Frank R Lin

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Association of hearing impairment with brain volume changes in older adults
    F R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Geriatric Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Center on Aging and Health, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimage 90:84-92. 2014
  2. pmc Hearing loss and cognitive decline in older adults
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:293-9. 2013
  3. pmc Cochlear implantation in older adults
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 91:229-41. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Measuring health-related quality of life after pediatric cochlear implantation: a systematic review
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, United States
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:1695-706. 2006
  5. pmc Association of skin color, race/ethnicity, and hearing loss among adults in the USA
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 13:109-17. 2012
  6. pmc Hearing loss and cognition among older adults in the United States
    Frank R Lin
    Johns Hopkins Center on Aging and Health, Suite 2 700, 2024 East Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1131-6. 2011
  7. pmc Hearing loss and cognition in the Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Neuropsychology 25:763-70. 2011
  8. pmc Hearing loss prevalence and risk factors among older adults in the United States
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:582-90. 2011
  9. pmc Hearing loss and incident dementia
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, JHOC 6120, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Neurol 68:214-20. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Development of a communicative performance scale for pediatric cochlear implantation
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ear Hear 28:703-12. 2007

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Publications29

  1. pmc Association of hearing impairment with brain volume changes in older adults
    F R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Geriatric Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Center on Aging and Health, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimage 90:84-92. 2014
    ..Further studies investigating the mechanistic basis of the observed associations are needed...
  2. pmc Hearing loss and cognitive decline in older adults
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:293-9. 2013
    ..Further studies are needed to investigate what the mechanistic basis of this association is and whether hearing rehabilitative interventions could affect cognitive decline...
  3. pmc Cochlear implantation in older adults
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 91:229-41. 2012
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Measuring health-related quality of life after pediatric cochlear implantation: a systematic review
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, United States
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:1695-706. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate how HRQL in children with cochlear implants has been measured in published studies in order to draw conclusions that could inform future investigations of this area of clinical research...
  5. pmc Association of skin color, race/ethnicity, and hearing loss among adults in the USA
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 13:109-17. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Hearing loss and cognition among older adults in the United States
    Frank R Lin
    Johns Hopkins Center on Aging and Health, Suite 2 700, 2024 East Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1131-6. 2011
    ..To investigate the association between hearing loss and cognitive function in a nationally representative sample of older adults...
  7. pmc Hearing loss and cognition in the Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Neuropsychology 25:763-70. 2011
    ..We hypothesized a priori that greater hearing loss is associated with lower cognitive test scores on tests of memory and executive function...
  8. pmc Hearing loss prevalence and risk factors among older adults in the United States
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:582-90. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc Hearing loss and incident dementia
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, JHOC 6120, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Neurol 68:214-20. 2011
    ..To determine whether hearing loss is associated with incident all-cause dementia and Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Development of a communicative performance scale for pediatric cochlear implantation
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ear Hear 28:703-12. 2007
    ....
  11. pmc Assessing the use of speech and language measures in relation to parental perceptions of development after early cochlear implantation
    Frank R Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, John Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Otol Neurotol 29:208-13. 2008
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  12. pmc Timing of cochlear implantation and parents' global ratings of children's health and development
    James H Clark
    Department of Otolaryngology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Otol Neurotol 33:545-52. 2012
    ..To assess children's health-related quality of life (HRQL) and development after cochlear implant (CI) surgery and compare improvements between different age of implantation categories...
  13. pmc Measuring communicative performance with the FAPCI instrument: preliminary results from normal hearing and cochlear implanted children
    James H Clark
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 75:549-53. 2011
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Association of hearing impairment with declines in physical functioning and the risk of disability in older adults
    David S Chen
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland Center on Aging and Health, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 70:654-61. 2015
    ..We investigated if hearing impairment is independently associated with objectively measured declines in physical functioning in a community-based sample of older adults...
  15. pmc Association between hearing impairment and self-reported difficulty in physical functioning
    David S Chen
    Center on Aging and Health, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:850-6. 2014
