R L Humphriss

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For research into tinnitus to be robust and credible, the use of well-validated instruments of self-perceived tinnitus handicap as outcome measures is essential. The tinnitus handicap inventory (THI) and the tinnitus questionnaire (TQ) are two such instruments which are in widespread use. Both questionnaires were administered by mail to 100 consecutive new(More)
. Acquired unilateral sensorineural hearing loss reduces the ability to localize sounds and to discriminate in background noise. . Four controlled trials attempt to determine the benefit of contralateral bone anchored hearing aids over contralateral routing of signal (CROS) hearing aids and over the unaided condition. All found no significant improvement in(More)
The aim of this study was to calculate the sensitivity of the head-shake test for peripheral and central vestibular dysfunction associated with unilateral sporadic vestibular schwannoma and to discuss the feasibility of using the head-shake test as a screening test. The study group consisted of 102 patients with unilateral sporadic vestibular schwannomas,(More)
OBJECTIVES To determine whether mental alerting (MA) makes a significant difference to nystagmus recorded during gaze testing using electronystagmography (ENG). DESIGN A prospective study, blinded interpretation of test results, alternate order of testing sequence. SETTING Vestibular assessment clinic in a tertiary referral centre. PARTICIPANTS A(More)
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