unilateral hearing loss

Summary

Summary: Partial or complete hearing loss in one ear.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Amplification considerations for children with minimal or mild bilateral hearing loss and unilateral hearing loss
    Sarah McKay
    Center for Childhood Communication, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Trends Amplif 12:43-54. 2008
  2. ncbi Bilateral or unilateral amplification: is there a difference? A brief tutorial
    George T Mencher
    Dalhousie University and Leridan Associates, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Int J Audiol 45:S3-11. 2006
  3. pmc Consequences of unilateral hearing loss: cortical adjustment to unilateral deprivation
    K A Hutson
    Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3805, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Hear Res 237:19-31. 2008
  4. pmc Assessment of self-selection bias in a pediatric unilateral hearing loss study
    Judith E C Lieu
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:427-33. 2010
  5. pmc Unilateral hearing loss is associated with worse speech-language scores in children
    Judith E C Lieu
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e1348-55. 2010
  6. ncbi Clinical practice for children with mild bilateral and unilateral hearing loss
    Elizabeth M Fitzpatrick
    Audiology Speech Language Pathology Program, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8M5, Ontario
    Ear Hear 31:392-400. 2010
  7. ncbi Consensus statements on the BAHA system: where do we stand at present?
    Ad F M Snik
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 195:2-12. 2005
  8. ncbi Reconnecting neuronal networks in the auditory brainstem following unilateral deafening
    Robert Benjamin Illing
    Neurobiological Research Laboratory, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Freiburg, D 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Hear Res 206:185-99. 2005
  9. ncbi Unilateral deafness after acoustic neuroma surgery: subjective hearing handicap and the effect of the bone-anchored hearing aid
    Henrik Terkel Andersen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hellerup, Denmark
    Otol Neurotol 27:809-14. 2006
  10. ncbi Asymmetry of temporal processing in listeners with normal hearing and unilaterally deaf subjects
    Yvonne S Sininger
    Division of Head and Neck Surgery, University of California Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine, 62 132 Center for the Health Sciences, Los Angeles 90095 1624, USA
    Ear Hear 29:228-38. 2008

Detail Information

Publications188 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Amplification considerations for children with minimal or mild bilateral hearing loss and unilateral hearing loss
    Sarah McKay
    Center for Childhood Communication, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Trends Amplif 12:43-54. 2008
    Children with minimal or mild bilateral hearing loss and unilateral hearing loss are at higher risk for academic, speech-language, and social-emotional difficulties than their normal hearing peers...
  2. ncbi Bilateral or unilateral amplification: is there a difference? A brief tutorial
    George T Mencher
    Dalhousie University and Leridan Associates, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Int J Audiol 45:S3-11. 2006
  3. pmc Consequences of unilateral hearing loss: cortical adjustment to unilateral deprivation
    K A Hutson
    Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3805, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Hear Res 237:19-31. 2008
    The effect of unilateral hearing loss on 2-deoxyglucose (2-DG) uptake in the central auditory system was studied in postnatal day 21 gerbils...
  4. pmc Assessment of self-selection bias in a pediatric unilateral hearing loss study
    Judith E C Lieu
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:427-33. 2010
    To examine the differences between participants and nonparticipants in a study of children with unilateral hearing loss that might contribute to selection bias.
  5. pmc Unilateral hearing loss is associated with worse speech-language scores in children
    Judith E C Lieu
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e1348-55. 2010
    To determine whether children with unilateral hearing loss (UHL) demonstrate worse language skills than their siblings with normal hearing, and whether children with UHL are more likely to receive extra assistance at school.
  6. ncbi Clinical practice for children with mild bilateral and unilateral hearing loss
    Elizabeth M Fitzpatrick
    Audiology Speech Language Pathology Program, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8M5, Ontario
    Ear Hear 31:392-400. 2010
    Historically, children with mild bilateral and unilateral hearing loss have been reported to experience difficulties related to language and academic functioning...
  7. ncbi Consensus statements on the BAHA system: where do we stand at present?
    Ad F M Snik
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 195:2-12. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi Reconnecting neuronal networks in the auditory brainstem following unilateral deafening
    Robert Benjamin Illing
    Neurobiological Research Laboratory, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Freiburg, D 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Hear Res 206:185-99. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi Unilateral deafness after acoustic neuroma surgery: subjective hearing handicap and the effect of the bone-anchored hearing aid
    Henrik Terkel Andersen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hellerup, Denmark
    Otol Neurotol 27:809-14. 2006
    ..To evaluate the subjective hearing handicap in patients with unilateral deafness after acoustic neuroma surgery and the effect of the Bone-anchored Hearing Aid (BAHA) on test band...
  10. ncbi Asymmetry of temporal processing in listeners with normal hearing and unilaterally deaf subjects
    Yvonne S Sininger
    Division of Head and Neck Surgery, University of California Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine, 62 132 Center for the Health Sciences, Los Angeles 90095 1624, USA
    Ear Hear 29:228-38. 2008
    ..The purpose of experiment 2 is to determine if any compensation for loss of function is seen in persons with early unilateral deafness...
