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*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Communication Disorders: Hearing: Deafness: Assistive Listening Devices: Cochlear...
A cochlear implant is a surgically implanted electronic device that provides a sense of sound to a person who is deaf or ... Health Conditions and Diseases Communication Disorders Hearing Deafness Assistive Listening Devices Cochlear Implants 18 ... Cochlear Implanted Children's Support Group Voluntary group run by parents in the UK to provide support at before, during or ... A cochlear implant is a surgically implanted electronic device that provides a sense of sound to a person who is deaf or ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Communication Disorders: Hearing: Deafness: Assistive Listening Devices: Cochlear...
Personal stories of people who have had cochlear implants. ... Cochlear Kids Blog by a mother of 2 deaf children living in ... Health Conditions and Diseases Communication Disorders Hearing Deafness Assistive Listening Devices Cochlear Implants Personal ... Katie-Louise's Cochlear Implant Blog Kate-Louise was implanted in April 2008 and writes about her experiences in the hope that ...
*  Otosclerosis
... patchy localized cochlear disease (with or without fenestral involvement) to either the basal cochlear turn (grade 2A), or the ... Hence, the progression of disease is considerably slowed down and active disease process is arrested. This treatment cannot ... The disease can be considered to be hereditary, but its penetrance and the degree of expression is so highly variable that it ... The cochlear promontory may have a faint pink tinge reflecting the vascularity of the lesion, referred to as the Schwartz sign ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C09)
... cochlear diseases MeSH C09.218.568.217 --- endolymphatic hydrops MeSH C09.218.568.217.500 --- meniere's disease MeSH C09.218. ... auditory diseases, central MeSH C09.218.807.186.094 --- auditory perceptual disorders MeSH C09.218.807.186.432 --- hearing loss ... central MeSH C09.218.807.800 --- vestibulocochlear nerve diseases MeSH C09.218.807.800.675 --- neuroma, acoustic MeSH C09.218. ... 568.315 --- labyrinthitis MeSH C09.218.568.900 --- vestibular diseases MeSH C09.218.568.900.883 --- vertigo MeSH C09.218. ...
*  Refsum disease
Nogueira, C.; Meehan, T. & O'Donoghue, G. (2014). "Refsum's Disease and Cochlear Implantation". Annals of Otology, Rhinology, ... Adult Refsum disease should not be confused with infantile Refsum disease, a peroxisome biogenesis disorder resulting from ... Refsum disease, also known as classic or adult Refsum disease, heredopathia atactica polyneuritiformis, phytanic acid oxidase ... that contain lipid accumulations Adult Refsum disease may be divided into the adult Refsum disease 1 and adult Refsum disease 2 ...
*  Hearing loss
Autoimmune disease is recognized as a cause for cochlear damage. Although rare, it is possible for autoimmune processes to ... NAD Cochlear Implant Committee. "NAD Position Statement on Cochlear Implants (2000)". Cochlear Implants %7c National ... Cochlear implants improve outcomes in people with hearing loss in either one or both ears. They work by artificial stimulation ... Cochlear implants as well as bone conduction implants can help with single sided deafness. Middle ear implants or bone ...
*  Neurotology
... surgery of the endolymphatic sac for meniere's disease and cochlear implant surgery, because of the additional risk of hearing ... Conditions treated by neurotologists include: Vestibular (balance) diseases, such as Ménière's disease and vestibular ... Otology generally refers to the treatment of middle ear disease and resultant conductive hearing loss, whereas neurotology ...
*  Cogan syndrome
Occasionally, if the disease has damaged blood vessels, cochlear implantation may need to be done to correct the problem. ... The classic form of the disease was first described by D.G. Cogan in 1945. Cogan's syndrome is a rare, rheumatic disease ... For more severe disease, oral corticosteroids may be necessary to reduce the inflammatory response. When large amounts of ... It is currently thought that Cogan's syndrome is an autoimmune disease. The inflammation in the eye and ear are due to the ...
*  Multielectrode array
Deep brain stimulation (DBS) has been effective at treating movement disorders such as Parkinson's disease, and cochlear ... Immunohistochemical markers showed a surprising presence of hyperphosphorylated tau, an indicator of Alzheimer's disease, near ...
*  CI
... used as a measure of disease frequency in epidemiology Cochlear implant Chemical injury syndrome, an increased sensitivity to ...
*  International Federation of Hard of Hearing People
This includes late deafened adults, cochlear implant users, and people who experience Tinnitus, Meniere's disease, Hyperacusis ...
*  The Traveling Awareness Bears
Cochlear implant, Celiac or Coeliac disease, Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Congenital heart defect, Cortical blindness, ... medical disciplines and genetic diseases programs.The organization's purpose is to help children with pediatric diseases to " ... Some bears are not for specific diseases but support for children and doctors. These include a bear for bullying and bears for ... Each bear has a specific name, disease, and shirt. Some bears are specialized with crutches, masks, hearing aids, and other ...
