Genomes and Genes
bilateral hearing loss
Summary: Partial hearing loss in both ears.
Publications238 found, 100 shown here
- Bilateral hearing loss following a retrobulbar blockRonald B George
Department of Anesthesia, Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3A7, Canada
Can J Anaesth 52:1054-7. 2005..Anesthesiologists are a prominent element in the ophthalmology suite, in part due to the complications possible with regional anesthesia. This is the first reported case of complete bilateral hearing loss following a retrobulbar block.
- Vestibular evoked potentials (VsEPs) in patients with severe to profound bilateral hearing lossSally M Rosengren
UNSW Clinical School, Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2031, Australia
Clin Neurophysiol 117:1145-53. 2006To confirm the exclusive vestibular dependence of the evoked potentials (P10 and N15) recorded in normal subjects, by recording the potentials evoked in response to bone-conducted sound stimulation in patients with bilateral hearing loss.
- Causation of permanent unilateral and mild bilateral hearing loss in childrenAnne Marie Tharpe
Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville 37232 8242, Tennessee
Trends Amplif 12:17-25. 2008Children with permanent unilateral or mild bilateral hearing loss have been a focus of concern by audiologists, educators, and physicians for at least 2 decades. These children are known to be at risk for psychoeducational difficulties...
- Unilateral and mild bilateral hearing loss in children: past and current perspectivesAnne Marie Tharpe
Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8242, USA
Trends Amplif 12:7-15. 2008..during the past several decades that have led us to our current thinking about unilateral and mild bilateral hearing loss in children. The first section addresses unilateral hearing loss...
- Amplification considerations for children with minimal or mild bilateral hearing loss and unilateral hearing lossSarah McKay
Center for Childhood Communication, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Trends Amplif 12:43-54. 2008Children 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...
- [Sudden bilateral hearing loss disclosing meningeal carcinomatosis]Y Boukriche
Service de Neurologie, Hôpital Beaujon 92110 Clichy
Rev Neurol (Paris) 158:728-30. 2002We report the case of a patient presenting a sudden bilateral hearing loss. Four years before, a bladder carcinoma was resected and a chemotherapy was started...
- Sequential bilateral hearing loss in multiple sclerosisYoung Mi Oh
Department of Neurology, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seongnam, Korea
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 117:186-91. 2008We describe a case of multiple sclerosis presenting with sequential bilateral hearing loss.
- Congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection as a cause of permanent bilateral hearing loss: a quantitative assessmentScott D Grosse
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA
J Clin Virol 41:57-62. 2008..Quantifying the impact of congenital CMV infection requires an evidence-based assessment using a standard case definition of hearing loss...
- Prospective evaluation of the value of direct referral hearing aid clinic in management of young patients with bilateral hearing lossM Abdelkader
Department of Otolaryngology, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 29:206-9. 2004..Only 13 (18%) of the 25 patients referred for an otological opinion actually required further investigations, medical or surgical treatment. DRHAC is as viable a system in the younger as in the elderly population...
- [Long-term follow-up of oral language development in children with permanent bilateral hearing loss]C Kiese-Himmel
Abt Phoniatrie Pädaudiologie, Universitatsklinikum, Georg August Universitat, Gottingen, Germany
Gesundheitswesen 69:249-55. 2007The aim of this study was to assess the oral language development of children with permanent bilateral hearing loss without additional disabilities longitudinally (5 time points t1-t5).
- Considerations for cochlear implantation of children with sudden, fluctuating hearing lossRobert W Sweetow
University of California, San Francisco, 400 Parnassus Ave, A705, San Francisco, CA 94143 0340, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 16:770-80. 2005..One child had a sudden bilateral hearing loss, presumably secondary to autoimmune ear disease...
- Audit of local performance compared with standards recommended by the national guidelines for aetiologic investigation of permanent childhood hearing impairmentS Yoong
St Luke s Hospital, Little Horton Lane, Bradford Teaching Hospitals Foundation NHS Trust, Bradford, UK
Child Care Health Dev 31:649-57. 2005..This guidance document was expected to be incorporated into the operational procedure of the NHSP...
- Binaural redundancy and inter-aural time difference cues for patients wearing a cochlear implant and a hearing aid in opposite earsTeresa Y C Ching
National Acoustic Laboratories, NSW, Australia
Int J Audiol 44:513-21. 2005..Whereas normally hearing subjects used inter-aural time difference cues to improve speech perception in noise, neither adults nor children who used bimodal hearing devices were able to do so...