  11. ncbi Idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss in the only hearing ear: patient characteristics and hearing outcome
    Nador Stahl
    ENT Clinic, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:193-5. 2006
    ..To determine the otological outcome in patients with idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss (ISSHL) in their only hearing ear...
  12. ncbi The evidence base for the application of contralateral bone anchored hearing aids in acquired unilateral sensorineural hearing loss in adults
    D M Baguley
    Audiology Department, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol 31:6-14. 2006
    ..It is perhaps only appropriate to insert a BAHA peg at the time of vestibular schwanoma tumour excision in patients with good preoperative hearing, as their hearing handicap increases most...
  13. ncbi Brooke-Spiegler syndrome complicated by unilateral hearing loss
    Lizelotte J M T Parren
    Department of Dermatology, Maastricht University Center for Molecular Dermatology, and GROW School for Oncology and Developmental Biology, University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Dermatol 47:56-9. 2008
    ..One of these neoplasms arose in the meatus externus of the right ear leading to unilateral hearing loss, a complication that has been documented only on few occasions in this disease.
  14. ncbi Localization by unilateral BAHA users
    Jack J Wazen
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:928-32. 2005
    Patients with unilateral hearing loss report difficulty hearing conversation on their impaired side, localizing sound, and understanding of speech in background noise...
  15. ncbi Bone-anchored hearing aids in unilateral inner ear deafness: an evaluation of audiometric and patient outcome measurements
    Myrthe K S Hol
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Otol Neurotol 26:999-1006. 2005
    ..To evaluate the benefit of a bone-anchored hearing aid contralateral routing of sound hearing aid (BAHA CROS hearing aid) in 29 patients with unilateral inner ear deafness...
  16. ncbi Spatial hearing disability after acoustic neuroma removal
    Susan A Douglas
    The Queen s Medical Centre, Derby Road, Nottingham, UK NG7 7UH
    Laryngoscope 117:1648-51. 2007
    ....
  17. ncbi [The auditory late potentials (P300, MMN) in central speech disorders in children]
    Bozena Wiskirska-Woźnica
    Katedra i Klinika Foniatrii i Audiologii AM im K Marcinkowskiego w Poznaniu
    Otolaryngol Pol 58:797-801. 2004
    ..In all patients the normal hearing threshold and the unilateral disturbances in registration of P300 and mismatch negativity (MMN) were found...
  18. ncbi [Sudden unilateral sensorineural hearing loss after carbon monoxide intoxication]
    Teresa Michalska-Piechowiak
    Oddział Otolaryngologiczny, Szpitala im F Raszei w Poznaniu
    Przegl Lek 61:374-6. 2004
    ..Patients who suffer from CO intoxication are at risk of hearing impairment, therefore, there is a need for audiometric follow up in these patients...
  19. pmc Unilateral and mild bilateral hearing loss in children: past and current perspectives
    Anne Marie Tharpe
    Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8242, USA
    Trends Amplif 12:7-15. 2008
    ..The first section addresses unilateral hearing loss. This is followed by a review of the literature on mild bilateral hearing loss...
  20. ncbi Fitting strategies and candidature criteria for unilateral and bilateral hearing aid fittings
    Jürgen Kiessling
    Department of Audiology, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany
    Int J Audiol 45:S53-62. 2006
    ..If there is any doubt about the benefit of bilateral fitting, a trial with bilateral aids should be performed...
  21. ncbi [Analysis of specificity and sensitivity of Polish "Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program"]
    Katarzyna Iwanicka-Pronicka
    Zakład Audiologii, Foniatrii i Laryngologii Instytutu Pomnik Centrum Zdrowia Dziecka, Warszawa
    Otolaryngol Pol 62:88-95. 2008
    ..Newborns are referred to us from neonatal units, the first level in the program. We found that referred children, both with unilateral as well as bilateral referral rating in TEOAE, show a high proportion of false positive results...
  22. ncbi Functional impairments due to unilateral deafness
    Louis W Welsh
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 113:987-93. 2004
    ..The currently recommended methods of remediation for this sensory deficit are discussed, and newer technologies under investigation are examined...
  23. ncbi Auditory and electrophysiological patterns of a unilateral lesion of the lateral lemniscus
    Tae Hee Cho
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology and UCB EA1880, Hopital Neurologique et Neurochirurgical, Lyon, France
    Audiol Neurootol 10:153-8. 2005
    ..The dysfunction of auditory pathways is associated with specific electrophysiological abnormalities that can be assessed by evoked potential recording...
  24. ncbi Does the bone-anchored hearing aid have a complementary effect on audiological and subjective outcomes in patients with unilateral conductive hearing loss?
    Myrthe K S Hol
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Medical Centre St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Audiol Neurootol 10:159-68. 2005
    ..To study the effect of a bone-anchored hearing aid (BAHA) in patients with unilateral conductive hearing loss...
