GEORGE GATES

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Innovar treatment for Meniere's disease
    G A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Acta Otolaryngol 119:189-93. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of noise on cochlear aging
    George A Gates
    Ear Hear 27:91; author reply 92. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional age-changes of hearing in the elderly
    George A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology HNS, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ear Hear 29:865-74. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Central presbycusis: an emerging view
    George A Gates
    Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 147:1-2. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Presbycusis
    George A Gates
    Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, Washington 98195 7923, USA
    Lancet 366:1111-20. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Ménière's Disease Patient-Oriented Symptom-Severity Index
    George A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and the Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 7923, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:863-7. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment of Meniere's disease with the low-pressure pulse generator (Meniett device)
    George A Gates
    University of Washington, Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 2:533-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Ménière's disease review 2005
    George A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Am Acad Audiol 17:16-26. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Meniett clinical trial: long-term follow-up
    George A Gates
    Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 7923, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1311-6. 2006
  10. pmc Central auditory dysfunction in older persons with memory impairment or Alzheimer dementia
    George A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:771-7. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Barany Society XXII Regular Meeting, Seattle, WA USA
    GEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2002
  2. Deafness Research Foundation Clinical Research Workshop
    GEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2005
  3. Presbycusis: Biomedical Risk Factors
    GEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. Deafness Research Foundation Clinical Research Workshop
    GEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2004
  5. Deafness Research Foundation Clinical Research Workshop
    GEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2003
  6. PRESBYCUSIS--BIOMEDICAL RISK FACTORS
    GEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2001
  7. PRESBYCUSIS--BIOMEDICAL RISK FACTORS
    GEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 1993

