Recent Submissions

  • Enhanced auditory neuron survival following cell-based BDNF treatment in the deaf guinea pig 

    Pettingill, Lisa N.; Wise, Andrew K.; Geaney, Marilyn S.; Shepherd, Robert K. (PLoS, 2011)
    Exogenous neurotrophin delivery to the deaf cochlea can prevent deafness-induced auditory neuron degeneration, however, we have previously reported that these survival effects are rapidly lost if the treatment stops. In ...
  • Optimizing dynamic range in children using the nucleus cochlear implant 

    Dawson, P. W.; Decker, J. A.; Psarros, C. E. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2004)
    Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the benefits of the preprocessing scheme “Adaptive Dynamic Range Optimization” (ADRO) in children using Nucleus cochlear implants. Previous research with adults indicates ...
  • Pneumococcal meningitis post cochlear implantation: preventative measures 

    Wei, Benjamin P. C.; Shepherd, Robert K.; Robins-Browne, Roy M.; Clark, Graeme M.; O'Leary, Stephen J. (Elsevier, 2010)
    Objectives: Both clinical data and laboratory studies demonstrated the risk of pneumococcal meningitis post cochlear implantation. This review examines strategies to prevent post implant meningitis. ...

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