Grand averaged auditory cortical evoked potential waveforms of the groups (Control/Blue; Tinnitus/Orange; Hyperacusis/Purple) generated by 500 Hz and 2000 Hz Narrow-Band Noise (NBN) stimuli across intensities.
The hyperacusis group differs significantly from the control and tinnitus groups in behavioral tests, but not in electrophysiological tests.
Continue ReadingBehavioral and electrophysiological evaluation of loudness growth in clinically normal hearing tinnitus patients with and without hyperacusis
Topics found with Latent Dirichlet Allocation on 100k Reddit posts. The top rectangle of each block is the topic's name assessed through the algorithm's output: the lemmatised words shown in the middle rectangle. The proportion of messages that mention the topic is displayed in the lower rectangle.
Exploiting spontaneous messages of Reddit users discussing tinnitus, this work identifies the main topics of interest, their heterogeneity, and how they relate to one another based on cooccurrence in users' discussions; to enhance patient-centered support.
A RCT was undertaken on a US populations indicating the value of an CBT internet-intervention for both reducing tinnitus distress, tinnitus comorbidities and managing the anxiety associated with the pandemic.
Continue ReadingOutcomes and experiences of delivering an internet-based intervention for tinnitus during the COVID-19 pandemic