  25. pmc Effect of minimal hearing loss on children's ability to multitask in quiet and in noise
    Brittany McFadden
    Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
    Lang Speech Hear Serv Sch 39:342-51. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to examine the effect of minimal hearing loss (HL) on children's ability to perform simultaneous tasks in quiet and in noise...
  26. ncbi [Susac's syndrome. A rare microangiopathy of cochlea, retina, and brain]
    E Hilgert
    Klinik und Poliklinik Fur Hals, Nasen, Ohrenheilkunde, Klinikum Grosshadern, LMU Munchen
    HNO 54:303-6. 2006
    ..We present a rare case of Susac's syndrome unveiled by audiometry results, MR imaging of the brain, and the ophthalmological findings....
  27. ncbi Amplification in the rehabilitation of unilateral deafness: speech in noise and directional hearing effects with bone-anchored hearing and contralateral routing of signal amplification
    Li Mei Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 0910, USA
    Otol Neurotol 27:172-82. 2006
    ..What specific rehabilitative benefits are observed when the functional ear exhibits normal hearing versus moderate sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL)?..
  28. ncbi Unilateral profound hearing loss and the effect on quality of life after cerebellopontine angle surgery
    Kavitha Subramaniam
    Otolaryngology Department, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:339-46. 2005
    ..To assess patients' quality of life after cerebellopontine angle surgery, and in particular, quality of life related to unilateral profound hearing loss...
  29. ncbi [Complete unilateral vestibulocochlear loss]
    W Wagner
    Klinik für Hals Nasen Ohren Heilkunde, Universitatsklinikum Tubingen
    HNO 54:294-7. 2006
  30. ncbi Two-eared listening in dynamic situations
    Stuart Gatehouse
    MRC Institute of Hearing Research, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, UK
    Int J Audiol 45:S120-4. 2006
    ..We contend that, for both the self-report domain and the psychoacoustical domain, procedures should be more properly representative of the dynamic environments that listeners are routinely exposed to...
  31. ncbi Self reported hearing difficulties following excision of vestibular schwannoma
    Beth McLeod
    MAC Audiology Service, Eastwood, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Audiol 47:420-30. 2008
    ..It was concluded that severe unilateral deafness is a significant disability, requiring more attention in clinical practice, particularly with pre-surgical vestibular schwannoma patients...
  32. ncbi A case of unilateral sensorineural hearing loss caused by a venous malformation of the internal auditory canal
    Hyung Jun Shim
    Department of Otolaryngology, Daegu Fatima Hospital, 576 31 Shinam 4 Dong, Dong Gu, Daegu 701 600, Republic of Korea
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:1479-83. 2007
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first documented case of a VM as a rare cause of a unilateral SNHL in a child...
  33. pmc Hearing screening and diagnostic evaluation of children with unilateral and mild bilateral hearing loss
    Danielle S Ross
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Trends Amplif 12:27-34. 2008
    ..A large fraction of cases of unilateral hearing loss and mild bilateral hearing loss are not currently identified through newborn hearing screening...
  34. ncbi Partial deafness cochlear implantation in children
    Henryk Skarzynski
    Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing, Warsaw, Poland
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:1407-13. 2007
    ..Good hearing preservation and speech perception outcomes have been reported. This study aims to assess partial deafness cochlear implantation in children...
  35. pmc Causation of permanent unilateral and mild bilateral hearing loss in children
    Anne Marie Tharpe
    Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville 37232 8242, Tennessee
    Trends Amplif 12:17-25. 2008
    ....
  36. ncbi Simultaneous and sequential bilateral sudden sensorineural hearing loss: are they different from unilateral sudden sensorineural hearing loss?
    John Xenellis
    ENT Department, Athens University, and Ippokratio and Attiko Hospital, Athens, Greece
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 69:306-10. 2007
    ..To compare bilateral (BSSHL) with unilateral (USSHL) sudden sensorineural hearing loss...
  37. ncbi Bone-anchored hearing aid system application for unilateral congenital conductive hearing impairment: audiometric results
    Sylvia J W Kunst
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Medical Centre St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Otol Neurotol 29:2-7. 2008
    ..To study the audiologic outcome of bone-anchored hearing aid (BAHA) application in patients with congenital unilateral conductive hearing impairment...
  38. ncbi Intralabyrinthine schwannomas: symptoms and managements
    Huan Jia
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Lyon Sud Hospital, Pierre Benite, France
    Auris Nasus Larynx 35:131-6. 2008
    ..To describe the characteristic presentations, radiologic findings and managements of the intralabyrinthine schwannomas...
  39. ncbi Selection strategies for binaural and monaural cochlear implantation
    Ann E Perreau
    The University of Iowa, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 200 Hawkins Drive, 21016 PFP, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Audiol 16:85-93. 2007
    ..The guidelines outline options for implanting one ear only, implanting one ear plus use of a contralateral hearing aid, and implanting both ears...
