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pure tone audiometry
Summary: Measurement of hearing based on the use of pure tones of various frequencies and intensities as auditory stimuli.
Publications233 found, 100 shown here
- A middle ear implant, the Symphonix Vibrant Soundbridge: retrospective study of the first 125 patients implanted in FranceOlivier Sterkers
Hôpital Beaujon AP HP, INSERM EMI U0112, Faculte Xavier Bichat, Universite Paris, Clichy, France
Otol Neurotol 24:427-36. 2003..A retrospective study was performed to assess the overall level of satisfaction of implanted patients and to investigate the potential determinants of postoperative success...
- Volterra Slice otoacoustic emissions recorded using maximum length sequences from patients with sensorineural hearing lossJessica de Boer
MRC Institute of Hearing Research, Royal South Hants Hospital, Southampton Outstation, Brintons Terrace Mailpoint OAU, Southampton SO14 0YG, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Hear Res 219:121-36. 2006..The findings suggest that VS OAEs may provide a better diagnostic and monitoring tool for hearing loss at high frequencies than the conventional DNL CEOAE...
- Hearing loss in Turner syndromeNoriko Morimoto
Department of Otolaryngology, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
J Pediatr 149:697-701. 2006..To address the characteristics of hearing loss in patients with Turner syndrome (TS), we evaluated hearing levels of patients with TS and analyzed causative factors...
- Pure tone audiometry in childrenYusuf Kemal Kemaloglu
Department of ENT HNS, Ankara, Turkey
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 69:209-14. 2005Our purpose was to evaluate performance of the children on pure tone audiometry (PTA), and role of age, concentration level (CL) and otitis media with effusion (OME) in testing process.
- Congenital middle ear cholesteatomas in children: our experience in 34 casesVincent Darrouzet
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital of Bordeaux, France
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:34-40. 2002..To evaluate clinical data, extensions, residual disease rate, and functional results in cases of congenital cholesteatoma in pediatric patients compared with cases of acquired forms...
- Progressive auditory neuropathy in patients with Leber's hereditary optic neuropathyB Ceranic
Department of Neuro otology, Box 127, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London WC1 3BG, UK
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:626-30. 2004..To investigate auditory neural involvement in patients with Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON)...
- Benefits of amplification for speech recognition in background noiseChristopher W Turner
Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 112:1675-80. 2002....
- Aided perception of /s/ and /z/ by hearing-impaired childrenPatricia G Stelmachowicz
Boys Town National Research Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
Ear Hear 23:316-24. 2002..The overall goal of this study was to determine the accuracy with which hearing-impaired children can detect the inflectional morphemes /s/ and /z/ when listening to speech through hearing aids...
- Preliminary results with the AVR ImpaCt frequency-transposing hearing aidH J McDermott
Co-operative Research Centre for Cochlear Implant and Hearing Aid Innovation and the Department of Otolaryngology, The University of Melbourne, East Melbourne, Australia
J Am Acad Audiol 12:121-7. 2001..In that test, the ImpaCt aids were programmed to attenuate parts of the noise. The decreased sentence recognition may have resulted from this program, which effectively reduced the bandwidth of the ImpaCt aids...
- The effect of speech presentation level on measurement of auditory acclimatization to amplified speechKevin J Munro
Institute of Sound and Vibration Research, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom
J Acoust Soc Am 114:484-95. 2003..The results confirm the presence of acclimatization. In addition, the results show that acclimatization is evident at the higher presentation levels but not at the lowest...
- Effect of stimulus bandwidth on the perception of /s/ in normal- and hearing-impaired children and adultsP G Stelmachowicz
Boys Town National Research Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 110:2183-90. 2001..For the male talker, optimum performance was reached at a bandwidth of approximately 4-5 kHz, whereas optimum performance for the female and child talkers did not occur until a bandwidth of 9 kHz...
- Using transposition to improve consonant discrimination and detection for listeners with severe high-frequency hearing lossJoanna D Robinson
Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Cambridge, UK
Int J Audiol 46:293-308. 2007..The perception of affricates was consistently improved. Averaged across subjects, the detection of word-final 's' and 'z' was significantly improved, with five subjects improving significantly individually...
- Linear and nonlinear hearing aid fittings--2. Patterns of candidatureStuart Gatehouse
MRC Institute of Hearing Research, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
Int J Audiol 45:153-71. 2006..Patterns of candidature include measures beyond auditory function in the domains of cognitive capacity and auditory ecology...
- Tonotopic organization and parcellation of auditory cortex in the FM-bat Carollia perspicillataK H Esser
Abteilung Neurobiologie, Universitat Ulm, Germany
Eur J Neurosci 11:3669-82. 1999....
- Frequency-compression outcomes in listeners with steeply sloping audiogramsAndrea Simpson
Department of Otolaryngology, The University of Melbourne, Australia
Int J Audiol 45:619-29. 2006..In conclusion, the experimental frequency-compression scheme provided only limited benefit to these listeners with steeply sloping hearing losses...
- Chloroquine gestational use in systemic lupus erythematosus: assessing the risk of child ototoxicity by pure tone audiometryE F Borba
Rheumatology Division, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
Lupus 13:223-7. 2004..b>Pure tone audiometry was performed in all children and high and low frequency threshold means were compared to evaluate the ..
- Effects of stimulus level on the speech perception abilities of children using cochlear implants or digital hearing aidsLisa S Davidson
Central Institute for the Deaf, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
Ear Hear 27:493-507. 2006....
