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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Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

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

Intracranial Mapping of a Cortical Tinnitus System using Residual Inhibition.
 

Author(s): William Sedley, Phillip E Gander, Sukhbinder Kumar, Hiroyuki Oya, Christopher K Kovach, Kirill V Nourski, Hiroto Kawasaki, Matthew A Howard, Timothy D Griffiths

Journal: Curr. Biol.. 2015 May;25(9):1208-14.

 

Tinnitus can occur when damage to the peripheral auditory system leads to spontaneous brain activity that is interpreted as sound [1, 2]. Many abnormalities of brain activity are associated with tinnitus, but it is unclear how these relate to the phantom sound itself, as opposed to ...

Last Updated: 6 May 2015

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Tinnitus in adolescents: the start of the vulnerability of the auditory pathways.
 

Author(s): Tanit Ganz Sanchez, Juliana Casseb Oliveira, Márcia Akemi Kii, Katya Freire, Jaci Cota, Fernanda Vieira de Moraes

Journal: Codas. ;27(1):5-12.

 

Although tinnitus is an increasingly common symptom, few studies have assessed its prevalence or incidence among adolescents.

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2015

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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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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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