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Effects of smoking on the auditory system: is there a gender difference?
(Sage Publications Inc, 2019)
The main aim of our study is to evaluate whether the effect of smoking on the auditory system shows gender differences. Another aim is to evaluate whether smoking has any influence on the absorbance of sound. There were ...
An evaluation of peripheral arterial tonometry for the diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea
(Deomed PUBL, 2018)
Objective:Peripheral arterial tonometry (PAT) as a portable method of monitoring sleep quality is a relatively recent innovation. The aim was to compare the results of PAT and polysomnography (PSG) and to evaluate the role ...
Medial olivocochlear reflex in ankylosing spondylitis patients
(Springer Heidelberg, 2016)
Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a chronic systemic inflammatory disease. Via autoimmune mediators, AS can damage the auditory system similar to other systems. Otoacoustic emission studies in AS patients showed that the ...
The evaluation of eustachian tube paratubal structures using magnetic resonance imaging in patients with chronic suppurative otitis media
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2016)
Conclusion Eustachian tube (ET) dysfunction, which plays a role in the pathogenesis chronic suppurative otitis media (CSOM), does not seem to be due to differences in paratubal structures. Objective the aim of this study ...
The protective effect of astaxanthin on cisplatin-induced ototoxicity
(Wroclaw Medical Univercity, 2021)
Background. Promising studies have been conducted with many substances to reduce the ototoxic effects of cisplatin, but there is no treatment that completely eliminates the ototoxic effect. Objectives. To determine the ...