  40. ncbi Cortical auditory evoked responses from an implanted ear after 50 years of profound unilateral deafness
    Celene McNeill
    Healthy Hearing and Balance Care, NSW, Australia
    Cochlear Implants Int 8:189-99. 2007
    ..Three months after implantation the cortical responses for the two ears were similar, despite more than 50 years of unilateral auditory deprivation. CAEPs measured over time show evidence of binaural interaction and improvements in SRS...
  41. ncbi Bilateral fitting of BAHAs and BAHA fitted in unilateral deaf persons: acoustical aspects
    Stefan Stenfelt
    Department of Signals and Systems, Chalmers University of Technology, Goteborg, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 44:178-89. 2005
    ..Finally, the data showed that the benefit of fitting a BAHA in a unilaterally deaf person, depends on that person's transcranial attenuation...
  42. ncbi Hemodilution therapy with hydroxyethyl starch solution (130/0.4) in unilateral idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss: a dose-finding, double-blind, placebo-controlled, international multicenter trial with 210 patients
    Eckart Klemm
    HNO Klinik Krankenhaus Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    Otol Neurotol 28:157-70. 2007
    ..Obtain and analyze first data on hydroxyethyl starch (HES 130/0.4) as monotherapy in acute idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss (ISSNHL)...
  43. ncbi Audiological evaluation and self-assessed hearing problems in subjects with single-sided congenital external ear malformations and associated conductive hearing loss
    Claudia Priwin
    The Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 46:162-71. 2007
    ..Furthermore, a high degree of hearing difficulty was reported. Therefore, active treatment, surgery, or hearing amplification, might be considered...
  44. ncbi Treatment of tinnitus with gabapentin: a pilot study
    David L Witsell
    Division of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Otol Neurotol 28:11-5. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of gabapentin (Neurontin) improve the disease-specific quality of life in patients with moderate tinnitus...
  45. ncbi Sudden sensorineural hearing loss and antiphospholipid syndrome
    Natasha M Wiles
    Department of Otolaryngology, Guys and St Thomas NHS Trust, Lambeth Palace Road, London SE1 7EH
    Haematologica 91:ECR46. 2006
    ..Life long anticoagulation is necessary to prevent life threatening thrombotic or thromboembolic events...
  46. ncbi Dead regions in the cochlea and enhancement of frequency discrimination: Effects of audiogram slope, unilateral versus bilateral loss, and hearing-aid use
    Karolina Kluk
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3EB, UK
    Hear Res 222:1-15. 2006
    ..One subject with a high-frequency DR in one ear and good hearing in the other ear showed an enhanced DLF in her better ear...
  47. ncbi Preservation of low frequency hearing in partial deafness cochlear implantation (PDCI) using the round window surgical approach
    Henryk Skarzynski
    Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing, Warsaw, Poland
    Acta Otolaryngol 127:41-8. 2007
    ..Successful hearing preservation is possible in individuals with excellent low frequency hearing. This is possible due to the partial insertion of an atraumatic electrode using an atraumatic round window surgical technique...
  48. ncbi Bone-anchored hearing aid modified with directional microphone: do patients benefit?
    K J Blackmore
    Department of Otolaryngology, Freeman Road Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 121:822-5. 2007
    ..This can be improved with a directional microphone. This study compared the quality of life of bone-anchored hearing aid wearers before and after the use of a directional microphone...
  49. ncbi Hyperbaric oxygen treatment restores sudden hearing loss in a patient with Fabry disease
    Markus C Frantz
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Munich, Germany
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 70:210-3. 2008
    ..This case report describes the course of a unilateral sudden hearing loss in a young (15-year-old) male patient and its improvement following hyperbaric oxygen treatment...
  50. ncbi Unusual cases of delayed endolymphatic hydrops
    Pedro Luiz Mangabeira Albernaz
    Associação William House de Otologia and Instituto Israelita de Ensino e Pesquisa Albert Einstein, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Acta Otolaryngol 127:355-9. 2007
    ..They also suggest that this condition probably occurs in patients with congenitally sensitive ears that make them prone to the development of the late hydrops...
  51. ncbi Correlation of hearing screening with developmental outcomes in infants over a 2-year period
    Charlotte Chiong
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, College of Medicine Philippine General Hospital, Philippine National Ear Institute, National Institutes of Health, University of the Philippines, Manila, Philippines
    Acta Otolaryngol 127:384-8. 2007
    ..Evoked otoacoustic emission (OAE) and auditory brainstem response (ABR) results for hearing screening among infants have good concordance. However, good correlation with the Griffiths Developmental Scales remains to be desired...
  52. ncbi Preliminary evidence of asymmetry in uncomfortable loudness levels after unilateral hearing aid experience: evidence of functional plasticity in the adult auditory system
    Kevin J Munro
    School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, UK
    Int J Audiol 45:684-8. 2006
    ..01) when comparing post-fitting ULLs. The underlying mechanism for the asymmetry is unknown but it is consistent with learning induced reorganization within the auditory system...
