The researchers found that the groups with and without metabolic syndrome had similar mean pure-tone audiometry thresholds at baseline but that recovery rates after treatment were significantly lower in the metabolic syndrome group.
The researchers detailed neuroanatomical networks that were affected or unaffected by auditory deprivation based on the comparison of CI candidates and control children.
Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of acute otitis media in pediatric patients.
The researchers found that 13 of 90 comparisons of prevalence showed a statistically significant increase across combinations of degree, frequency, and laterality of hearing loss.
"Newborn screening at birth is crucial to quickly identify infants at risk of hearing loss and congenital heart disease so they can receive early intervention and follow-up care," Brenda Fitzgerald, MD, director of the CDC.
Analysis of the cases found that standard doses of both oral and intravenous macrolide administration were associated with SNHL.
The researchers found that in cross-sectional analyses, participants with self-reported or objective moderate and poor hearing were more likely to have a dementia diagnosis than those with normal hearing, after adjustment for potential confounders.
Acute otitis media treatment chart including select antibiotics and recommended doses.
The researchers measured the average accuracy — the percentage of the time that the participants understood the sentences. It was 76.5% without a hearing aid, 88.4% with the hearing aid, and 81.4 to 87.4% with four of the amplification devices.
Study authors reported that the most common injury was foreign body sensation (30%), followed by perforated ear drum (25%) and soft tissue injury (23%).
A doctor has looked back at famous Spainish painter Francisco Goya and the mysterious illness that left him deaf and narrowed her diagnosis down to two possibilities
Researchers found that in the study cohort of 96,595 children, those exposed to quinolone ear drops had an increased risk of perforation
Otic drug preparations treatment chart for infections, pain, or wax build-up in the ear.
Doctors conducted a retrospective review of a random selection of 250 patients aged ≤18 years with AOM in the emergency department.
New evidence was included from two clinical practice guidelines, 20 systematic reviews, and 27 randomized controlled trials.
According to the researchers of a new letter published in JAMA, in 2020, 55.4% of all adults with hearing loss will be 70 or older. In 2060, that rate will jump to 67.4%.
AM-111 is currently under investigation in two Phase 3 trials for patients with severe to profound idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss.
The noise of modern life can cause permanent hearing damage to many U.S. adults who don't even suspect they've experienced a loss
They measured the rates of clinical response on the basis of signs and symptomatic response, recurrence, nasopharyngeal colonization, and episode outcomes.
Raritan Pharmaceuticals announced a voluntary recall of several homeopathic products due to the potential for variation in the content of belladonna extract.
A potential genetic link to a child's higher risk of acute otitis media has been identified, according to research published online in Nature Communications.
A single application of an antibiotic gel into the ear might one day offer an easier way to treat bacterial otitis media, according to an experimental study published online September 14 in Science Translational Medicine.
Laboratorios SALVAT S.A. and Arbor announced the launch of Otovel (ciprofloxacin and fluocinolone) otic solution, the first antibiotic and steroid combination ear drop available in sterile, preservative-free single-dose vials.