Derek J Hoare
Affiliation: University of Nottingham
- Primary care for tinnitus: practice and opinion among GPs in EnglandSuliman K El-Shunnar
Ear, Nose and Throat Department, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, UK
J Eval Clin Pract 17:684-92. 2011..We aimed to evaluate how people with tinnitus are assessed and managed in general practice, noting variation in practice across GPs and health authorities, and evaluating how closely typical practice aligns to the GPG for tinnitus...
- Evaluation of the acoustic coordinated reset (CR®) neuromodulation therapy for tinnitus: study protocol for a double-blind randomized placebo-controlled trialDerek J Hoare
National Institute for Health Research NIHR Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Unit, University of Nottingham, Ropewalk House, Nottingham, UK
Trials 14:207. 2013..The most effective stimulation paradigm is now in clinical use as a sound therapy device, the acoustic coordinated reset (CR®) neuromodulation (Adaptive Neuromodulation GmbH (ANM), Köln, Germany)...
- Recent technological advances in sound-based approaches to tinnitus treatment: a review of efficacy considered against putative physiological mechanismsDerek J Hoare
NIHR Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Unit, Ropewalk House, UK
Noise Health 15:107-16. 2013..We provide an opinion on how future research in the field of individualized sound-based interventions might best provide a reliable evidence-base in this growing area of translational medicine...
- An evaluation of the content and quality of tinnitus information on websites preferred by General PractitionersKathryn Fackrell
Division of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, Nottingham Trent University, Burton Street, Nottingham NG1 4BU, UK
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:70. 2012..The purpose of this study was to assess the content, reliability, and quality of the information related to primary care tinnitus assessment and management on these 10 websites...
- Effects of frequency discrimination training on tinnitus: results from two randomised controlled trialsDerek J Hoare
NIHR National Biomedical Research Unit in Hearing, Ropewalk House, 113 The Ropewalk, Nottingham, NG1 5DU, UK
J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 13:543-59. 2012..Rather, the nonspecific patterns of improvement are more suggestive that auditory perceptual training affects impact on a contributory mechanism such as selective attention or emotional state...
- Management of tinnitus in English NHS audiology departments: an evaluation of current practiceDerek J Hoare
NIHR National Biomedical Research Unit in Hearing, School of Clinical Sciences, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
J Eval Clin Pract 18:326-34. 2012..It is timely therefore to evaluate the perceived practicality, utility and impact of those guidelines in the context of current practice...
- The efficacy of auditory perceptual training for tinnitus: a systematic reviewDerek J Hoare
National Biomedical Research Unit in Hearing, 113 The Ropewalk, Nottingham, UK
Ann Behav Med 40:313-24. 2010....
- Clinical guidelines and practice: a commentary on the complexity of tinnitus managementDerek J Hoare
NIHR National Biomedical Research Unit in Hearing, Ropewalk House, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Eval Health Prof 34:413-20. 2011..The authors call for clinicians, scientists, and policy makers to work together to address this barrier to good practice...
- Systematic review and meta-analyses of randomized controlled trials examining tinnitus managementDerek J Hoare
National Institute for Health Research National Biomedical Research Unit in Hearing, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Laryngoscope 121:1555-64. 2011..To evaluate the existing level of evidence for tinnitus management strategies identified in the UK Department of Health's Good Practice Guideline...
- Tinnitus referral pathways within the National Health Service in England: a survey of their perceived effectiveness among audiology staffPhillip E Gander
NIHR National Biomedical Research Unit in Hearing, 113 The Ropewalk, Nottingham, NG1 5DU, UK
BMC Health Serv Res 11:162. 2011..The purpose of the present research was to evaluate utilisation and opinions on pathways for the referral of tinnitus patients to and from English Audiology Departments...
- Amplification with hearing aids for patients with tinnitus and co-existing hearing lossDerek J Hoare
National Institute for Health Research NIHR Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Unit, University of Nottingham, Ropewalk House, 113 The Ropewalk, Nottingham, UK, NG1 5DU
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD010151. 2014..Hearing loss is commonly co-morbid with tinnitus and so logic implies that amplification of external sounds by hearing aids will reduce perception of the tinnitus sound and the distress associated with it...