- Characteristics of hearing loss in HDR (hypoparathyroidism, sensorineural deafness, renal dysplasia) syndromeMarjolein A J van Looij
Department of ENT, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Audiol Neurootol 11:373-9. 2006..b>Pure tone audiometry, speech audiometry, speech in noise, auditory brainstem responses and transiently evoked otoacoustic ..
- Sensorineural hearing loss in Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndromeFrank G Ondrey
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Laryngoscope 116:1873-6. 2006....
- Acoustic analysis of speech through a hearing aid: perceptual effects of changes with two-channel compressionLouise Hickson
Communication Disability in Ageing Research Unit, Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Queensland, Australia
J Am Acad Audiol 14:414-26. 2003....
- Behavioral audiometry: protocols for measuring hearing thresholds in babies aged 4-18 monthsMonique Delaroche
Pediatric Audiology Unit, CHU Pellegrin, Bordeaux, France
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 68:1233-43. 2004..This paper provides the first report in English of original behavioral audiometry protocols for measuring hearing thresholds in very young children, including the multiply handicapped...
- Combined electroacoustic stimulation in conventional candidates for cochlear implantationChris J James
CHU Purpan, Toulouse, France
Audiol Neurootol 11:57-62. 2006..To report on combined ipsilateral electrical and acoustic stimulation in a subset of conventional candidates for cochlear implantation where preoperative pure tone thresholds were </=60 dB HL for 250 and 500 Hz...
- Audiological evaluation of affected members from a Dutch DFNA8/12 (TECTA) familyRutger F Plantinga
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 8:1-7. 2007..As most test results reflect those found in middle-ear conductive loss in both families, the sensorineural hearing impairment may be characterized as a cochlear conductive hearing impairment...
- Frequency-modulation (FM) technology as a method for improving speech perception in noise for individuals with multiple sclerosisM Samantha Lewis
VA National Center for Rehabilitative Auditory Research, Portland VAMC, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 17:605-16. 2006..Test results revealed significant differences between the unaided and aided conditions at several signal-to-noise ratios...
- Cochlear function in facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophyDimitrios G Balatsouras
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tzanion General Hospital, Piraeus, Greece
Otol Neurotol 28:7-10. 2007..Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD) is commonly associated with high-frequency hearing impairment. Our objective was to evaluate a group of normally hearing patients with FSHD using otoacoustic emissions...
- Temporal bone results and hearing preservation with a new straight electrodeThomas Lenarz
Department of Otolaryngology, Medical University of Hannover, Hannover, Germany
Audiol Neurootol 11:34-41. 2006..These results are very encouraging towards a concept of reliable hearing preservation with cochlear implantation...
- Otolaryngological manifestations of cleidocranial dysplasia, concentrating on audiological findingsAnn Marie B Visosky
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California San Francisco, USA
Laryngoscope 113:1508-14. 2003..The objective of the study was to evaluate the auditory function and head and neck manifestations of patients with cleidocranial dysplasia...
- Evaluation of hearing and cochlear function by DPOAE and audiometric tests in patients with ankylosing spondilitisMuharrem Dagli
Otolaryngology Department, Ankara Numune Research and Training Hospital, Cemal Gursel Caddesi No 48 1 Cebeci, 06600, Ankara, Turkey
Rheumatol Int 27:511-6. 2007..05). There is a damage of outer hair cells in patients with AS, and damaged outer hair cell regions mostly corresponds to the basal and mid-portions of the cochlea...
- Rehabilitation plasticity: influence of hearing aid fitting on frequency discrimination performance near the hearing-loss cut-offD Gabriel
Unité CNRS UMR 5020, Laboratoire Neurosciences et Systemes Sensoriels, CNRS GDR 2213 Prothèses auditives, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon I, 50 Av Tony Garnier, 69366 Lyon, Cedex 07, France
Hear Res 213:49-57. 2006..A correlation between subject's age and alteration in DLF at 1 month was also found, suggesting that plasticity operates faster in younger patients...
- Distortion product otoacoustic emission (DPOAE) in tinnitus patientsE Ozimek
Institute of Acoustics, A Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
J Acoust Soc Am 119:527-38. 2006..The effect of age on the DPOAE level was clearly noted only for the tinnitus patients with clinically normal-hearing thresholds and was ambiguous for the tinnitus patients with hearing loss...
- Advantages of binaural hearing provided through bimodal stimulation via a cochlear implant and a conventional hearing aid: a 6-month comparative studyC Morera
ENT Department Universitary Hospital La Fe, University of Valencia, Spain
Acta Otolaryngol 125:596-606. 2005....
- Audiological characteristics of some affected members of a Dutch DFNA13/COL11A2 familyEls M R De Leenheer
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Medical Center Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 113:922-9. 2004Members of a Dutch DFNA13/COL11A2 family were evaluated with pure tone audiometry, stapedial reflexes, otoacoustic emissions, loudness scaling, difference limen for frequency, gap detection, and speech perception in quiet and noise...
- Effects of glucocorticoid receptor antagonist on CAPs threshold shift due to short-term sound exposure in guinea pigsTakanori Mori
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
Auris Nasus Larynx 31:395-9. 2004..The effects of glucocorticoid receptor (GR) antagonist, mifepristone, on the cochlea sensitivity loss due to short-term sound exposure were studied in the guinea pig...
- Multiple-channel non-linear power hearing instruments for children with severe hearing impairment: long-term follow-upMark C Flynn
Oticon A S, Hellerup, Denmark
Int J Audiol 43:479-85. 2004..While performance increased over time, there was no statistically significant evidence to support continued acclimatization...
