Andrea Ciorba

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Affiliation: University of Ferrara
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc The impact of hearing loss on the quality of life of elderly adults
    Andrea Ciorba
    ENT and Audiology Department, University Hospital of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Clin Interv Aging 7:159-63. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Postoperative complications in cochlear implants: a retrospective analysis of 438 consecutive cases
    A Ciorba
    Audiology Department, University Hospital of Ferrara, C so Giovecca 203, Ferrara, Italy
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 269:1599-603. 2012
  3. pmc Bilateral osseous stenosis of the internal auditory canal: case report
    A Ciorba
    Audiology Department, University Hospital of Ferrara, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 31:177-80. 2011
  4. doi request reprint High frequency hearing loss in the elderly: effect of age and noise exposure in an Italian group
    A Ciorba
    Department of Audiology, University Hospital of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    J Laryngol Otol 125:776-80. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Are systemic oral steroids effective for sensorineural hearing loss in bullous myringitis? Considerations from a preliminary study
    A Ciorba
    Audiology Department, University Hospital of Ferrara
    B-ENT 7:111-4. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Reactive oxygen species in human inner ear perilymph
    Andrea Ciorba
    Department of Audiology, University Hospital of Ferrara, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Acta Otolaryngol 130:240-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Estimation of pure-tone thresholds in adults using extrapolated distortion product otoacoustic emission input/output-functions and auditory steady state responses
    Stavros Hatzopoulos
    Department of Audiology, University of Ferrara, Italy
    Int J Audiol 48:625-31. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Rehabilitation and outcome of severe profound deafness in a group of 16 infants affected by congenital cytomegalovirus infection
    Andrea Ciorba
    Audiology Department, University Hospital of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 266:1539-46. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Immunonutrition in head and neck cancer: have a look before surgery!
    Chiara Bianchini
    ENT Department, University Hospital of Ferrara, Corso Giovecca 203, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 269:5-8. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Environmental and genetic factors in age-related hearing impairment
    Roberto Bovo
    Department of Audiology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 23:3-10. 2011

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  1. pmc The impact of hearing loss on the quality of life of elderly adults
    Andrea Ciorba
    ENT and Audiology Department, University Hospital of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Clin Interv Aging 7:159-63. 2012
    ..Progression of presbycusis cannot be remediated; therefore, optimal management of this condition not only requires early recognition and rehabilitation, but it also should include an evaluation of QoL status and its assessment...
  2. doi request reprint Postoperative complications in cochlear implants: a retrospective analysis of 438 consecutive cases
    A Ciorba
    Audiology Department, University Hospital of Ferrara, C so Giovecca 203, Ferrara, Italy
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 269:1599-603. 2012
    ..Thirteen patients (3.0%) underwent explantation followed by reimplantation. In conclusion, we find that Cochlear implantation is a safe low-morbility technique with a relatively low complication rate in the presented population...
  3. pmc Bilateral osseous stenosis of the internal auditory canal: case report
    A Ciorba
    Audiology Department, University Hospital of Ferrara, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 31:177-80. 2011
    ..In the absence of auditory, vestibular and/or facial nerve symptoms, long-term follow-up should be assessed; surgical intervention may be warranted only if symptoms are present...
  4. doi request reprint High frequency hearing loss in the elderly: effect of age and noise exposure in an Italian group
    A Ciorba
    Department of Audiology, University Hospital of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    J Laryngol Otol 125:776-80. 2011
    ..To describe the effect of age and noise on high frequency hearing thresholds in an Italian population aged 70 years and older, in order to investigate the interaction between presbycusis and noise exposure...
  5. ncbi request reprint Are systemic oral steroids effective for sensorineural hearing loss in bullous myringitis? Considerations from a preliminary study
    A Ciorba
    Audiology Department, University Hospital of Ferrara
    B-ENT 7:111-4. 2011
    ..Nonetheless, there is currently no definitive evidence that steroid therapy is effective and appropriate for BM...
  6. doi request reprint Reactive oxygen species in human inner ear perilymph
    Andrea Ciorba
    Department of Audiology, University Hospital of Ferrara, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Acta Otolaryngol 130:240-6. 2010
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  7. doi request reprint Estimation of pure-tone thresholds in adults using extrapolated distortion product otoacoustic emission input/output-functions and auditory steady state responses
    Stavros Hatzopoulos
    Department of Audiology, University of Ferrara, Italy
    Int J Audiol 48:625-31. 2009
    ..0 and 4.0 kHz) and less or equal to 38 and 40 dB HL at 1.5 and 6.0 kHz respectively. The Cochlea-Scan DPOAE protocols can be used in cases presenting mild hearing deficits (i.e.<40 dB HL)...