  53. ncbi Subjective benefit after BAHA system application in patients with congenital unilateral conductive hearing impairment
    Sylvia J W Kunst
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Medical Centre St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Otol Neurotol 29:353-58. 2008
    ..To study whether unilateral Bone-anchored Hearing Aid (BAHA) fitting led to subjective hearing benefit in patients with congenital unilateral conductive hearing impairment...
  54. ncbi Fluctuating corticosteroid-responsive auditory neuropathy/dyssynchrony is suggestive of central nervous system pathology
    Pavan S Mallur
    Department of Otolaryngology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Otol Neurotol 28:1002-4. 2007
    ..To highlight diagnostic and management features of auditory neuropathy/auditory dyssynchrony (AN/DS) due to central demyelinating disorder...
  55. ncbi Understanding speech in noise after correction of congenital unilateral aural atresia: effects of age in the emergence of binaural squelch but not in use of head-shadow
    Lincoln Gray
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA 22801, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:1281-7. 2009
    b>Unilateral hearing loss causes difficulty hearing in noise (the "cocktail party effect") due to absence of redundancy, head-shadow, and binaural squelch...
  56. ncbi [Guidelines and their practical application in congenital hearing loss]
    M Schuster
    Abteilung fur Phoniatrie und Padaudiologie, Klinikum der Universität Erlangen Nürnberg
    Gesundheitswesen 65:566-71. 2003
    ..As part of quality management the purpose of this study is to discuss pedaudiological aspects and results of hearing - impaired children equipped with hearing aids against the background of guidelines from Germany and the US...
  57. ncbi Linear accelerator-based stereotactic radiosurgery for bilateral vestibular schwannomas in patients with neurofibromatosis type 2
    Otto W M Meijer
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Vrije Universiteit University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurosurgery 62:A37-42; discussion A42-3. 2008
    ..In particular, in patients with NF2 who already have unilateral hearing loss, avoidance of hearing loss on the opposite side poses a challenge for RS and SRT...
  58. ncbi Prevalence of hearing loss in Rett syndrome
    Joseph P Pillion
    Department ofAudiology, 707 North Broadway, Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 45:338-43. 2003
    ..Bilateral hearing loss was found in 16 (19.3%) patients and unilateral hearing loss in 13 (16%) patients. Bilateral hearing loss of moderate degree was found in one patient...
  59. ncbi BAHA in children and adolescents with unilateral or bilateral conductive hearing loss: a study of outcome
    Claudia Priwin
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:135-45. 2007
    ..There have been no similar studies in children. Furthermore, a recent meta-analysis of children with unilateral hearing loss (UHL) has shown numerous negative consequences...
  60. ncbi Inter-relationship between different psychoacoustic measures assumed to be related to the cochlear active mechanism
    B C Moore
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Cambridge, England
    J Acoust Soc Am 106:2761-78. 1999
    ..loss attributable to OHC damage; this was based on loudness matches between the two ears of subjects with unilateral hearing loss and was derived using a loudness model...
  61. ncbi Combination therapy (intratympanic dexamethasone + high-dose prednisone taper) for the treatment of idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss
    Alex Battaglia
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, San Diego, CA, USA
    Otol Neurotol 29:453-60. 2008
    Idiopathic Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss (ISSNHL), commonly defined as greater than 20 dB of unilateral hearing loss in at least 3 frequencies occurring within 3 days, has a reported incidence of 5 to 20 per 100,000 patients per year...
  62. ncbi Otologic management in children with the CHARGE association
    U K Shah
    Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 44:139-47. 1998
    ....
  63. ncbi [Acoustic neuroma: clinical-functional finding, results and surgical complication]
    A Quaranta
    Clinica Otorinolaringoiatrica I, Dipartimento di Oftalmologia e Otorinolaringoiatria,
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 21:1-20. 2001
    ..At times AN presents atypical symptoms and can even be asymptomatic. Sudden onset of unilateral hearing loss, acute vertigo, persistent monolateral tinnitus and even isolated symptoms of the V or VI cranial nerve ..
  64. ncbi Classification of childhood hearing impairment: implications for rehabilitation in developing countries
    Bolajoko O Olusanya
    Department of Paediatrics, Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria
    Disabil Rehabil 26:1221-8. 2004
    ..To ascertain the rehabilitation needs of hearing impaired school entrants in developing countries based on current criteria for evaluating classification of childhood hearing impairment...
  65. ncbi Basilar membrane nonlinearity and loudness
    R S Schlauch
    Department of Communication Disorders, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 103:2010-20. 1998
    ..were made also between BM I/O functions and ones derived from loudness matches for persons with unilateral hearing loss simulated by broadband noise...
  66. ncbi Etiologic and audiologic evaluations after universal neonatal hearing screening: analysis of 170 referred neonates
    Frank Declau
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, and Communication Disorders, University Hospital Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10, B 2650 Edegem, Belgium
    Pediatrics 121:1119-26. 2008
    ..The goal was to clarify the audiologic aspects and causes of congenital hearing loss in children who failed universal neonatal hearing screening...
