Genomes and Genes
conductive hearing loss
Summary: Hearing loss due to interference with the mechanical reception or amplification of sound to the COCHLEA. The interference is in the outer or middle ear involving the EAR CANAL; TYMPANIC MEMBRANE; or EAR OSSICLES.
Publications269 found, 100 shown here
- Conductive hearing loss in individuals with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressivaC E Levy
Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
Am J Audiol 8:29-33. 1999..The findings of both studies indicate that individuals with FOP are at risk for hearing loss and that the type of loss is predominantly conductive in nature, similar to that seen in individuals who have otosclerosis...
- Fixation of the anterior mallear ligament: diagnosis and consequences for hearing results in stapes surgeryAlexander Huber
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:348-55. 2003..of the study were to identify effective methods for the diagnosis of PMF and experimentally assess the conductive hearing loss that results from PMF...
- "Second ear" stapedotomy: is it safe?Ch G Albrechet
Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Campinas State University, Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 58:109-11. 2004..During the follow-up, there were no incapacitating complications. Based on these findings, we can conclude Our study concluded that second ear stapedotomy is a safe procedure with good results...
- Surgical findings and long-term hearing results in 3,050 stapedotomies for primary otosclerosis: a prospective study with the otology-neurotology databaseRobert Vincent
Jean Causse Ear Clinic, Traverse de Béziers, Colombiers, France
Otol Neurotol 27:S25-47. 2006..To study the effect of specific operative findings (obliterative otosclerosis and simultaneous malleus ankylosis) and age at the time of surgery on the long-term outcome...
- Conductive hearing loss caused by third-window lesions of the inner earSaumil N Merchant
Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Harvard University Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02114, USA
Otol Neurotol 29:282-9. 2008Various authors have described conductive hearing loss (CHL), defined as an air-bone gap on audiometry, in patients without obvious middle ear pathologic findings...
- Diagnostic utility of laser-Doppler vibrometry in conductive hearing loss with normal tympanic membraneJohn J Rosowski
Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Otol Neurotol 24:165-75. 2003..More generally, we hypothesize that laser-Doppler vibrometry measurements of umbo velocity can give information about how differences in the impedance that the ossicles work against affect middle-ear function...
- Measurement of conductive hearing loss in miceZhaobing Qin
Eaton Peabody Laboratory, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Hear Res 263:93-103. 2010In order to discriminate conductive hearing loss from sensorineural impairment, quantitative measurements were used to evaluate the effect of artificial conductive pathology on distortion-product otoacoustic emissions (DPOAEs), auditory ..
- Sensorineural and conductive hearing loss associated with lateral semicircular canal malformationJ Johnson
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, 94143 0342, USA
Laryngoscope 110:1673-9. 2000..patients with LSCC malformation suggested that LSCC malformation may be associated with both SNHL and conductive hearing loss (CHL). The auditory phenotype associated with LSCC malformation is not well delineated...
- Fully implantable hearing device as a new treatment of conductive hearing loss in Franceschetti syndromeStephane Tringali
Service d Oto neurochirurgie, Hospices Civils de Lyon, Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud, 69495 Pierre Benite Cedex, France
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:513-7. 2008The objective is to investigate a new therapeutic option for treatment of conductive hearing loss in children with Franceschetti syndrome...
- Value of digital volume tomography in patients with conductive hearing lossC V Dalchow
Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Philipps University of Marburg, Deutschhausstr 3, 35037, Marburg, Germany marburg de
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 263:92-9. 2006..Digital volume tomography delivers a small radiation dose with a high resolution and a low purchase price for the equipment...
- Effects of conductive hearing loss on gerbil central auditory system activity in silenceD L Tucci
Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3805, Durhan, NC 27710, USA
Hear Res 155:124-32. 2001Animal models of conductive hearing loss (CHL) show altered structure and function in the central auditory system (CAS), particularly following unilateral deprivation...
- When is a conductive hearing loss not a conductive hearing loss? Causes of a mismatch in air-bone threshold measurements or a "pseudoconductive" hearing lossManohar Bance
Division of Otolaryngology, Department of Surgery, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
J Otolaryngol 33:135-8. 2004The otolaryngologist is sometimes faced with a patient with an apparent conductive hearing loss on audiometric testing who appears to have normal and mobile middle ear structures on ear exploration...
- Conductive hearing loss results in changes in cytochrome oxidase activity in gerbil central auditory systemDebara Tucci
Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 3:89-106. 2002b>Conductive hearing loss (CHL) restricts auditory input to an intact peripheral auditory system...
- Three novel mutations in the ANK membrane protein cause craniometaphyseal dysplasia with variable conductive hearing lossUwe Kornak
Institute of Medical Genetics, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Berlin, Germany
Am J Med Genet A 152:870-4. 2010..Cys339Arg) mutation found in Patient A was associated with congenital facial palsy, early-onset conductive hearing loss, and a generalized undermodeling of the long bones. The c.1172T>C (p...
- Cochlear nucleus neurons redistribute synaptic AMPA and glycine receptors in response to monaural conductive hearing lossB Whiting
Department of Physiology and Neurobiology, University of Connecticut, 75 North Eagleville Road, Storrs, CT 06269 3156, USA
Neuroscience 163:1264-76. 2009..These results show that cochlear nucleus neurons innervated by the auditory nerve, are able to respond to small changes in sound levels by redistributing specific AMPA and glycine receptor subunits...
