Summary: Sound transmission through the bones of the skull to the inner ear.
Publications250 found, 100 shown here
- The BAHA HC200/300 in comparison with conventional bone conduction hearing aidsC T van der Pouw
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 24:171-6. 1999..89 patients from a consecutive series who received a BAHA HC200/300 after having previously used conventional bone conduction hearing aids...
- Effect of cochlear reserve on postoperative outcome in otosclerosisBulent Satar
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, GATA KBB Anabilim Dali, Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 264:489-93. 2007Patients with elevated bone conduction (BC) thresholds are not considered a good candidate for otosclerosis surgery. Sometimes, it might be difficult to decide to operate these patients considering relatively poor cochlear function...
- Bone-conducted evoked myogenic potentials from the sternocleidomastoid muscleK Sheykholeslami
Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
Acta Otolaryngol 120:731-4. 2000..It is concluded that loud auditory stimuli delivered by bone- as well as air conduction can evoke myogenic potentials from the SCM. These responses seem to be of vestibular origin...
- Evaluation of round window stimulation using the floating mass transducer by intracochlear sound pressure measurements in human temporal bonesHideko Heidi Nakajima
Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, U S A
Otol Neurotol 31:506-11. 2010..Round window (RW) stimulation with a floating mass transducer (FMT) can be studied experimentally and optimized to enhance auditory transduction...
- Partially implantable bone conduction hearing aids without a percutaneous abutment (Otomag): technique and preliminary clinical resultsRalf Siegert
Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Recklinghausen, Germany
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 71:41-6. 2011..gaps who cannot be corrected successfully by tympanoplasty or with mixed hearing loss may be treated with bone conduction hearing aids...
- Acoustic and physiologic aspects of bone conduction hearingStefan Stenfelt
Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 71:10-21. 2011b>Bone conduction (BC) is the way sound energy is transmitted by the skull bones to the cochlea causing a sound perception...
- Evidence for early loading of osseointegrated implants for bone conduction at 4 weeksClaire Marie McLarnon
Newcastle BAHA Programme, ENT Department, Freeman Hospital, Freeman Road, High Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Otol Neurotol 33:1578-82. 2012..The purpose of our study was to directly measure the stability of the abutment using resonance frequency analysis (RFA) and to report on the change in stability over time for implants loaded 4 weeks postoperatively...
- Inertial bone conduction: symmetric and anti-symmetric componentsNamkeun Kim
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 12:261-79. 2011Of the two pathways through which we hear, air conduction (AC) and bone conduction (BC), the fundamental mechanisms of the BC pathway remain poorly understood, despite their clinical significance...
- Historical background of bone conduction hearing devices and bone conduction hearing aidsAlbert Mudry
Department Otolaryngology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, Calif, USA
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 71:1-9. 2011..of this chapter is to present the different historical steps which have permitted the production of this new bone conduction hearing device. The recognition of bone conduction hearing is old and was known at least in Antiquity...
- Assessment of more than 1,000 implanted percutaneous bone conduction devices: skin reactions and implant survivalCatharina A J Dun
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Radboud University Medical Center Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Otol Neurotol 33:192-8. 2012This study assesses soft tissue reactions and implant stability of 1,132 percutaneous titanium implants (970 patients) for bone conduction devices (BCDs). In addition, it examines BCD usage and comparisons between different patient groups.
- Mutual cancellation between tones presented by air conduction, by bone conduction and by non-osseous (soft tissue) bone conductionShai Chordekar
Department of Communication Disorders, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Hear Res 283:180-4. 2012..A major component of auditory stimulation by STC may not induce actual skull bone vibrations and may not involve bulk fluid volume displacements...
- Bone conduction in a three-dimensional model of the cochleaFrank Bohnke
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 68:393-6. 2006..To study the influence of bone conduction, a formerly developed finite element model was excited by harmonic pressure signals at the cochlea wall...