- Steady-state response audiometry in a group of patients with steeply sloping sensorineural hearing lossCharles Ballay
Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Laryngoscope 115:1243-6. 2005....
- Distortion product otoacoustic emissions for hearing threshold estimation and differentiation between middle-ear and cochlear disorders in neonatesThomas Janssen
Hals Nasen Ohrenklinik, Technische Universitat Munchen, Ismaningerstrasse 22, D 81675 Munich, Germany
J Acoust Soc Am 117:2969-79. 2005..From a simple model it was concluded that the difference between the estimated DPOAE threshold and the DPOAE detection threshold is able to differentiate between sound conductive and cochlear hearing loss...
- Audiological features of Turner's syndrome in adultsAdam Beckman
Audiology Department, Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London, UK
Int J Audiol 43:533-44. 2004..The results are discussed with reference to previously published studies and to the lack of consensus on comparative definitional terms in audiology...
- Cochlear implantation in an adult patient with auditory neuropathyAkihiro Katada
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Asahikawa Medical College, Japan
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 262:449-52. 2005..Postoperatively, his audiological performance was significantly improved. We conclude that cochlear implantation can be a valid option for patients with auditory neuropathy...
- Binaural-bimodal hearing: concomitant use of a unilateral cochlear implant and a contralateral hearing aidMichal Luntz
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
Acta Otolaryngol 125:863-9. 2005..The benefit obtained with a contralateral hearing aid (HA) in unilateral cochlear implantees improves over time, at least during the first year after implantation...
- Behavioral audiometry: validity of audiometric measurements obtained using the "Delaroche protocol" in babies aged 4--18 months suffering from bilateral sensorineural hearing lossMonique Delaroche
Pediatric Audiology Unit, CHU Pellegrin, Bordeaux, France
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:993-1002. 2006....
- Hearing assessment in pre-school children with speech delayGeorge Psillas
1st Academic ENT Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, AHEPA Hospital 1, Stilponos Kyriakidi St, GR 540 06 Thessaloniki, Greece
Auris Nasus Larynx 33:259-63. 2006..The purpose of this study was to detect any underlying hearing loss among the healthy pre-school children with speech delay...
- Auditory brainstem responses in young males with Fragile X syndromeJoanne Roberts
Frank Porter Graham Child Development InstituteUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 8180, USA
J Speech Lang Hear Res 48:494-500. 2005..In summary, ABRs in young males with FXS were within normal limits...
- Otologics Middle Ear Transducer Ossicular Stimulator: performance results with varying degrees of sensorineural hearing lossHerman A Jenkins
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80202, USA
Acta Otolaryngol 124:391-4. 2004....
- Speech understanding in quiet and noise, with and without hearing aidsMathias Hällgren
Division of Technical Audiology, Department of Neuroscience and Locomotion, Linkoping University, Sweden
Int J Audiol 44:574-83. 2005..There were no age effects on hearing aid benefit. In conclusion, hearing aid use may result in reduced effort in listening tasks that is not associated with improvement in objective scores...
- Speech perception in noise: directional microphones versus frequency modulation (FM) systemsM Samantha Lewis
University of Florida, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 15:426-39. 2004..Directional microphone performance was significantly better than omnidirectional microphone performance. All aided listening conditions were significantly better than the unaided listening condition...
- The effect of presentation level and compression characteristics on sentence recognition in modulated noiseHenrik L Olsen
Unit of Technical and Clinical Audiology, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Danderyd, Sweden
Int J Audiol 43:283-94. 2004..The variability in the results across different compression parameters was related to SNRT in SM noise. The results suggest an inverse relationship between benefit from compression and the severity of the suprathreshold hearing loss..
- Audiometric predictions using stimulus-frequency otoacoustic emissions and middle ear measurementsJohn C Ellison
Boys Town National Research Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Ear Hear 26:487-503. 2005....
- The 500 Hz masking-level difference and word recognition in multitalker babble for 40- to 89-year-old listeners with symmetrical sensorineural hearing lossRichard H Wilson
James H Quillen VA Medical Center, Mountain Home, Tennessee 37684, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 16:367-82. 2005..8 dB (80- to 89-year-old group) poorer for the older listeners with hearing loss. Neither pure-tone thresholds nor word-recognition abilities in quiet accurately predicted word-recognition performance in multitalker babble...
- Otologic disease in turner syndromeIngeborg J M Dhooge
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
Otol Neurotol 26:145-50. 2005..This study involved the assessment of the otologic and audiologic characteristics of a group of patients with Turner syndrome...
- Auditory deprivation in adults with asymmetric, sensorineural hearing impairmentCarol A Silverman
Communication Sciences Program, Hunter College, CUNY, 425 East 25th St, New York, NY 10010, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 17:747-62. 2006....
- The minimum speech test battery in profound unilateral hearing lossE W Sargent
Divisions of Otology and Neurotology, St. Louis University, MO 63110, USA
Otol Neurotol 22:480-6. 2001..CONCLUSIONS: The MSTB may be useful in measuring the hearing difficulty of patients with monaural hearing...
- Evaluation of a cognitive test battery in young and elderly normal-hearing and hearing-impaired personsM Hallgren
Department of Neuroscience and Locomotion, Linkoping University, Sweden
J Am Acad Audiol 12:357-70. 2001..The test battery has proven useful in assessing the relative contribution of different input signals and the effects of age, hearing impairment, and visual contribution on functions important for speech processing...
