[Evidence and Lack of Evidence in the Treatment of Tinnitus].

  title={[Evidence and Lack of Evidence in the Treatment of Tinnitus].},
  author={Gerhard Hesse},
  journal={Laryngo- rhino- otologie},
  volume={95 Suppl 1},
A broad variety of therapeutic regimen is proposed, introduced and sold against tinnitus, but most of these approaches lack scientific validation and evidence. Up to date a causal, tinnitus eliminating therapy is not available. Most probably this will not be possible at all, as the mechanism of tinnitus generation are multiple and include peripheral as well as central or cortical reactions. Like in fashion and design however, therapeutic medical interventions against tinnitus come in waves… CONTINUE READING