- A finite element model of the human head for auditory bone conduction simulationHenning Taschke
Lumberg Connect GmbH and Co KG, Schalksmuhle, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 68:319-23. 2006In order to investigate the mechanisms of bone conduction, a finite element model of the human head was developed. The most important steps of the modelling process are described...
- Basilar membrane and osseous spiral lamina motion in human cadavers with air and bone conduction stimuliStefan Stenfelt
Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
Hear Res 181:131-43. 2003It is generally accepted that bone conduction (BC) stimuli yield a traveling wave on the basilar membrane (BM) and hence stimulate the cochlea by the same mechanisms as normal air conduction (AC)...
- Infant air and bone conduction tone burst auditory brain stem responses for classification of hearing loss and the relationship to behavioral thresholdsKathy R Vander Werff
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York 13244, USA
Ear Hear 30:350-68. 2009..1) frequency-specific tone burst auditory brain stem response (TBABR) thresholds by air conduction (AC) and bone conduction (BC) in early infancy used to classify type and severity of HL, (2) ear-specific behavioral thresholds for ..
- Bone conduction hearing level in patients with eosinophilic otitis media associated with bronchial asthmaYukiko Iino
Department of Otolaryngology, Jichi Medical University Saitama Medical Center, Saitama, Japan
Otol Neurotol 29:949-52. 2008..EOM patients show gradual deterioration of hearing and sometimes become deaf suddenly. However, there have been no systemic studies of bone conduction hearing level (BCHL) of patients with EOM.
- Evidence of inner ear contribution in bone conduction in chinchillaDavid Chhan
Speech and Hearing Bioscience and Technology Program, Harvard MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA
Hear Res 301:66-71. 2013We investigated the contribution of the middle ear to the physiological response to bone conduction stimuli in chinchilla...
- Hearing outcomes of atresia surgery versus osseointegrated bone conduction device in patients with congenital aural atresia: a systematic reviewGarani S Nadaraja
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, California Division of Otolaryngology, Department of Surgery, and Division of Public Health, Study Design and Biostatistics Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, U S A
Otol Neurotol 34:1394-9. 2013To perform a systematic review, comparing hearing outcomes of atresiaplasty versus osseointegrated bone conduction device (OBCD) in congenital aural atresia (CAA) patients.
- Fluid volume displacement at the oval and round windows with air and bone conduction stimulationStefan Stenfelt
Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 115:797-812. 2004..This was done during air conduction (AC) stimulation in seven fresh human temporal bones, and with bone conduction (BC) stimulation in eight temporal bones and one human cadaver head...
- Round window membrane motion with air conduction and bone conduction stimulationStefan Stenfelt
Department of Signals and Systems, Chalmers University of Technology, SE 41296 Goteborg, Sweden
Hear Res 198:10-24. 2004..a laser Doppler vibrometer in four specimens with air conduction (AC) stimulation and in four specimens with bone conduction (BC) stimulation...
- Stability of osseointegrated bone conduction systems in children: a pilot studyPasquale Marsella
Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Rome, Italy
Otol Neurotol 33:797-803. 2012To obtain objective data of bone conduction implant stability and osseointegration in children; to compare in pediatric subjects the stability and osseointegration of the novel TiOblast-coated implant system (BI300) to the previous ..
- A new semi-implantable transcutaneous bone conduction device: clinical, surgical, and audiologic outcomes in patients with congenital ear canal atresiaRalf Siegert
Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Prosper Hospital, Recklinghausen, Germany
Otol Neurotol 34:927-34. 2013..We have developed a new partially implantable Bone Conduction Hearing Device (BCHD) without a percutaneous abutment and have been using them clinically for over 6 years...
- Impact of floating mass transducer coupling and positioning in round window vibroplastyGunesh P Rajan
Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Unit, School of Surgery, University of Western Australia, Australia
Otol Neurotol 32:271-7. 2011..We investigated the coupling efficiency between the FMT and the RWM and how the efficiency is altered by the FMT position, the degree of FMT-RWM contact, and the use of a soft tissue coupler...