  67. ncbi Traces of perilymph detected in epipharyngeal fluid: perilymphatic fistula as a cause of sudden hearing loss diagnosed with beta-trace protein (prostaglandin D synthase) immunoelectrophoresis
    G Bachmann
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Neurology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Laryngol Otol 115:132-5. 2001
    ..We present a case with sudden unilateral hearing loss associated with a positive beta-trace protein test of an epipharyngeal fluid sample...
  68. ncbi Diagnosis and management of intralabyrinthine schwannomas
    J D Green
    Jacksonville Hearing and Balance Institute, Florida 32207, USA
    Laryngoscope 109:1626-31. 1999
    ....
  69. ncbi Two cases of trisomy 16 mosaicism ascertained postnatally
    Claudine Rieubland
    Genetic Health Services Victoria, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Am J Med Genet A 149:1523-8. 2009
    ..2 was born with IUGR, significant craniofacial and body asymmetry, asymmetric skin hyperpigmentation, unilateral hearing loss, scoliosis, VSD, unexplained dilated cardiomyopathy, feeding difficulties, failure to thrive, and ..
  70. ncbi [Long-term results of stapedectomy in pediatric patients]
    I Krzeska-Malinowska
    Katedra i Klinika Otolaryngologii Akademii Medycznej, Warszawie
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 19:420-2. 2005
    ..Material is based on 14 pediatric patients, age 7-14 y. 12 of them had bilateral, 2 unilateral hearing loss. Together 26 ears...
  71. ncbi Antiphospholipid inner ear syndrome
    Debbie Aviva Mouadeb
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:879-83. 2005
    ..This study was initiated to clarify the possible association between antiphospholipid antibodies, mediators of microthrombus formation, and sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) of unknown origin in a large cohort of patients...
  72. ncbi Evaluation of pediatric sensorineural hearing loss with magnetic resonance imaging
    John E McClay
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 73235 9035, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:945-52. 2008
    ..To evaluate the incidence and type of intracranial and inner ear abnormalities in children with sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) identified with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and stratified by the degree and type of SNHL...
  73. ncbi Vestibular schwannoma in the only hearing ear: cochlear implant or auditory brainstem implant?
    Richard Ramsden
    Department of Otolaryngology, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Otol Neurotol 26:261-4. 2005
    ....
  74. ncbi Prognostic value of initial electronystagmography findings in idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss without vertigo
    Makiko Junicho
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toyama, Toyama, Japan
    Otol Neurotol 29:905-9. 2008
    ..We used electronystagmography (ENG) to characterize recurrent hearing loss and its progression to definite Ménière's disease in patients with idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSHL) without subjective vertigo...
  75. pmc Primary temporal bone secretory meningioma presenting as chronic otitis media
    T A T Marcelissen
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, P O Box 5800, 6202 AZ, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 265:843-6. 2008
    ..A 56-year old female patient presented to us with a history of a chronic otitis media and unilateral hearing loss. Diagnostic investigations revealed a tumor arising from the temporal bone without signs of intracranial ..
  76. ncbi Clinical variability of Waardenburg-Shah syndrome in patients with proximal 13q deletion syndrome including the endothelin-B receptor locus
    Beyhan Tuysuz
    Department of Pediatric Genetics, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Med Genet A 149:2290-5. 2009
    ..had hypopigmentation of the irides and HSCR, Patient 2 had prominent bicolored irides and mild bilateral hearing loss, and Patient 3 had only mild unilateral hearing loss. These data contribute new insights into the pathogenesis of WS4.
  77. ncbi Autism and hearing loss
    U Rosenhall
    Department of Audiology, Karolinska Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Autism Dev Disord 29:349-57. 1999
    ..Mild to moderate hearing loss was diagnosed in 7.9% and unilateral hearing loss in 1.6% of those who could be tested appropriately...
  78. ncbi Anterior inferior cerebellar artery syndrome: fact or fiction
    A L McDermott
    Department of Otolaryngology, University Hospital Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 28:75-80. 2003
    ..There was a statistically significant association with unilateral hearing loss and type II and III AICA loops (P = 0.016 and P = 0.006 respectively)...
  79. ncbi [Glomus tumor of the temporal bone]
    M N Skøtt
    Odense Universitetshospital, Øre naese halsafdelingen
    Ugeskr Laeger 160:5194-5. 1998
    ..The most frequent symptoms are pulsatile tinnitus, unilateral hearing loss, aural fullness and paresis of the vagal nerve or other lower cranial nerves...
  80. ncbi Primary T-cell CNS lymphoma presenting with leptomeningeal spread and neurolymphomatosis
    Netta Levin
    Leslie and Michael Gaffin Center for Neuro Oncology, Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurooncol 90:77-83. 2008
    ..pressure with 6th nerve palsy; headache and bilateral 3rd nerve palsy; mononeuritis multiplex and unilateral hearing loss; bilateral 7th nerve paralysis and bilateral uveitis...
  81. ncbi Is microvascular compression of the vestibulocochlear nerve a cause of unilateral hearing loss?