- Application of frequency importance functions to directivity for prediction of benefit in uniform fieldsTodd A Ricketts
Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center for Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Ear Hear 26:473-86. 2005....
- Preoperative functional assessment of auditory cortex in adult cochlear implant usersP S Roland
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas 75390-9035, USA
Laryngoscope 111:77-83. 2001..These data suggest that functional brain imaging provides a useful tool for exploring the responsiveness of the auditory cortex in cochlear implant candidates...
- A test to measure subjective and objective speech intelligibilityGabrielle H Saunders
National Center for Rehabilitative Auditory Research, Portland, Oregon 97207, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 13:38-49. 2002..These findings suggest that the measure is potentially a valuable clinical tool...
- Distribution of hearing loss characteristics in a clinical populationRobert H Margolis
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Ear Hear 29:524-32. 2008..This study was designed to characterize a large database of audiometric records from an academic health center Audiology clinic for the purpose of determining the distributions of hearing loss configuration, severity, and site of lesion...
- Children's speech recognition scores: the Speech Intelligibility Index and proficiency factors for age and hearing levelSusan D Scollie
School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
Ear Hear 29:543-56. 2008..Proficiency corrections for age and hearing loss were explored...
- Effects of expansion algorithms on speech reception thresholdsChristi L Wise
Dynamic Hearing Pty Ltd, Richmond, Victoria, Australia
J Am Acad Audiol 19:147-57. 2008..The current practice of prescribing expansion algorithms based on hearing thresholds alone is questioned, and other rationales are discussed...
- The contribution of family history to hearing loss in an older populationCatherine M McMahon
Centre for Language Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Ear Hear 29:578-84. 2008....
- Pure-tone threshold description of an elderly French screened populationCatherine Blanchet
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Hopital Gui de Chauliac, France
Otol Neurotol 29:432-40. 2008..To establish age- and sex-adjusted normative hearing thresholds based on results of subjects free of noise and ototoxic drug exposure and to compare them with hearing thresholds of exposed (E) subjects...
- Audiologic aspects of the search for DFNA20: a gene causing late-onset, progressive, sensorineural hearing lossJ L Elfenbein
Department of Audiology and Speech Sciences, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
Ear Hear 22:279-88. 2001..The locus of the gene, the 20th for autosomal dominant hearing loss, is at band 17q25 of chromosome 17...
- Contralateral suppression of transient evoked otoacoustic emissions in patients with cerebello-pontine angle tumorM A Ferguson
MRC Institute of Hearing Research Clinical Section, University Hospital, Nottingham, England
Ear Hear 22:173-81. 2001....
- No association between hearing loss due to bilateral otitis media with effusion and Denver-II test results in preschool childrenBulent Serbetcioglu
Dokuz Eylul Medical School, Department of Otolaryngology, Inciralti Izmir 35340, Turkey
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:215-22. 2008..In this study, children with an evidently recurrent otitis media were investigated. The present study examines the association between hearing loss versus developmental screening test parameters of preschool children...
- Sensorineural hearing loss in chronic otitis mediaZoltan Papp
University of Debrecen Health Science Center Medical School, Clinic of Otorhinolaryngology, Debrecen, Hungary
Otol Neurotol 24:141-4. 2003..To determine whether chronic suppurative otitis media may cause sensorineural hearing loss...
- Intraoperative ossicular loading with the Otologics fully implantable hearing deviceHerman A Jenkins
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Colorado, Denver, CO, USA
Acta Otolaryngol 127:360-4. 2007....
- The influence of the footplate-perilymph interface on postoperative bone conductionWolfgang Arnold
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Technical University of unich, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Munich, Germany
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:155-7. 2007....
- Factors underlying the speech-recognition performance of elderly hearing-aid wearersLarry E Humes
Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, Indiana University, Bloomington 47405, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 112:1112-32. 2002..The latter approach proved to be the most successful, accounting for about two-thirds of the variance in speech-recognition performance, with the primary predictive factors being measures of hearing loss and cognitive function...
- Evaluation of an adaptive, directional-microphone hearing aidTodd Ricketts
Dan Maddox Hearing Aid Research Laboratory, Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
Int J Audiol 41:100-12. 2002....
- U.S. Phase I preliminary results of use of the Otologics MET Fully-Implantable Ossicular StimulatorHerman 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...
- User preference and reliability of bilateral hearing aid gain adjustmentsBenjamin W Y Hornsby
Department of Hearing and Speech Science, Dan Maddox Hearing Aid Research Laboratory, Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center, Room 8310 Medical Center East, South Tower, 1215 21st Ave, South, Nashville, TN 37232 8242, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 19:158-70. 2008..Speech testing results, however, showed no significant difference across the different gain settings suggesting that the gain deviations introduced in this study were not large enough to significantly affect speech understanding...
- The factors associated with a self-perceived hearing handicap in elderly people with hearing impairment--results from a community-based studyHsin Pin Chang
Community Medicine Research Center, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
Ear Hear 30:576-83. 2009....
- Evaluation of hearing organ in patients with Turner syndromeWojciech Gawron
University of Wroclaw, Faculty of Medicine ENT Department, ul Chałubinskiego 2, 50 368 Wroclaw, Poland
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:575-9. 2008..The aim of the work was subjective and objective evaluation of hearing organ with an attempt to set the correlation between the results and the genotype of the patients with Turner syndrome (Ts)...