- 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....
- Field evaluation of an asymmetric directional microphone fittingMary T Cord
Army Audiology and Speech Center, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 18:245-56. 2007..Results suggest that an asymmetric fitting may be a viable option for patients who cannot or do not switch microphone modes...
- Tinnitus and bilateral sensorineural hearing loss: ankylosing spondylitis or a side-effect of sulphasalazine treatment?Marina Savastano
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
Acta Otolaryngol 125:671-3. 2005..Discontinuation of sulphasalazine led to complete resolution of tinnitus and an improvement in hearing loss. We discuss the features of this case and also review the relevant literature...
- Cochlear implantation for treatment-induced ototoxic deafness in Langerhans cell histiocytosis. A case reportAttila Torkos
Clinic of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, University of Szeged Faculty of Medicine, Hungary
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 262:496-500. 2005..After 3 years, her hearing aids no longer provided adequate hearing for the postlingually deafened girl. At the age of 14, a cochlear implantation was performed on her right ear with excellent results...
- Experience with the SOUNDTEC implantable hearing aidHerbert Silverstein
Silverstein Institute, Sarasota, USA
Otol Neurotol 26:211-7. 2005..To assess the efficacy, morbidity, and patient satisfaction of the SOUNDTEC semi-implantable hearing aid...
- Binaural benefits for adults who use hearing aids and cochlear implants in opposite earsTeresa Y C Ching
National Acoustic Laboratories, and Sydney Cochlear Implant Centre, Australia
Ear Hear 25:9-21. 2004....
- Novel-word learning in children with normal hearing and hearing lossPatricia G Stelmachowicz
Boys Town National Research Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Ear Hear 25:47-56. 2004..It was hypothesized that novel-word learning would be significantly poorer in the subjects with hearing loss, would increase with both level and repetition, and would be better for nouns than verbs...
- 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)...
- Phase III results with a totally implantable piezoelectric middle ear implant: speech audiometry, spatial hearing and psychosocial adjustmentH Peter Zenner
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Tubingen, Germany
Acta Otolaryngol 124:155-64. 2004..Its titanium-sealed microphone is placed in the bony region of the ear canal. The incus-coupled transducer (actuator), which is also inside a titanium casing, is fastened to the adjacent bone...
- Candidacy for the bone-anchored hearing aidAd F M Snik
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Audiol Neurootol 9:190-6. 2004..The application of the BAHA as a transcranial CROS (contralateral routing of signal) device in unilateral deafness minimizes head shadow effects...
- Comparison of speech perception between monaural and binaural hearing in cochlear implant patientsTakako Iwaki
Department of Otolaryngology, Osaka University School of Medicine, Suita City, Osaka, Japan
Acta Otolaryngol 124:358-62. 2004..To assess the advantages of binaural hearing for cochlear implant (CI) users using a hearing aid (HA) for the contralateral ear...
- Occupational hearing loss: screening with distortion-product otoacoustic emissionsVanessa S W Chan
Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of Hong Kong, China
Int J Audiol 43:323-9. 2004..However, DPOAEs should be used as a screening tool only, as conventional puretone audiometry remains the more comprehensive measure of hearing sensitivity...
- Averaged electrode voltage testing to diagnose an unusual cochlear implant internal device failureKevin H Franck
Center for Childhood Communication, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 15:643-8. 2004..This failure was not associated with reported head trauma. This case report demonstrates the utility of and clinical need for electrode voltage testing as a helpful tool to diagnose internal device failure...
- Handling of the MED-EL TEMPO+ ear-level speech processor by paediatric cochlear implant users and their parentsIlona Anderson
Clinical Research Department, MED EL, Innsbruck, Austria
Int J Audiol 43:579-84. 2004..These results confirm the suitability of the TEMPO+ for infants and toddlers...
- Effects of bilateral versus unilateral hearing aid fitting on abilities measured by the Speech, Spatial, and Qualities of Hearing Scale (SSQ)William Noble
School of Psychology, University of New England, Armidale, Australia
Int J Audiol 45:172-81. 2006..The present results go toward establishing the real-world advantages of bilateral hearing aid fitting and suggest that previous, inconclusive clinical findings reflect inquiry limited to more traditional areas of hearing function...
- Temporal masking curves for hearing-impaired listenersThomas H Stainsby
Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EB, England, United Kingdom
Hear Res 218:98-111. 2006..The results suggest that it may not be valid to infer BM compression at low signal frequencies by using a reference TMC for a high fs...
