Presbycusis

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Presbycusis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Presbycusis" returned 12 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Comprehensive management of presbycusis: central and peripheral.
 

Author(s): Kourosh Parham, Frank R Lin, Daniel H Coelho, Robert T Sataloff, George A Gates

Journal: Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2013 Apr;148(4):537-9.

 

The prevailing otolaryngologic approach to treatment of age-related hearing loss (ARHL), presbycusis, emphasizes compensation of peripheral functional deficits (ie, hearing aids and cochlear implants). This approach does not address adequately the needs of the geriatric population, ...

Last Updated: 28 Mar 2013

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[Comparing audiological evaluation and screening: a study on presbycusis].
 

Author(s): Alessandra Giannella Samelli, Camila Aparecida Negretti, Kerli Saori Ueda, Renata Rodrigues Moreira, Eliane Schochat

Journal: Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. ;77(1):70-6.

 

Given the high prevalence of presbycusis and the damage it brings about, a screening test can be useful in the identification of hearing loss in primary care.

Last Updated: 22 Feb 2011

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Executive dysfunction and presbycusis in older persons with and without memory loss and dementia.
 

Author(s): George A Gates, Laura E Gibbons, Susan M McCurry, Susan M McCusrry, Paul K Crane, Martin Patrick Feeney, Eric B Larson

Journal: Cogn Behav Neurol. 2010 Dec;23(4):218-23.

 

To determine the relation of age-related auditory processing dysfunction and executive functioning.

Last Updated: 14 Dec 2010

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The terms "Presbycusis" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Mechanisms and genes in human strial presbycusis from animal models.
 

Author(s): Kevin K Ohlemiller

Journal: Brain Res.. 2009 Jun;1277():70-83.

 

Schuknecht proposed a discrete form of presbycusis in which hearing loss results principally from degeneration of cochlear stria vascularis and decline of the endocochlear potential (EP). This form was asserted to be genetically linked, and to arise independently from age-related ...

Last Updated: 22 Jun 2009

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Clinical Trial on Alzheimer Disease, Presbycusis and Hearing Aids
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Alzheimer Disease; Presbycusis

 

Last Updated: 18 Jun 2007

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At-home Auditory Training Clinical Trial
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Presbycusis; Aging; Hearing Loss

 

Last Updated: 6 Feb 2014

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Evaluating Hearing Aid Service Delivery Models
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Presbycusis; Aging; Hearing Loss

 

Last Updated: 6 Feb 2014

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