- Audiologic and vestibular findings in a sample of human immunodeficiency virus type-1-infected Mexican children under highly active antiretroviral therapyGerardo C Palacios
Departamento de Infectologia, Hospital de Pediatria, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social IMSS, Cuauhtemoc 330 Colonia Doctores, Delegacion Cuauhtemoc, Mexico City 06720, Mexico
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:1671-81. 2008..The aim of this study was to evaluate audiologic and vestibular disorders in a sample of HIV-1-infected children receiving Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy...
- Vestibular function in auditory neuropathyK Sheykholeslami
Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Tokyo University, Japan
Acta Otolaryngol 120:849-54. 2000..We suggest the use of the term "cochlear neuropathy" to characterize those patients with involvement of only the auditory branch of the VIIIth cranial nerve and its innervation...
- Statistical analysis of pure tone audiometry and caloric test in herpes zoster oticusJin Kim
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Clin Exp Otorhinolaryngol 1:15-9. 2008b>Pure tone audiometry and caloric test in patients with herpes zoster oticus were performed to determine the biologic features of the varicella zoster virus (VZV) and the pathogenesis of vestibulocochlear nerve disease in herpes zoster ..
- Retinal microvascular abnormalities and age-related hearing loss: the Blue Mountains hearing studyGerald Liew
Department of Ophthalmology, Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Australia
Ear Hear 28:394-401. 2007..Microvascular disease may contribute to hearing loss. We tested this hypothesis by examining the relation of retinal microvascular abnormalities and hearing loss...
- Improved treatment of sudden hearing loss by specific fibrinogen aphaeresisHeidrun Ullrich
Institute of Transfusion Medicine, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
J Clin Apher 19:71-8. 2004..b>Pure tone audiometry was carried out immediately before and after each aphaeresis as well as at 2 and 4 weeks and 6 months after ..
- [Transient evoked otoacustic emission in children with juvenile idiopatic arthritis]Piotr Muszyński
Katedra i Klinika Otolaryngologii Collegium Medicum Uniwersytetu Jagiellońskiego w Krakowie
Otolaryngol Pol 61:972-8. 2007..This study was preceded by examination of hearing with pure tone audiometry, speech audiometry, high frequency audiometry and impedance audiometry...
- Comparison of pure-tone audiometry analysis in sudden hearing loss studies: lack of agreement for different outcome measuresStefan K Plontke
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Tübingen Hearing Research Center THRC, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
Otol Neurotol 28:753-63. 2007..Different methods of pure-tone audiometry analysis in sudden hearing loss studies show a lack of agreement with respect to outcome, and the choice of outcome measure influences sample size calculation...
- Transient-evoked otoacoustic emissions in a group of professional singers who have normal pure-tone hearing thresholdsAbdul Latif Hamdan
American University of Beirut Medical Center, Hamra, Beirut, Lebanon
Ear Hear 29:360-77. 2008....
- Patient selection for incus body coupling of a totally implantable middle ear implantHans Peter Zenner
Department of Otolaryngology, The University of Tübingen, Tubingen, Germany
Acta Otolaryngol 123:683-96. 2003..To evaluate audiologic selection criteria for incus body coupling (IBC) of a totally implantable middle ear implant (TI-MEI) for the treatment of sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL)...
- Development of guideline for rating the physical impairment of otolaryngologic fieldChul Won Park
Department of Otolaryngology, College of Medicine, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
J Korean Med Sci 24:S258-66. 2009..Assessment of hearing disturbance and tinnitus required physical examination, pure tone audiometry, speech audiometry, impedance audiometry, brainstem evoked response audiometry, Bekesy audiometry, ..
- Effect on hearing of ganciclovir therapy for asymptomatic congenital cytomegalovirus infection: four to 10 year follow upA Lackner
Department of Neurotology, ENT University Hospital, Graz Medical University, Austria
J Laryngol Otol 123:391-6. 2009..However, preventative therapy of asymptomatic congenital cytomegalovirus disease with ganciclovir is controversial, as side effects such as severe neutropenia may occur during treatment...
- Linear accelerator-based stereotactic radiosurgery for bilateral vestibular schwannomas in patients with neurofibromatosis type 2Otto W M Meijer
Department of Radiation Oncology, Vrije Universiteit University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Neurosurgery 62:A37-42; discussion A42-3. 2008..We studied our treatment results in patients with NF2 with bilateral VS, treated with linear accelerator-based RS and SRT...
- Evidence of subtle auditory deficit in a group of patients recovered from bacterial meningitisMike Mulheran
Medical Research Council, Center for Mechanism of Human Toxicity, Leicester University, Leicester, England, UK
Otol Neurotol 25:302-7. 2004..This study investigated whether postbacterial meningitic patients with no apparent clinical sensorineural hearing loss had any evidence of more subtle subclinical cochlear deficit...
- Familial auditory neuropathyQiuju Wang
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, China People Liberation Army Institute of Otolaryngology, China People Liberation Army General Hospital, Beijing
Laryngoscope 113:1623-9. 2003..Four Chinese pedigrees with familial auditory neuropathy were presented to demonstrate involvement of genetic factors in the etiology of auditory neuropathy...
- Hearing loss in migrant agricultural workersPeter M Rabinowitz
Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program, Yale University School of Medicine, 135 College St, 3rd Floor, New Haven, CT, 06510, USA
J Agromedicine 10:9-17. 2005..Farmers have high rates of hearing loss, yet little is known about the hearing status of migrant agricultural workers. We performed a cross-sectional survey to assess the prevalence and impact of hearing loss in this population...
