Relationships between tinnitus and the prevalence of anxiety and depression

  title={Relationships between tinnitus and the prevalence of anxiety and depression},
  author={Jayendra Bhatt and Neil Bhattacharyya and Harrison W. Lin},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
Quantify the relationships between tinnitus, and anxiety and depression among adults. 

Prevalence of Self-Reported Depression Symptoms and Perceived Anxiety Among Community-Dwelling U.S. Adults Reporting Tinnitus

The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between tinnitus and self-reported mental health distress, namely, depression symptoms and perceived anxiety, in adults who participate in the Wistar rats vaccination programme.

Emotional Processing and Non-Auditory Based Interventions in Tinnitus

The latest research on the emotional underpinnings of an individual's reaction to chronic tinnitus is described and evidence for interventions that are beginning to sift through the data is elucidated.

Tinnitus Patients Suffering from Anxiety and Depression: A Review.

All tinnitus patients should be screened for psychiatric disorders and treatment for these complex conditions should involve a multidisciplinary team with cognitive behavioral therapy and possible pharmacological therapy.

Does cannabis alleviate tinnitus? A review of the current literature

The aim of this study is to evaluate the scope and findings of existing literature on the relationship between cannabis and cannabinoid pathways and tinnitus.

Evaluation and Management of Severe Tinnitus: An Evidence-Based Case Report

Tinnitus is reported by millions of Americans and is significantly problematic for many people, and disturbances in the areas of sleep, hearing, and balance are reported.

Perception of, and Reaction to, Tinnitus: The Depression Factor.

  • F. Husain
  • Psychology, Medicine
    Otolaryngologic clinics of North America
  • 2020


A multidisciplinary approach is required for the treatment of patients with tinnitus so that physical as well as psychiatric/psychological management of these patients is provided well in time.

Association of Tinnitus with Depression in a Normal Hearing Population

Tinnitus with normal hearing was related to the female sex, ischemic heart disease, dyslipidemia, noise exposure, and depression, and Depression had the highest odds of tinnitusWith normal hearing.

Tinnitus and Metacognitive Beliefs—Results of a Cross-Sectional Observational Study

Anxiety and depression in tinnitus patients might be influenced by worries, which is mainly predicted by negative beliefs about uncontrollability and danger of worries.

Tinnitus in immigrants attending Swedish language education classes

The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of tinnitus in immigrants attending Swedish language education classes in comparison with data from the general population and tinnitus's



Impact of dizziness and obesity on the prevalence of falls and fall‐related injuries

This research aims to quantify the relationships between dizziness, falls, and obesity among adults and to investigate the role of diet and exercise in this condition.

The Role of Dysfunctional Cognitions in Patients With Chronic Tinnitus

Dysfunctional cognitions can play an important role in the degree of tinnitus distress, andCatastrophic and avoidant thoughts contribute to the explanation of depression among tinnitis patients.

Systematic review on the evidences of an association between tinnitus and depression

An overall assessment of all of the selected studies suggests at least 3 possible associations between depression and tinnitus: depression affectingTinnitus, tinnitis predisposing individuals to depression, and t Finnitus appearing as a comorbidity in patients with depression.

Coexistence of anxiety sensitivity and psychiatric comorbidities in patients with chronic tinnitus

The finding of more psychiatric comorbidity in patients with chronic tinnitus indicates that planning and follow-up in both otolaryngology and psychiatry is necessary to improve the overall results of treatment.

The Effect of Insomnia on Tinnitus

The robust correlation between the Tinnitus Reaction Questionnaire and Insomnia Severity Index objectively showed that patients with insomnia have an increased emotional distress associated with their tinnitus.

Difficulties experienced by tinnitus sufferers.

Getting to sleep was the most frequently mentioned difficulty, and many respondents indicated that they experienced depression, annoyance, and insecurity as a result of their tinnitus.

The Effects of Sertraline on Severe Tinnitus Suffering-A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-Controlled Study

Sertraline is more effective than placebo in the treatment of severe refractory tinnitus and is well tolerated after a somewhat high (17%) dropout rate within the first 2 weeks.

Health care practice patterns for balance disorders in the elderly

Characterize health care practice patterns for balance disorders in the elderly and describe how these patterns change with age and disease progression.

Assessment of psychopathological aspects and psychiatric comorbidities in patients affected by tinnitus

Psychiatric symptoms (such as symptoms of anxiety, depression or somatization) among patients with tinnitus should alert clinicians for the presence of a chronic and complex psychiatric condition (Axis-I and Axis-II disorders).