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Summary: An oval semitransparent membrane separating the external EAR CANAL from the tympanic cavity (EAR, MIDDLE). It contains three layers: the skin of the external ear canal; the core of radially and circularly arranged collagen fibers; and the MUCOSA of the middle ear.
Publications289 found, 100 shown here
- Fever detection in under 5 children in a tertiary health facility using the infrared tympanic thermometer in the oral modeBenedict O Edelu
Department of Pediatrics, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku Ozalla, Enugu, Nigeria
Ital J Pediatr 37:8. 2011..The oral mercury-in-glass thermometer which has relatively good accuracy cannot be used in children less than 5 years because it requires their cooperation...
- Negative emotional valence is associated with non-right-handedness and increased imbalance of hemispheric activation as measured by tympanic membrane temperatureRuth E Propper
Department of Psychology, Merrimack College, North Andover, MA 01845, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 198:691-4. 2010..1983;47:305-306) as a measure of emotional valence and tympanic membrane temperature (TMT) as a measure of hemispheric activity...
- Oral vs intratympanic corticosteroid therapy for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss: a randomized trialSteven D Rauch
Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 243 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
JAMA 305:2071-9. 2011..Recently, many patients' symptoms have been managed with intratympanic steroid therapy. No satisfactory comparative effectiveness study to support this practice exists...
- Ototoxic effect of topical ciclopirox as an antimycotic preparationSerdar Baylancicek
Sisli Etfal Teaching and Research Hospital, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Marmara University School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
Otol Neurotol 29:910-3. 2008..To evaluate the ototoxicity of ciclopirox-containing solution as an otologic preparation for the treatment of otomycosis...
- Imaging high-frequency periodic motion in the mouse ear with coherently interleaved optical coherence tomographyBrian E Applegate
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Texas A and M University, 337 Zachry Engineering Center, College Station, Texas 77843, USA
Opt Lett 36:4716-8. 2011..The algorithm was evaluated by measuring the vibratory response of mouse tympanic membrane to a pure tone stimulus.
- Assembling a functional tympanic membrane: signals from the external acoustic meatus coordinate development of the malleal manubriumM Mallo
Department of Developmental Biology, Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology, Stubeweg 51, D 79108 Freiburg, Germany
Development 127:4127-36. 2000In terrestrial mammals, hearing starts with the perception of acoustic pressure by the tympanic membrane. Vibrations in this membrane are then transduced into the inner ear by the ossicle chain of the middle ear, composed of the malleus, ..
- Clinical comparison of tympanic membrane displacement with invasive intracranial pressure measurementsS Shimbles
Regional Medical Physics Department and Department of Neurosurgery, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 6BE, UK
Physiol Meas 26:1085-92. 2005..This study evaluated a technique using tympanic membrane displacement (TMD) measurements, which has been reported to provide a reliable, non-invasive measure of ICP...
- Measurement accuracy of fever by tympanic and axillary thermometryIlker Devrim
Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
Pediatr Emerg Care 23:16-9. 2007..In this study, we aimed to compare tympanic infrared thermometers with the conventional temperature option, mercury-in-glass thermometer, which is historical standard in the clinical conditions...
- Tympanic temperature comparison with oral mercury thermometer readings in an OPD settingMohammad Zafar Rabbani
Department of ENT, Shifa College of Medicine, Islamabad
J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 20:33-6. 2010..To observe and compare the Tympanic Temperature (TT) readings with the Oral Mercury Thermometer (OMT) in an OPD setting...
- Capillary hemangioma of the tympanic membraneHarukazu Hiraumi
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto City, Japan
Am J Otolaryngol 26:351-2. 2005We report a case of capillary hemangioma of the tympanic membrane in a 51-year-old man with conductive hearing loss, otalgia, and otorrhea...
- Lack of plasminogen does not alter the early inflammatory response following a tympanic membrane perforation: a study in plasminogen-deficient miceAnnika Hansson Prestwich
Department of Clinical Sciences, Otorhinolaryngology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
Acta Otolaryngol 128:1294-302. 2008..These findings give further insight into the mechanisms resulting in a clinically seen chronic tympanic membrane (TM) perforation and thus possible therapeutic strategies to replace today's conventional surgical treatment ..
- An experimental study of tympanic membrane and manubrium vibrations in ratsF Akache
McGill Auditory Sciences Laboratory, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Audiol Neurootol 12:49-58. 2007..characterize the mechanics of the rat middle ear by measuring frequency responses at multiple points on the tympanic membrane and manubrium. A laser Doppler vibrometer was used to measure the vibrations...
- The relationship between intracranial pressure and tympanic membrane displacementA Reid
Institute of Sound and Vibration Research, University of Southampton, UK
Br J Audiol 24:123-9. 1990..Indirect measurement of perilymphatic pressure may be investigated by observing tympanic membrane (TM) displacement during stapedial reflex contraction...
- Cavernous hemangioma of the tympanic membrane and external ear canalGiuseppe Magliulo
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Audiology and Phoniatrics G Ferreri, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Am J Otolaryngol 28:180-3. 2007The aims of this study are to document the occurrence of a cavernous hemangioma of the tympanic membrane (TM) and external auditory canal (EAC) that invaded the middle ear spaces and to review the relevant literature.
- Clinical utility of laser-Doppler vibrometer measurements in live normal and pathologic human earsJohn J Rosowski
Eaton Peabody Lab, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
Ear Hear 29:3-19. 2008..vibrometer (LDV) is a research tool that can be used to quickly measure the sound-induced velocity of the tympanic membrane near the umbo (the inferior tip of the malleus) in live human subjects and patients...