- Perioperative recordings of vestibular-evoked myogenic potentials in otosclerosisFabian Singbartl
Department of Otolaryngology at Unfallkrankenhaus Berlin, Hospital of the University of Berlin, Charite Medical School, Berlin, Germany
Otol Neurotol 27:1070-3. 2006..The aim of the present study was to investigate saccular function in patients with otosclerosis. Furthermore, the influence of stapedotomy on the vestibular-evoked myogenic potentials (VEMPs) should be demonstrated...
- 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. 2007..The aim of this study was to investigate whether vestibular-evoked myogenic potential (VEMP) correlates with the progression of otosclerosis...
- Audiometric evaluation of bilaterally fitted bone-anchored hearing aidsA J Bosman
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Audiology 40:158-67. 2001..Candidacy for bilateral fitting was primarily based on symmetry of bone conduction thresholds...
- Vestibular activation by bone conducted soundM S Welgampola
Institute of Neurological Sciences, Prince of Wales Hospital and UNSW Clinical School, Sydney, NSW, Australia
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:771-8. 2003..To examine the properties and potential clinical uses of myogenic potentials to bone conducted sound...
- Vestibular primary afferent responses to sound and vibration in the guinea pigIan S Curthoys
Vestibular Research Laboratory, School of Psychology, The University of Sydney, NSW, Sydney, 2006, Australia
Exp Brain Res 210:347-52. 2011....
- Consensus statements on the BAHA system: where do we stand at present?Ad F M Snik
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 195:2-12. 2005....
- Bone conduction impairment in chronic ear diseaseC J Linstrom
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, East Orange, New Jersey, USA
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 110:437-41. 2001The preoperative and postoperative bone conduction (BC) thresholds were prospectively investigated in 24 patients with chronic ear disease in the form of cholesteatoma, chronic suppurative otitis media, or adhesive otitis media...
- The bone-anchored hearing aid in patients with a unilateral air-bone gapAd F M Snik
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Otol Neurotol 23:61-6. 2002..To study the benefit of the application of a bone-anchored hearing aid in patients with a unilateral air-bone gap...
- Ossicular chain reconstruction improves bone conduction threshold in chronic otitis mediaH S Lee
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Pundang Jesaeng Hospital, Daejin Medical Center, Sungnam, Korea
J Laryngol Otol 122:351-6. 2008This study aimed to assess the elevation of bone conduction threshold in patients with chronic otitis media and to investigate the mechanism of this phenomenon...
- Unilateral deafness after acoustic neuroma surgery: subjective hearing handicap and the effect of the bone-anchored hearing aidHenrik Terkel Andersen
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hellerup, Denmark
Otol Neurotol 27:809-14. 2006..To evaluate the subjective hearing handicap in patients with unilateral deafness after acoustic neuroma surgery and the effect of the Bone-anchored Hearing Aid (BAHA) on test band...
- The evidence base for the application of contralateral bone anchored hearing aids in acquired unilateral sensorineural hearing loss in adultsD M Baguley
Audiology Department, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
Clin Otolaryngol 31:6-14. 2006..It is perhaps only appropriate to insert a BAHA peg at the time of vestibular schwanoma tumour excision in patients with good preoperative hearing, as their hearing handicap increases most...
- Comparison of the bone anchored hearing aid implantable hearing device with contralateral routing of offside signal amplification in the rehabilitation of unilateral deafnessJohn K Niparko
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Baltimore, MD 21287 0910, USA
Otol Neurotol 24:73-8. 2003....
- Bone conduction auditory brainstem responses in infantsP E Campbell
Plymouth Institute of Neuroscience, Plymouth University, Plymouth, UK
J Laryngol Otol 118:117-22. 2004..The purpose of this paper is to review the role of bone conduction auditory brainstem responses (BC-ABR)...