- Conductive hearing loss disrupts synaptic and spike adaptation in developing auditory cortexHan Xu
Center for Neural Science, New York University, New York, New York 10003, USA
J Neurosci 27:9417-26. 2007..We induced conductive hearing loss (CHL) in developing gerbils, reared the animals for 8-13 d, and subsequently assessed the temporal ..
- Responses of ventral cochlear nucleus neurons to contralateral sound after conductive hearing lossChristian J Sumner
Kresge Hearing Research Institute, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0506, USA
J Neurophysiol 94:4234-43. 2005b>Conductive hearing loss (CHL) is an attenuation of signals stimulating the cochlea, without damage to the auditory end organ. It can cause central auditory processing deficits that outlast the CHL itself...
- Congenital conductive hearing lossEyal Raveh
Departments of Otolaryngology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
J Laryngol Otol 116:92-6. 2002Congenital conductive hearing loss due to ossicular deformities can be treated by either rehabilitation with a hearing aid or surgical reconstruction...
- Noggin heterozygous mice: an animal model for congenital conductive hearing loss in humansChan Ho Hwang
Lab of Molecular Biology, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, 5 Research Court, Rm 2B34, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
Hum Mol Genet 17:844-53. 2008b>Conductive hearing loss occurs when sound waves are not relayed efficiently to the inner ear...
- Dehiscence of bone overlying the superior canal as a cause of apparent conductive hearing lossLloyd B Minor
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Otol Neurotol 24:270-8. 2003To identify patients with superior semicircular canal dehiscence and apparent conductive hearing loss and to define the cause of the air-bone gap.
- Superior semicircular canal dehiscence presenting as conductive hearing loss without vertigoAnthony A Mikulec
Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, and the Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
Otol Neurotol 25:121-9. 2004The objective of this study was to describe superior semicircular canal dehiscence (SSCD) presenting as otherwise unexplained conductive hearing loss without vestibular symptoms.
- Rapid maxillary expansion and conductive hearing lossFatma Taşpinar
Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey
Angle Orthod 73:669-73. 2003The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of rapid maxillary expansion (RME) on conductive hearing loss in 35 subjects (21 girls and 14 boys) with an average age of 14 years 6 months...
- Does the bone-anchored hearing aid have a complementary effect on audiological and subjective outcomes in patients with unilateral conductive hearing loss?Myrthe K S Hol
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Medical Centre St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Audiol Neurootol 10:159-68. 2005To study the effect of a bone-anchored hearing aid (BAHA) in patients with unilateral conductive hearing loss.
- Conductive hearing loss and otopathology in cleft palate patientsSteven Goudy
Department of Otolaryngology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:946-8. 2006Assess incidence of conductive hearing loss, ear pathology, and associated communicative disorders in cleft palate patients.
- The neonate has a temporary conductive hearing loss due to fluid in the middle earR Priner
Department of Physiology, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
Audiol Neurootol 8:100-10. 2003..On the day of birth there were signs of a conductive hearing loss: negative middle ear pressure, auditory nerve brainstem evoked response (ABR) threshold elevation, ABR ..
- Vestibular evoked myogenic potential induced by bone-conducted stimuli in patients with conductive hearing lossToru Seo
Department of Otolaryngology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya
Acta Otolaryngol 128:639-43. 2008..These results suggest that vestibular function can be evaluated with B-VEMPs, even in patients with conductive hearing loss.
- 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. 2007....
- Conductive hearing loss in osteopathia striata-cranial sclerosisLeonard Berenholz
Department of Otolaryngology, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:124-6. 2002
- Audiological evaluation and self-assessed hearing problems in subjects with single-sided congenital external ear malformations and associated conductive hearing lossClaudia Priwin
The Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Goteborg University, Sweden
Int J Audiol 46:162-71. 2007..Furthermore, a high degree of hearing difficulty was reported. Therefore, active treatment, surgery, or hearing amplification, might be considered...
- Effects of conductive hearing loss on auditory nerve activity in gerbilRaymond D Cook
Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Hear Res 164:127-37. 2002The goal of this research was to define the effects of conductive hearing loss (CHL) produced by malleus removal (MR) on auditory nerve activity in the absence of acoustic stimulation...
- Simulated conductive hearing loss in childrenTerrey Oliver Penn
Vanderbilt University, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 15:300-10; quiz 334-5. 2004..and adults (n = 12) using monosyllabic words and nonsense syllables presented at two levels of simulated conductive hearing loss characteristic of OME...
- Vestibular-evoked myogenic potentials in patients with otosclerosis using air- and bone-conducted tone-burst stimulationTsung Lin Yang
Department of Otolaryngology, National Taiwan University Hospital, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
Otol Neurotol 28:1-6. 2007Otosclerosis is a progressive disease with a remodeling process causing ossicular malformation and conductive hearing loss. The aim of this study was to investigate whether vestibular-evoked myogenic potential (VEMP) correlates with the ..
- Role of stapes surgery in improving hearing loss caused by otosclerosisM R Marchese
Institute of Otorhinolaryngology, Policlinico A Gemelli, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
J Laryngol Otol 121:438-43. 2007..60 to 47.66 dB at early post-operative assessment and to 52.98 dB at late post-operative assessment. Our study suggests that the technique of microtomy of the oval window is able to improve hearing results especially at high frequencies...
