Occlusion of the Lateral Semicircular Canal Through the External Ear Canal: A Case Report.

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This case report introduces a novel surgical procedure to occlude the lateral semicircular canal through the external auditory canal. The patient was a 64-year-old male with Ménière’s disease who had […]

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Prevalence, Surgical Management, and Audiologic Impact of Sigmoid Sinus Dehiscence Causing Pulsatile Tinnitus.

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To evaluate the prevalence, surgical management, and audiologic impact of pulsatile tinnitus caused by sigmoid sinus dehiscence.Retrospective chart review at a tertiary care hospital.Adults with unilateral pulsatile tinnitus attributable to […]

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A Three-arm, Single-blind, Randomized Controlled Trial Examining the Effects of Notched Music Therapy, Conventional Music Therapy, and Counseling on Tinnitus.

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To compare the efficacy of three common interventions for tinnitus patients: notched music therapy, conventional music therapy, and counseling.Randomized, single-blinded, controlled, three-arm trial.This study was conducted from January 2018 to […]

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The Acceptability and Influencing Factors of an Internet-Based Tinnitus Multivariate Integrated Sound Therapy for Patients With Tinnitus.

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To explore the acceptability and influencing factors of an Internet-based Tinnitus Multivariate Integrated Sound Therapy (iT-MIST). The individually tailored sound therapy used narrowband noise centered on the patient’s tinnitus frequency […]

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Treatment choice in single-sided deafness and asymmetric hearing loss. A prospective, multi-center cohort study on 155 patients.

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To describe the treatment choice in a cohort of subjects with single-sided deafness (SSD) and asymmetric hearing loss (AHL). To assess the reliability of the treatment trials.In this national, multi-centre, […]

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Tinnitus Is Associated With Extended High-Frequency Hearing Loss and Hidden High-Frequency Damage in Young Patients.

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To analyze the results of extended high-frequency (EHF) and high-frequency hearing tests in young patients with tinnitus who show normal response in conventional pure-tone audiometry (PTA), and to explore the […]

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Within-Subject Comparisons of the Auditory Brainstem Response and Uncomfortable Loudness Levels in Ears With and Without Tinnitus in Unilateral Tinnitus Subjects With Normal Audiograms.

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To evaluate whether cochlear synaptopathy is a common pathophysiologic cause of tinnitus in individuals with normal audiograms.Prospective study.Tertiary referral center.We enrolled 27 subjects with unilateral tinnitus and normal symmetric hearing […]

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What Makes Tinnitus Loud?

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Tinnitus loudness is a subjective measure, and it does not directly reflect either tinnitus severity or the impact on daily life. Nevertheless, loud tinnitus may be the most frequent clinical […]

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Endoscopic Intervention of Aberrant Carotid Artery in the Middle Ear.

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To describe surgical management for transcanal endoscopic ear surgery (TEES) in two patients with aberrant internal carotid artery (ICA) in the middle ear.A young girl who complained of pulsatile tinnitus […]

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Development of a model to predict vestibular schwannoma growth: an opportunity to introduce new wait and scan strategies.

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To develop a prediction model to predict vestibular schwannoma (VS) growth for patients in a wait and scan (W&S) strategy.A cohort of patients with unilateral VS, entering a W&S strategy […]

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Bilateral Hearing Loss and Unilateral Cochlear Ossification in a Patient With Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia.

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Bilateral sensorineural deafness and unilateral cochlear ossification have rarely been described in patients with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML). A 21-year-old man presented to a hospital with right-sided sudden hearing loss […]

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Fluctuations in Subjective Tinnitus Ratings Over Time: Implications for Clinical Research.

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Patients with chronic, subjective tinnitus are often administered a battery of audiometric tests to characterize their tinnitus percept. Even a comprehensive battery, if applied just once, cannot capture fluctuations in […]

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Prolonged intra-operative thermal exposure in endoscopic ear surgery: is it really safe?

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The aim of this study was to assess change in temperature, audiometric outcomes and post-operative complications following exposure to different light sources during endoscopic ear surgery.A total of 64 patients […]

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Cerebral Venous Stenting for Pulsatile Tinnitus After Unsuccessful Jugular Ligation: Case Report and Literature Review.

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Pulsatile tinnitus constitutes up to 10% of all tinnitus cases. Cerebral venous stenosis is a known etiology of pulsatile tinnitus. Treatment of pulsatile tinnitus secondary to venous stenosis with venous […]

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Noise Damage Accelerates Auditory Aging and Tinnitus: A Canadian Population-Based Study.

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Age-related hearing loss (ARHL) is the third most challenging disability in older adults. Noise is a known modifiable risk factor of ARHL, which can drive adverse health effects. Few large-scale […]

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Intraoperative Electrocochleography of Posterior Fossa Tumors Producing Menière’s Syndrome.

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Intraoperative electrocochleography (ECochG) has provided insight regarding inner ear pathophysiology during neurotologic procedures. In this study, intraoperative ECochG findings are reported in patients who presented with episodic aural and vestibular […]

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New findings in a retrospective study on the efficacy of precision sound therapy of 156 tinnitus: “Drift” of tinnitus sites.

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The purpose of this study was to explore the role of the newly emerging concept that involves “shifting” the tinnitus pitch and loudness in relation to the efficacy of precision […]

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Endoscopic Stapedectomy: Collective Experience From a Large Australian Center.

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Endoscopic stapes surgery is a technically demanding procedure that is increasing in popularity. Surgical outcomes and complication rates have been demonstrated to be comparable to traditional microscopic techniques. The surgical […]

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Cochlear Implantation in Patients With Menière’s Disease: Does Disease Activity Affect the Outcome?

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Menière’s disease (MD) is characterized by episodes of vertigo, tinnitus, and sensorineural hearing loss. In the setting of bilateral deafness due to MD alone or contralateral pathology, cochlear implantation (CI) […]

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Intraparotid Superficial Temporal Artery Arteriovenous Malformation Causing Persistent Pulsatile Tinnitus.

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This article discusses the diagnosis, imaging workup, and management of a rare cause of pulsatile tinnitus: intraparotid arteriovenous malformation.A single patient with a superficial temporal arteriovenous malformation diagnosed by carotid […]

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Beethoven: His Hearing Loss and His Hearing Aids.

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: To celebrate the 250th anniversary of the birth of the great classical composer, Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827), we point out how his hearing loss affected him and how the […]

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What Clinicians Should Consider to Determine a More Beneficial Treatment Strategy for Small to Medium Sized Vestibular Schwannoma With Serviceable Hearing: A Single Surgeon’s Long-term Outcome of Microsurgery and Gamma Knife Radiosurgery.

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The number of small to medium sized vestibular schwannoma (VS) patients presenting with serviceable hearing has steadily increased. There are various treatment strategies for small to medium sized VS, including […]

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Cochlear Implantation for Treatment of Tinnitus in Single-sided Deafness: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

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Quantify the benefit of cochlear implantation (CI) for tinnitus relief among individuals with single-sided deafness (SSD).PubMed, Scopus, and Cochrane databases were searched through July 10, 2019. Search strategies used a […]

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Predicting Postoperative Cochlear Implant Performance Using Supervised Machine Learning.

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To predict postoperative cochlear implant performance with heterogeneous text and numerical variables using supervised machine learning techniques.A supervised machine learning approach comprising neural networks and decision tree-based ensemble algorithms were […]

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