- The floating mass transducer at the round window: direct transmission or bone conduction?Andreas Arnold
University Department of ENT, Head and Neck Surgery, Inselspital, University of Bern, Switzerland
Hear Res 263:120-7. 2010..to the cochlear fluids of an FMT placed at the round window (rwFMT) with special attention to the role of bone conduction. A posterior tympanotomy was performed on eleven ears of seven human whole head specimens...
- Bone-anchored hearing aid in unilateral inner ear deafness: a study of 20 patientsMyrthe K S Hol
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Medical Centre St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Audiol Neurootol 9:274-81. 2004..To evaluate the benefit of a bone-anchored hearing aid (BAHA) contralateral routing of sound (CROS) in 20 patients with unilateral inner ear deafness...
- Bone-anchored hearing aids in unilateral inner ear deafness: an evaluation of audiometric and patient outcome measurementsMyrthe K S Hol
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Otol Neurotol 26:999-1006. 2005..To evaluate the benefit of a bone-anchored hearing aid contralateral routing of sound hearing aid (BAHA CROS hearing aid) in 29 patients with unilateral inner ear deafness...
- Further evidence for a fluid pathway during bone conduction auditory stimulationHaim Sohmer
Department of Physiology, Hadassah Medical School, Hebrew University, P O B No 12272, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
Hear Res 193:105-10. 2004This study was designed to evaluate the suggestion that during bone vibrator stimulation on skull bone (bone conduction auditory stimulation), a major connection between the site of the bone vibrator and the inner ear is a fluid pathway...
- Influence of a totally open oval window on bone conduction in otosclerosisAndreas Arnold
University Department of ENT, Head and Neck Surgery, Inselspital, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
Audiol Neurootol 16:23-8. 2011The aim of this study was to evaluate changes in bone conduction thresholds before, during and after total stapedectomy.
- Preliminary study on vestibular-evoked myogenic potential induced by bone-conducted stimuliAtsushi Miyamoto
Department of Otolaryngology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Japan
Otol Neurotol 27:1110-4. 2006..To study the relationship between vestibular-evoked myogenic potential evoked by air-conducted stimuli (A-VEMP) and those evoked by bone-conducted stimuli (B-VEMP)...
- Middle ear structure and bone conduction in Spalax, Eospalax, and Tachyoryctes mole-rats (Rodentia: Spalacidae)Matthew J Mason
Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
J Morphol 271:462-72. 2010..Based on the observed anatomy, three hypothetical modes of bone conduction are argued to represent more likely mechanisms through which mole-rats can detect ground vibrations: ..
- New perspectives for middle ear implants: first results in otosclerosis with mixed hearing lossFrederic Venail
ENT Department, Hopital Nord, APHM, Marseille, France
Laryngoscope 117:552-5. 2007..Audiologic results were similar to those obtained in cases of sensorineural HL. One case of postoperative labyrinthitis was observed...
- 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..to sensorineural function did not significantly differ between the normal (air conduction) and affected ear (bone conduction)...
- Maturation of bone conduction multiple auditory steady-state responsesSusan Anne Small
School of Audiology and Speech Sciences, The University of British Columbia, 5804 Fairview Avenue, Vancouver, BC V6T1Z3, Canada
Int J Audiol 47:476-88. 2008..Different 'normal levels' for infants of different ages must be used and are proposed in this study...
- Bone conduction experiments in humans - a fluid pathway from bone to earH Sohmer
Department of Physiology, Hebrew University Hadassah Medicla School, Jerusalem, Israel
Hear Res 146:81-8. 2000Animal experiments in this laboratory have led to the suggestion that a major pathway in bone conduction stimulation to the inner ear is via the skull contents (brain and CSF). This hypothesis was now tested in humans...
- Short- and long-term results with implantable transcutaneous and percutaneous bone-conduction devicesA F Snik
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Nijmegen University Hospital, The Netherlands
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 124:265-8. 1998....
- 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...