    ..To determine whether hearing impairment, defined by using objective audiometry, is associated with multiple categories of self-reported physical functioning in a cross-sectional, nationally representative sample of older adults...
  16. pmc Cochlear implantation in older adults: long-term analysis of complications and device survival in a consecutive series
    David S Chen
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Otol Neurotol 34:1272-7. 2013
    ..To analyze the postoperative complications associated with cochlear implant (CI) surgery in a large consecutive case series of older adults (≥ 60 yr)...
  17. pmc Hearing loss and gait speed among older adults in the United States
    Lingsheng Li
    Center on Aging and Health, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States
    Gait Posture 38:25-9. 2013
    ..Determining if hearing loss is independently associated with gait speed is critical toward understanding whether hearing rehabilitative interventions could help mitigate declines in physical functioning in older adults...
  18. pmc Cochlear implant rehabilitation in older adults: literature review and proposal of a conceptual framework
    James H Clark
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1936-45. 2012
    ..To review studies investigating cochlear implant (CI) outcomes in older adults, and to develop a conceptual framework demonstrating important interactions between characteristics of hearing disability, aging, and the CI intervention...
  19. pmc Association of hearing impairment and mortality in older adults
    Dane J Genther
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland Johns Hopkins Center on Aging and Health, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 70:85-90. 2015
    ..Whether HI is associated with broader downstream outcomes is unclear. We undertook this study to determine whether audiometric HI is associated with mortality in older adults...
  20. doi request reprint Trends in the management of vestibular schwannomas at Johns Hopkins 1997-2007
    Marietta Tan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:144-9. 2010
    ..To assess trends in the management of unilateral vestibular schwannomas over an 11-year period and to identify disease- and provider-related influences...
  21. pmc Assessing physical functioning in otolaryngology: feasibility of the short physical performance battery
    David S Chen
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA Center on Aging and Health, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA Electronic address
    Am J Otolaryngol 35:708-12. 2014
    ..These measures are not routinely used in otolaryngology research. We investigated the feasibility of using a validated physical performance battery to assess the functioning of older adults seen in a tertiary care otolaryngology clinic...
  22. doi request reprint Racial difference in cochlear pigmentation is associated with hearing loss risk
    Daniel Q Sun
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore and National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, U S A
    Otol Neurotol 35:1509-14. 2014
    ..The goals of this study are to characterize the distribution of melanin pigmentation in the human cochlea and to investigate differences in pigment content between races...
  23. pmc Association between hearing impairment and lower levels of physical activity in older adults
    Fiona E Gispen
    School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Center on Aging and Health, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:1427-33. 2014
    ..To determine whether hearing impairment, highly prevalent in older adults, is associated with activity levels...
  24. ncbi request reprint Improvement in autophony symptoms after superior canal dehiscence repair
    Benjamin T Crane
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Otol Neurotol 31:140-6. 2010
    ..The current study measures autophony symptoms before and after SCD plugging to quantify the benefits of surgery...
  25. pmc Factors associated with the accuracy of subjective assessments of hearing impairment
    Rebecca J Kamil
    1Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA 2Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA and 3Departments of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Geriatric Medicine, Mental Health, and Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ear Hear 36:164-7. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether demographic factors affect the accuracy of subjective, self-reported hearing in older adults...
  26. pmc Feasibility study to quantify the auditory and social environment of older adults using a digital language processor
    Lingsheng Li
    University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, District of Columbia Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center on Aging and Health, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions and Departments of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Geriatric Medicine, and Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, U S A
    Otol Neurotol 35:1301-5. 2014
    ..To investigate the feasibility of using a digital language processor (DLP) to objectively quantify the auditory and social environment of older adults...
  27. pmc Long-term use of cochlear implants in older adults: results from a large consecutive case series
    Janet S Choi
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Department of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health Center on Aging and Health, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California and Departments of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Geriatric Medicine, Mental Health and Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, U S A
    Otol Neurotol 35:815-20. 2014
    ..To investigate rates of long-term use of cochlear implants in a large, consecutive case series of older adults (≥60 yr)...
  28. pmc Development and validation of a falls-grading scale
    Marcela Davalos-Bichara
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Geriatr Phys Ther 36:63-7. 2013
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  29. pmc Longitudinal results with intratympanic dexamethasone in the treatment of Ménière's disease
    Maria Soledad Boleas-Aguirre
    Clinica Universitaria de Navarra, School of Medicine, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Otol Neurotol 29:33-8. 2008
    ..To assess patient satisfaction with vertigo control using intratympanic (IT) dexamethasone (12 mg/mL) for medically refractory unilateral Ménière's disease...