Michael E Hoffer

Summary

Affiliation: Naval Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Amelioration of acute sequelae of blast induced mild traumatic brain injury by N-acetyl cysteine: a double-blind, placebo controlled study
    Michael E Hoffer
    Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e54163. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic balance disorders
    Michael E Hoffer
    Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 2200, USA
    Int Tinnitus J 13:69-72. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Blast exposure: vestibular consequences and associated characteristics
    Michael E Hoffer
    Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA 92134 2200, USA
    Otol Neurotol 31:232-6. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Blunt and blast head trauma: different entities
    Michael E Hoffer
    Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 2200, USA
    Int Tinnitus J 15:115-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Sustained-release devices in inner ear medical therapy
    Michael E Hoffer
    The Department of Defense Spatial Orientation Center, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, San Diego, CA 93134, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 37:1053-60. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Characterizing and treating dizziness after mild head trauma
    Michael E Hoffer
    Department of Defense Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 2200, USA
    Otol Neurotol 25:135-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The early kinetics of gentamicin uptake into the inner ear
    Michael E Hoffer
    Department of Defense Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 2200, USA
    Int Tinnitus J 8:27-9. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of vestibular rehabilitation in the treatment of Meniere's disease
    Kim R Gottshall
    Department of Defense Spatial Orientation Center, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:326-8. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Early vestibular physical therapy rehabilitation for Meniere's disease
    Kim R Gottshall
    Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, Spatial Orientation Center, 34520 Bob Wilson Drive, Suite 200, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 43:1113-9. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Active head movements facilitate compensation for effects of prism displacement on dynamic gait
    Kim R Gottshall
    Department of Defense Spatial Orientation Center, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    J Vestib Res 16:29-33. 2006