- Bone-conduction amplification with completely-in-the-canal hearing aidsD E Hayes
Audiology Services, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Am Acad Audiol 9:59-66. 1998..the physical vibrations of microphone and receiver components may be used to improve hearing aid gain through bone conduction. Three cases are presented that will introduce this phenomenon for two transcranial CROS fittings and for one ..
- 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...
- "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...
- Video-oculography findings in patients with otosclerosisJuuso Kujala
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
Otol Neurotol 26:1134-7. 2005..To evaluate the existence of vestibular irritation with video-oculography before and after stapes surgery and to examine whether there would be signs of specific end-organ irritation...
- Transient depression of inner ear function after stapedotomy: skeeter versus CO(2) laser techniqueT Somers
University ENT Department, Sint Augustinus Hospital, Wilrijk, Belgium
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:267-72. 2007..An early postoperative transient depression of the bone conduction thresholds is frequently detected after stapes surgery...
- Very far-advanced otosclerosis: stapedotomy or cochlear implantationMarie Noelle Calmels
Department of Otology Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery, Purpan Hospital, Toulouse, CHU Toulouse, France
Acta Otolaryngol 127:574-8. 2007..This can justify our decision to propose stapedotomy at the initial treatment in patients with very far-advanced otosclerosis. In cases of hearing failure after stapes surgery, cochlear implantation is an option...
- Otologic disease in turner syndromeIngeborg J M Dhooge
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
Otol Neurotol 26:145-50. 2005..This study involved the assessment of the otologic and audiologic characteristics of a group of patients with Turner syndrome...
- 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...
- 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. 2008..To 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...
- 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..b>Bone conduction thresholds did not change significantly during the Bing test in any patient...
- 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..The results of our study show that DPOAEs cannot replace behavioral threshold tests; they may only be included in a battery of tests for a complete clinical follow-up for efficiency monitoring after stapes surgery...
- Air and bone conduction change after stapedotomy and partial stapedectomy for otosclerosisNicola Quaranta
Otorhinolaryngology Clinic G Lugli, Otologic and Neurotologic Surgery, Department of Ophthalmology and Otorhinolaryngology, University of Bari, Italy
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:116-20. 2005..The aim of this study was to analyze and compare the results obtained in otosclerosis patient undergoing stapedotomy and partial stapedectomy...
- First experience with a new stapes clip piston in stapedotomyW Grolman
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Otol Neurotol 26:595-8. 2005..This new type of stapes piston was designed to avoid the crimping onto the incus in stapedotomy. This one clip fits all designs and enables solid fixation by clicking the prosthesis onto the long process of the incus without crimping...
- Argon laser assisted small fenestra stapedotomy for otosclerosisVivek Raut
New Cross Hospital, Wednesfield Road, Wolverhampton WV10 0QP, UK
Auris Nasus Larynx 32:11-5. 2005..Preservation of cochlear function was assessed by comparing the average pre- and post-operative bone conduction thresholds. Complications arising were analysed. The post-operative air-bone gap at 0...
- ["One shot" CO2 laser stapedotomy]S Jovanovic
Hals Nasen Ohren Klinik, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin
HNO 54:842-50. 2006..In order to further optimize the surgical technique with CO(2) laser in stapes surgery, a scanner system was used to obtain a footplate perforation of 0.5-0.6 mm with only one laser application ("one-shot" stapedotomy)...
- 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..Implantable hearing aids have been developed for patients with perceptional HL and normal middle ear function but not for patients with middle ear disease or malformation...
- 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..6-mm platinum wire Teflon piston was used. The pre- and postoperative bone conduction thresholds were compared at the frequencies 250 Hz, 500 Hz, 1 kHz, 1.5 kHz, 2 kHz, 3 kHz and 4 kHz...
- 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...
- Autogenic and xenogenic materials in stapes surgery: retrospective analysis of 350 casesMarcin Durko
Otosurgery Department, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:179-83. 2007..Retrospective analysis of the postoperative hearing results in stapes surgery using autogenic materials versus xenogenic materials at the 12-month follow-up...
