Insular lateralization in tinnitus distress.

@article{Loo2011InsularLI,
  title={Insular lateralization in tinnitus distress.},
  author={Elsa van der Loo and Marco Congedo and Sandrine Vanneste and Paul Van de Heyning and Dirk de Ridder},
  journal={Autonomic neuroscience : basic & clinical},
  year={2011},
  volume={165 2},
  pages={191-4}
}
Tinnitus affects 15% of the population. Of these 1-2% are severely disabled by it. The role of the autonomic system in tinnitus is hardly being investigated. The aim of this study is to investigate the relationship between tinnitus distress and lateralization of the anterior insula, known to be involved in interoceptive awareness and (para)sympathetic changes. For this, Tinnitus Questionnaire scores are correlated to Heart Rate Variability markers, and related to neural activity in left and… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.
39 Citations
41 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 39 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 41 references

Alpha rhythms

  • N. Weisz, T. Hartmann, N. Müller, I. Lorenz, J. Obleser
  • the symptomatic relief of tinnitus. Br. J…
  • 2011
2 Excerpts

Electrical stimulation of auditory and somatosensory cortices for treatment of tinnitus and pain

  • D. De Ridder, G. De Mulder, T. Menovsky, S. Sunaert, S. Kovacs
  • Prog. Brain Res
  • 2007
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…