- Bilateral sensorineural hearing disorders in children: etiology of deafness and evaluation of hearing testsC Walch
ENT Hospital, University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 20, A 8036, Graz, Austria
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 53:31-8. 2000..The purpose of this study was to determine the etiology of bilateral sensorineural hearing disorders in children and to evaluate the performed hearing tests by comparison of the results of the objective and subjective tests...
- Closed tympanoplasty in middle ear cholesteatoma surgeryEugenijus Lesinskas
Clinic of Ear, Nose, Throat and Eye Diseases, Vilnius University, Santariskiu 2, 08406 Vilnius, Lithuania
Medicina (Kaunas) 40:856-9. 2004..To determine the effect of closed tympanoplasty surgery for middle ear cholesteatoma and to compare the postoperative results with the outcomes of canal-wall-down mastoidectomy...
- The aging ear: an otomicroscopic and tympanometric studyNiels Christian Stenklev
ENT Department, University Hospital of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
Acta Otolaryngol 124:69-76. 2004..To analyze changes in tympanometric measures with age and to study some otitis-related issues in the elderly (> or = 60 years) population...
- [Destruction of ossicular chain and its impact on hearing of patients with chronic suppurative otitis media]Fugao Zhu
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Affiliated Hospital of Medical College, Qingdao University, Qingdao, 266003, China
Lin Chung Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi 22:312-4. 2008..To study the characteristic of destructive ossicular chain and to evaluate integrity of ossicular chain and its impact on bone-conduction hearing of patients with chronic suppurative otitis media...
- Speech perception with the ACE and the SPEAK speech coding strategies for children implanted with the Nucleus cochlear implantManuel Manrique
Clinica Universitaria de Navarra, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Avda de Pío XII, 36 31008 Pamplona, Spain
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 69:1667-74. 2005..The aim of this study is to determine whether implanted children using the ACE speech coding strategy demonstrate superior performances compared to implanted children using the SPEAK speech coding strategy over time...
- Prognostic model for predicting hearing recovery in idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing lossLjiljana Cvorovic
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Zemun, Belgrade, Serbia
Otol Neurotol 29:464-9. 2008..To aid in realistic counseling of patients at the time of their first visit concerning their chances for recovery, we created a simple prognostic model for predicting hearing recovery in idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss (ISSHL)...
- [Tinnitus diagnosis and treatment on the basis of our experiences]Jurek Olszewski
Klinika Otolaryngologii i Onkologii Laryngologicznej II Katedry Otolaryngologii UM w Łodzi
Otolaryngol Pol 62:76-81. 2008..The aim of the study was to analise tinnitus diagnosis and treatment on the basis of our experiences...
- Does hearing loss after spinal anesthesia differ between young and elderly patients?Süreyya Gültekin
Department of Anesthesiology, Ministry of Health, Menemen State Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
Anesth Analg 94:1318-20, table of contents. 2002..5% isobaric bupivacaine was administered. Patients were evaluated by pure tone audiometry (LdB [low frequencies], 125-500 Hz; SdB [speech frequencies], 500-2000 Hz; HdB [high frequencies], 2000-..
- Role of oxidative stress in hearing impairment in patients with type two diabetes mellitusI Aladag
Department of ORL, Faculty of Medicine, Gaziosmanpasa University, Tokat, Turkey
J Laryngol Otol 123:957-63. 2009..In the present study, we hypothesised that oxidative stress may be a cause of hearing loss in diabetic patients...
- Current practice, accuracy, effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of the school entry hearing screenJ Bamford
Human Communication and Deafness, University of Manchester, UK
Health Technol Assess 11:1-168, iii-iv. 2007..To describe and analyse in detail current practice of school entry hearing screening (SES) in the UK...
- Otoacoustic emissions, ear fullness and tinnitus in the recovery course of sudden deafnessIeda M Ishida
Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, 65, Tsurumai cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
Auris Nasus Larynx 35:41-6. 2008This study aimed to investigate how the symptoms of ear fullness, tinnitus and otoacoustic emissions (OAE) change in relation to the recovery course of pure tone audiometry thresholds (PTA) in sudden deafness (SD).
- Preoperative speech and pure-tone audiometry in four types of patients with acoustic neuromaThierry Morlet
Univeriste Claude Bernard Lyon I, Neurosciences et Systemes Sensoriels, Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud, Benite Cedex, France and Kresge Hearing Research Laboratory of the South, New Orleans, LA, USA
Am J Otolaryngol 24:297-305. 2003....
- Abnormal electronystagmography in rheumatoid arthritisSema Yilmaz
Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Konya Teaching and Research Center, Baskent University, Turkey
Auris Nasus Larynx 34:307-11. 2007..The aim of this study was to assess the vestibular system in patients with rheumatoid arthritis...
- Prevalence of hearing disorders in Singapore military conscripts: a role for routine audiometry screening?S T Toh
Medical Classification Centre, Ministry of Defence, Central Manpower Base, 3 Depot Road, 03 17, Singapore 109680
Singapore Med J 43:622-7. 2002..To determine the prevalence of hearing disorders in Singapore military conscripts and describe the profile of hearing loss and associated risk factors...
- Molecular Genetics of Nonsyndromic Auditory NeuropathyMARCI LESPERANCE; Fiscal Year: 2009..Routine pure tone audiometry can distinguish conductive from sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL)...