- Endoscopic intratympanic methylprednisolone injection for treatment of refractory sudden sensorineural hearing loss and one case in pregnancyYang Chen
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Xijing Hospital, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi an, China
J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 39:640-5. 2010..to evaluate the effectiveness of transtympanic methylprednisolone injection in patients with refractory sudden sensorineural hearing loss via endoscopic diode laser myringotomy...
- Cisplatin-induced ototoxicity: effect of intratympanic dexamethasone injectionsGerhard W Hill
Division of Otolaryngology, Departments of Surgery, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
Otol Neurotol 29:1005-11. 2008..Intratympanic (IT) application of dexamethasone will reduce ototoxicity associated with systemic cisplatin therapy...
- Can intratympanic dexamethasone protect against cisplatin ototoxicity in mice with age-related hearing loss?Kourosh Parham
Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 145:635-40. 2011..To determine whether intratympanic (i.t.) dexamethasone ameliorates cisplatin-induced ototoxicity in a mouse model of presbycusis...
- Acoustic responses of the human middle earS E Voss
Eaton Peabody Laboratory of Auditory Physiology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Hear Res 150:43-69. 2000..Four response variables were measured with acoustic stimulation at the tympanic membrane: stapes velocity, middle-ear cavity sound pressure, acoustic impedance at the tympanic membrane and acoustic ..
- Laser Doppler vibrometry of the middle ear in humans: derivation dependence, variability, and bilateral differencesIrina Arechvo
Department of Ear, Nose, and Throat Diseases, Vilnius University Emergency Hospital, Vilnius, Lithuania
Medicina (Kaunas) 45:878-86. 2009..Derivation dependence, inter- and intrasubject/intertest variability, bilateral differences of the eardrum vibration characteristics have been investigated using laser Doppler vibrometry (LDV)...
- Ototoxic effect of topical oxiconazole and terbinafine in ratsEmine Aydin
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Ankara Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 41:78-83. 2012..To assess the ototoxic effects of topically applied oxiconazole and terbinafine by means of auditory brainstem responses in rats...
- New aspects in the clinical diagnosis of otosclerosis using laser Doppler vibrometryAndre Jakob
TU Dresden, Department of Medicine, Clinic of Otorhinolaryngology, Dresden, Germany
Otol Neurotol 30:1049-57. 2009..Laser Doppler vibrometry (LDV) applied to umbo motion measurement in healthy and otosclerotic ears shows statistically tested differences...
- Effect of nystatin on Guinea Pigs' inner earOwen Woods
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Sainte Justine University Hospital Center, Montreal University, 3175 Cote Sainte Catherine, Montreal, QC H3T1C5, Canada
Neurotox Res 20:301-6. 2011..Though it is safe for external ear use, no study has proven its safety in cases of tympanic membrane perforation (TMP)...
- Ventriculoperitoneal shunt as treatment for perilymphatic fistula: a report of six casesDudley J Weider
Department of Otolaryngology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
Int Tinnitus J 11:137-45. 2005..All but one had benign intracranial hypertension. All six felt better (less disequilibrium, tinnitus, and pressure and occasional hearing improvement) after LP with removal of 15-20 ml of cerebrospinal fluid...
- Tympanic membrane vessel revisited: a study in an animal modelSten Hellstrom
Department of Clinical Science, Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital of Umea, Sweden
Otol Neurotol 24:494-9. 2003The present study aimed at elucidating whether there are blood vessels in the semitransparent portion of the tympanic membrane.
- Temperament, tympanum, and temperature: four provisional studies of the biobehavioral correlates of tympanic membrane temperature asymmetriesW Thomas Boyce
Institute of Human Development and School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley 94720 1190, USA
Child Dev 73:718-33. 2002Previous research in both humans and nonhuman primates suggests that subtle asymmetries in tympanic membrane (TM) temperatures may be related to aspects of cognition and socioaffective behavior...
- Imaging the human tympanic membrane using optical coherence tomography in vivoHamid R Djalilian
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
Otol Neurotol 29:1091-4. 2008..Using this technology, we have imaged in vivo the human tympanic membrane (TM) in the office clinic setting and characterized TM microstructure in normal and pathologic conditions.
- The effect of local administration of N-acetylcysteine in perforated rat tympanic membrane: an experimental study in myringosclerosisCengiz Ozcan
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Mersin University, School of Medicine, Mersin, Turkey
Pharmacol Res 45:5-9. 2002..lipid peroxidation and nitric oxide (NO) (nitrite/nitrate) levels in experimental myringotomized rat tympanic membrane. Thirty adult rats were used and the upper posterior quadrant of the tympanic membranes of rats was ..
- Direct application of keratinocyte growth factor, basic fibroblast growth factor and transforming growth factor-alpha during healing of tympanic membrane perforation in glucocorticoid-treated ratsShin Ichi Ishimoto
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Tokyo, Japan
Acta Otolaryngol 122:468-73. 2002..application of growth factors in the form of ear drops may counteract impairment of wound healing in the tympanic membrane (TM)...
- The inhibitory effect of topical N-acetylcysteine application on myringosclerosis in perforated rat tympanic membraneCengiz Ozcan
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, School of Medicine, Mersin University, Mersin, Turkey
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 63:179-84. 2002..N-acetylcysteine is a well-known anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory agent. In this study, we aimed to investigate the preventive effect of N-acetylcysteine on myringosclerosis in myringotomized rat tympanic membranes...
- Mechanical filtering for narrow-band hearing in the wetaKathryn Lomas
University of Auckland, School of Biological Sciences, Auckland, New Zealand
J Exp Biol 214:778-85. 2011..We present a new model showing how the thickened region might confer a mechanical gain onto the activation of the crista acustica sensory neurons during the sound-induced oscillations...