    Femke van der Steenstraten
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:248-52. 2007
    ....
  82. ncbi Modulation detection interference in listeners with normal and impaired hearing
    Sid P Bacon
    Department of Speech and Hearing Science, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1908, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 45:392-402. 2002
    ..Nine listeners had normal hearing, 4 had a bilateral hearing loss, and 4 had a unilateral hearing loss; those with a unilateral loss were tested in both ears...
  83. ncbi Using otoacoustic emissions to screen for hearing loss in early childhood care settings
    William D Eiserman
    Utah State University, United States
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:475-82. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to screen underserved children <or=3 years of age for hearing loss using otoacoustic emissions (OAE) technology and to systematically document multi-step screening and diagnostic outcomes...
  84. ncbi Diagnostic delays in vestibular schwannoma
    H Teppo
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Kanta Hame Central Hospital, Hameenlinna, Finland
    J Laryngol Otol 123:289-93. 2009
    ..We evaluated such diagnostic delays and their impact on tumour size and on pre- and post-treatment morbidity, in a relatively recent patient series...
  85. ncbi Susac syndrome: retinocochleocerebral vasculopathy
    Jarmila Szilasiova
    Medical School, Department of Neurology, FNsP, Trieda SNP 1, 040 11 Kosice, Slovak Republic
    Croat Med J 45:338-43. 2004
    ..We report a case of a 30-year-old man with Susac syndrome. The patient initially suffered from unilateral hearing loss associated with peripheral vestibular syndrome, and followed with recurrent arterial retinal occlusions ..
  86. ncbi Untreated vestibular schwannomas: vertigo is a powerful predictor for health-related quality of life
    Erling Myrseth
    Department of Neurosurgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Jonas Lies vei, Bergen, Norway
    Neurosurgery 59:67-76; discussion 67-76. 2006
    ....
  87. ncbi [Epidemiological data of patients with sudden hearing loss -- a retrospective study over a period of three years]
    E A Ziegler
    Universitätsklinik für Hals, Nasen und Ohrenheilkunde, Mainz
    Laryngorhinootologie 82:4-8. 2003
    ..11- 6 years; 52 % male, 48 % female) admitted during the last three years for treatment of sudden unilateral hearing loss are statistically evaluated...
  88. ncbi Bilateral hearing results of 751 unilateral stapedotomies evaluated with the Glasgow benefit plot
    V Kisilevsky
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Laryngol Otol 124:482-9. 2010
    ..We also aimed to analyse the effect of pre-operative hearing impairment type on post-stapedotomy hearing...
  89. ncbi [Mondini dysplasia: traumatic cerebrospinal fluid otorrhea with meningitis]
    H Kaftan
    Klinik und Poliklinik Fur Hals, Nasen und Ohrenkrankheiten, Kopf und Hals Chirurgie, Ernst Moritz Arndt Universitat Greifswald
    HNO 54:624-7. 2006
    ..If there is no CSF leak but a unilateral hearing loss, the condition may go undiagnosed for years...
  90. ncbi A mutational analysis of the SLC26A4 gene in Spanish hearing-impaired families provides new insights into the genetic causes of Pendred syndrome and DFNB4 hearing loss
    Alejandra Pera
    Unidad de Genetica Molecular, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Hum Genet 16:888-96. 2008
    ..could be characterized in 18 families (27%), whereas a single mutated allele was found in a patient with unilateral hearing loss and EVA in the same ear...
  91. ncbi Vascular loops causing otological symptoms: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    N K Chadha
    Department of ENT, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Exeter, Devon, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol 33:5-11. 2008
    ..To determine evidence for a relationship between vascular loops in contact with the vestibulocochlear nerve (CN VIII) and otological symptoms...
  92. ncbi Tonotopic changes in GABA receptor expression in guinea pig inferior colliculus after partial unilateral hearing loss
    S Dong
    Discipline of Physiology M311, School of Biomedical Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Brain Res 1342:24-32. 2010
    ..The results strengthen the notion of a causal link between reduced GABRA1 expression and neural hyperactivity in central auditory nuclei and provide a possible mechanism for the development of phantom auditory sensations, or tinnitus...
  93. ncbi Kimmerle's anomaly as a possible causative factor of chronic tension-type headaches and neurosensory hearing loss: case report and literature review
    Ephrosyni Koutsouraki
    First Department of Neurology, AHEPA Hospital, School of Medicine, Aristotelian University, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Int J Neurosci 120:236-9. 2010
    ..and neurosensory-type hearing loss in a patient with a known history of headaches and accompanied unilateral hearing loss. The headaches demonstrated the characteristics of the chronic tension-type; the audiometric ..
  94. ncbi [The benefit of systematic hearing screening of school-age children]
    M H Cao-Nguyen
    Service d ORL et de Chirurgie Cervico faciale, Département des neurosciences cliniques HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 9:1780, 1782-4. 2013
    ..If language acquisition is possible with only one ear, even a unilateral hearing loss can be the cause of learning difficulties at school...