- ATHEROSCLEROSIS AND RISK OF AGE-RELATED MACULOPATHYKAREN CRUICKSHANKS; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- For Hearing Component in the Hispanic Community Health Study (HCHS)Lisa Lavange; Fiscal Year: 2009..hearing examination will include otoscopy, acoustic immittance and both air-conduction and bone-conduction pure tone audiometry. The NHLBI is the representative to the Steering Committee and conducts this role with input from each ..
- Hearing Impairment in Long-Term Type 1 DiabetesDavid S Schade; Fiscal Year: 2013..We propose to utilize both a hearing questionnaire and pure tone audiometry testing to define the auditory capability of the entire DCCT/EDIC cohort, to be compared with the results ..
- CHANGES IN HEARING FOLLOWING DAMAGE TO THE COCHLEAR APEXDavid Moody; Fiscal Year: 1990..Developing test that could better detect such damage is an additional goal of this research...
- SYMPOSIA FOR ASSOCIATION FOR RESEARCH IN OTOLARYNGOLOGYJUDY DUBNO; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Automated Test of Word Recognition - Phase IIRobert Margolis; Fiscal Year: 2006..A pilot study will test the method on a Spanish-language speech-recognition test. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Aging and Speech Communication: A Research ConferenceLarry Humes; Fiscal Year: 2005..It is hoped that by doing so new Insights into the complex nature of the problem might lead to novel approaches to the improvement of speech communication in older adults. ..
- Development of Improved Earphone for Hearing TestingRobert Margolis; Fiscal Year: 2008..In this project an earphone is being developed that can be used in both automated and manual testing and will significantly increase the efficiency, accuracy, and accessibility. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Hearing Loss and the Utility of Speech InformationBenjamin Hornsby; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Aging and temporal processing: A multi-modality studyLarry E Humes; Fiscal Year: 2010..Structural equation modeling will be used to examine the correlations between measures and address the degree to which different modalities share a common temporal processing mechanism that is affected by age. ..
- Aging and Speech Communication: A Research ConferenceLarry Humes; Fiscal Year: 2007..The proposed conference should lead to further progress in understanding and remedying the speech-communication difficulties of older adults. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Presbycusis: Biomedical Risk FactorsGEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Deafness Research Foundation Clinical Research WorkshopGEORGE 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. ..
- Deafness Research Foundation Clinical Research WorkshopGEORGE 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. ..
- HEARING AIDS, COCHLEAR IMPLANTS AND SPEECH RECOGNITIONChristopher Turner; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- 2008 Conference on Cell Replacement in the Inner EarGEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2008..This interchange should invigorate and focus research in inner ear hearing regeneration. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Deafness Research Foundation Clinical Research WorkshopGEORGE 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. ..
- Barany Society XXII Regular Meeting, Seattle, WA USAGEORGE 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. ..
- SEARCH FOR NEW GENES CAUSING NON-SYNDROMIC DEAFNESSXue Liu; Fiscal Year: 2002..This knowledge is an essential prerequisite to the development and provision of molecular diagnostic services for families with NSHL, as well as the further delineation of the functional genomics of the cochlea. ..
- Perception of Competing Talkers by the Hearing-ImpairedCAROL MACKERSIE; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- TEMPORAL PROPERTIES OF AUDITORY MASKINGSID 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. ..
- Longitudinal follow-up of hearing in construction workersNoah Seixas; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Optimizing Hearing Aid Fitting for Older AdultsRobyn Cox; Fiscal Year: 2007..For these individuals, resources presently allocated to hearing aid purchase would be used more effectively for alternate rehabilitation methods. Outcomes of 100 bilateral hearing aid fittings will be evaluated. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Implications of OAE Cochlear Source ContributionTiffany Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2006..4) The role of fine structure (thought to arise from the complex summation of distortion- and reflection-source energy for DPOAEs) in prediction and diagnostic errors will be evaluated. ..
- Training and Reinforcement on HPD UseNoah Seixas; Fiscal Year: 2008..Results will be presented for scientific publication and developed into guidance and training materials for use by the industry and trades. ..
- Speech Production in Phonological ImpairmentBenjamin Munson; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- DEVELOPMENT OF A MIDDLE EAR BALLOON IMPLANTSAUMIL MERCHANT; Fiscal Year: 2003..There is a large market potential for this implant, estimated at over 65,000 devices annually in the U.S. alone. ..
- AUDITORY NEUROBIOLOGY AND BIOPHYSICSDUCK KIM; Fiscal Year: 2002..The information to be obtained from this research should ultimately contribute to improving prosthetic devices (cochlear and brain-stem implants and hearing aids) for people with sensorineural hearing impairment. ..
- The Effects of Resveratrol on PresbyacusisMichael Seidman; Fiscal Year: 2004..Furthermore, these data will provide novel strategies to impart greater wellness in the elderly population and perhaps have a positive effect on health care expenses. ..
- Noise, Solvents, and Hearing LossPeter Rabinowitz; Fiscal Year: 2004..A nested case control study will match cases of hearing loss identified in the cohort with controls by age at hire, year of hire, sex, and gender, to further explore these relationships. ..
- AUDITORY MECHANISMS UNDERLYING SPEECH UNDERSTANDINGAmy Horwitz; Fiscal Year: 2002..Results should provide fundamental new information with direct relevance for the design and implementation of signal processing strategies to improve communication by listeners with high-frequency hearing loss. ..
- PEAK EXPOSURES IN ALUMINUM SMELTINGNoah Seixas; Fiscal Year: 2001..abstract_text> ..