- Phenotype-genotype correlations in otosclerosis: clinical features of OTSC2Frank Declau
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery and Communication Disorders, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:114-8. 2007..Identifying a genetic susceptibility would allow us to dissect out possible environmental factors that prevent the expression of clinical otosclerosis in those that carry the mutated gene and yet retain normal hearing...
- Audiological evaluation of patients with otosclerosisRudolf Probst
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:119-26. 2007..For both of these aims, speech audiometric tests such as a speech reception threshold should be included in the preoperative audiological evaluation of patients with otosclerosis...
- Distortion product otoacoustic emissions in otosclerosis: intraoperative findingsR Filipo
Department of Neurology and Otolaryngology, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:133-6. 2007..Changes in the hearing thresholds and in the DPOAE amplitudes were compared. Preoperative tests showed conductive hearing loss, with a mean air-bone gap of 36.6 dB HL ranging from 0...
- Histologic changes on stapedial footplate in otosclerosis. Correlations between histologic activity and clinical findingsAnton Gros
Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Cervicofacial Surgery, University Medical Center Ljubljana, Slovenia
Otol Neurotol 24:43-7. 2003..To quantify the relationship between the stage of histologic changes of the stapedial footplate in otosclerosis and the magnitude of preoperative hearing loss, tinnitus, vestibular disorder, and postoperative improvement of hearing...
- [Change in otosclerosis presentation over two decades]Marcin Szymanski
Klinika Otolaryngologii AM w Lublinie
Otolaryngol Pol 56:557-60. 2002..001). In the last decade patients with otosclerosis presented with smaller hearing loss, smaller air-bone gap and had bilateral disease less frequently than patients in eighties...
- 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....
- 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...
- Revision stapes surgery: the malleus to oval window wire-piston techniqueDarius Kohan
Department of Otolaryngology, New York University, School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Laryngoscope 113:1520-4. 2003..To determine the effectiveness of the malleus to oval window wire-piston revision stapes surgery technique...
- Tympano-ossiculoplasty utilizing the Spiggle and Theis titanium total ossicular replacement prosthesisBrian A Neff
The Lippy Group for Ear, Nose, and Throat, Warren, Ohio, USA
Laryngoscope 113:1525-9. 2003..We will compare these results to our previously published results using the porous polyethylene TOP...
- A prospective evaluation of the Essen titanium stapes prosthesisP Dost
Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
Clin Otolaryngol 30:21-4. 2005..This is the first clinical trial to evaluate the suitability of a new titanium stapes prosthesis, which we developed jointly with the Kurz Company (Dusslingen)...
- A two-step scenario for hearing assessment with otoacoustic emissions at compensated middle ear pressure (in children 1-7 years old)J R Hof
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 69:649-55. 2005..Secondly, we analysed the influence of 12 different pass definitions on the pass rates...
- Combined tuning fork tests in hearing loss: explorative clinical study of the patternsK Bhat Vikram
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Vidyanagar Hubli, India
J Otolaryngol 33:227-34. 2004..To combine the tuning fork tests of Rinne, Weber, and absolute bone conduction, explore their clinical patterns, and study their combined specificity, sensitivity, and validity in assessing the hearing status of an individual...
- 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...
- Bone and air conduction after stapedectomyKamal Morshed
Otolaryngology Department, Medical University of Lublin, Lublin, Poland
Ann Univ Mariae Curie Sklodowska Med 58:33-7. 2003..Hearing tests were carried out before and 2-4 months after the operation by the same technician Partial. Only patients with air-bone gap closure were included in the study. Stapedectomy was performed under local anaesthesia...
- Hearing loss in patients with enlarged vestibular aqueduct: air-bone gap and audiological Bing testTamie Mimura
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
Int J Audiol 44:466-9. 2005....
- Estimating air-bone gaps using auditory steady-state responsesFuh Cherng Jeng
Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 15:67-78. 2004..This means BC stimulation may be appropriate only for subjects with normal or mildly impaired cochlear sensitivity...
- 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...
- Relationship between CT densitometry with a slice thickness of 0.5 mm and audiometry in otosclerosisSetsuko Kawase
Department of Radiology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Nagoya, Japan
Eur Radiol 16:1367-73. 2006..These results suggest the semi-automated diagnosis of otosclerosis may be possible...
- Effects of hearing level on habitual sniffing in patients with cholesteatomaJun Hasegawa
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
Acta Otolaryngol 126:577-80. 2006..Quality of hearing is one of the key conditions promoting habitual sniffing associated with closing failure of the Eustachian tube and sniffing may stop with deterioration of hearing due to progression of the disease...
- Rehabilitation of patients with conductive hearing loss and moderate mental retardation by means of a bone-anchored hearing aidSylvia J W Kunst
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Otol Neurotol 27:653-8. 2006To evaluate whether the bone-anchored hearing aid (BAHA) can be applied successfully to patients with conductive hearing loss and moderate mental retardation.
- [Analysis of results of stapedotomy in patients with obliterative otosclerosis]Tatiana Gierek
Katedra i Klinika Laryngologii Sl AM w Katowicach
Otolaryngol Pol 60:377-83. 2006..In the case of obliterative otosclerosis the only effective way of treatment is surgery...