- Rehabilitation approaches to promote successful unilateral and bilateral fittings and avoid inappropriate prescriptionLouise Hickson
Communication Disability in Ageing Research Centre, University of Queensland, Australia
Int J Audiol 45:S72-7. 2006..Rehabilitation approaches to promote successful fitting are discussed in light of results obtained from a survey of clients who experienced both successful and unsuccessful aid fitting...
- Binaural interference in a child: a case studyJanet R Schoepflin
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY 11530, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 18:515-21. 2007..36%), and in the bilateral-aided score (56%), supporting the presence of binaural interference...
- 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...
- Selection strategies for binaural and monaural cochlear implantationAnn 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...
- [Auditory and corporal laterality, logoaudiometry, and monaural hearing aid gain]Mariela Benavides
Investigación en Medicina Familiar Facultad de Medicina Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México México
Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 58:458-63. 2007To identify the auditory or clinical test that has the best correlation with the ear in which we apply the monaural hearing aid in symmetric bilateral hearing loss.
- Successful cochlear implantation in a patient with bilateral progressive sensorineural hearing loss after traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage and brain contusionChisato Fujimoto
Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:897-901. 2007..We address the proper indications for cochlear implantation for profound deafness with possible retrocochlear involvement by reporting successful implantation in a patient with traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage and brain contusion...
- A meta-analytic comparison of binaural benefits between bilateral cochlear implants and bimodal stimulationErin C Schafer
Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of North Texas, Denton, TX 76203 5010, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 18:760-76. 2007..No significant differences were detected between the bilateral and bimodal listeners for any of the binaural phenomena. Clinical implications and recommendations are discussed as they relate to empirical findings...
- Comparison between the IT-MAIS and MUSS questionnaires with video-recording for evaluation of children who may receive a cochlear implantationElaine Soares Monteiro Pinto
UNIMEP, SP, Brazil
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 74:91-8. 2008..There is a great difficulty in determining earlier on which children would benefit or not from cochlear implants, especially because of their young age, the responses they give are very subtle...
- Perception of nonlinear distortion by hearing-impaired peopleChin Tuan Tan
Department of Otolaryngology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
Int J Audiol 47:246-56. 2008..The pattern of results could be predicted reasonably well using a model developed to account for the perception of distortion by normally hearing subjects...
- Vocalizations of infants with hearing loss compared with infants with normal hearing: Part I--phonetic developmentMary Pat Moeller
Boys Town National Research Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
Ear Hear 28:605-27. 2007..It was hypothesized that infants with hearing loss would demonstrate phonetic delays and that selected aspects of phonetic learning may be differentially affected by restricted auditory access...
- 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...
- Horizontal-plane localization of noise and speech signals by postlingually deafened adults fitted with bilateral cochlear implantsD Wesley Grantham
Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center for Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 8242, USA
Ear Hear 28:524-41. 2007..A third objective was to evaluate the relative roles of interaural level difference (ILD) and interaural temporal difference (ITD) cues in localization by these subjects...
- Performance in children with hearing aids or cochlear implants: bilateral stimulation and binaural hearingTeresa Y C Ching
National Acoustic Laboratories, 126 Freville Street, Chatswood, NSW 2067, Australia
Int J Audiol 45:S108-12. 2006..Whereas it is standard practice to provide two hearing aids to children with bilateral hearing loss, the situation with cochlear implantation is less certain...
- Ipsilateral electric acoustic stimulation of the auditory system: results of long-term hearing preservationWolfgang K Gstoettner
Department of Otolaryngology, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Audiol Neurootol 11:49-56. 2006..To evaluate long-term ipsilateral hearing preservation in patients who underwent cochlear implantation for the combined electric acoustic stimulation of the auditory system...
- Dead regions in the cochlea and enhancement of frequency discrimination: Effects of audiogram slope, unilateral versus bilateral loss, and hearing-aid useKarolina Kluk
Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3EB, UK
Hear Res 222:1-15. 2006..DLFs were measured for thirteen subjects with a DR in at least one ear. Almost all subjects with bilateral hearing loss exhibited enhanced DLFs near f(e), consistent with cortical reorganisation...
- Simultaneous bilateral cochlear implantation in adults: a multicenter clinical studyRuth Litovsky
University of Wisconsin, Waisman Center, Room 521, 1500 Highland Avenue, Madison WI 53705, USA
Ear Hear 27:714-31. 2006....
