Tinnitus

Common Name(s)

Tinnitus

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Condition Specific Organizations

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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 311 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Causes of tinnitus in patients referred to ENT clinic of Imam Khomeini hospital in Urmia, 2012-2013.
 

Author(s): R Samarei, N Fatholahi

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Tinnitus includes all the sounds perceived by the patient, without any external stimulus that affects all aspects of life; there is no cure for most patients. Given that tinnitus and hearing of the ear are common complaints of patients in clinics and due to the impossibility of cure ...

Last Updated: 3 Nov 2014

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[Effects of the reduction of caffeine consumption on tinnitus perception].
 

Author(s): Ricardo Rodrigues Figueiredo, Marcelo José Abras Rates, Andréia Aparecida de Azevedo, Ronaldo Kennedy de Paula Moreira, Norma de Oliveira Penido

Journal: Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. ;80(5):416-21.

 

For many years, excessive caffeine consumption has been touted as an aggravating factor for tinnitus. The pathophysiology behind this effect is probably related to the blockage of adenosine receptors by the action of caffeine on the central nervous system.

Last Updated: 11 Oct 2014

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Tinnitus" returned 48 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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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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From tones in tinnitus to sensed social interaction in schizophrenia: how understanding cortical organization can inform the study of hallucinations and psychosis.
 

Author(s): Dominic H Ffytche, Cynthia G Wible

Journal: Schizophr Bull. 2014 Jul;40 Suppl 4():S305-16.

 

The content, modality, and perceptual attributes of hallucinations and other psychotic symptoms may be related to neural representation at a single cell and population level in the cerebral cortex. A brief survey of some principles and examples of cortical representation and organization ...

Last Updated: 17 Jun 2014

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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: 21 Jan 2015

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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: 8 Dec 2014

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