- Predictive role of Carhart's notch in pre-operative assessment for middle-ear surgeryH Yasan
Ear Nose and Throat Head and Neck Surgery Department, School of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
J Laryngol Otol 121:219-21. 2007..To evaluate the predictive role of the audiometric Carhart's notch for the assessment of middle-ear pathology prior to surgical intervention...
- 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...
- A comparison of the audiometric performance of bone anchored hearing aids and air conduction hearing aidsManohar Bance
Department of Otolaryngology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Otol Neurotol 23:912-9. 2002....
- X-linked mixed deafness syndrome with congenital fixation of the stapedial footplate and perilymphatic gusher (DFN3)C W R J Cremers
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 61:161-7. 2002
- Safety of the erbium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet laser in stapes surgery in otosclerosisT Keck
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
Otol Neurotol 23:21-4. 2002..The purpose of this study was to present early and late bone-conduction hearing thresholds and data about cochlear and vestibular disturbances in patients after erbium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet (Er:YAG) laser stapedotomy in otosclerosis...
- Posterior and attic wall osteoplasty: hearing results and recurrence rates in cholesteatomaGregorio Babighian
Department of Otosurgery and Otoneurosurgery, Az Ospedaliera Università, Padua, Italy
Otol Neurotol 23:14-7. 2002..To assess the efficacy of a surgical technique, the temporary attic and posterior canal wall osteoplasty, in preventing cholesteatoma recurrence...
- Binaural hearing, atresia, and the masking dilemmaMartin L Lenhardt
Ceres Biotechnology, LLC, Richmond, Virginia, USA
Int Tinnitus J 12:96-100. 2006..Masking can be extended above 10 kHz, but this is not generally within the capacity of commercial audiometers, a feature that should be included...
- [Long term results stape surgery]Tatiana Gierek
Katedra i Klinika Laryngologii Sl AM w Katowicach
Otolaryngol Pol 60:653-61. 2006..Hearing improvement post stapes surgery which included the "over closure" effect was obviously better. The authors indicate the necessity of standardization of audiometric results post ear surgery...
- Fully implantable hearing aids in patients with congenital auricular atresiaRalf Siegert
Prosper Hospital, Academic Teaching Hospital of Ruhr University Bochum, Recklinghausen, Germany
Laryngoscope 117:336-40. 2007Patients with congenital auricular atresia suffer from a conductive hearing loss (HL) with an air-bone gap of 50 to 60 dB...
- How to eliminate air-bone gaps audiometrically: use too much maskingMaurice H Miller
Department of Speech Language Pathology and Audiology, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development of New York University, 665 Broadway, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10012, USA
Ear Nose Throat J 87:273-6. 2008..use of the masking plateau method resulted in a reduction of the air-bone gap in an ear with a mild conductive hearing loss. The audiometric Weber test should be used in these cases, and nonmasked bone thresholds should be used ..
- [Laser stapedotomy--the modern solution of otosclerotic stapes fixation]Imre Gerlinger
Pecsi Tudomanyegyetem, Altalános Orvostudományi Kar Fül orr gégészeti és Fej nyaksebészeti Klinika Pécs Munkácsy M u 2 7621
Orv Hetil 148:2241-7. 2007..Nowadays not only stapedectomy and partial stapedectomy, but stapedotomy can also be considered a well established otological procedure...
- Transient evoked and distortion product otoacoustic emissions following successful stapes surgeryM Herzog
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, , Josef-Schneider-Strasse 11, , Germany
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 258:61-6. 2001..CONCLUSIONS: Despite a subjective hearing improvement and a significant reduction of the conductive loss, otoacoustic emissions are only rarely evident after successful stapes surgery...
- Effects of rapid maxillary expansion on conductive hearing lossNihat Kilic
Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey
Angle Orthod 78:409-14. 2008To test the null hypothesis that rapid maxillary expansion (RME) with a rigid bonded appliance has no effect on conductive hearing loss (CHL) in growing children.
- Efficacy of evaluation of audiometric results after stapes surgery in otosclerosis. I. The effects of using different audiologic parameters and criteria on success ratesA J De Bruijn
Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 124:76-83. 2001..Also, choice of preoperative or postoperative BC in computing postoperative ABGs had a significant effect on the mean postoperative ABG levels, showing more favorable results with the use of preoperative BC thresholds...
- Outcomes for conservative management of traumatic conductive hearing lossJonathan R Grant
Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
Otol Neurotol 29:344-9. 2008To evaluate the natural history of traumatic conductive hearing loss.
- Revision stapes surgery: retrospective analysis of surgical findings in a series of 21 otosclerosis patientsMarcin Durko
Department of Otosurgery, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:273-7. 2007..Retrospective analysis of surgical findings in revision stapes surgery in a group of 21 otosclerosis patients qualified for the secondary procedure at the Otosurgery Department of the Medical University of Lodz, Poland, from 1980 to 2002...
- Stapes surgery in the elderlySalvatore Iurato
Centro di Otologia srl, Bari, Italy
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:231-6. 2007..Although the success rate, defined as a postoperative air-bone gap within 10 dB, was lower in the older group (71%) than in the younger group (92%), stapedectomy remains an effective surgical procedure also in the elderly...