- Tympanic membrane perforation repair with acellular porcine submucosaJeffrey H Spiegel
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Otol Neurotol 26:563-6. 2005To evaluate the efficacy of acellular porcine small intestine submucosa in the repair of chronic tympanic membrane perforations...
- Is tympanic membrane thermometry the best method for recording temperature in children?Paula L Dew
Children s Hospital at Home CHAH Team, George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust, Nuneaton, UK
J Child Health Care 10:96-110. 2006b>Tympanic membrane thermometry has become increasingly popular for measuring temperature in children...
- Computer-assisted time-averaged holograms of the motion of the surface of the mammalian tympanic membrane with sound stimuli of 0.4-25 kHzJohn J Rosowski
Eaton Peabody Laboratory, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Hear Res 253:83-96. 2009Time-averaged holograms describing the sound-induced motion of the tympanic membrane (TM) in cadaveric preparations from three mammalian species and one live ear were measured using opto-electronic holography...
- A review on the use of hyaluronic acid in tympanic membrane wound healingBing Mei Teh
Ear Sciences Centre, School of Surgery, The University of Western Australia, M507, 35 Stirling Highway, Nedlands, Western Australia, 6009, Australia
Expert Opin Biol Ther 12:23-36. 2012b>Tympanic membrane perforation represents a significant morbidity, especially if it occurs during a child's speech and language development...
- Increased anger is associated with increased hemispheric asymmetry: support for anger-tympanic membrane relationshipsRuth E Propper
Psychology Department, Montclair State University, 1 Normal Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 199:716-20. 2011..is more active (as indicated by increased absolute difference in temperature between the right and left tympanic membrane (ar-lTMT; Propper et al., J Nerv Ment Dis 198:691-694, 2010)...
- Tympanosclerosis and our surgical resultsHale Aslan
Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Ataturk Research and Training Hospital, Ministry of Health, Izmir, Turkey
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:673-7. 2010..by the deposition of calcareous plaques following hyaline degeneration in the fibrous layer of the tympanic membrane and inside middle ear mucosa. It usually results from prior middle ear infections...
- Non-ossicular signal transmission in human middle ears: Experimental assessment of the "acoustic route" with perforated tympanic membranesSusan E Voss
Picker Engineering Program, Smith College, 51 College Lane, Northampton, Massachusetts 01063, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 122:2135-53. 2007..Some features of the frequency dependence of H(P(CAV) ) and H(WPD) can be interpreted in terms of a structure-based lumped-element acoustic model of the perforation and middle-ear cavities...
- Infrared tympanic thermometry in comparison with other temperature measurement techniques in febrile childrenMarianne M Nimah
Division of Critical Care Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Pediatr Crit Care Med 7:48-55. 2006..To determine whether infrared tympanic thermometry (ITT) measurements more accurately reflect core body temperatures than axillary, forehead, or rectal measurements during fever cycles in children...
- Ultrasonographic evaluation of the external ear canal and tympanic membrane in dogsJeongmin Lee
Department of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kyungpook National University, 1370, Sangyeok dong, Buk Ku, Daegu, Korea
Vet Radiol Ultrasound 47:94-8. 2006Ultrasonographic imaging of the canine external ear canal, tympanic membrane, and tympanic bulla was described in five healthy beagle dogs before and after infusion of saline into the ear canal. Saline served as an acoustic window...
- Cortical representation of tympanic membrane movements due to pressure variation: an fMRI studyAgnes Job
Institut de Recherche Biomédicale des Armées, antenne CRSSA, 24 Avenue des Maquis du Gresivaudan, La Tronche, France
Hum Brain Mapp 32:744-9. 2011..We applied small air pressure variations to the tympanic membrane while performing a 3T-fMRI study...
- 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...
- Tympanic membrane temperature and emotional dispositions in preschool-aged children: a methodological studyMegan R Gunnar
Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Child Dev 75:497-504. 2004b>Tympanic membrane (TM) temperature asymmetry has been proposed as a phenotypic marker of vulnerability to negative emotionality in children...
- Biomechanics of the tympanic membraneG Volandri
Department of Mechanical, Nuclear and Production Engineering, University of Pisa, Largo Lucio Lazzarino, 1 56126 Pisa, Italy
J Biomech 44:1219-36. 2011The tympanic membrane is a key component of the human auditory apparatus which is a complex biomechanical system, devoted to sound reception and perception...
- Increased attentiveness is associated with hemispheric asymmetry measured with lateral tympanic membrane temperature in humans and dogsWilliam S Helton
Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
Exp Brain Res 219:321-6. 2012..There was no discernable relationship between hyperactivity and lateralized T(Ty). Differences in T(Ty) may be an useful tool for investigating species comparisons of cerebral lateralization...
- Tympanic membrane temperature, exposure to emotional stimuli and the sustained attention to response taskWilliam S Helton
Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI, USA
J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 31:611-6. 2009In this study lateral differences in tympanic membrane temperature (TMT) were explored as an index of cerebral lateralization...
- Sustained attention to local and global target features is different: performance and tympanic membrane temperatureWilliam S Helton
Department of Cognitive and Learning Sciences, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI 49931, USA
Brain Cogn 71:9-13. 2009..b>Tympanic membrane temperature (TMT) was utilized in this study as an index of cerebral activation...
- The effect of investigator gender on lateral tympanic membrane temperatureWilliam S Helton
Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
Laterality 16:156-63. 2011The measurement of tympanic membrane temperature (TMT) using hand-held infrared devices is common in both clinical and experimental research. However, the role that measurement context has on TMT has been overlooked...
- Mechanical properties of human tympanic membrane in the quasi-static regime from in situ point indentation measurementsJef Aernouts
Laboratory of Biomedical Physics, University of Antwerp, Groenenborgerlaan 171, 2020 Antwerp, Belgium
Hear Res 290:45-54. 2012The tympanic membrane is a key component of the human auditory apparatus. Good estimates of tympanic membrane mechanical properties are important to obtain realistic models of middle ear mechanics...
