Ossicular Replacement Prosthesis

Known as: Ossicular Replacement Prosthese, Ossicular Prosthesis, Implants, Ossicular Replacement 
An implant used to replace one or more of the ear ossicles. They are usually made of plastic, Gelfoam, ceramic, or stainless steel.
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1959-2017
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2015
2015
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS To assess the medium-term efficacy of total ossicular reconstruction with a titanium total ossicular… (More)
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVE To develop an autologous total ossicular replacement prosthesis with sustainable hearing results. METHODS The ears of… (More)
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2011
2011
HYPOTHESIS The Vibrant Soundbridge floating mass transducer (FMT) is part of a commercially available implantable hearing device… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Early clinical findings are reported for subjects implanted with the Vibrant Med-El Soundbridge (VSB) device. The present… (More)
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2005
2005
The function of the middle ear is to resolve the acoustic impedance mismatch between the air in the ear canal and the fluid of… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE Hearing results from ossiculoplasty are unpredictable. There are many potentially modifiable parameters. One parameter… (More)
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2000
2000
The mechanism of hearing involves conduction of mechanical vibrations along the ossicular chain to the inner ear. An acoustic… (More)
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1987
1987
Soft-tissue reaction to ceramic ossicular replacement prostheses (CORP) has been evaluated histologically in rabbits and humans… (More)
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1985
1985
Two different prototypes of columella materials made from aluminum oxide ceramics were newly designed by the author for ossicular… (More)
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1976
1976
In those ears in which the incus and/or malleus are missing or not suitable, a columella made of high density polyethylene sponge… (More)
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