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response

1. Bridge a bid replying to a partner's bid or double
2. Christianity a short sentence or phrase recited or sung by the choir or congregation in reply to the officiant at a church service
3. Electronics the ratio of the output to the input level, at a particular frequency, of a transmission line or electrical device
4. any pattern of glandular, muscular, or electrical reactions that arises from stimulation of the nervous system

response

[ri′späns]
(communications)
(control systems)
A quantitative expression of the output of a device or system as a function of the input. Also known as system response.
(statistics)
The value of some measurable quantity after a treatment has been applied.
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Normal variability of the brain-stem auditory evoked response in young and old adult subjects.
Identification of hearing impairment by brainstem evoked response audiometry in high risk infants developing auditory deficits and its future consequences.
Brainstem auditory evoked response in the diagnosis of inner ear injury in the horse.
Confirmation of brainstem auditory evoked response results
The evoked response causes relatively small changes in the brain impedance.
When there is middle ear disease or a suggestion of brain disease, special tests like a CT scan, MRI or brainstem auditory evoked response (BAER) test--which evaluates the brainstem's electrical response to an auditory stimulus--may be indicated.
The aim of this study was to investigate brainstem auditory-evoked potentials during general anaesthesia using a specific audiometry method named SensoDelect Brainstem Evoked Response Audiometry (SD-BERA).
Otoscopy confirmed a ruptured tympanic membrane, and a brainstem auditory evoked response test confirmed loss of hearing in the affected ear.
A special eye test, the visual evoked response test measures how well the optic nerve in your eye is working - the nerve that carries messages from the eye to the brain.
His aunt Evelyn Nebreja told the Inquirer that doctors at the Philippine General Hospital have recommended that her nephew undergo a cranial Magnetic Resonance Imaging test, urine metabolic screening with organic acid and brainstem auditory evoked response (BAER) exam.
There have been a number of studies of event-related potentials in MSA, which elicit the 'P300' evoked response, believed to reflect orientation, attention, stimulus evaluation, and memory.