  8. doi request reprint Rehabilitation and outcome of severe profound deafness in a group of 16 infants affected by congenital cytomegalovirus infection
    Andrea Ciorba
    Audiology Department, University Hospital of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 266:1539-46. 2009
    ..More studies have claimed to identify the pathophysiological mechanisms of damage and thus to ensure a better therapeutic approach. Nonetheless, in cases of CMV-deafened babies, the overall outcome of cochlear implantation is good...
  9. doi request reprint Immunonutrition in head and neck cancer: have a look before surgery!
    Chiara Bianchini
    ENT Department, University Hospital of Ferrara, Corso Giovecca 203, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 269:5-8. 2012
    ..Nutritional oncology is a new and interesting field and requires the use of standardised intervention protocols in order to evaluate its clinical efficacy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Environmental and genetic factors in age-related hearing impairment
    Roberto Bovo
    Department of Audiology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 23:3-10. 2011
    ..With improvement of our understanding of ARHI, treatment other than with amplification will be hopefully possible in the long term...
  11. ncbi request reprint Use of autologous dermal graft in the treatment of parotid surgery wounds for prevention of neck scars: preliminary results
    Chiara Bianchini
    Otorhinolaryngology Unit, Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, University Hospital of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 37:174-8. 2008
    ..To date, the most exciting and promising progress in reconstruction of postparotidectomy wounds comes from the application of bioengineered tissues...
  12. doi request reprint Giant dedifferentiated liposarcoma of the right hemifacial area involving the oral cavity
    Francesco Stomeo
    Otorhinolaryngology Department, University Hospital of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Gerodontology 29:e1152-6. 2012
    ..Clinical as well as histopathological features and therapeutic approaches of dedifferentiated liposarcoma are discussed, and a literature review is presented...
  13. doi request reprint Cochlear implant in Cogan syndrome
    Roberto Bovo
    Audiology Department, University of Ferrara, Ospedale S Anna, Corso Giovecca 203, Ferrara, Italy
    Acta Otolaryngol 131:494-7. 2011
    ..Adequate preimplant counselling is mandatory, to prevent high expectations and to stress the necessity for bilateral implantation...
  14. doi request reprint Tinnitus and cochlear implants
    Roberto Bovo
    Department of Audiology, University of Ferrara, Italy
    Auris Nasus Larynx 38:14-20. 2011
    ..The aim of this paper is to present our personal experiences on tinnitus improvement after cochlear implantation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Threshold estimation in adult normal- and impaired-hearing subjects using auditory steady-state responses
    Stavros Hatzopoulos
    Department of Audiology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Med Sci Monit 16:CR21-7. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to compare the estimation of hearing threshold values by behavioral and electrophysiological (ASSR) methods in subjects with normal hearing and those with sensorineural hearing impairment...
  16. doi request reprint Targeted therapy in head and neck cancer
    Chiara Bianchini
    ENT Department, University Hospital of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Tumori 97:137-41. 2011
    ..e., non-Hodgkin's lymphomas) antibodies specifically designed to target tumor-specific cells have already been introduced, in solid tumors molecular targeted therapy is now entering clinical practice...
  17. doi request reprint Vertigo and autoimmunity
    Roberto Bovo
    Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology, University Hospital of Ferrara, Corso Giovecca, 203, 44100, Ferrara, Italy
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:13-9. 2010
    ..Aim of this paper is to assess the clinical features of autoimmune vertigo disorders through a systematic literature review...
  18. doi request reprint The diagnosis of autoimmune inner ear disease: evidence and critical pitfalls
    Roberto Bovo
    Department of Audiology, University of Ferrara, Arcispedale S Anna, Corso Giovecca, 203, 44100, Ferrara, Italy
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 266:37-40. 2009
    ..Nevertheless, if financial resources are limited, a very restricted work-up study may have a similar efficiency...
  19. ncbi request reprint Bilateral sudden profound hearing loss and vertigo as a unique manifestation of bilateral symmetric inferior pontine infarctions
    Roberto Bovo
    Department of Audiology, Ferrara University, Ferrara, Italy
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:407-10. 2007
    ..We present a case of sudden bilateral profound deafness and vertigo, without any accompanying neurologic signs, secondary to bilateral infarctions of the cochlear and vestibular nuclei...
  20. doi request reprint Pigmented villonodular synovitis of the temporomandibular joint
    Claudia Aimoni
    ENT Unit, St Anna Hospital and University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    J Craniofac Surg 23:e168-70. 2012
    ..To date, after 18 months of follow-up, the patient is disease free with an adequate preservation of function...
  21. doi request reprint The universal newborn hearing screening program at the University Hospital of Ferrara: focus on costs and software solutions
    Andrea Ciorba
    Audiology Department, University Hospital of Ferrara, Corso Giovecca 203, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:807-16. 2008
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