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Innovar treatment for Meniere's disease
    G A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Acta Otolaryngol 119:189-93. 1999
    ..Innovar is a safe, cost-effective second-line therapy for patients with Meniere's disease who have failed conventional first-line medical therapy...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of noise on cochlear aging
    George A Gates
    Ear Hear 27:91; author reply 92. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional age-changes of hearing in the elderly
    George A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology HNS, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ear Hear 29:865-74. 2008
    ..Compare the rates of change with age in tests of hearing function that measure the peripheral and central segments of the auditory system...
  4. doi request reprint Central presbycusis: an emerging view
    George A Gates
    Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 147:1-2. 2012
    ..Central presbycusis is an emerging area for basic and clinical research in auditory neurotology, particularly in the relation of cognitive dysfunction to impaired auditory processing...
  5. ncbi request reprint Presbycusis
    George A Gates
    Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, Washington 98195 7923, USA
    Lancet 366:1111-20. 2005
    ..Where hearing aids no longer provide benefit, cochlear implantation is the treatment of choice with excellent results even in octogenarians...
  6. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Ménière's Disease Patient-Oriented Symptom-Severity Index
    George A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and the Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 7923, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:863-7. 2005
    ..To validate a disease-specific, health-related quality-of-life instrument for people with active, unilateral, cochleovestibular Ménière's disease (MD)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment of Meniere's disease with the low-pressure pulse generator (Meniett device)
    George A Gates
    University of Washington, Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 2:533-7. 2005
    ..Although hearing loss is not improved, Meniett device usage does not adversely affect balance, as do most forms of surgical therapy. Use of the device does not preclude later surgical therapy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ménière's disease review 2005
    George A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Am Acad Audiol 17:16-26. 2006
    ..Given that the vertigo induced by MD, in general, is self-limited, the long-term outlook for balance function is good. The same cannot be said for the hearing dysfunction of MD...
  9. ncbi request reprint Meniett clinical trial: long-term follow-up
    George A Gates
    Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 7923, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1311-6. 2006
    ..To delineate 2-year efficacy of Meniett device therapy in people with classic, unilateral, Ménière's disease unresponsive to traditional medical treatment...
  10. pmc Central auditory dysfunction in older persons with memory impairment or Alzheimer dementia
    George A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:771-7. 2008
    ..To assess the effect of memory impairment on central auditory function...
  11. pmc Executive dysfunction and presbycusis in older persons with and without memory loss and dementia
    George A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7923, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 23:218-23. 2010
    ..To determine the relation of age-related auditory processing dysfunction and executive functioning...
  12. pmc Central auditory dysfunction as a harbinger of Alzheimer dementia
    George A Gates
    Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington, P O Box 357923, Seattle, WA 98195 7923, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:390-5. 2011
    ..To confirm that central auditory dysfunction (CAD) may be a precursor to the onset of Alzheimer dementia (AD)...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effects of transtympanic micropressure treatment in people with unilateral Meniere's disease
    George A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:718-25. 2004
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of a portable low-intensity alternating pressure generator, the Meniett device, in controlling the symptoms of Ménière's disease...
  14. ncbi request reprint Word recognition and the articulation index in older listeners with probable age-related auditory neuropathy
    George A Gates
    Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 7923, USA
    J Am Acad Audiol 14:574-81. 2003
    ..Elderly listeners whose WRS fall below the Thornton-Raffin 95 percent critical difference based on AI should be considered for further testing for age-related auditory neuropathy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Genetic associations in age-related hearing thresholds
    G A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98195 7923, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 125:654-9. 1999
    ..To determine the inheritance of age-related hearing loss...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effects of age on the distortion product otoacoustic emission growth functions
    George A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Hear Res 163:53-60. 2002
    ..This effect supports the hypothesis that strial dysfunction is a substantive factor in cochlear aging. The etiology and mechanisms for this dysfunction are conjectural at present...
  17. pmc Central auditory dysfunction may precede the onset of clinical dementia in people with probable Alzheimer's disease
    George A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:482-8. 2002
    ..To document the prognostic significance of a central auditory speech-processing deficit for the subsequent onset of probable Alzheimer's disease...
  18. ncbi request reprint Intermittent pressure therapy of intractable Ménière's disease using the Meniett device: a preliminary report
    George A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 7923, USA
    Laryngoscope 112:1489-93. 2002
    ..Treatment with the Meniett device, which applies intermittent micropressure pulses to the inner ear through a tympanostomy tube, is effective in controlling vertigo in people with intractable Ménière's disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint Screening for handicapping hearing loss in the elderly
    George A Gates
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 7923, USA
    J Fam Pract 52:56-62. 2003
    ..To compare 2 screening methods for unrecognized handicapping hearing loss in the elderly...
  20. ncbi request reprint The effects of aging and hearing loss on distortion product otoacoustic emissions
    Benjamin W Cilento
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Children s Hospital and Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:382-9. 2003
    ..Age changes in DPOE amplitude for frequencies of f2 from 1 to 8 kHz adjusted for pure-tone threshold level were assessed by multivariate linear regression...
  21. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of cochlear hearing disorders: normative distortion product otoacoustic emission measurements
    David M Mills
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7923, USA
    Ear Hear 28:778-92. 2007
    ..To attain these objectives, measurements of particular otoacoustic emission responses were made in a reference group of young adults having excellent hearing...
  22. pmc CT-derived estimation of cochlear morphology and electrode array position in relation to word recognition in Nucleus-22 recipients
    Margaret W Skinner
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 3:332-50. 2002
    ..Because most patients' scores increased with SPEAK use, it is hypothesized that they accommodated to the shift in frequency of incoming sound to a higher pitch percept with the implant than would normally be perceived acoustically...
  23. ncbi request reprint Genomewide linkage analysis to presbycusis in the Framingham Heart Study
    Anita L Destefano
    Department of Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:285-9. 2003
    ..To identify chromosomal regions that show evidence of linkage to age-associated hearing impairment (presbycusis) in humans...
  24. ncbi request reprint Quality of life instruments in Ménière's disease
    J Douglas Green
    Jacksonville Hearing and Balance Institute, Jacksonville, Florida 32207, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:1622-8. 2007
    ..Evaluate the sensitivity of quality of life (QoL) instruments over time in patients with Ménière's disease using general, symptom-specific, and disease-specific QoL instruments...
  25. ncbi request reprint Is DFNA5 a susceptibility gene for age-related hearing impairment?
    Lut Van Laer
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Eur J Hum Genet 10:883-6. 2002
    ..No significant differences in genotypes between good hearing and hearing impaired individuals could be detected in either study design. We conclude that there exists no strong association between DFNA5 and ARHI...

Research Grants17

  1. Barany Society XXII Regular Meeting, Seattle, WA USA
    GEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..e., hair cell regeneration vs. development of a vestibular prosthesis. Younger scientists will have the opportunity to present their own work in either the platform or poster session. ..
  2. Deafness Research Foundation Clinical Research Workshop
    GEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Attendees will be physicians and clinicians in communication disorders, such as audiologists and speech/language pathologists. Fellowships will be available for attendees. ..
  3. Presbycusis: Biomedical Risk Factors
    GEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  4. Deafness Research Foundation Clinical Research Workshop
    GEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Attendees will be physicians and clinicians in communication disorders, such as audiologists and speech/language pathologists. Fellowships will be available for attendees. ..
  5. Deafness Research Foundation Clinical Research Workshop
    GEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Fellowships will be available for attendees with a demonstrated commitment to clinical research as evidenced by a preliminary research project and letters of support in their applications. ..
  6. PRESBYCUSIS--BIOMEDICAL RISK FACTORS
    GEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Identification of families with inherited presbycusis will facilitate future molecular genetic studies to identify genes for inherited defects. ..
  7. PRESBYCUSIS--BIOMEDICAL RISK FACTORS
    GEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Knowing whether cardiovascular disease or its precursors are co-factors in the pathogenesis of certain types of presbycusis will allow a rational approach to prevention and possible treatment...