- A new self-fixing and articulated malleus grip stapedectomy prosthesisRudolf Hausler
Department of ENT, Head and Neck Surgery, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:197-201. 2007..It appears that with the new Clip Piston MVP the previously difficult surgery of malleus-grip stapedectomy has become straight forward and technically simpler...
- 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...
- 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..All the patients with stapes surgery had significant hearing gain and bone conduction thresholds did not differ significantly in any of the cases; the mean postoperative air-bone gap at the main ..
- Analysis of the long-term hearing results after the surgical repair of aural atresiaSun O Chang
Department of Otolaryngology, Seoul National University National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
Laryngoscope 116:1835-41. 2006..The authors analyzed hearing results after CAA surgery with long-term follow-up (F/U) with respect to several clinical factors...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- Technical and clinical aspects of 'one-shot' CO(2) laser stapedotomyS Jovanovic
ENT Department, Charite University Medical Center, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:255-66. 2007..In order to further optimize the surgical technique with the CO(2) laser in stapes surgery, a scanner system was used to obtain a footplate perforation of 0.5-0.6mm with only one laser application ('one-shot' stapedotomy)...
- Bone conduction variation poststapedotomyLuca Moscillo
ENT Department S Maria delle Grazie Hospital Pozzuoli, Naples, Italy
Am J Otolaryngol 27:330-3. 2006We evaluated the variation in bone conduction auditory thresholds in patients undergoing surgical intervention for otosclerosis as part of our report on the use of surgery in patients with a small air-bone gap...
- Binaural hearing, atresia, and the masking dilemmaMartin L Lenhardt
Ceres Biotechnology, LLC, Richmond, Virginia, USA
Int Tinnitus J 12:96-100. 2006..This aspect of the bone audiogram should not be overlooked. We suggest two uses of binaural bone conduction hearing to help resolve the dilemma--one an auditory brainstem response variation, the other a high-frequency ..
- 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. 2006..To evaluate whether the bone-anchored hearing aid (BAHA) can be applied successfully to patients with conductive hearing loss and moderate mental retardation...
- [Long term results stape surgery]Tatiana Gierek
Katedra i Klinika Laryngologii Sl AM w Katowicach
Otolaryngol Pol 60:653-61. 2006..Audiometric assessment for air and bone conduction was performed according to the European Academy of Otology and Neuro-Otology (EAO-NO) criteria...
- Audiological evaluation of patients with otosclerosisRudolf Probst
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:119-26. 2007..The measurement of pure-tone air and bone conduction thresholds has limitations that prevent an accurate diagnosis based solely upon these test results...
- 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...
- [Glasgow Benefit Plot for evaluation of stapedectomy result]Marcin Szymanski
Klinika Otolaryngologii AM w Lublinie
Otolaryngol Pol 57:403-6. 2003..Evaluation of hearing tests using the Glasgow Benefit Plot enables to evaluate patient's hearing disability and to predict possible benefit from surgery for individual cases...
- Efficacy of evaluation of audiometric results after stapes surgery in otosclerosis. II. A method for reporting results from individual casesA J De Bruijn
Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery and the Department of Audiology (Professor Dreschler, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 124:84-9. 2001..This results in 2 plots, which we called the Amsterdam Hearing Evaluation Plots. Audiometric data from 451 stapes operations were used to demonstrate the use of the Amsterdam Hearing Evaluation Plots...
- [Results after erbium:YAG-laser stapedotomy]T Keck
Universitäts HNO Klinik Ulm
Laryngorhinootologie 82:157-61. 2003..The analysis of postoperative results after Erbium : YAG-Laser stapedotomy in patients with 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..Untreated anterior mallear ligament fixation produced a persistent air-bone gap of approximately 10 dB after stapedioplasty...