- 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...
- Stapedectomy versus stapedotomyPer Møller
Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:169-73. 2007..02) at the 20-dB level in favor of the Teflon wire piston. Our results show that the small fenestra technique with a 0.4-mm piston causes better speech reception at high frequencies...
- Audiological long-term results following stapedotomy with stapedial tendon preservationA Arnold
HNO Klinik, Inselspital, Universitat Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:210-4. 2007..These favorable results remained constant in long-term controls...
- Malleostapedotomy: the Marburg experienceC V Dalchow
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Philipps University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:215-21. 2007..The surgical procedure for patients with otosclerosis routinely is incus stapedotomy. In case of otosclerosis with incus necrosis or a bony fixation of the malleus and incus, malleostapedotomy is performed...
- Carhart's notch: a finding in otitis media with effusionIjaz Ahmad
Department of Otolaryngology, Birmingham City Hospital, Dudley Road, Birmingham, UK
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 64:165-70. 2002..This study was designed to estimate the incidence and assess the clinical significance of CN in cases of otitis media with effusion (OME) in children...
- Stapes surgery in osteogenesis imperfecta: a clinical study of 16 patientsMalou Hultcrantz
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:222-5. 2007..Of these 15 patients, only 4 had been operated on with stapes surgery. One of these patients needs a new operation. An indication for stapes surgery was found in about 50% of the investigated OI patients...
- [Results after rebuilding the ossicular chain using the autogenous incus, ionomer-cement-and titanium implants (tympanoplasty type III)]G Geyer
Klinik für HNO Heilkunde, Kopf und Halschirurgie, Städtisches Klinikum Solingen
Laryngorhinootologie 81:164-70. 2002..Prospective clinical trial as well as collecting and evaluating relevant intraoperative and postoperative findings may be helpful to find the appropriate bone substitute in each case when rebuilding middle ear structures...
- 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...
- Stapes surgery in Japanese patients with osteogenesis imperfectaKatsumi Doi
Department of Otolaryngology and Sensory Organ Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:226-30. 2007..These data indicate that stapes surgery in OI can be performed safely with comparable functional predictability as in otosclerosis...
- Malleus fixation: clinical and histopathologic findingsJeffrey P Harris
Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School and the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, USA
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 111:246-54. 2002..Certain audiometric findings may lead one to suspect the diagnosis. The surgical approach used depends on the individual anatomy, and surgery is usually highly effective in improving hearing...
- Clinical, experimental, and theoretical investigations of the effect of superior semicircular canal dehiscence on hearing mechanismsJohn J Rosowski
Eaton Peabody Laboratory, Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
Otol Neurotol 25:323-32. 2004..that 1) lowers cochlear input impedance, 2) shunts air-conducted sound away from the cochlea resulting in conductive hearing loss, and 3) improves bone-conduction thresholds by increasing the difference in impedance between the ..
- 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....
- 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)...
- [Guidelines and their practical application in congenital hearing loss]M Schuster
Abteilung fur Phoniatrie und Padaudiologie, Klinikum der Universität Erlangen Nürnberg
Gesundheitswesen 65:566-71. 2003..As part of quality management the purpose of this study is to discuss pedaudiological aspects and results of hearing - impaired children equipped with hearing aids against the background of guidelines from Germany and the US...
- Lateralization during the Weber test: animal experimentsJean Yves Sichel
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
Laryngoscope 112:542-6. 2002..Thus, the out-of-phase signal arriving through the bony pathways will be decreased, hence increasing the resultant sound intensity stimulating the cochlea...
- Prognostic indicators for sensorineural hearing loss in temporal bone histiocytosisI Saliba
Otorhinolaryngology Department, Otology and Neurotology, Centre hospitalier universitaire Sainte Justine, Montreal University, Service ORL, Montreal, QC H3T 1C5, Canada
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:1616-20. 2009....
- [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..Copeman was the first who described transient conductive hearing loss in patients with exacerbated rheumatoid process--and he called it oto-arthritis...
- [Submucous cleft palate--an often late diagnosed malformation]R Reiter
Univ Klinik Ulm, HNO, Sektion Phoniatrie, Frauensteige 12, Ulm
Laryngorhinootologie 89:29-33. 2010..Submucous cleft palate (SMCP) is often diagnosed very late and can cause velopharyngeal insufficiency with open nasal speech and Eustachian tube dysfunction...
- Management of tympanosclerosis with ossicular fixation: review and presentation of long-term results of 30 new casesSertac Yetiser
Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Gulhane Medical School, Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
J Otolaryngol 36:303-8. 2007..The aim of this study was to review the previous reports and to analyze the long-term surgical outcome of 30 patients who have been operated on owing to tympanosclerosis...
- Middle ear glandular neoplasms: adenoma, carcinoma or adenoma with neuroendocrine differentiation: a case seriesIssam Saliba
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Montreal University Hospital Center CHUM, Hotel Dieu Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Cases J 2:6508. 2009....
- [Imaging of postoperative failures and complications in stapes surgery for otosclerosis]O Naggara
Département d Imagerie Morphologique et Fonctionnelle, CH Sainte Anne, Paris
J Radiol 86:1749-61. 2005..Progressive conductive hearing loss is the major clinical symptom, due to stapedovestibular ankylosis...