  95. ncbi Increased amplitudes of distortion product otoacoustic emissions in patients with unilateral acoustic neuroma
    Haralampos Gouveris
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Mainz Medical School, Mainz, Germany
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 66:302-5. 2004
    ....
  96. ncbi Delayed endolymphatic hydrops as a clinical entity
    Tamio Kamei
    Gunma University School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology, Maebashi, Japan
    Int Tinnitus J 10:137-43. 2004
    ..However, no such surgical treatment is available for the contralateral type...
  97. ncbi Tuberculous meningitis-induced unilateral sensorineural hearing loss: a temporal bone study
    Chen Chieh Kuan
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Acta Otolaryngol 127:553-7. 2007
    ..The progression of hearing loss resembles that of bacterial meningitis and shares attributes of retrocochlear SNHL...
  98. ncbi Late-onset unilateral auditory neuropathy/dysynchrony: a case study
    Andrew Stuart
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858 4353, USA
    J Am Acad Audiol 20:172-9. 2009
    ..Auditory neuropathy/dysynchrony (AN/AD) typically develops early in life and is bilateral in nature...
  99. pmc Fate of sudden deafness occurring in the only hearing ear: outcomes and timing to consider cochlear implantation
    Seung Su Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 25:283-6. 2010
    ....
  100. ncbi Cost analysis of asymmetric sensorineural hearing loss investigations
    Yushan L Wilson
    Department of Otolaryngology, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:1832-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to critically evaluate the typical cost of asymmetrical sensorineural hearing loss (ASNHL) work-up, and to compare the positive predictive value from this common presenting symptom...
  101. pmc Residual inhibition functions overlap tinnitus spectra and the region of auditory threshold shift
    Larry E Roberts
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience, and Behaviour, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, Canada, L8S 4K1
    J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 9:417-35. 2008
    ..Hearing thresholds measured in age-matched control subjects without tinnitus implicated hearing loss as a factor in tinnitus, although elevated thresholds alone were not sufficient to cause tinnitus...

Research Grants15

  1. Central responses to reversible unilateral deafening
    David Gooler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The hypothesis is that hearing sensitivity and frequency selectivity will be poorer with unilateral hearing loss than with intact binaural hearing; responses to monaural stimulation but with intact hearing are expected ..
  2. AUDITORY DEVELOPMENT IN EARLY-AMPLIFIED CHILDREN
    Yvonne Sininger; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  3. EFFECTS OF ASYMMETRIC HEARING IN ACOUSTIC LISTENERS AND COCHLEAR IMPLANT USERS
    Jill B Firszt; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..1, we identify the sources of variability contributing to outcomes observed in adults and children with unilateral hearing loss. Understanding this variability could improve counseling and treatment options for patients...
  4. DEVELOPMENT AND PLASTICITY IN NORMAL AND IMPAIRED EARS
    Joseph W Hall; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The binaural experiments are aimed at testing how a long history of unilateral hearing loss affects the ability of the brain to analyze and weight information from the two ears...
  5. Unilateral Hearing Loss in Children
    JUDITH LIEU; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Unilateral hearing loss (UHL) in school-aged children has an estimated prevalence of 1/1000 to over 5%. The prevalence of UHL in newborns is estimated to be 0.4/1000 to 3.4%...
  6. CONFERENCE ON BINAURAL HEARING AND HEARING LOSS
    Richard Tyler; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Nearly all hearing loss is bilateral, and even unilateral hearing loss results in deficits in binaural hearing. Hearing aids manufacturers now have binaural fitting algorithms...
  7. Adaptation to Unilateral Hearing Loss in Humans: Cortical and Perceptual Effects
    Peter Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. BRAILLE READING & ADAPTIVE PLASTICITY IN THE HUMAN BRAIN
    Harold Burton; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In all experiments blood oxygen level dependent response dynamics in visual and selective non-visual areas will be quantitatively analyzed and correlated with performance to determine likely causal relationships. ..
  9. Identification and characterization of the DFNB17 gene
    John Greinwald; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  10. MODULATION OF NEURONAL RESPONSES IN SOMATOSENSORY CORTEX
    Harold Burton; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  11. TEMPORAL PROPERTIES OF AUDITORY MASKING
    SID BACON; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The primary goal of this line of research is to gain a better understanding of the processing underlying this change in response growth. ..
  12. CENTRAL AUDITORY FUNCTION IN ADULTS WITH HEARING LOSS
    Jill Firszt; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  13. Lateral Asymmetry in the Human Auditory System
    Yvonne S Sininger; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Subjects will be normally hearing, right handed, young adults and those with unilateral hearing loss (UHL). An equal number of males and females will be evaluated...
  14. Early Development of Auditory Temporal Processing
    Lincoln Gray; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  15. Stimulus Uncertainty in a "Cocktail Party" Environment
    Patti Johnstone; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..It is hypothesized that masking and SRM will increase when informational masking is maximized. ..