- Fluoride therapy for cochlear otosclerosis? an audiometric and computerized tomography evaluationW Derks
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
Acta Otolaryngol 121:174-7. 2001..There was no clear relationship between the size and site of otospongiotic lesions on CT and the severity of SNHL. Follow-up with CT evaluation did not provide reliable information as to the efficacy of fluoride therapy...
- Rapid maxillary expansion and conductive hearing lossFatma Taşpinar
Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey
Angle Orthod 73:669-73. 2003..001). For most patients (74%), these improvements were maintained two years after active treatment...
- Retrospective analysis of early postoperative hearing results obtained after stapedotomy with implantation of a new titanium stapes prosthesisC L Zuur
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Academical Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Otol Neurotol 24:863-7. 2003..To evaluate the early postoperative hearing results of a new titanium stapes prosthesis (K-Piston) implanted in patients with otosclerosis...
- Otosclerosis and chronic tinnitusRonald E Gristwood
Department of Otolaryngology, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:398-403. 2003..Tinnitus has an association with gender (p < .0001), mean preoperative bone conduction (BC) level (p = .0012), mean air conduction (AC) level (p = .0192), and mean air-bone gap (p = .0075)...
- 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...
- Stapedotomy with microdrill or carbon dioxide laser: influence on inner ear functionThomas Somers
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Saint Augustine Hospital, Antwerp, Belgium
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:880-5; discussion 886. 2006..randomized audiological analysis of 336 otosclerosis operations was conducted to compare the evolution of bone conduction thresholds after primary stapedotomy with two different techniques to open the footplate: microdrill and ..
- 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...
- 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...
- Long-term hearing results after stapes surgery: a 20-year follow-upAntti A Aarnisalo
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
Otol Neurotol 24:567-71. 2003..The aim of this study was to evaluate the results of stapes surgery after 20 years of follow-up and to compare the results between large fenestra versus small fenestra stapedotomy...
- 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...
- 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...
- Bone and air conduction after stapedectomyKamal Morshed
Otolaryngology Department, Medical University of Lublin, Lublin, Poland
Ann Univ Mariae Curie Sklodowska Med 58:33-7. 2003Otosclerosis causes loss of air conduction (AC) but also bone conduction (BC) may be deteriorated. It is reported that also BC may improve after surgical treatment of otosclerosis...
- Stapedotomy for tympanosclerotic stapes fixation: is it safe and efficient? A review of 68 casesRobert Vincent
Jean Causse Ear Clinic, Traverse de Béziers, Clombiers, France
Otol Neurotol 23:866-72. 2002..The procedure is traditionally considered to carry a high risk of postoperative sensorineural hearing loss. The aim of this study was to report the hearing results in surgically treated cases of stapes fixation...
- Preliminary ossiculoplasty results using the Kurz titanium prosthesesWesley W O Krueger
The Otology Group, San Antonio, TX 78240, USA
Otol Neurotol 23:836-9. 2002..The effectiveness of these new prostheses is being tested in a prospective multicenter study...
- Human middle-ear imaging, physiology, and biomechanicsCHARLES RICHARD STEELE; Fiscal Year: 2013..New methods to measure bone conduction sensitivity will be developed for high frequencies and combined with existing air conduction measurement ..
- For Hearing Component in the Hispanic Community Health Study (HCHS)Lisa Lavange; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Mechanics of Human Middle & Inner Ear: Basic Science &Clinical ApplicationHideko Heidi Nakajima; Fiscal Year: 2013..The measurements of BC-evoked DP will elucidate BC mechanisms and improve applications of BC for diagnosis and treatment. ..
- Multisensory foundations of speech perception in infancyJanet F Werker; Fiscal Year: 2013..Heard speech, both of the maternal voice via bone conduction and of external (filtered) speech through the uterus, is organized in part by this somatosensory/motor ..
- Structure and Function Relations in Middle EarsJohn J Rosowski; Fiscal Year: 2012..Recent reports come to contradictory conclusions on the clinical significance of compressive bone conduction, and point to a sensitivity of this mechanism to inner-ear conductive pathology...