- Tympanic membrane regeneration using a water-soluble chitosan patchJang Ho Kim
Department of Biosystems and Biomaterials Science and Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Tissue Eng Part A 16:225-32. 2010Chronic otitis media or tympanic membrane (TM) perforation is one of the most common otologic diseases. Surgical tympanoplasty remains the best treatment option despite the fact that paper patches are frequently used...
- Collagen type distribution in the healthy human tympanic membraneJohan Knutsson
Center for Hearing and Communication Research, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Otol Neurotol 30:1225-9. 2009A weakening of the collagen fibers of the lamina propria of the tympanic membrane is a prerequisite for the formation of a retraction pocket. The various collagen types differ in tensile strength...
- Fresh tympanic membrane perforations heal without significant loss of strengthAnisur Rahman
Center for Hearing and Communication Research and Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Karolinska University Hospital and Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Otol Neurotol 26:1100-6. 2005The mechanical and structural properties of the tympanic membrane change after a perforation has healed.
- Structural and functional properties of the healed tympanic membrane: a long-term follow-up after laser myringotomyAnisur Rahman
Center for Hearing and Communication Research and Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Karolinska University Hospital and Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Otol Neurotol 28:685-91. 2007..The short-term healing scar that forms after experimental laser myringotomy will revert to a normal lamina propria in the long run. The mechanical stiffness will stay normal...
- The relationship between lateral differences in tympanic membrane temperature and behavioral impulsivityWilliam S Helton
Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
Brain Cogn 74:75-8. 2010In this study lateral differences in tympanic membrane temperature (T(Ty)) were explored as a correlate of either impulsive or cautious responding in Go-No-Go tasks...
- Tympanosclerosis: long-term hearing results after ossicular reconstructionKaren Borne Teufert
House Ear Institute and University of Southern California, School of Medicine, Los Angeles 90057, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:264-72. 2002..The study goal was to analyze long-term hearing results and factors likely to affect outcome after ossicular reconstruction in patients with tympanosclerosis, particularly tympanosclerotic stapes fixation...
- The use of infrared ear thermometers in pediatric and family practice officesB G Silverman
Office of Surveillance and Biometrics, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, U S Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
Public Health Rep 113:268-72. 1998..To describe the use of infrared (IR) ear thermometers in pediatric and family practice offices...
- Effects of posture and age on tympanic membrane displacement measurementsA J Phillips
MRC Institute of Hearing Research, Royal South Hants Hospital, Southampton
Br J Audiol 23:279-84. 1989..sitting upright and then at 63 degrees to the vertical, using a technique which measures displacement of the tympanic membrane in response to acoustic stimulation of the stapedial reflex...
- A comparison of different methods of temperature measurements in sick newbornsSinan Uslu
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Sisli Etfal Children Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
J Trop Pediatr 57:418-23. 2011..2°C) between both mean AGMT&DAT and AGMT&ITT measurements. Our study suggests that tympanic thermometer measurement could be used as an acceptable and practical method for sick newborn in neonatal units...
- Sensitivity of functional tympanic membrane thermometry (fTMT) as an index of hemispheric activation in cognitionNicolas Cherbuin
School of Psychology, Building 39, Australian National University, Canberr, Australia
Laterality 12:239-61. 2007..The present study was conducted to determine whether infrared functional tympanic membrane thermometry (fTMT) is a measure of lateralised activation sensitive enough to be used in typical cognitive ..
- Finite element modeling of sound transmission with perforations of tympanic membraneRong Z Gan
School of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma 73019, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 126:243-53. 2009..In this paper, the FE model was used to predict the effect of tympanic membrane (TM) perforations on sound transmission through the middle ear...
- Accuracy and feasibility of daily infrared tympanic membrane temperature measurements in the identification of fever in childrenBirgit K van Staaij
Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center stratenum 6 131, PO Box 85060, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:1091-7. 2003..The infrared tympanic membrane thermometer (ITT) seems ideal for measuring central body temperature...
- Vibration characteristics and function of atelectatic segments in the tympanic membrane in fresh human cadaveric temporal bonesD P Morris
The Ear and Auditory Research Laboratory EAR Lab, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 29:133-7. 2004..They may be associated with a mild conductive hearing loss and often coexist with other tympanic membrane and middle ear abnormalities...
- Prognosis and outcome of the tympanic membrane flap at traumatic tympanic membrane perforation edgeZheng Cai Lou
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Yiwu Central Hospital, Zhejiang, China
ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 73:212-8. 2011This study aimed to retrospectively evaluate the prognosis and outcome of tympanic membrane perforations with a particular focus on the fate of the perforation edge flaps...
- Eustachian tube function in adults with intact tympanic membraneRenata Rumy Makibara
Federal University of Sao Paulo UNIFESP, Brazil
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 76:340-6. 2010..The Eustachian tube has the function of equilibrating the environmental pressure with inner pressure, protecting the middle ear from abrupt pressure changes...
- Functional effects of repeated pressure loads upon the tympanic membrane: mechanical stiffness measurements after simulated habitual sniffingMagnus von Unge
Department of ENT, Karolinska Hospital and Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 266:1219-24. 2009In experimental studies it was found that otitis media causes stiffness loss in the tympanic membrane, possible precursors to retraction pockets and cholesteatoma...
- Immunohistochemical study of cell proliferation using BrdU labelling on tympanic membrane, external auditory canal and induced cholesteatoma in Mongolian gerbilsK Park
Department of Otolaryngology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
Acta Otolaryngol 119:874-9. 1999..known whether keratin accumulation can increase the proliferative activity of the keratinizing epithelium in tympanic membrane and meatal skin...