*  Remote control animal
... and the microstimulation used in the treatments of Parkinson's disease (Deep Brain Stimulation) and deafness (Cochlear implants ...
*  Neuroprosthetics
... sensory or cognitive modality that might have been damaged as a result of an injury or a disease. Cochlear implants provide an ... Cochlear implants have been very successful among these three categories. Today the Advanced Bionics Corporation, the Cochlear ... Cochlear and brainstern auditory prostheses "neural interface for hearing restoration: Cochlear and brain stem implants". ... Proceedings of the Ieee 96:1076-84 J. K. Niparko and B. W. Wilson, "History of cochlear implants," in Cochlear Implants: ...
*  Ménière's disease
The corresponding subtypes of MD are called vestibular MD, showing symptoms of vertigo, and cochlear MD, showing symptoms of ... Finally in 1995, the list was again altered to allow for degrees of the disease: Certain - Definite disease with ... Ménière's disease (MD) is a disorder of the inner ear that is characterized by episodes of feeling like the world is spinning ( ... Ménière's disease usually starts confined to one ear; it appears that it extends to both ears in about 30% of cases. People may ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Ear, Nose and Throat: Ear: Otosclerosis
Includes a discussion of the cochlear and stapedial forms of the disease. ... The National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders offers a profile of the disease, symptoms, and treatment ...
*  Synaptopathy
This cochlear synaptopathy has been seen after prolonged noise exposure in both primate and non-primate models. Two possible ... Some diseases of unknown etiology have been proposed to be synaptopathies. Examples include autism spectrum disorder and ... Age-related cochlear synaptic and neural degeneration has also been demonstrated in mice. Molecules such as FMRP1 act as ... A synaptopathy is a disease of the brain, spinal cord or peripheral nervous system relating to the dysfunction of synapses. ...
*  EPS8
... encoding an actin-binding protein of cochlear hair cell stereocilia, is a new causal gene for autosomal recessive profound ... deafness". Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases. 9 (1): 55. doi:10.1186/1750-1172-9-55. PMC 4022326 . PMID 24741995. EPS8 has been ...
*  Electropalatography
... children with cochlear implants, children with cerebral palsy and adults with Parkinson's disease. Therapy has proved to be ...
*  Implant (medicine)
... as well as middle ear diseases such as otitis media; and neurological diseases such as epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, and ... In some cases implants contain electronics e.g. artificial pacemaker and cochlear implants. Some implants are bioactive, such ... "Upper G.I. Surgery - Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)". Keck School of Medicine of USC. Retrieved 12 March 2016. "Gastric ... They are used to treat conditions such as heart failure, cardiac arrhythmia, ventricular tachycardia, valvular heart disease, ...
*  Keele University
The cochlear implant was developed in the Department of Communication and Neuroscience at Keele. Other notable medical pursuits ... Medical research includes detecting Parkinson's disease early, and using Stem cell research to aid the healing process. ...
*  Madras motor neuron disease
... neural depletion and gliosis of the cochlear nucleus on both sides of the brainstem, and demyelination and axonal loss of the ... Madras motor neuron disease (MMND) is a rare motor neuron disease originating in South India. Two other forms of the disease ... Madras motor neuron disease (MMND) is a motor neuron disease affecting primarily lower motor neurons. It is similar to ... Navaneetham, Duraiswamy (February 2010). "Madras Motor Neuron Disease". Foundation for Research on Rare Diseases and Disorders ...
*  Ototoxicity
Cochlear implants are sometimes an option to restore hearing. Such treatments are typically taken to comfort the patient, not ... Renal:An integrated approach to disease. McGraw Hill, New York NY 2012, pg 123 Rademaker-Lakhai JM, Crul M, Zuur L, et al. ( ... The time frames for progress of the disease vary greatly and symptoms of hearing loss may be temporary or permanent. The ... Ototoxicity of gentamicin can be exploited to treat some individuals with Ménière's disease by destroying the inner ear, which ...
*  Ear Research Foundation
They also host several support group meetings including Tinnitus and Cochlear Implant Support Group Meetings. The Ear Research ... Foundation also provides medical care, treatment, and rehabilitation of ear diseases and hearing and balance disorders. ... The Ear Research Foundation clinic has treated 35,000 children and has performed over 8000 surgeries including many cochlear ...
*  Medulloblastoma
Decerebrate attacks appear late in the disease. Extraneural metastasis to the rest of the body is rare, and when it occurs, it ... Some evidence indicates that proton beam irradiation reduces the impact of radiation on the cochlear and cardiovascular areas ... The addition of radiation to the entire neuraxis and chemotherapy may increase the disease-free survival. ... Ellison, D (2010). "Childhood medulloblastoma: novel approaches to the classification of a heterogeneous disease". Acta ...