCheck Middle Ear Monitor, EC-3 is an easy-to-use, accurate device to monitor and measure fluid levels, to help parents and other caretakers make more informed decisions on visits to a doctor. The monitor may also be helpful in tracking the course of treatment. Using patented technology, this monitor is recommended by many pediatricians and trusted by parents, schools and day care centers nationwide.
Easy and Accurate
The diagnostic method used by the EarCheck Middle Ear Monitor, EC-3 is called spectral gradient acoustic reflectometry. The technology uses sound waves to remotely sense and measure fluid build-up in the middle ear. Simply insert the monitor's tip into the child's outer ear canal and press the button. Within 5 seconds the sensor will report on the presence and measure fluid in the middle ear. The system is highly accurate when used correctly, providing a helpful tool for parents or other healthcare guardians to determine if a visit to a physician is needed. The test is so fast and easy that even younger children won't have time to squirm away before the results are in!
For children with chronic ear infections, the EarCheck Middle Ear Monitor, EC-3 may help provide a regular test for a build-up of fluid in the inner ear, even before the onset of symptoms such as discomfort or pain. The monitor can also be used to track the progress of the treatment of an inner ear infection at home. The readouts provide clear measurements that can be reported to a physician during the course of a treatment regimen.
Be sure to follow the instructions carefully and read the warnings on the packaging.