- Cognition is cool: Can hemispheric activation be assessed by tympanic membrane thermometry?Nicolas Cherbuin
Australian National University, School of Psychology, Building 39, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
Brain Cogn 54:228-31. 2004..This study investigated whether tympanic membrane thermometry could be used as a broad measure of hemispheric activation...
- Tympanic membrane abnormalities and hearing levels at the ages of 5 and 6 years in relation to persistent otitis media and tympanostomy tube insertion in the first 3 years of life: a prospective study incorporating a randomized clinical trialLindsay C Johnston
Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Pediatrics 114:e58-67. 2004..Our objective in the present study was to examine the prevalence of various tympanic membrane (TM) abnormalities in otherwise healthy children at the age of 5 years and hearing levels at the age of 6 ..
- Tympanic membrane boundary deformations derived from static displacements observed with computerized tomography in human and gerbilStefan L R Gea
Biomedical Physics, University of Antwerp, Groenenborgerlaan 171, 2020, Antwerp, Belgium
J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 11:1-17. 2010..We have, therefore, studied the deformation of the tympanic membrane (TM) at its boundaries using X-ray microscopic computed tomography in human and gerbil while static pressure ..
- The use of infrared thermometry for the detection of feverAlastair D Hay
Division of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol
Br J Gen Pract 54:448-50. 2004..Infrared thermometry is too insensitive to be used as a screening test for fever, but when fever is already suspected, for example by touch, it may be useful as a 'rule in' test...
- Lateralized changes in tympanic membrane temperature in relation to different cognitive tasks in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes)W D Hopkins
Division of Psychobiology, Yerkes Regional Primate Research Center, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
Behav Neurosci 112:83-8. 1998Lateralized changes in tympanic membrane (TM) temperature were assessed in chimpanzees. Subjects were engaged in 1 of 3 different cognitive tasks, including matching-to-sample, visual-spatial discrimination, and a motor task...
- Virtual biopsy of rat tympanic membrane using higher harmonic generation microscopyWen Jeng Lee
National Taiwan University, Department of Electrical Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan
J Biomed Opt 15:046012. 2010..back-propagating multiple optical harmonics, combining second and third harmonics, is applied in unfixed rat tympanic membrane. We show that third harmonic generation can provide morphologic information on the epithelial layers of rat ..
- Cholesterol granuloma in the tympanic membraneShin Ichi Haginomori
Department of Otolaryngology and Division of Surgical Pathology, Central Clinical Pathology, Osaka Medical College, Takatsuki, Japan
Otol Neurotol 27:1201-2. 2006
- The tympanic membrane: a biochemical updating of structural componentsD Broekaert
Laboratory of Physiological Chemistry, University of Ghent, Belgium
Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 49:127-37. 1995A cross-section of the tympanic membrane is discussed at the molecular level. Actually, the tympanic membrane can be described as a continuation of a vast number of structural proteins and molecular interactions...
- Human beta-defensin-1 mRNA is transcribed in tympanic membrane and adjacent auditory canal epitheliumR Bøe
Departments of Experimental Pathology, University of Tromso, Tromso, Norway
Infect Immun 67:4843-6. 1999..By reverse transcriptase PCR we demonstrate HBD-1 mRNA in the pars tensa and pars flaccida of the tympanic membrane and in the meatal skin...
- Oesophageal, rectal, axillary, tympanic and pulmonary artery temperatures during cardiac surgeryJ Robinson
Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Can J Anaesth 45:317-23. 1998..Measurement of this gradient was done in patients undergoing rapid changes in body temperature to establish the best site to measure temperature and to compare two brands of commercial tympanic thermometers...
- The overlooked importance of tympanic membrane bulgingHunter Hoover
Pediatrics 115:513; author reply 513-4. 2005
- Sweet's syndrome affecting the external auditory canal and tympanic membraneWalid R Saliba
Department of Medicine C, Ha Emeq Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine, Afula, Israel
J Laryngol Otol 118:48-9. 2004..Identical lesions developed also in the external auditory canal and the tympanic membrane of the affected ear...
- Calcium deposition and expression of bone modelling markers in the tympanic membrane following acute otitis mediaGiedre Raustyte
Department of Ear, Nose and Throat Diseases, Kaunas University of Medicine, Lithuania
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:529-39. 2006..process and the sclerotic plaques of the drum mimics features of bone tissue, this study explores tympanic membrane calcium deposition in association with the expression of three bone modelling markers: osteopontin (OPN), ..
- Vibrometric studies of the middle ear of the bullfrog Rana catesbeiana I. The extrastapesMatthew J Mason
Department of Physiological Science, UCLA, 405 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
J Exp Biol 205:3153-65. 2002..The ratio of tympanic membrane to footplate vibration velocity is significantly greater in male frogs than in female frogs...
- Tympanic membrane metalloproteinase inflammatory responseJason G Wilmoth
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0264, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:647-54. 2003....
- Cholesterol granulomaArun K Gadre
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA
Ear Nose Throat J 84:264. 2005
- Comparison of the mechanical performance of ossiculoplasty using a prosthetic malleus-to-stapes head with a tympanic membrane-to-stapes head assembly in a human cadaveric middle ear modelManohar Bance
The Ear and Auditory Research Laboratory, Department of Surgery, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Otol Neurotol 25:903-9. 2004..result in better transmission of vibrations from the eardrum to the stapes footplate than reconstruction with a tympanic membrane assembly to the stapes head. Both types of reconstruction will be affected by tension of the prosthesis.
