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Hearing Loss Clinical Trials

A listing of Hearing Loss medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.


Found (120) clinical trials

Prevalence and Associations of Paediatric Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media and Hearing Impairment in Rural Malawi

Type of research study: Cross sectional survey Problem to be studied: Chronic suppurative otitis media and hearing impairment are important causes of morbidity, affecting 4-10% of children throughout sub-Saharan Africa. Many of the causes of disease are preventable with simple interventions. There is significant variation in disease burden and causes ...

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Rilonacept for Treatment of Autoimmune Neurosensory Hearing Loss

Ten (10) patients in total will be enrolled in this study at Metroplex Clinical Research Center in Dallas, TX. Patients may be identified and referred by local area audiologist. The ANSHL study population will be defined by inclusion and exclusion criteria designed to limit enrollment to individuals with idiopathic, progressive, ...

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Esteem New Subject Enrollment Post Approval Study

Purpose To evaluate the long-term safety and efficacy of the Esteem Totally Implantable Hearing System (hereafter called Esteem) in subjects suffering from moderate to severe hearing loss. Questions The following questions are to be answered: Is Esteem effective through 1 year follow-up? Is Esteem safe through 1 year follow-up? Is ...

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RBANS-H in Older Patients Before and After Cochlear Implantation: A Protocol for a Prospective Study

The cognitive profile of older adults with a severe to profound hearing impairment is determined by means of the Repeatable Battery for the Assessment of Neuropsychological Status, adjusted for Hearing impaired subjects (RBANS-H) before and after cochlear implantation. In this prospective, longitudinal study the participants are tested preoperatively, at six ...

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Evaluation of the High Frequency Digit Triplet Test in Cystic Fibrosis

Patients will be identified from the clinic list of four Cystic Fibrosis centres (Nottingham University Hospitals NHS (National Health Service) Trust, adults and children, West Midlands Adult Cystic Fibrosis Centre and Birmingham Children's Hospital). In the first work stream patients 11 years old and over will answer some hearing screening ...

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Risk Factors for Hearing Loss as a Result of Exposure to Noise During Military Training in the IDF

Auditory screening examination using an OAE (Oto Acoustic Emission) device during the first week of training in the unit and before starting to be exposed to noise . If the indication obtained by the OAE device is negative, the soldier will be transferred to perform an audiometer test by a ...

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Outcome Prediction in Cochlear Implant Recipients

The ability to predict post-operative outcomes after implantation is important for a number of reasons, including being able to advise candidates of appropriate expectations using evidence based guidance. The approved study involves investigation of the ability to predict outcomes in the implanted ear alone and in the best-aided binaural listening ...

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Designing a Trial of Bilateral Cochlear Implantation in Adults

The study design comprises focus groups, online surveys, a trial design workshop, a manufacturer's forum, and a care pathway working group. Focus groups Two focus groups will be conducted to explore issues around the acceptability of the two-arm trial recommended by NICE. The recruitment strategy will target both individuals who ...

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Prospective Study of Round Window Versus Cochleostomy Approach to CI Surgery

In 1985, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved multichannel cochlear implants (CIs) for adults with profound hearing loss; and in 1990, implantation was approved for children. Since then, this procedure has become the standard of care for patients with severe-to-profound sensorineural hearing loss. Successful outcomes are dependent ...

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Perception and Equilibrium After Cochlear Implantation

The cochlear implant is an electrical hearing aid that restores the perception of surrounding sounds and speech intelligibility in profoundly deaf patients. During surgery, the labyrinthine break necessary for insertion into the cochlea of the implantable part may cause a malfunction of the vestibular system which can induce dizziness, balance ...

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