- BAHA in children and adolescents with unilateral or bilateral conductive hearing loss: a study of outcomeClaudia Priwin
Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:135-45. 2007Bilateral BAHAs in adults with bilateral hearing loss (BHL) have proven to be superior to unilateral fitting, in both audiologically measurements and in overall patient satisfaction. There have been no similar studies in children...
- Residual hearing in cochlear implant patientsWalter Di Nardo
Institute of Otorhinolaryngology, A Gemelli University Hospital, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, 00168, Rome, Italy
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 264:855-60. 2007..Besides, electrode array stiffness seems not to influence preservation of cochlear residual functional integrity. Finally, the authors hypothesize a direct spiral ganglion activation under strong mechanical stimulation...
- Perceptual weighting of stop consonant cues by normal and impaired listeners in reverberation versus noiseMark S Hedrick
Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology, 578 South Stadium Hall, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 0740, USA
J Speech Lang Hear Res 50:254-69. 2007..To determine if listeners with normal hearing and listeners with sensorineural hearing loss give different perceptual weightings to cues for stop consonant place of articulation in noise versus reverberation listening conditions...
- Long-term performance of Clarion 1.0 cochlear implant usersChad V Ruffin
Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
Laryngoscope 117:1183-90. 2007..To evaluate the long-term performance of adult Clarion 1.0 cochlear implant users...
- Should a hearing aid in the contralateral ear be recommended for children with a unilateral cochlear implant?Jan Willem Beijen
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Radboud University Medical Centre Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 117:397-403. 2008..To predict bimodal benefit before cochlear implantation, we compared the performances of participants with bimodal fitting and with a cochlear implant alone on speech perception tests...
- Horizontal localization and speech intelligibility with bilateral and unilateral hearing aid amplificationS Kobler
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Int J Audiol 41:395-400. 2002..Front-back confusions were common in the horizontal localization test. The results indicate that bilateral HA amplification has advantages compared with unilateral amplification...
- Cochlear implantation in patients with bilateral Ménière's syndromeLawrence R Lustig
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
Otol Neurotol 24:397-403. 2003..To evaluate the indications and clinical outcomes (audiologic and vestibular) in patients with Ménière's syndrome who have undergone cochlear implantation...
- Comment on 'horizontal localization and speech intelligibility with bilateral and unilateral hearing aid amplification', by S. Köbler and U. RosenhallW Noble
Int J Audiol 42:235; author reply 236. 2003
- 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 multi-center, double blind clinical trial comparing benefit from three commonly used hearing aid circuitsVernon D Larson
Howard Leight Industries, San Diego, California 92154, USA
Ear Hear 23:269-76. 2002..A multi-center clinical trial was conducted to compare the efficacy of three commonly used hearing aid circuits: peak clipping, compression limiting, and wide dynamic range compression...
- The relationship between the intraoperative ECAP threshold and postoperative behavioral levels: the difference between postlingually deafened adults and prelingually deafened pediatric cochlear implant usersTakeshi Morita
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, 54 Shogoin Kawahara cho Sakyo ku, Kyoto 606 8507, Japan
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 260:67-72. 2003..The stronger correlation between ECAP thresholds and behavioral T and C levels in children than in adults might result from differences in loudness sensation, which should in turn depend on auditory experience...
- [The use of the self-assessment questionnaire to evaluate hearing aid benefit]Katia de Almeida
Fonoaudióloga, Faculdade de Ciencias Medicas da Santa Casa de Sao Paulo
Pro Fono 16:101-10. 2004..assessment of the subjective benefit brought by the use of the hearing aid...
- Longitudinal analysis of hearing loss in a case of hemosiderosis of the central nervous systemH H Weekamp
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Medical Centre St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Otol Neurotol 24:738-42. 2003..To describe cochleovestibular aspects of superficial hemosiderosis of the central nervous system...
- Three-month results with bilateral cochlear implantsRichard S Tyler
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1078, USA
Ear Hear 23:80S-89S. 2002..To evaluate possible binaural listening advantages for speech in quiet, speech in noise, and for localization in a group of postlingually deafened adults with two cochlear implants functioning independently after 3 mo experience...
- 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...
- Middle ear electromagnetic semi-implantable hearing device: results of the phase II SOUNDTEC direct system clinical trialJ V D Hough
Hough Ear Institute, Oklahoma City, 73112, USA
Otol Neurotol 23:895-903. 2002..To assess the safety and efficacy of the SOUNDTEC Direct System, a partially implantable electromagnetic middle ear hearing device...
