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

Articles from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Tinnitus" returned 322 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Auditory cortex tACS and tRNS for tinnitus: single versus multiple sessions.
 

Author(s): Laura Claes, Hannah Stamberger, Paul Van de Heyning, Dirk De Ridder, Sven Vanneste

Journal: Neural Plast.. 2014 ;2014():436713.

 

Tinnitus is the perception of a sound in the absence of an external acoustic source, which often exerts a significant impact on the quality of life. Currently there is evidence that neuroplastic changes in both neural pathways are involved in the generation and maintaining of tinnitus. ...

Last Updated: 14 Jan 2015

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Functional near-infrared spectroscopy to probe state- and trait-like conditions in chronic tinnitus: a proof-of-principle study.
 

Author(s): Martin Schecklmann, Anette Giani, Sara Tupak, Berthold Langguth, Vincent Raab, Thomas Polak, Csanád Várallyay, Wilma Harnisch, Martin J Herrmann, Andreas J Fallgatter

Journal: Neural Plast.. 2014 ;2014():894203.

 

Several neuroscience tools showed the involvement of auditory cortex in chronic tinnitus. In this proof-of-principle study we probed the capability of functional near-infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS) for the measurement of brain oxygenation in auditory cortex in dependence from chronic ...

Last Updated: 5 Dec 2014

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Stapedial reflex and recruitment: what is the relationship with tinnitus?
 

Author(s): Fernando Laffitte Fernandes, Alexandre Caixeta Guimarães, Guilherme Machado de Carvalho, Raquel Mezzalira, Guita Stoler, Jorge Rizzato Paschoal

Journal: Noise Health. ;16(73):422-6.

 

Tinnitus is characterized by an auditory perception of sound, with no stimuli from the external environment. Tinnitus is an increasingly significant complaint, affecting 10-17% of the world population. As a symptom, it should always be considered with pathology in the auditory system. ...

Last Updated: 12 Nov 2014

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The terms "Tinnitus" returned 51 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Systematic review of evidence on the association between personality and tinnitus].
 

Author(s): Samantha Mucci, Luciana Geocze, Denise Caluta Abranches, Andrés Eduardo Aguirre Antúnez, Norma de Oliveira Penido

Journal: Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. ;80(5):441-7.

 

The scientific literature demonstrates that personality traits are associated with the individual's adaptation to chronic diseases, and can be an important factor in the etiology and prognosis of physical illness. Some studies indicate that personality characteristics may influence ...

Last Updated: 11 Oct 2014

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[Pharmacotherapy for tinnitus: much ado about nothing].
 

Author(s): Juan M Espinosa-Sánchez, Teresa Heitzmann-Hernández, José A López-Escámez

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2014 Aug;59(4):164-74.

 

Chronic tinnitus affects 5-15% of the general population; in 1% of individuals with tinnitus this condition severely affects their quality of life. Pharmacological treatment is one of the options for the management of tinnitus patients, but their efficacy remains controversial. AIM. ...

Last Updated: 25 Jul 2014

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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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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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: 8 Dec 2014

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Treating Tinnitus Using Eutectic Mixture of Local Anesthetics (EMLA) 5% Cream
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Tinnitus

 

Last Updated: 29 Oct 2014

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