Tinnitus

Common Name(s)

Tinnitus

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Vestibular Disorders Association

VEDA's mission is to serve people with vestibular (inner ear balance) disorders by providing access to information, offering a support network, and elevating awareness of the challenges associated with these conditions.

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Tinnitus" for support, advocacy or research.

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Vestibular Disorders Association

VEDA's mission is to serve people with vestibular (inner ear balance) disorders by providing access to information, offering a support network, and elevating awareness of the challenges associated with these conditions.

https://vestibular.org

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Tinnitus" returned 293 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Diffusion imaging of auditory and auditory-limbic connectivity in tinnitus: preliminary evidence and methodological challenges.
 

Author(s): Anna Seydell-Greenwald, Erika P Raven, Amber M Leaver, Ted K Turesky, Josef P Rauschecker

Journal: Neural Plast.. 2014 ;2014():145943.

 

Subjective tinnitus, or "ringing in the ears," is perceived by 10 to 15 percent of the adult population and causes significant suffering in a subset of patients. While it was originally thought of as a purely auditory phenomenon, there is increasing evidence that the limbic system ...

Last Updated: 22 Jul 2014

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Modulation of electrocortical brain activity by attention in individuals with and without tinnitus.
 

Author(s): Brandon T Paul, Ian C Bruce, Daniel J Bosnyak, David C Thompson, Larry E Roberts

Journal: Neural Plast.. 2014 ;2014():127824.

 

Age and hearing-level matched tinnitus and control groups were presented with a 40 Hz AM sound using a carrier frequency of either 5 kHz (in the tinnitus frequency region of the tinnitus subjects) or 500 Hz (below this region). On attended blocks subjects pressed a button after ...

Last Updated: 15 Jul 2014

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Structural brain changes following left temporal low-frequency rTMS in patients with subjective tinnitus.
 

Author(s): Astrid Lehner, Berthold Langguth, Timm B Poeppl, Rainer Rupprecht, Göran Hajak, Michael Landgrebe, Martin Schecklmann

Journal: Neural Plast.. 2014 ;2014():132058.

 

Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) of the temporal cortex has been used to treat patients with subjective tinnitus. While rTMS is known to induce morphological changes in healthy subjects, no study has investigated yet whether rTMS treatment induces grey matter (GM) ...

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2014

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The terms "Tinnitus" returned 45 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A brain centred view of psychiatric comorbidity in tinnitus: from otology to hodology.
 

Author(s): Massimo Salviati, Francesco Saverio Bersani, Giuseppe Valeriani, Amedeo Minichino, Roberta Panico, Graziella Francesca Romano, Filippo Mazzei, Valeria Testugini, Giancarlo Altissimi, Giancarlo Cianfrone

Journal: Neural Plast.. 2014 ;2014():817852.

 

Introduction. Comorbid psychiatric disorders are frequent among patients affected by tinnitus. There are mutual clinical influences between tinnitus and psychiatric disorders, as well as neurobiological relations based on partially overlapping hodological and neuroplastic phenomena. ...

Last Updated: 14 Jul 2014

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Vestibular paroxysmia associated with paroxysmal pulsatile tinnitus: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Tzu-Pu Chang, Yi-Chang Wu, Yung-Chu Hsu

Journal: Acta Neurol Taiwan. 2013 Jun;22(2):72-5.

 

Vestibular paroxysmia is defined as paroxysmal, brief, and carbamazepine-responsive vertigo. Although neurovascular cross-compression (NVCC) of the vestibulocochlear nerve is believed to be the cause of vestibular paroxysmia, the mechanism remains controversial. Herein, we describe ...

Last Updated: 13 Sep 2013

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Advances in the neurobiology of hearing disorders: recent developments regarding the basis of tinnitus and hyperacusis.
 

Author(s): Marlies Knipper, Pim Van Dijk, Isidro Nunes, Lukas Rüttiger, Ulrike Zimmermann

Journal: Prog. Neurobiol.. 2013 Dec;111():17-33.

 

The prevalence of hearing problems in the Western world has, due to aging of the population, doubled over the past 30 years. Thereby, noise-induced hearing loss is an important factor that worsens over time in addition to age-related hearing loss. Hearing loss is usually measured ...

Last Updated: 25 Nov 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Tinnitus Retraining Therapy Trial
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Subjective Tinnitus

 

Last Updated: 8 Sep 2014

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Tinnitus rTMS 2013
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Tinnitus

 

Last Updated: 17 Nov 2014

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EMA-Defined Tinnitus Subgroups
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Tinnitus

 

Last Updated: 14 Jul 2014

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