- The potential risk of carotid injury in cochlear implant surgeryB R Gastman
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
Laryngoscope 112:262-6. 2002..The advent of cochlear implantation has revolutionized the options afforded to the deaf population. With the increase in the prevalence of this procedure have come larger experiences in the associated technical challenges and complications...
- The Colorado newborn hearing screening project, 1992-1999: on the threshold of effective population-based universal newborn hearing screeningAlbert L Mehl
Colorado Infant Hearing Advisory Committee, Clinical Faculty, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
Pediatrics 109:E7. 2002....
- Sensorineural hearing loss with brainstem auditory evoked responses changes in homozygote and heterozygote sickle cell patients in Guadeloupe (France)L Jovanovic-Bateman
Service ORL Stomatologie, CHU de Pointe a Pitre, Guadeloupe, France
J Laryngol Otol 120:627-30. 2006..Homozygote and heterozygote patients, as well as both sexes, were equally affected. Bilateral hearing loss occurred in 19 (52.78 per cent) patients, unilateral right-sided hearing loss in five (13...
- Prevalence of hearing loss in Rett syndromeJoseph P Pillion
Department ofAudiology, 707 North Broadway, Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Dev Med Child Neurol 45:338-43. 2003..b>Bilateral hearing loss was found in 16 (19.3%) patients and unilateral hearing loss in 13 (16%) patients...
- Global and regional risk of disabling sequelae from bacterial meningitis: a systematic review and meta-analysisKaren Edmond
Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Lancet Infect Dis 10:317-28. 2010..Standard global burden of disease categories (cognitive deficit, bilateral hearing loss, motor deficit, seizures, visual impairment, hydrocephalus) were labelled as major sequelae...
- Hearing aids and tinnitus therapy: a 25-year experienceM I Trotter
ENT Department, University Hospital Birmingham, UK
J Laryngol Otol 122:1052-6. 2008..hearing aid provision; (2) to investigate subjective tinnitus perception in patients with unilateral and bilateral hearing loss; and (3) to assess the impact on tinnitus perception, if any, of a digital hearing aid programme in ..
- Otologic management in children with the CHARGE associationU K Shah
Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 44:139-47. 1998....
- [Study on multi-area universal newborn hearing screening in countryside of China]Lihui Huang
Beijing Tongren Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing Institute of Otolaryngology, Key Laboratory of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Capital Medical University, Ministry of Education
Lin Chung Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi 23:737-42. 2009..To investigate the feasibility of universal newborn hearing screening in countryside in order to provide reliable evidence in launching this program all over the countryside of China...
- Sensorineural hearing loss in infants with neonatal jaundice in Lagos: a community-based studyB O Olusanya
Maternal and Child Health Unit, Department of Community Health and Primary Care, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Nigeria
Ann Trop Paediatr 29:119-28. 2009..To establish the incidence and predictors of sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) in infants with neonatal jaundice (NNJ) in an inner-city setting with predominantly non-hospital births...
- Adjunctive dexamethasone in bacterial meningitis: a meta-analysis of individual patient dataDiederik van de Beek
Department of Neurology, Centre of Infection and Immunity Amsterdam, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Lancet Neurol 9:254-63. 2010..Dexamethasone improves outcome for some patients with bacterial meningitis, but not others. We aimed to identify which patients are most likely to benefit from dexamethasone treatment...
- Temporal bone density measurements using CT in otosclerosisA Bozorg Grayeli
Otolaryngology Department, Hopital Beaujon, AP HP, Clichy, France
Acta Otolaryngol 124:1136-40. 2004..To assess the bone density around the bony labyrinth in otosclerosis patients and to compare it to that of a control population...
- [Neonatal hearing screening. A comparison of automatic auditory brainstem audiometry and otoacoustic emissions]Louise Pedersen
Arhus Universitetshospital, Arhus Sygehus, Øre, Naese og Halskirugisk Afdeling
Ugeskr Laeger 170:642-6. 2008The annual birth rate in Denmark is 65,000. Approximately 100 of these children have a congenital bilateral hearing loss which requires treatment. Furthermore, it is expected that yet another 150 newborns have a unilateral hearing loss...
- The effects of smoking and alcohol consumption on age-related hearing loss: the Blue Mountains Hearing StudyB Gopinath
Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
Ear Hear 31:277-82. 2010..We aimed to investigate the temporal association between smoking or alcohol consumption and hearing loss, and to confirm previously published cross-sectional associations...
- Intracranial calcification with congenital rubella syndrome in a mother with serologic immunityKei Numazaki
Department of Pediatrics, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Japan
J Child Neurol 18:296-7. 2003..At 2 months of age, the patient showed severe bilateral hearing loss. At 12 months of age, she had mild mental retardation and developmental delay.