- Bone Conduction Testing for Newborn Hearing ScreeningLinda J Hood; Fiscal Year: 2010..hearing screening device that will incorporate novel testing procedures combining simultaneous air and bone conduction testing so that mild hearing losses (<35 dB nHL) are better and consistently detected...
- BIOMECHANICS OF THE MIDDLE EARTHOMAS HETHERINGTON; Fiscal Year: 1990..This work is relevant to understanding pathways of vibratory and auditory stimulation of the inner ear that bypass the tympanum and auditory ossicular chain, such as those involved in the phenomenon of bone conduction hearing in humans.
- SENSORINEURAL HEARING LOSS--PERILYMPHATIC FISTULASRobert Kohut; Fiscal Year: 1999..the presence of naturally occurring LCP of the fossula post fenestram in squirrel monkeys (b)feasibility of bone conduction ABR in the cat, and (c) unreliable fluorescein concentration in perilymph in the cat...
- Tooth Phone Auditory Device TPADBARRY MERSKY; Fiscal Year: 2009..Device - TPAD ABSTRACT The Tooth Phone(R) Auditory Device - TPAD is new alternative device to the only direct bone conduction hearing aid currently accepted by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of certain ..
- FEILD STUDY OF HEARING PROTECTOR EVALUATION PROCEDURETHOMAS RIMMER; Fiscal Year: 1999..A recently developed alternative procedure called bone conduction loudness balance (BCLB) seems to meet all requirements for universally usable field HPD attenuation ..
- Audiometric Earphone - Phase 1Robert Margolis; Fiscal Year: 2005..The occlusion effect necessitates that the test ear be uncovered during bone conduction testing...
- Echolocator for Blind InfantsDouglas Richards; Fiscal Year: 2002..making a more natural sensory substitution; and (c) by presenting the sounds in the ultrasonic region through bone conduction, it does not interfere with hearing of speech or environmental sounds...
- 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..The occlusion effect necessitates that the test ear be uncovered during bone conduction testing...
- Ear Biomechanics for Restoration of HearingRONG GAN; Fiscal Year: 2009..Thus, the results will be essential for improving the diagnosis of OME, assessing surgical treatment for conductive hearing loss, and potentially improve the quality of life for millions of people. ..
- ACOUSTIC RESPONSES OF THE HUMAN COCHLEA AND MIDDLE EARDOUGLAS KEEFE; Fiscal Year: 2008....
- 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. ..
- MOLECULAR BASIS OF VESTIBULAR EFFERENT FUNCTIONP Ashley Wackym; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Molecular biology of deafness in the Meniere's ModelCLIFF MEGERIAN; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- 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. ..
- AUDITORY PROCESSING AND SENSORINEURAL HEARING LOSSW Summers; Fiscal Year: 2002..Later studies apply these findings to tasks involving speech-like material and to running speech in order to clarify the role of the active mechanism in the processing of speech in competing sound. ..
- AUDITORY DEVELOPMENT IN EARLY-AMPLIFIED CHILDRENYvonne Sininger; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- 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. ..
- Ninth Symposium on Cochlear Implants for ChildrenJohn Niparko; Fiscal Year: 2003..250) presentations. Panel discussions (n=3) will be scheduled, as will technical updates (n=3). Proceedings of the 9th Symposium will be published in the Archives of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery. ..
- TEMPORAL PROPERTIES OF AUDITORY MASKINGSID BACON; Fiscal Year: 2005..The primary goal of this line of research is to gain a better understanding of the processing underlying this change in response growth. ..
- OTOREFLECTANCE ASSESSMENT OF MIDDLE-EAR FUNCTIONINGDOUGLAS KEEFE; Fiscal Year: 2006..Outcomes from Phase II will evaluate whether OR is more accurate than conventional tests to screen and diagnose middle-ear dysfunction in clinical applications of important societal concern. [unreadable] [unreadable]..