Publications

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Mertes, I. B., Wilbanks, E. C., & Leek, M. R. (in press). Olivocochlear efferent activity is associated with the slope of the psychometric function of speech recognition in noise. Ear and Hearing.

Mertes, I. B., & Leek, M. R. (2016). Concurrent measures of contralateral suppression of transient evoked otoacoustic emissions and of auditory steady-state responses. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 140(3), 2027-2038. PMID: 27914370. PMCID: PMC5392076

Mertes, I. B., & Goodman, S. S. (2016). Within- and across-subject variability of repeated measurements of medial olivocochlear-induced changes in transient-evoked otoacoustic emissions. Ear and Hearing, 37(2), e72-e84. PMID: 26583481

Mertes, I. B., & Goodman, S. S. (2013). Short-latency transient-evoked otoacoustic emissions as predictors of hearing status and thresholds. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 134(3), 2127-2135. PMID: 23967943

Goodman, S. S., Mertes, I. B., Lewis, J. D., & Weissbeck, D. K. (2013). Medial olivocochlear-induced transient-evoked otoacoustic emission amplitude shifts in individual subjects. Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, 14(6), 829-842. PMID: 23982894. PMCID: PMC3825019

Goodman, S. S., Bentler, R. A., Dittberner, A., & Mertes, I. B. (2013). The effect of low-level laser therapy on hearing. ISRN Otolaryngology, 2013, 916370. PMID: 24024040. PMCID: PMC3658388

 

Conference Proceedings

Goodman, S. S., Mertes, I. B., & Scheperle, R. S. (2011). Delays and growth rates of multiple TEOAE components. AIP Conference Proceedings, 1403, 279-285.

 

Erratum

Mertes, I. B., & Leek, M. R. (2017). Erratum: Concurrent measures of contralateral suppression of transient-evoked otoacoustic emissions and of auditory steady-state responses [J. Acoust. Soc. Am.140(3), 2027–2038 (2016)]. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 141(2), 781-782. PMID: 28253644

 

Doctoral Dissertation

Mertes, I. B. (2014). Repeatability of medial olivocochlear efferent effects on transient-evoked otoacoustic emissions in normal-hearing adults. PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) thesis, University of Iowa

 

Abstracts

Mertes, I., Wilbanks, E., & Leek, M. (2017). Are auditory training outcomes related to olivocochlear efferent function? Bulletin of the American Auditory Society, 41(1), 28.

Mertes, I., Stagner, B., Wilbanks, E., & Leek, M. (2016). Contralateral suppression of TEOAEs and ASSRs measured concurrently. Bulletin of the American Auditory Society, 40(1), 31.

Mertes, I. B., & Leek, M. R. (2016). Comparison of ASSRs and TEOAEs for measuring MOC function in humans. Association for Research in Otolaryngology Abstracts, 39, 203-204.

Mertes, I. B., Wilbanks, E. C., & Leek, M. R. (2015). Pitch dominance within harmonic complexes in hearing-impaired listeners. Association for Research in Otolaryngology Abstracts, 38, 57.

Stanziola, R. W., Mertes, I. B., Goodman, S. S., & Lewis, J. D. (2014). Relationship between the medial olivocochlear reflex, attention, and hearing in noise. Bulletin of the American Auditory Society, 39(1), 25.

Mertes, I. B., & Goodman, S. S. (2014). Repeatability and stability of medial olivocochlear reflex effects on short- and long-latency transient-evoked otoacoustic emissions. Association for Research in Otolaryngology Abstracts, 37, 71.

Weissbeck, D. K., Mertes, I. B., Lewis, J. D., Goodman, S. S., & Marler, J. (2012). A bootstrapping approach to detect TEOAE suppression in individual subjects. Bulletin of the American Auditory Society, 37(1), 64.

Mertes, I. B., & Goodman, S. S. (2012). Behavior of multiple TEOAE components in normal-hearing and hearing-impaired ears. Bulletin of the American Auditory Society, 37(1), 56.

Mertes, I. B., & Goodman, S. S. (2011). Influence of multiple TEOAE components on measurement of growth and delay. Bulletin of the American Auditory Society, 36(1), 37.

Goodman, S. S., Mertes, I. B., Sheffield, S. W., Scheperle, R. A., & Koehlinger, K. M. (2010). MOC suppression of extended high-frequency TEOAEs. Bulletin of the American Auditory Society, 35(1), 56.

Mertes, I. B., & Goodman, S. S. (2009). Delays and growth rates of early and late click-evoked otoacoustic emission components. Bulletin of the American Auditory Society, 34(1), 50.