- Superficial siderosis of the meninges and its otolaryngologic connection: a series of five patientsS U Kale
Department of Ear, Nose, and Throat, University Hospital, Birmingham, UK
Otol Neurotol 24:90-5. 2003..To study the otolaryngologic disorders in patients with superficial siderosis of the meninges...
- Etiologic and audiologic evaluations after universal neonatal hearing screening: analysis of 170 referred neonatesFrank 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...
- Auditory development in early amplified children: factors influencing auditory-based communication outcomes in children with hearing lossYvonne S Sininger
Division of Head and Neck Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
Ear Hear 31:166-85. 2010....
- Cisplatin ototoxicity and otoprotection with sodium salicylateMiguel Angelo Hyppolito
Division of Otorhinolaryngology, Department of Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, 14049 900 Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 263:798-803. 2006..One of its most important side effects is ototoxicity, which leads to irreversible bilateral hearing loss for high frequencies (4-8 kHz)...
- Hospital-based universal newborn hearing screening for early detection of permanent congenital hearing loss in Lagos, NigeriaB O Olusanya
Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, University College London, London, UK
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:991-1001. 2008..To determine the feasibility and effectiveness of hospital-based universal newborn hearing screening programme for the early detection of permanent congenital or early-onset hearing loss (PCEHL) in Lagos, Nigeria...
- [Low frequency fluctuating hearing loss without labyrinthine vertigo--a genuine disease? A follow up study after 4 and 10 years]H Schaaf
Tinnitus Klinik Arolsen, 34454, Bad Arolsen
HNO 55:630-7. 2007..It is therefore often assumed to be a prodromal sign of Menière's disease, even without dizziness...
- Risk indicators for hearing loss in infants treated in different neonatal intensive care unitsP Van Dommelen
Department of Statistics, TNO Quality of Life, Leiden, The Netherlands
Acta Paediatr 99:344-9. 2010To assess which infants' characteristics and specialized procedures are risk indicators for unilateral or bilateral hearing loss (HL) and to evaluate whether these risk indicators are associated with variation in prevalence of HL between ..
- Three-dimensional Fourier transformation constructive interference in steady state magnetic resonance imaging of the inner ear in patients with unilateral and bilateral Menière's diseaseD J M Mateijsen
Departments of Otorhinolaryngology and Radiology, University Hospital Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
Otol Neurotol 23:208-13. 2002..Also, possible correlations between the measured distance and the duration and severity of symptoms, patient age, and average hearing loss were investigated in the group of patients with Menière's disease...
- Congenital atresia of the external ear and tinnitus: a new syndromeAbraham Shulman
Health Science Center at Brooklyn, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 1239, Brooklyn, New York 11203, USA
Int Tinnitus J 12:17-30. 2006..system in general and specifically for tinnitus); (4) the clinical significance of the UHFA thresholds of bilateral hearing loss greater than expected for the age of the patient; and (5) whether congenital atresia of the external ear ..
- The High Rate CIS Auditory Brainstem Implant for Restoration of Hearing in NF-2 PatientsRobert Behr
Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Fulda gAG, Academic Hospital of the University of Marburg, Fulda, Germany
Skull Base 17:91-107. 2007Aim: Hearing preservation is one of the major goals of acoustic neuroma surgery. In NF-2 patients, bilateral hearing loss is frequently caused by the disease or results from its treatment...
- Communication development in children who receive the cochlear implant younger than 12 months: risks versus benefitsShani J Dettman
The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
Ear Hear 28:11S-18S. 2007..The current study hypothesized that earlier implantation would lead to increased rates of language acquisition as the children were still in the critical period for their development...
- Factors influencing the efficacy of universal newborn hearing screeningL K Stein
Program in Audiology and Hearing Science, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA
Pediatr Clin North Am 46:95-105. 1999..9 in 1000 for permanent bilateral hearing loss of more than 35 dB, to 3.24 in 1000 for bilateral hearing loss, to 5...
- Acquired progressive spastic paraparesis due to neurobrucellosis: a case reportSibel Karaca
Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
Acta Neurol Belg 107:118-21. 2007..He had an approximate 1-year history of bilateral hearing loss, the etiology of which was unknown...
- Hearing improvement after stapedotomy using teflon loop prosthesisShakeel Ahmed
Department of ENT, Combined Military Hospital, Khuzdar Cantt, Balochistan
J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 16:659-61. 2006..To assess hearing improvement after stapedotomy for otosclerosis using teflon loop prosthesis...
