[Efficacy of intratympanic steroid injection as supplementary or initial treatment for sudden sensorineural hearing loss].

@article{Chen2015EfficacyOI,
  title={[Efficacy of intratympanic steroid injection as supplementary or initial treatment for sudden sensorineural hearing loss].},
  author={Jingcai Chen and Jun Yang and Huan Jia and Jun Shi and Yun Li and Hao Wu},
  journal={Lin chuang er bi yan hou tou jing wai ke za zhi = Journal of clinical otorhinolaryngology, head, and neck surgery},
  year={2015},
  volume={29 19},
  pages={1691-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To observe the efficacy of intratympanic steroid injection as supplementary or initial treatment for sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSNHL). METHOD A total of 68 patients diagnosed with SSNHL were randomized into group A (45 cases including systemic steroid for 33 cases and systemic steroid + intratympanic steroid as supplementary treatment for 12 cases) and group B (23 cases, initial intratympanic steroid). Then observe the therapeutic effect in two groups. RESULT The total… CONTINUE READING