Is age-related hearing loss (HL) a risk factor for incident dementia? BOTTOM LINE HL diagnosis was independently associated with incident dementia when compared with no HL diagnosis, and individuals with a […]
Literature Reviews » Otology/Neurotology
SARS-CoV-2 can infect human inner ear cell types, and this infection may underlie COVID-19–associated problems with hearing and balance.
How vestibular schwannoma (VS) position relative to the internal auditory canal (IAC) axis can be used along with tumor size to predict postoperative facial outcomes.
Most patients with chronic Eustachian tube dysfunction (ETD) fail intranasal corticosteroid treatment.
Patients receiving or pursuing long-term disability insurance or legal claims did not improve from chronic dizziness and diizziness catastrophizing compared to those who were not.
An otolaryngological review is suggested if clinical examination detects ontological signs or symptoms.
There is insufficient evidence to support the use of corticosteroids in managing acute vestibular neuritis in adults.
Growing vestibular schwannomas (VSs) show higher signal intensities on Gd-enhanced MRIs and, therefore, measuring signal intensity of VS on Gd-enhanced MRI may aid in predicting VS growth.
Though the evidence is encouraging, clear causal linkage between hearing loss and cognition has not been established.
LW arrays are preferable to PM arrays for minimizing clinically relevant intracochlear trauma in cochlear implantation.