- The influence of a cochlear implant electrode on the mechanical function of the inner earAlexander M Huber
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Zurich, Frauenklinikstrasse 24, Zurich, Switzerland
Otol Neurotol 31:512-8. 2010..Possible reasons for this loss are direct implantation trauma to the inner ear, reaction of the cochlea triggered by the implantation, and change of cochlear mechanics due to the electrode...
- Relationship of Type 2 diabetes to the prevalence, incidence and progression of age-related hearing lossP Mitchell
Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
Diabet Med 26:483-8. 2009..Our study reports on the relationship between Type 2 diabetes and the prevalence, 5-year incidence and progression of hearing impairment in a representative, older, Australian population...
- [Occupational diseases in Poland, 2006]Urszula Wilczynska
Zakład Epidemiologii Srodowiskowej, Instytut Medycyny Pracy im prof J Nofera, Lodz
Med Pr 58:193-203. 2007..The aim of the paper was to present basic statistical data on occupational diseases diagnosed in 2006...
- Hydrocodone use and sensorineural hearing lossTang Ho
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
Pain Physician 10:467-72. 2007..In this study, we describe the clinical characteristics of 5 patients presenting with progressive hearing loss and a history of hydrocodone use...
- Feasibility of implementing a universal neonatal hearing screening programme using distortion product otoacoustic emission detection at a university hospital in Hong KongP K Ng
Children s Habilitation Institute, The Duchess of Kent Children s Hospital at Sandy Bay, 12 Sandy Bay Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
Hong Kong Med J 10:6-13. 2004..To assess the feasibility of implementing a universal neonatal hearing screening programme using distortion product otoacoustic emission detection at a major teaching hospital in Hong Kong...
- [Unilateral hearing loss in childhood. An empirical analysis comparing bilateral hearing loss]C Kiese-Himmel
Abteilung Phoniatrie Padaudiologie, Georg August Universitat Gottingen
Laryngorhinootologie 80:18-22. 2001..Unilateral cochlear hearing loss is considered as a risk factor for auditory, verbal-communicative, behavioral and academic development. An early diagnosis is therefore necessary...
- Autoimmune inner ear disease: clinical and laboratory findings and treatment outcomeVijay S Dayal
Department of Surgery, Section of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 37:591-6. 2008..To assess the demographics, clinical presentations, auditory and vestibular findings, value of serologic tests, and treatment outcome in autoimmune inner ear disease (AIED)...
- Identification of hearing loss in newborns by transient otoacoustic emissionsJanka Jakubíková
Pediatric Otolaryngology Department, Children s University Hospital, Limbova 1, Bratislava 833 40, Slovak Republic
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:15-8. 2003..There are two methods for newborn hearing screening: the transient otoacoustic emission (TEOAE) or (ABR) screening. When TEOAE is used for hearing screening patients, newborn with a neural hearing loss are not discovered...
- [Simulation of deafness in expertise affairs]K Jahnke
Universitäts Hals Nasen Ohren Klinik Essen
Laryngorhinootologie 84:511-5. 2005..of subjective and objective hearing tests exist which can provide evidence for the simulation of uni- or bilateral hearing loss. These methods include the measurement of oto-acoustic emissions, brainstem-evoked response audiometry and ..
- Early amplification optionsSandra Abbott Gabbard
Department of Otolaryngology, UC Hospital Audiology Clinic, The University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, PO Box 6510, Mail Stop F736, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 9:236-42. 2003..For the approximately two of every 1000 infants born who are identified with bilateral hearing loss [Mehl and Thomson, 1998, Pediatrics 101, p...
- Twin gestation and neurodevelopmental outcome in extremely low birth weight infantsRajan Wadhawan
West Coast Neonatology, All Children s Hospital, 880 Sixth St South, Suite 470, St Petersburg, FL 33701, USA
Pediatrics 123:e220-7. 2009..We hypothesized that twin gestation is independently associated with increased risk of death or adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes at 18 to 22 months' corrected age in these infants...
- Sudden hearing loss due to meningeal carcinomatosis from rectal carcinomaToshihiro Suzuki
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
Auris Nasus Larynx 33:315-9. 2006We present a case of meningeal carcinomatosis with bilateral hearing loss secondary to a rectal adenocarcinoma...
