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ALLMedicine™ Acoustic Neuroma Center

Research & Reviews  263 results

Assessing Surgical Approaches for Acoustic Neuroma Resection: Do Patients Perceive a Di...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MAO.0000000000003720
Otology & Neurotology : Official Publication of the Ameri... North M, Weishaar J et. al.

Nov 10th, 2022 - The objective of this study is to further patient-physician discussion regarding postoperative quality of life expectations after surgical acoustic neuroma resection. This study is retrospective prospective. Qualifying patients were identified and...

Comparing Patient Satisfaction After Upfront Treatment Versus Wait-and-Scan for Small S...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MAO.0000000000003728
Otology & Neurotology : Official Publication of the Ameri... Nassiri AM, Lohse CM et. al.

Oct 15th, 2022 - Management of small vestibular schwannoma (VS) remains controversial, as patients are typically candidates for all three management options including microsurgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, or wait-and-scan. This study compares patient satisfacti...

Use of a Novel Clinical Decision-Making Tool in Vestibular Schwannoma Treatment.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MAO.0000000000003719
Otology & Neurotology : Official Publication of the Ameri... La Monte OA, Moshtaghi O et. al.

Oct 15th, 2022 - To determine the usefulness of a personalized tool and its effect on the decision-making process for those with vestibular schwannoma (VS). Prospective study. Single institution, academic tertiary care lateral skull base surgery program. Patients ...

The Use of Virtual Reality in Rehabilitation in Patients After Vestibular Schwannoma Surgery.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05578560

Oct 13th, 2022 - This study was approved by institutional ethics committee of the University Hospital Motol and all patients provide inform consent prior to study commencement. In this prospective randomized single-center study, we will enroll patients who undergo...

Microsurgical Management of Vestibular Schwannoma (Acoustic Neuroma): Facial Nerve Outc...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2022.09.125
World Neurosurgery; Khan NR, Elarjani T et. al.

Oct 6th, 2022 - The purpose of this study is to retrospectively evaluate the clinical and surgical outcomes of a large surgical series of vestibular schwannoma from North America over 20 years. After institutional review board approval a retrospective review of t...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  17 results

The Use of Virtual Reality in Rehabilitation in Patients After Vestibular Schwannoma Surgery.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05578560

Oct 13th, 2022 - This study was approved by institutional ethics committee of the University Hospital Motol and all patients provide inform consent prior to study commencement. In this prospective randomized single-center study, we will enroll patients who undergo...

The Effect of Pinhole Glasses on Vestibular Electrical Stimulation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05516017

Oct 4th, 2022 - Balance is the ability to control and maintain the body's center of gravity within the support area. It can be described as a person's ability to stand without falling, even in the most extraordinary situations, and to feel 'good' in his position ...

Auditory Nerve Test System During Vestibular Schwannoma Resection
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04241679

Jun 21st, 2022 - Many patients diagnosed with a vestibular schwannoma (also called acoustic neuroma) eventually lose hearing in the afflicted ear. Improvements in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) have led to tumors being diagnosed at smaller sizes, however, this h...

Subtotal Resection of Large Acoustic Neuromas With Possible Stereotactic Radiation Therapy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01129687

May 10th, 2022 - The current standard treatment of a large tumor of the balance nerve (acoustic neuroma or vestibular schwannoma) is surgical resection. Complete removal of such tumor is associated with significant risks of hearing loss and facial paralysis wherea...

Evaluating the Pre-Positioning Frame for Robotic Acoustic Neuroma Removal Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03057678

Jan 20th, 2022 - Mastoidectomy is a common otologic surgical procedure in which all or part of the mastoid portion of the temporal bone is removed with a surgical drill. The procedure is performed to treat diseases and infections such as mastoiditis and cholesteat...

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News  9 results

What’s the most likely cause of this man’s severe headaches?
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/253898/neurology/whats-most-likely-cause-mans-severe-headaches
Douglas S. Paauw, MD

Apr 19th, 2022 - A 35-year-old man comes to clinic for evaluation of new, severe headaches. He reports that these started 3 days ago.

No Link Between Cell Phones and Brain Tumors in Large UK Study
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971214

Mar 30th, 2022 - A new UK study shows no link between brain tumors and cell phone use, even among individuals who used their phones every day and/or had used them for over 10 years. "These results support the accumulating evidence that mobile phone use under usual...

Abdominal Wall Schwannoma
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/196040/dermatology/abdominal-wall-schwannoma
Richard Lam, MD, MBA, Brice L. Hunt, MD et. al.

Mar 11th, 2019 - Schwannomas are benign tumors exclusively composed of Schwann cells that arise from the peripheral nerve sheath; these tumors theoretically can present anywhere in the body where nerves reside. They tend to occur in the head and neck region (class.

Headache MRI: What to Do With Incidental Findings
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/901068

Aug 28th, 2018 - MRI of the brain is often performed for patients with primary headaches, which account for about 90% of all headaches. An incidental finding (IF) or normal anatomical variant is frequently revealed and may cause concern for the patient and family....

'Time Is Muscle' When Reversing Facial Paralysis
https://www.medpagetoday.com/surgery/plasticsurgery/72615

Apr 30th, 2018 - Last month, surgeons from Johns Hopkins University published a small case series in JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery detailing their success in restoring smiles to patients with facial paralysis. In this video, lead author Kofi Boahene, MD, of Johns Ho...

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Patient Education  26 results see all →