- The effects of hyaluronic acid, epidermal growth factor, and mitomycin in an experimental model of acute traumatic tympanic membrane perforationEnis Alpin Guneri
Department of Otolaryngology, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
Otol Neurotol 24:371-6. 2003The goal of this study was to evaluate the effects of hyaluronic acid, epidermal growth factor, and mitomycin C on the healing of acute experimental traumatic perforations of the tympanic membrane.
- Structure and function of the tympanic membrane: a reviewD J Lim
Laboratory of Cellular Biology, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD, National Institutes of Health (NIH, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 49:101-15. 1995..in the last three decades of research on morphological, cell biological, and immunobiological aspects of the tympanic membrane of laboratory animals and humans are reviewed...
- Otoacoustic emissions at compensated middle ear pressure in childrenJ R Hof
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands
Int J Audiol 44:317-20. 2005..These results show that measuring OAEs at compensated middle ear pressure enhances the amplitude of TEOAEs, and thus improves the detectability...
- Anterior atticoantrostomy for cholesteatoma surgeryYavuz Uyar
Department of Otolaryngology, Meram Faculty of Medicine, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:150-5. 2006..We aimed to investigate the long-term results of anterior atticoantrostomy in adult patients with cholesteatoma...
- Does passive smoking affect the outcome of grommet insertion in children?C V Praveen
Department of ENT, Princess Royal University Hospital, Kent, UK
J Laryngol Otol 119:448-54. 2005..infection rate, attic retraction, post-extrusion myringosclerosis and permanent perforations of tympanic membrane were more common in children exposed to passive smoking...
- Subannular ventilation tubes: retrospective studyJean François Cloutier
Otolaryngology Program, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC
J Otolaryngol 34:312-6. 2005To evaluate the efficiency of a subannular tube insertion technique in a group of pediatric patients with adhesive otitis or severe atelectasis of the tympanic membrane.
- Outcome of myringotomy with ventilation tube for otitis media with effusion in Thai children: Ramathibodi experiencesKunchitthape Tanpowpong
Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, 270 Rama VI Rd, Ratchathevi, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 90:1866-71. 2007..Study the otologic and audiologic outcome when using a ventilation tube (VT) for the treatment of otitis media with effusion (OME) in Thai children...
- The use of tympanometry and pneumatic otoscopy for predicting middle ear diseasePaula K Harris
Midwest Ear, Nose and Throat Clinic, Herrin, IL, USA
Am J Audiol 14:3-13. 2005..The goal of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of otoscopy and multifrequency tympanometry (MFT) for diagnosis of otitis media in children...
- Cross-linked hydrogels for middle ear packingAlbert H Park
Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Utah, School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
Otol Neurotol 27:1170-5. 2006..To develop an ideal supportive packing material for ossiculoplasty, tympanoplasty, or other otologic procedures...
- Natural course of tympanic membrane pathology related to otitis media and ventilation tubes between ages 8 and 18 yearsB A De Beer
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Otol Neurotol 26:1016-21. 2005To present the course of tympanic membrane pathology in childhood and young adulthood after otitis media (OM) in early life.
- Fistula of the cochlear labyrinth in noncholesteatomatous chronic otitis mediaLuca O Redaelli de Zinis
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
Otol Neurotol 26:830-3. 2005..To discuss the clinical aspects and management of promontory fistula of the cochlear labyrinth...
- Evidence-based review of aetiopathogenic theories of congenital and acquired cholesteatomaR Persaud
Department of Otolaryngology, Northwick Park Hospital, Harrow, UK
J Laryngol Otol 121:1013-9. 2007..Congenital cholesteatoma develops behind a normal, intact tympanic membrane, whilst acquired cholesteatoma is associated with a defect in the tympanic membrane...
- 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. 2007..and modified by us into a three-step procedure with in vivo prefabrication of the external ear canal and the tympanic membrane. Although the results improved after inauguration of our modifications, there still remains an air-bone gap ..
- [Recommendations for treatment of retraction pockets]Andreas Neumann
Laryngorhinootologie 86:92-4. 2007
- The middle ear of cleft palate patients in their early teens: a literature study and preliminary file studyK Timmermans
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium
B-ENT 2:95-101. 2006....
- Wheel-shaped cartilage-perichondrium composite graft for the prevention of retraction pocket developmentSeung Ho Shin
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Acta Otolaryngol 127:25-8. 2007..The wheel-shaped cartilage-perichondrium composite graft (Wheel CPCG) can be considered a good material for a drum graft, and it is easy to insert a ventilation tube, in case of initial drum retraction...
- [Results of treatment with tympanostomy tubes in children with otitis media with effusion]Beata Zielnik-Jurkiewicz
Oddział Otolaryngologiczny, Szpital Dzieciecy SZPZOZ im prof J Bogdanowicza w Warszawie
Otolaryngol Pol 60:181-5. 2006..However some pathological changes of the tympanic membrane and middle ear few years after treatment are observed...
- Correlations between rapid maxillary expansion (RME) and the auditory apparatusAndrea Villano
Department of Orthodontics, University of Pisa, Italy
Angle Orthod 76:752-8. 2006..To evaluate the effects of rapid maxillary expansion (RME) on conductive hearing loss and maxillary constriction...
- Ultrasound Characterization of Otitis MediaArne Voie; Fiscal Year: 2004..which can be inserted into the external ear canal and deliver a low-intensity burst of ultrasound to the tympanic membrane and the middle ear space...
- Human middle-ear imaging, physiology, and biomechanicsCHARLES RICHARD STEELE; Fiscal Year: 2013..will be used to understand how to improve high-frequency outcomes of middle-ear surgical treatments, such as tympanic membrane repair (myringoplasty) and ossicle replacement with a prosthesis (tympanoplasty)...