- Functional Abilities in Children With Bilateral HearingRuth Litovsky; Fiscal Year: 2005..In addition, the research might provide some insight into situations in which bilateral hearing, with dual CIs, or with a CI/HA combination, should or should not be pursued. ..
- Mechanisms of Cochlear Oxidative Stress Injury and Strategies to Protect HearingMichael J Brenner; Fiscal Year: 2013..in the treatment of life-threatening infections, but they are also associated with a risk of permanent, bilateral hearing loss, as well as balance disturbance, tinnitus, and nephrotoxicity...
- Optimizing Hearing Aid Fitting for Older AdultsRobyn Cox; Fiscal Year: 2007..experiment explores the indications for bilateral (binaural) hearing aid fittings for older adults with bilateral hearing loss. Post-fit usage patterns and self-reports indicate that about 20-30% of bilaterally fitted individuals ..
- Optimizing Hearing Aid Fitting for Older AdultsRobyn Cox; Fiscal Year: 2003..experiment explores the indications for bilateral (binaural) hearing aid fittings for older adults with bilateral hearing loss. About 20 to 30% of bilaterally fitted individuals actually elect to wear only one hearing aid...
- Randomized Trial of Tinnitus Retraining TherapyRichard Tyler; Fiscal Year: 2008..If TRT is shown to be no more effective than masking or counseling, professionals should focus on more efficient therapeutic techniques. This experiment will test the neurophysiological model of tinnitus. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- RESOURCES FOR INFANTS WITH NEWLY INDENTIFIED HEARING LOSMary Pat Moeller; Fiscal Year: 2002..A media advocacy program will also be implemented. The results should promote parental self-advocacy and independence in decision making. ..
- WORD LEARNING IN INFANTS WITH HEARING LOSSMary Pat Moeller; Fiscal Year: 2008..The outcomes should provide direction for early interventionists in their efforts to promote nurturing caregiver-child interactions. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- RESOURCES FOR INFANTS WITH NEWLY IDENTIFIED HEARING LOSSMary Pat Moeller; Fiscal Year: 2006..Information also will be re-purposed and expanded to meet the needs of the target professional audiences. The results of this effort should promote parent self-advocacy and independence in decision making. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Binaural Hearing in Children in Complex EnvironmentsRuth Litovsky; Fiscal Year: 2003..The long-term goal of this work is to extend our measures of auditory abilities to populations of children with sensori-neural hearing loss and with cognitive disabilities, including attention deficit disorders and autism. ..
- Epidemiology of Visual Impairment: The 1986-2002 NHISDavid Lee; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Domestic Violence and the Parenting of Young ChildrenJohn Knutson; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Breast Cancer Genomics in a Founder PopulationMary Claire King; Fiscal Year: 2008..Discovery of additional breast cancer genes of moderate penetrance in the AJ population will be important to women both in this population and generally. ..
- 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. ..
- Genetics of Hearing Loss in Middle Eastern FamiliesMary Claire King; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Hearing Loss and the Utility of Speech InformationBenjamin Hornsby; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- GENETIC ANALYSIS OF BREAST AND OVARIAN CANCERMary Claire King; Fiscal Year: 2001..The intent of this project is to exploit genomic technologies to integrate the identification of genes biologically related to BRCA1 with characterization of those genes in human tumors and families. ..
- 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. ..
- NEGLECTFUL PARENTING AND CHILDREN'S AGGRESSIONJohn Knutson; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- DFNA1 IN INHERITED HEARING LOSSMary Claire King; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- AUDITORY MOTION PERCEPTIOND Grantham; Fiscal Year: 2002..The basic knowledge gained from these experiments might well have important practical applications for human performance in our dynamic environment. ..
- 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. ..
- EYE DISEASE, DISABILITY AND MORTALITY RISK IN US ADULTSDavid Lee; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Interaction torques in voluntary turning and reachingJames R Lackner; Fiscal Year: 2010..The experimental findings and analyses will provide a comprehensive evaluation of the role of feedforward predictive mechanisms in the control of reaching movements involving body rotation. ..
- Sensory Impairment, Functional Status and MortalityDavid Lee; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- AUDITORY DEVELOPMENT IN EARLY-AMPLIFIED CHILDRENYvonne Sininger; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- CENTRAL AUDITORY FUNCTION IN ADULTS WITH HEARING LOSSJill Firszt; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Central Auditory System Plasticity in Implanted ChildrenAnu Sharma; Fiscal Year: 2005..The results of these experiments could provide an estimate of the upper age limit for implantation into a highly plastic and/or relatively non-degenerate auditory system. ..