- [Surgical experience by 95 malformed stampedes and otosclerosis]Tongjia Leng
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Affiliated Beijing Tongren Hospital of Capital University of Medical Sciences, Beijing, 100730, China
Lin Chuang Er Bi Yan Hou Ke Za Zhi 19:9-11. 2005To investigate the effect of stapes surgery for conductive hearing loss with intact tympanic membrane and eustachian tube.
- A new approach for malleus/incus fixation: no prosthesis necessaryMichael D Seidman
Division of Otologic Neurotologic Surgery, Henry Ford Health System, West Bloomfield, Michigan 48323, USA
Otol Neurotol 25:669-73. 2004..To describe a novel approach to manage malleus/incus fixation...
- Hearing sensitivity and bone mineral density in older adults: the Health, Aging and Body Composition StudyElizabeth P Helzner
Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Osteoporos Int 16:1675-82. 2005..08, 1.83), 1.39 (95% CI 1.07, 1.82) for femoral neck BMD and 1.65 (95% CI 1.26, 2.16) for trochanter BMD. Conductive hearing loss was associated with lower heel ultrasound measurements, though only among white men...
- Classification of childhood hearing impairment: implications for rehabilitation in developing countriesBolajoko O Olusanya
Department of Paediatrics, Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria
Disabil Rehabil 26:1221-8. 2004..To ascertain the rehabilitation needs of hearing impaired school entrants in developing countries based on current criteria for evaluating classification of childhood hearing impairment...
- Prevalence of histologic otosclerosis: an unbiased temporal bone study in CaucasiansF Declau
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery and Communication Disorders, University Hospital of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:6-16. 2007..Clinical otosclerosis' concerns the presence of otosclerosis at a site where it causes conductive hearing loss by interfering with the motion of the stapes or of the round window membrane...
- The role of atopy in otitis media with effusion among primary school children: audiological investigationF Martines
Sezione di Otorinolaringoiatria, Dipartimento di Neuroscienze Cliniche, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Via del Vespro, 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:1673-8. 2010..for a minimum of 3 months; presence of B or C tympanogram; absence of ipsilateral acoustic reflex and a conductive hearing loss greater than 25 dB at any one of the frequencies from 250 Hz through 4 kHz. A total of 56 children (18...
- Incudomalleal joint formation: the roles of apoptosis, migration and downregulationSusan Amin
Department of Craniofacial Development and Orthodontics, King s College London, London, UK
BMC Dev Biol 7:134. 2007..Fusion of the malleus and incus is observed in a number of human syndromes and results in conductive hearing loss. Understanding how this joint forms during normal development is thus an important step in furthering our ..
- [The small fenestra vs large stapedectomy: comparative evaluation of failures and complications]G Motta
Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 16:28-35. 1996..7%) and sensorineural (6.6%); more precisely, conductive hearing loss points to revision surgery, while sensorineural lesions, often limited to high frequencies (5...
- Audiological results with Baha in conductive and mixed hearing lossFlurin Pfiffner
Department of ENT, Head and Neck Surgery, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 71:73-83. 2011..thresholds and audiological results in speech understanding in quiet of 84 Baha users with unilateral conductive hearing loss, bilateral conductive hearing loss and bilateral mixed hearing loss...
- Ear Biomechanics for Restoration of HearingRONG GAN; Fiscal Year: 2009..used on middle ear diseases, and laser Doppler interferometry, a potential clinical tool for diagnosis of conductive hearing loss, can improve the diagnosis of otitis media with effusion (OME)...
- WIDEBAND CLINICAL DIAGNOSIS AND MONITORING OF MIDDLE-EAR AND COCHLEAR FUNCTIONDouglas H Keefe; Fiscal Year: 2013..improve the accuracy of newborn hearing screen programs to identify sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) and conductive hearing loss (CHL)...
- Middle-ear Mechanics in Normal and Pathological EarsJohn J Rosowski; Fiscal Year: 2013..S., are common causes of significant conductive hearing loss that range in severity up to 60 dB...
- Avian Middle Ear DevelopmentSUSAN CAROLINE CHAPMAN; Fiscal Year: 2012..hearing loss is one of the most common birth defects (1 in 300-500 newborns affected), with about 10% conductive hearing loss. Middle and outer ear congenital and later anomalies resulting in conductive hearing loss include, ..
- Regulation of Inflammation by EGFR in Otitis MediaXiangbin Xu; Fiscal Year: 2012..Otitis media (OM) is the most common childhood bacterial infection and also the leading cause of conductive hearing loss in children. Inflammation in the middle ear caused by microorganisms is a hallmark of OM...
- Ossicle vibration measurements in conductive hearing lossSteven L Jacques; Fiscal Year: 2013..This new otoscope will greatly improve the non-invasive diagnosis of conductive hearing loss. Current practice relies on either indirect assessment of ossicle movement by measuring compliance of the ..
- Biomechanical Measurement and Modeling of Normal and Diseased Middle EarsRong Z Gan; Fiscal Year: 2013..As a consequence, the mobility of ossicular chain is reduced and significant conductive hearing loss occurs in otitis media ears...
- Mechanics of Human Middle & Inner Ear: Basic Science &Clinical ApplicationHideko Heidi Nakajima; Fiscal Year: 2013Project Summary/Abstract Many patients suffer from conductive hearing loss (CHL) that is intractable to treatment, although their neurosensory system is intact...
