Psychooncology 2013 Apr 14
Anti-Yo mediated paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration in the context of breast cancer: a case report and literature review.
Key RG, Root JC
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, New York, NY, USA.
BACKGROUND: Paraneoplastic syndromes are of interest to psycho-oncologists because they may be misdiagnosed initially as primary psychiatric disorders...
Int. J. Pediatr. Otorhinolaryngol. 2013 Apr 8
Endocochlear inflammation in cochlear implant users: Case report and literature review.
Benatti A, Castiglione A, Trevisi P, Bovo R, Rosignoli M, Manara R, Martini A
Operative Unit of Otolaryngology and Otosurgery, Padua University, Via Giustiniani, 2, Padua, Italy. Electronic address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
OBJECTIVES: Cochlear implantation is a relatively safe procedure with a low complication rate. The overall rate of complications among cochlear implan...
Am J Otolaryngol 2013 Apr 8
Adverse effects of health anxiety on management of a patient with benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, vestibular migraine and chronic subjective dizziness.
Honaker JA, Gilbert JM, Shepard NT, Blum DJ, Staab JP
Department of Special Education and Communication Disorders, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, USA. Electronic address: email@example.com.
INTRODUCTION: Care of patients with vestibular symptoms focuses primarily on physical otoneurologic disorders; however, psychological factors can sust...
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2013 Apr 11
Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo secondary to vestibular neuritis.
Balatsouras DG, Koukoutsis G, Ganelis P, Economou NC, Moukos A, Aspris A, Katotomichelakis M
ENT Department, Tzanion General Hospital, 23 Achaion Str.-Agia Paraskevi, 15343, Pireaus, Athens, Greece, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The aim of this study was to present the demographic, pathogenetic and clinical features of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) secondary to v...
Headache 2013 Apr 10
Symptoms Predictive of Postural Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) in the Adolescent Headache Patient.
Heyer GL, Fedak EM, Legros AL
Division of Pediatric Neurology, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA.
OBJECTIVE: To identify symptoms that may predict postural tachycardia syndrome (POTS) among adolescent patients with headache and lightheadedness refe...
Tonic tensor tympani syndrome in tinnitus and hyperacusis patients: A multi-clinic prevalence study.
Westcott M, Sanchez TG, Diges I, Saba C, Dineen R, McNeill C, Chiam A, O'Keefe M, Sharples T
Dineen and Westcott Audiologists, Melbourne, Australia.
Tonic tensor tympani syndrome (TTTS) is an involuntary, anxiety-based condition where the reflex threshold for tensor tympani muscle activity is reduc...
Laryngoscope 2013 Apr 8
Osteoporosis as a risk factor for the recurrence of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo.
Yamanaka T, Shirota S, Sawai Y, Murai T, Fujita N, Hosoi H
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery , Nara Medical University School of Medicine, Nara, Japan; and the.
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS: Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) frequently occurs in females over 50 years old, suggesting that a postmenopausal de...
Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 2013 Apr 9
High prevalence of brain pathology in violent prisoners: a qualitative CT and MRI scan study.
Schiltz K, Witzel JG, Bausch-Hölterhoff J, Bogerts B
Department of Psychiatry, Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg, Germany, email@example.com.
The aim of this study was to determine the frequency and extent of brain anomalies in a large sample of incarcerated violent offenders not previously ...
J. Am. Assoc. Lab. Anim. Sci.
Effects of acute administration of ketorolac on Mammalian vestibular sensory evoked potentials.
Gaines GC, Jones TA
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
The nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug (NSAID) ketorolac is a candidate for use as a supplemental analgesic during major surgery in anesthetized roden...
Laryngoscope 2013 Apr 1
New analyses of the sensory organization test compared to the clinical test of sensory integration and balance in patients with benign paroxysmal positional vertigo.
Mulavara AP, Cohen HS, Peters BT, Sangi-Haghpeykar H, Bloomberg JJ
Universities Space Research Association, Houston, Texas, U.S.A.
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS: To determine whether the Sensory Organization Test (SOT) of the computerized dynamic posturography battery or the Clinical Test...