Tinnitus: current understanding and contemporary management.

  title={Tinnitus: current understanding and contemporary management.},
  author={Michael D. Rice Stephen B. Seidman and Robert T. Standring and John L. Dornhoffer},
  journal={Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery},
  volume={18 5},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Tinnitus is a debilitating condition that affects a broad range of patients. Despite thorough and extensive research, the cause of tinnitus has yet to be determined. Also, there has never been a single intervention identified that can consistently eliminate the symptoms of tinnitus. However, despite our inability to 'cure' tinnitus, there are many medical and behavioral strategies that may result in symptomatic relief. The purpose of this article is to review some of the… CONTINUE READING