Sensorineural hearing loss associated with aortocoronary bypass surgery: a prospective analysis.

@article{Ness1993SensorineuralHL,
  title={Sensorineural hearing loss associated with aortocoronary bypass surgery: a prospective analysis.},
  author={Jason Ness and James A Stankiewicz and T E Kaniff and Roque Pifarr{\'e} and J Allegretti},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  year={1993},
  volume={103 6},
  pages={589-93}
}
A prospective, clinical study was undertaken to assess the relationship between aortocoronary bypass surgery (ACBS) and sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL). Between August 1, 1988 and July 31, 1989, 1458 patients underwent ACBS and 181 volunteers were entered into the study based on availability and capability to complete preoperative and postoperative questionnaires and audiometric testing. One hundred forty-five patients completed the study. Intraoperative audiant brainstem response (ABR… CONTINUE READING

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