- Middle-ear Mechanics in Normal and Pathological EarsJohn J Rosowski; Fiscal Year: 2013..methods and use new tools such as external-ear acoustic reflectance and laser holography of motion of the tympanic membrane in order to: a) investigate correlations between ear canal reflectance and umbo velocity in normal and ..
- Avian Middle Ear DevelopmentSUSAN CAROLINE CHAPMAN; Fiscal Year: 2012..include, microtia, atresia, cholesteatoma, exostoses, otoschlerosis, glomus tumor, myringosclerosis of the tympanic membrane, otitis media and trauma...
- Ossicle vibration measurements in conductive hearing lossSteven L Jacques; Fiscal Year: 2013..The proposal develops a hand-held otoscope that uses optical coherence tomography (OCT) to image the tympanic membrane and ossicles behind an intact tympanic membrane...
- Biomechanical Measurement and Modeling of Normal and Diseased Middle EarsRong Z Gan; Fiscal Year: 2013DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The middle ear, composed of ossicles and soft tissues including the tympanic membrane, ligaments, and joints plays a vital role in the transmission of sound and the sense of hearing...
- Molded Hydrogel Tympanic Membrane Repair ConstructsWILSON CANNOY PRITCHARD; Fiscal Year: 2011DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Tympanic membrane perforations are commonly seen in otology practices and about 150,000 repair surgeries are performed each year in the United States...
- Dx Ear: An automated tool for diagnosis of otitis mediaJELENA KOVACEVIC; Fiscal Year: 2010..into one of three stringent clinical diagnostic categories (AOM/OME/NOE), and validate the algorithm on tympanic membrane (TM) images...
- Computer-based holography and middle-ear functionJohn J Rosowski; Fiscal Year: 2013DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The tympanic membrane (TM) (or eardrum) is the initial structure in the middle-ear's acoustic-mechanical transformation of environmental sounds to sound within the inner ear...
- Backward and Forward Driven Eardrum MotionsJeffrey Tao Cheng; Fiscal Year: 2013DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Sound-induced displacement of the Tympanic Membrane (TM) is the first stage in the forward transformation of environmental sound to sound within the cochlea, while displacement of the TM induced by ..
- Wide-bandwidth open canal hearing aid for better multitalker speech understandingSunil Puria; Fiscal Year: 2009..the current acoustic transducer with a non-acoustic mechanical output transducer that directly actuates the tympanic membrane. This transducer, called the EarLens, floats on the tympanic membrane in a manner similar to the way a ..
- Innovative therapy for diseases of the middle earAllen F Ryan; Fiscal Year: 2013..tympanostomy tubes which provide aeration and allow the penetration of topical medications through the tympanic membrane. Such local drug treatment has been found to be highly effective...
- OTITIS MEDIA RESEARCH CENTERCharles Bluestone; Fiscal Year: 1990..for chronic OME indicate that M&T does provide children with less morbidity, but perforation of the tympanic membrane is a complication; final two years treatment/observation needed...
- Effects of aging on evoked otoacoustic emissions in the common marmosetRama Ratnam; Fiscal Year: 2010..e. emissions that are elicited in response to acoustic stimulation of the tympanic membrane)...
- Function of the human tympanic membraneJEFFREY CHENG; Fiscal Year: 2009Forty years ago, it was clearly demonstrated that the sound-induced motions of the surface of the tympanic membrane (the TM or eardrum) are complicated in both their spatial response and frequency dependence...
- ULTRASONIC MEASURMENT OF MIDDLE EAR FLUID VISCOSITYSTEVEN AFRICK; Fiscal Year: 2000..All acoustic excitation and measurements will be made through the tympanic membrane to minimize the invasiveness of the procedure making it suitable for a number of clinical settings...
- Wide-bandwidth open canal hearing aid for better multitalker speech understandingSunil Puria; Fiscal Year: 2006..the current acoustic transducer with a non-acoustic mechanical output transducer that directly actuates the tympanic membrane. This transducer, called the EarLens, floats on the tympanic membrane in a manner similar to the way a ..
- AGE EFFECTS IN MIDDLE EAR REFLECTANCE MEASUREMENTM Feeney; Fiscal Year: 2001Anatomical studies have shown that the ossicular joints and tympanic membrane stiffen with age...
- Crosslinkable Hydrogels for Tympanic Membrane RepairGlenn Prestwich; Fiscal Year: 2004b>Tympanic membrane perforation (TMP, or "ruptured eardrum") is a common occurrence caused by trauma, ear infections, or pressure equalization tube insertion...
- ULTRASONIC DETECTION OF MIDDLE EAR EFFUSIONJan Lewandowski; Fiscal Year: 2004..noninvasive detection of middle ear effusion based on the analysis of ultrasonic echoes reflected from the tympanic membrane and the middle ear cavity. We achieved a statistically significant (P = 0...
- POSTNATAL AUDITORY FUNCTION DEVELOPMENTGEORGE STRAIN; Fiscal Year: 1991..Auditory stimuli will be introduced through stimulus delivery tubing implanted on the tympanic membrane to bypass the sealed ear canal...
- MECHANISMS OF TISSUE DESTRUCTION IN CHOLESTEATOMABRIAN FADDIS; Fiscal Year: 2007Cholesteatomas are epithelial tumor-like growths that arise from the tympanic membrane, typically as a sequela of chronic otitis media...
- COMPACT, FIBER OPTIC HOLOGRAHIC PROBE FOR OTOLARYNGOLOGYJames Castracane; Fiscal Year: 1991..a pressurizer tube, a clear channel for acoustic stimulation and lenses to focus the light reflected from the tympanic membrane upon the semi-transparent screen, creating the interference image in conjunction with the reference beam.
- EVALUATION OF A NON-INVASIVE GLUCOSE MONITORJANUSZ BUCHERT; Fiscal Year: 2004..The method and instrument are based on the discovery that natural mid-infrared emissions, from the tympanic membrane, consist of spectral information of blood analytes...