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. pmc Amelioration of acute sequelae of blast induced mild traumatic brain injury by N-acetyl cysteine: a double-blind, placebo controlled study
    Michael E Hoffer
    Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e54163. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to compare the efficacy of N-acetyl cysteine (NAC) versus placebo on the symptoms associated with blast exposure mTBI in a combat setting...
  2. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic balance disorders
    Michael E Hoffer
    Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 2200, USA
    Int Tinnitus J 13:69-72. 2007
    ..As dizziness is one of the most common outcomes of TBI, it is essential that those who study and treat dizziness be familiar with this subject...
  3. doi request reprint Blast exposure: vestibular consequences and associated characteristics
    Michael E Hoffer
    Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA 92134 2200, USA
    Otol Neurotol 31:232-6. 2010
    ..To characterize vestibular and related symptoms seen after blast exposure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Blunt and blast head trauma: different entities
    Michael E Hoffer
    Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 2200, USA
    Int Tinnitus J 15:115-8. 2009
    ..02). These experiments identify a distinct difference between blunt-injury and blast-injury mTBI patients and provide evidence that treatment strategies should be individualized on the basis of each mechanism of injury...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sustained-release devices in inner ear medical therapy
    Michael E Hoffer
    The Department of Defense Spatial Orientation Center, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, San Diego, CA 93134, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 37:1053-60. 2004
    ..This article discusses the results of this work and the application and use of sustained-release devices in patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Characterizing and treating dizziness after mild head trauma
    Michael E Hoffer
    Department of Defense Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 2200, USA
    Otol Neurotol 25:135-8. 2004
    ..The objectives of this study were to characterize patterns of dizziness seen after mild head trauma and to examine the diagnosis and treatment of this disorder...
  7. ncbi request reprint The early kinetics of gentamicin uptake into the inner ear
    Michael E Hoffer
    Department of Defense Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 2200, USA
    Int Tinnitus J 8:27-9. 2002
    ..The information gained from this study may increase our scientific understanding about the effects of gentamicin on the inner ear and may allow clinicians to treat patients more effectively for inner-ear disorders...
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of vestibular rehabilitation in the treatment of Meniere's disease
    Kim R Gottshall
    Department of Defense Spatial Orientation Center, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:326-8. 2005
    ..To study the role of vestibular rehabilitation is treating patients with Meniere's disease...
  9. doi request reprint Early vestibular physical therapy rehabilitation for Meniere's disease
    Kim R Gottshall
    Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, Spatial Orientation Center, 34520 Bob Wilson Drive, Suite 200, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 43:1113-9. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Active head movements facilitate compensation for effects of prism displacement on dynamic gait
    Kim R Gottshall
    Department of Defense Spatial Orientation Center, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    J Vestib Res 16:29-33. 2006
    ..Four groups, between-subjects study...
  11. ncbi request reprint Delivery of drugs to the inner ear
    Michael E Hoffer
    Defense Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California 92134 2200, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 14:329-31. 2006
    ..The purpose of this review is to examine the literature that has been published recently (since January of 2005) in this field and to explore how this new literature has impacted on current practices...
  12. doi request reprint The implications of physical injury on otovestibular and cognitive symptomatology following blast exposure
    Christopher M Johnson
    Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 150:437-40. 2014
    ..Identify a potential difference in the spectrum of otovestibular and cognitive symptoms in blast-exposed patients comparing individuals with or without significant extremity injuries...
  13. doi request reprint Tracking recovery of vestibular function in individuals with blast-induced head trauma using vestibular-visual-cognitive interaction tests
    Kim R Gottshall
    Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California, USA
    J Neurol Phys Ther 34:94-7. 2010
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Vestibular rehabilitation for migraine-associated dizziness
    Kim R Gottshall
    Department of Defense Spatial Orientation Center, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Int Tinnitus J 11:81-4. 2005
    ..Patients with migraine-associated dizziness can benefit from physical therapy intervention. The results of this study are important in considering the approach to vertiginous migraine patients with and without head injury...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sustained-release delivery of leupeptin in the chinchilla: hearing results
    Michael E Hoffer
    Department of Defense, Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 2200, USA
    Int Tinnitus J 9:76-8. 2003
    ..The medicine produced no hearing loss at the early time points but did produce some hearing loss at later time points. We discuss these results and begin to outline the next steps in the investigation of this agent...
  16. doi request reprint Prognostic assessments of medical therapy and vestibular testing in post-traumatic migraine-associated dizziness patients
    Chadwick J Donaldson
    Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 143:820-5. 2010
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Objective vestibular tests as outcome measures in head injury patients
    Kim Gottshall
    Vestibular Assessment and Rehabilitation, Department of Defense Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 2200, USA
    Laryngoscope 113:1746-50. 2003
    ..Dynamic visual acuity testing (DVAT) and the Dizziness Handicap Index (DHI) can be used as reliable outcome measures in patients after head injury...
  18. ncbi request reprint Transtympanic management of tinnitus
    Michael E Hoffer
    Department of Defense Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 2200, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 36:353-8. 2003
    ..Ideally in the future with knowledge of the disease and its etiology the physician will simply pick the established medicine, the established dose, and the established route of administration and achieve a relatively predictable result...
  19. ncbi request reprint Distribution of PLGA nanoparticles in chinchilla cochleae
    Xianxi Ge
    Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 5000, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:619-23. 2007
    ..To study the distribution of polylactic/glycolic acid-encapsulated iron oxide nanoparticles (PLGA-NPs) in chinchilla cochleae after application on the round window membrane (RWM)...
  20. pmc Top-down approach to vestibular compensation: translational lessons from vestibular rehabilitation
    Carey D Balaban
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res 1482:101-11. 2012
    ..The lessons from vestibular rehabilitation in animal models offer the possibility of shaping the recovery trajectory to identify molecular and genetic factors that can improve vestibular compensation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Vestibular testing abnormalities in individuals with motion sickness
    Michael E Hoffer
    Department of Defense, Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134 2200, USA
    Otol Neurotol 24:633-6. 2003
    ..The goal of this study was to compare the results of vestibular testing in individuals with motion sickness to a group of control subjects...
  22. doi request reprint Challenges and opportunities in managing the dizzy older adult
    Stephen J Wetmore
    Department of Otolaryngology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9200, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 144:651-6. 2011
    ..The authors of this mini-seminar review both vestibular and nonvestibular causes of balance disorders in elderly people, emphasizing practical therapeutic maneuvers that can be used...
  23. ncbi request reprint To investigate the influence of acute vestibular impairment following mild traumatic brain injury on subsequent ability to remain on activity duty 12 months later
    Kim R Gottshall
    Department of Otolaryngology, Spatial Orientation Center, Naval Medical Center, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, Suite 200, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Mil Med 172:852-7. 2007
    ..Acute vestibular dysfunction and demographic and injury variables were not significantly correlated or predictive of work status at 12 months...
  24. doi request reprint Otologics fully implantable hearing system: Phase I trial 1-year results
    Herman A Jenkins
    University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Otol Neurotol 29:534-41. 2008
    ..To assess the safety of the Otologics fully implantable hearing system after 1 year of use in a Phase I clinical trial...
  25. ncbi request reprint U.S. Phase I preliminary results of use of the Otologics MET Fully-Implantable Ossicular Stimulator
    Herman A Jenkins
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:206-12. 2007
    ..The safety of the Otologics Fully-Implantable MET Ossicular Stimulator was assessed in adult patients with bilateral moderate to severe sensorineural hearing loss...