- Up-regulation of Mucin Gene Transcription-Otitis MediaJian dong Li; Fiscal Year: 2013..applicant): Otitis media (OM) is the most common childhood bacterial infection and the leading cause of conductive hearing loss in children. Mucus overproduction is a hallmark of OM. S...
- Developmental effects of early hearing loss on auditory information processingDaniel J Tollin; Fiscal Year: 2013..neural bases for the behavioral deficits in binaural hearing produced by early developmental exposure to conductive hearing loss (CHL)...
- Combinational regulation of inflammation in otitis mediaJian dong Li; Fiscal Year: 2013..Otitis media (OM) is the most common childhood bacterial infection and also the leading cause of conductive hearing loss in children. Inflammation is a hallmark of OM...
- DEVELOPMENT AND PLASTICITY IN NORMAL AND IMPAIRED EARSJoseph W Hall; Fiscal Year: 2013..will investigate whether relatively complex monaural processing is impaired in the ear having history of conductive hearing loss. In patients receiving hearing loss intervention, the binaural and monaural abilities will be tracked ..
- Rescue of cortical inhibitory synapses following developmental hearing lossDAN HARVEY SANES; Fiscal Year: 2013..There are three related aims: Aim 1 will first determine whether the effect of developmental conductive hearing loss (CHL) on auditory cortex inhibitory synapse function persists into adulthood...
- Activity-Dependent Influences on Auditory CircuitsDaniel B Polley; Fiscal Year: 2013..Degraded hearing in the form of conductive hearing loss (CHL) such as otitis media with effusion is the most commonly diagnosed illness among children in the ..
- GENETIC REGULATION OF INNER EAR FORMATIONMonte Westerfield; Fiscal Year: 2013..Mutations or haploinsufficiency of FOXI1 or SOX9 in humans can lead to abnormal inner ear development and conductive hearing loss. The proposed study will test the hypothesis that these factors function as a molecular switch that ..
- Genes involved in ear developmentSuzanne L Mansour; Fiscal Year: 2012..signals required for normal ear development and reductions in FGF signaling cause sensorineural and/or conductive hearing loss in several human syndromes. Over activation of FGF signaling is also detrimental...
- Influence of moderate hearing loss on auditory perception &cortical processingDAN HARVEY SANES; Fiscal Year: 2013..There are three related aims: AIM 1 will determine whether developmental conductive hearing loss disrupts the perceptual abilities of adult gerbils...
- Molecular neuroanatomy of the cochlear nucleus in deafnessMaria E Rubio; Fiscal Year: 2010..In Aim 2. we will determine whether conductive hearing loss leads to changes in the expression and subunit composition of glutamate, glycine and GABAA receptors at ..
- CYLD as a negative regulator for MUC5AC in NTHi-induced otitis mediaErika Szymanski; Fiscal Year: 2007..Bacterial infection directly provokes pain and conductive hearing loss by stimulating mucus overproduction in the middle ear...
- OTOREFLECTANCE ASSESSMENT OF MIDDLE-EAR FUNCTIONINGDOUGLAS KEEFE; Fiscal Year: 2003..screening and diagnostic instruments in such areas as: (1) detecting otitis media, (2) predicting conductive hearing loss, (3) augmenting the newborn hearing screening protocol to test for middle-ear dysfunction, and (4) the ..
- ULTRASONIC MEASURMENT OF MIDDLE EAR FLUID VISCOSITYSTEVEN AFRICK; Fiscal Year: 2000..in the middle ear will permit early identification of those at highest risk for persistent effusion and conductive hearing loss. All acoustic excitation and measurements will be made through the tympanic membrane to minimize the ..
- Function of the human tympanic membraneJEFFREY CHENG; Fiscal Year: 2009..this work could open the door for new pre-surgical assessment techniques to determine the cause of conductive hearing loss in case of intact eardrums...
- ACOUSTICAL ASPECTS OF MIDDLE EAR RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERYSAUMIL MERCHANT; Fiscal Year: 2000..is a common, chronic inflammatory condition affecting the middle ear and mastoid that can result in a conductive hearing loss of up to 60 dB...
- Energy Reflectance Tympanometry in InfantsChris Sanford; Fiscal Year: 2006..to middle ear disorders than traditional middle ear admittance, as well as being a good predictor of conductive hearing loss. The application of energy reflectance tympanometry in an infant population is of significant interest in ..
- Mapping Auditory Brain Function with Mn-Enhanced MRIDANIEL TURNBULL; Fiscal Year: 2005..be detected with MEMRI, and that altered patterns of enhancement/activity can be quantified in mice with conductive hearing loss. The broad goals of this project are to further develop these approaches, optimizing MEMRI protocols for ..
- Otosclerosis-A Molecular Genetic StudyRichard Smith; Fiscal Year: 2006..The disease is caused by abnormal bone homeostasis of the otic capsule, which usually results in a conductive hearing loss due to fixation of the stapes footplate, although sensorineural hearing loss also may occur...
- Hearing loss affects synaptic balance in auditory cortexDan Sanes; Fiscal Year: 2009..The core hypothesis of this proposal is that sensorineural (SNHL) or conductive hearing loss (CHL) disrupts the balance between excitatory and inhibitory conductances, and severely limits the ..