- CORE TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENT IN HYPOTHERMIAROBERT TUCKETT; Fiscal Year: 1990..In contrast, tympanic membrane temperatures have been reported to accurately reflect core temperatures in steady state conditions and to ..
- Ear Biomechanics for Restoration of HearingRONG GAN; Fiscal Year: 2009..to measure mechanical properties or viscoelasticity of middle ear tissues such as the ligaments and tympanic membrane;(3) to develop multi-field (i.e...
- Development of a laser holography otoscope for diagnosis in the clinicJohn J Rosowski; Fiscal Year: 2010..are relatively easily diagnosed on otologic examination, the cause of conductive loss with an intact tympanic membrane (TM) and dry middle ear is not easily determined...
- 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. ..
- 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. ..
- 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. ..
- 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. ..
- Exploring otoacoustic emissions with intracochlear pressure measurementsWei Dong; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- 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. ..
- 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. ..
- 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]..
- MEASUREMENT OF VESTIBULAR FUNCTION IN MENIERE'S DISEASESteven Rauch; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- From infra- to ultrasound: Diversity in acoustic processing by the vertebrate earPeter M Narins; Fiscal Year: 2010..Ultimately, our research may lead to new therapeutic approaches to treatment of hyperacusis and noise-induced tinnitus, two known syndromes in which efferent system malfunction has been implicated. ..
- Biomechanical Evaluation of Eustachian Tube DysfunctionSamir N Ghadiali; Fiscal Year: 2010..This information is vital to the development of novel treatment therapies that seek to restore normal ET function in patients with OM. ..
- TROPHIC MANIPULATIONS OF THE OCULOMOTOR SYSTEMChristopher S von Bartheld; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Sudden Hearing Loss Multicenter Treatment TrialSteven Rauch; Fiscal Year: 2008..Thus the results of this study will have significant impact on evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for management of SSNHL. This application is for the collaborating Clinical Coordinating Center (CCC). ..
- Differential Gene Expression in the Cochlear NucleusDavid Friedland; Fiscal Year: 2008..These data will also provide a powerful template upon which to test and design novel treatments for improving hearing, discrimination and tinnitus in a significant portion of the population. ..
- 5th Intn'l.Symp.:Meniere's Disease/Inner Ear HomeostasisDavid Lim; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- CLINICAL MEASURES OF AUDITORY LINEAR/NONLINEAR PROCESSESMARK CHERTOFF; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- OAE Group Delay Measurements Using Tone-Burst StimuliROBERT WITHNELL; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Recent Advancees in Otitis Media: Research ConferenceDavid Lim; Fiscal Year: 2003..Additionally, we plan to post the panel reports on HEI's otitis media web page (with permission from the publisher). ..
- Aged Middle EarMICHAELANNE GRATTON; Fiscal Year: 2002..The comparison begins with i careful morphological assessment of the tympanic membrane using light and transmission electron microscopy in these two age groups...
- ADJUSTMENT OF INTERNATIONALLY ADOPTED CHILDRENMegan Gunnar; Fiscal Year: 2002..This work will add significantly to our understanding of the health and behavioral sequelae of early adversity and th potential impact of early adversity on stress-sensitive limbic-hypothalamic processes. ..
- GENETICS OF A NEW MOUSE MODEL FOR DEAFNESSQing Zheng; Fiscal Year: 2002..Aim 2. Construct a physical contig of YACS and BACS clones across the minimal genetic region. Aim 3. Fully characterize the development and pathology of inner ears from hml/hml mice compared with hml/+ and +/+ controls. ..
- Non-Surgical Device for Treatment of Middle Ear EffusionShlomo Silman; Fiscal Year: 2002..Although the custom-made device costs $325 including product liability, when commercially produced, it will cost about $5.00. ..
- Psychobiological studies of stress in young childrenMegan Gunnar; Fiscal Year: 2005..We argue that normative developmental research complements and provides basic data necessary for research and theory on developmental psychopathology. ..
- Early Experience, Stress Neurobiology & Prevention SciMegan Gunnar; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Ninth Research Conference on Recent Advances in Otitis MediaDavid Lim; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Transcriptome and Proteome Analysis of Mouse Inner EarsQing Zheng; Fiscal Year: 2007..Genes, proteins and their molecular pathways identified in this proposed research are potential targets of drug therapies for hearing loss that affects more than 28 million Americans. ..
- Galvanic Effects on the Human Vestibuloocular ReflexAmerico Migliaccio; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Physiological Studies of Age-Related Hearing LossRICHARD SCHMIEDT; Fiscal Year: 2007..Taken together, the three aims explore the major causes and effects of metabolic presbyacusis and have direct application to future interventions to help restore age-related hearing loss. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Molecular biology of deafness in the Meniere's ModelCLIFF MEGERIAN; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- COCHLEAR MECHANICSWILLIAM RHODE; Fiscal Year: 2007..Mechanical measurements will be compared I to auditory nerve responses in the same species and using the same signals. ..
- Vestibular Pathology in Meniere's DiseaseAkira Ishiyama; Fiscal Year: 2007..or with alterations in neuronal number or size? 6) What are the morphometric correlates to abnormalities on traditional vestibular testing: caloric paresis, and decreased gain and time constant on step rotational testing? ..
- Developmental Psychobiology of Stress in ChildrenMegan Gunnar; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Automated Test of Word Recognition - Phase IIRobert Margolis; Fiscal Year: 2006..A pilot study will test the method on a Spanish-language speech-recognition test. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- H. INFLUENZAE HMW ADHESION PROTEINS IN HOST IMMUNITYStephen Barenkamp; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..