- A statistical learning model for predicting noise-induced hearing loss in humansRoger P Hamernik; Fiscal Year: 2010..Statistical learning models will be developed to achieve this goal. ..
- HEARING AID CHARACTERISTIC SELECTIONGERALD STUDEBAKER; Fiscal Year: 2002..The results will be interpreted within the framework of audibility theory, an extension of the classical articulation index theories of Fletcher & Galt (1950) and French & Steinberg (1947). ..
- WISCONSIN EPIDEMIOLOGICAL STUDY OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASRonald Klein; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Novel Risk Factors for Chronic Kidney DiseaseRonald Klein; Fiscal Year: 2008..The new data may provide insights into the relative protective value of low levels of these markers on the incidence CKD in an aging population. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- AUDITORY ANALYSIS IN ELECTRIC HEARINGDavid Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2009..Findings should enhance our understanding of spatial phenomena in electrical hearing and lead to improved strategies for mapping speech processors in individual patients. ..
- AUDITORY ANALYSIS AND SENSORINEURAL HEARING LOSSDavid Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2002..The results of the acoustic biasing experiments may lead to better differential diagnoses of underlying cochlear pathologies in individual patients and thereby point the way to more effective treatment. ..
- Auditory training and neural plasticity in older adultsKelly Tremblay; Fiscal Year: 2009..Because the largest proportion of the population with communication disorders is elderly, it is important to determine if older adults can benefit from auditory training, or, if age limits the capacity for neural and perceptual change. ..
- Genetic Analysis of Age Related Hearing ImpairmentRick A Friedman; Fiscal Year: 2010..This improved knowledge base can be anticipated to constitute fertile ground for developing new evidence-based preventive and therapeutic approaches to treating ARHI. ..
- Lateral Asymmetry in the Human Auditory SystemYvonne S Sininger; Fiscal Year: 2010..This project will help to reveal the true nature of the disability imparted to individuals with unilateral deafness and how such disability relates to the side of the deafness. ..
- COCHLEAR IMPLANT--AUDITORY FUNCTION & SPEECH PERCEPTIONMichael Dorman; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Optotrack Motion Analysis SystemTimothy Hain; Fiscal Year: 2005..Motion analysis equipment is critical to all of our research faculty, and we have also recently added investigators to the department who need motion analysis capabilities. ..
- SPECTRAL CUES FOR SOUND LOCALIZATIONBradford May; Fiscal Year: 2008..Consequently, this research will enhance our current understanding of the processes and perceptions that shape directional hearing, speech processing, and compensation for hearing loss in humans. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Complex Sound Processing in the Human Temporal LobeDana Boatman; Fiscal Year: 2008..Clinical implications include elucidating the relationship between temporal lobe representations of complex sound processing and individual auditory processing abilities. ..
- Auditory processing of signals in noiseBradford May; Fiscal Year: 2006..A better understanding of the brain's signal processing solutions will lead to improved designs for assistive listening devices that now show poor performance in noisy environments. ..
- Imaging gray matter structure in human auditory cortexJennifer Melcher; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- NEW TEST FOR PREDICTING HEARING AID USEANNA NABELEK; Fiscal Year: 2003..The prediction of hearing aid use will permit realistic counseling, reduction of false expectations, and possible therapeutic paradigms aimed at increasing acceptance of background noise. ..
- Predicting speech intelligibility of deaf childrenRosalie Uchanski; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- SFOAE VARIABILITY AND INTENSITY DISCRIMINATIONKim Schairer; Fiscal Year: 2005..This research has implications for models of cochlear mechanics, which have not taken variability into account. Further, it suggests that cochlear variability limits intensity coding. ..
- WEARABLE ARTIFICIAL LABYRINTH IN MOTION SICKNESS/VERTIGOWESLEY KRUEGER; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Retinal Microvascular Characteristics/Vascular DisordersRonald Klein; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis-Eye StudyRonald Klein; Fiscal Year: 2005..insights into the relative contribution of microvascular disease to the pathophysiology and natural history of subclinical and clinical cardiovascular disease, in representative populations of men and women of diverse ethnicities ..
- Audiological and Genetic Resource for Pediatric Hearing ResearchJudith Gravel; Fiscal Year: 2008..at high risk for congenital or late onset hearing loss, directed assessment of the audiologic and otologic features of children with all forms of hearing loss, and characterization of the genetic basis for hearing loss ..
- EPIDEMIOLOGY OF AGE-RELATED HEARING LOSSKAREN CRUICKSHANKS; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Hearing in Belgian Waterslager CanariesAMANDA LAUER; Fiscal Year: 2004..Thus, the proposed experiments will increase our understanding of the functional consequences of hearing impairment in these birds, and of hearing impairment in general. ..
- Hearing Therapies for the FutureGabrielle Saunders; Fiscal Year: 2007..S. population over the age of 65 years, and most (83%) individuals over the age of 70 years. By targeting NIHL, therefore, this conference has potential to benefit all Americans. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Infant hearing for modulated tonesBarbara Cone Wesson; Fiscal Year: 2003..This research will also result in methods for assessing threshold sensitivity and sound discrimination in infants that can be applied to those at risk for hearing loss or other auditory dysfunction. ..
- Iron Status: A Pathway Analysis in Multiple EthnicitiesChristine McLaren; Fiscal Year: 2009..Potential study results could be used to identify individuals at risk for iron deficiency and to develop innovative prevention and treatment strategies. ..
- Brain Correlates of Auditory Processing in the BlindAlexander Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2005....