- A Wide-band Reflectance - DPOAE (WR-DP)ScreenerPATRICIA JENG; Fiscal Year: 2004..is to identify infants with sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL), but most neonates who fail screening have conductive hearing loss (CHL) rather than sensorineural hearing loss, resulting in high false positive rate and costly follow-up ..
- IkB kinase-dependent regulation of mucin in otitis mediaUnhwan Ha; Fiscal Year: 2007..Otitis Media, which is mainly characterized by mucin overproduction in the middle ear resulting in conductive hearing loss. However, the molecular mechanisms underlying S...
- DEPRIVATION EFFECTS ON CENTRAL AUDITORY SYSTEM FUNCTIONDebara Tucci; Fiscal Year: 2000..This research will enhance our understanding of the impact of conductive hearing loss on the development of speech and language skills in the young child, and on sound processing in adults ..
- AUDITORY CORTEXJOHN BRUGGE; Fiscal Year: 1993..Similar experiments are carried out on animals reared from birth with conductive hearing loss or unilateral cochlear destruction...
- DEVELOPMENT OF A MIDDLE EAR BALLOON IMPLANTSAUMIL MERCHANT; Fiscal Year: 2000..The implant is intended to correct the conductive hearing loss that occurs in chronic otitis media and some cases of otitis media with effusion...
- BASIC AND CLINICAL STUDIES OF THE AUDITORY SYSTEMM Charles Liberman; Fiscal Year: 2001..Engineering, physiological and clinical approaches are combined in Project 1 to study conductive hearing loss in humans...
- Building the researchers in audiology and hearingDebara Tucci; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- OTOREFLECTANCE ASSESSMENT OF MIDDLE-EAR FUNCTIONINGDOUGLAS KEEFE; Fiscal Year: 2006..instruments to screen and diagnose middle-ear function: (1) detection of otitis media, (2) prediction of conductive hearing loss, (3) detection of middle-ear dysfunction in infants receiving a newborn hearing screening exam or follow-..
- Central Auditory system Effects of Auditory DeprivationDebara Tucci; Fiscal Year: 2006..The clinical implications of this work are that many children experience conductive hearing loss during early development, in a time period that coincides with that of rapid acquisition of speech and ..
- 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]..
- 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]..
- DEVELOPMENT OF A MIDDLE EAR BALLOON IMPLANTSAUMIL MERCHANT; Fiscal Year: 2003..The implant has significant potential as novel treatment for conductive hearing loss in patients with COM who have non-aerated ears, and in a subset of patients with OME when standard ..
- Herpesviruses in Vestibular NeuritisJEFFREY VRABEC; Fiscal Year: 2003..This information can help determine why some individuals with latent virus in the vestibular ganglion develop clinical symptoms due to reactivation and some do not. ..
- 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. ..
- Function of Vestibular-Nerve Afferent TypesTimothy Hullar; Fiscal Year: 2008..Findings from this study will allow better understanding of pathologies of the peripheral vestibular system. ..
- MOLECULAR GENETICS OF MAMMALIAN BARREN (BRRN 1)John Belmont; Fiscal Year: 2001..Elucidation of these events has broader implications for understanding chromosome non-disjunction and other human disorders associated with chromosome instability. ..
- ACOUSTIC RESPONSES OF THE HUMAN COCHLEA AND MIDDLE EARDOUGLAS KEEFE; Fiscal Year: 2008....
- 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]..
- Evalution of Vestibular Function in Meniere's DiseaseJohn Carey; Fiscal Year: 2009..Comparisons of angular and translational VOR deficits after intratympanic gentamicin should demonstrate whether or not the utricle is less susceptible than the semicircular canals to intratympanic gentamicin. ..
- Aged Middle EarMICHAELANNE GRATTON; Fiscal Year: 2002..This is most likely due to limitations in the way conductive hearing loss is assessed rather than anything else...
- Middle-ear assessment via reflectance measurementsSusan Voss; Fiscal Year: 2005..This work will both strengthen the research environment at Smith College and provide substantial research experiences for undergraduate students. ..
- Development of a laser holography otoscope for diagnosis in the clinicJohn J Rosowski; Fiscal Year: 2010b>Conductive hearing loss, usually associated with middle-ear disorders, is the most common reason for otologic surgery...
- 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. ..
- VESTIBULAR EFFECTS OF INTRATYMPANIC GENTAMICINJohn Carey; Fiscal Year: 2005..Johns Hopkins is uniquely suited to this training because it has a core group devoted to vestibular research, and the mentor's laboratory has successfully used all of the techniques required. ..
- Early Development of Auditory Temporal ProcessingLincoln Gray; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- 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. ..
- Vestibular Recovery after Intratympanic GentamicinJohn Carey; Fiscal Year: 2004..Furthermore, the mechanisms of vestibular recovery may help us understand the potential for the inner ear to recover from a variety of injuries. ..
- 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. ..
- GENETIC STUDIES OF COMMON CONGENITAL HEART DEFECTSJohn Belmont; Fiscal Year: 2004..The proposed studies will provide a base on which to advance genetic analyses of a substantial group of congenital heart defects with the aim of reducing their occurrence and providing new treatment opportunities. ..