Pharmacologic and surgical therapies for patients with Meniere’s disease: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis

@article{Ahmadzai2019PharmacologicAS,
  title={Pharmacologic and surgical therapies for patients with Meniere’s disease: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Nadera Ahmadzai and Wei Cheng and Dianna Wolfe and James P. Bonaparte and David R Schramm and Elizabeth Fitzpatrick and Vincent Y. W. Lin and Becky Skidmore and Leila Esmaeilisaraji and Shaun J. Kilty and Brian Hutton},
  journal={Systematic Reviews},
  year={2019},
  volume={8}
}
BackgroundHearing loss is one of the leading causes of disability in Canada and worldwide, with more than one million Canadians enduring a hearing-related disability. Meniere’s disease (MD) is a chronic condition of the inner ear, manifesting as a triad of disabling symptoms, including attacks of vertigo, fluctuating sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL), and tinnitus. Impacts on quality of life are severe, particularly with respect to restrictions in social participation and physical activity… 
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