Towards Novel Tinnitus Treatments

    Satellite Symposium at the 3rd Congress European ORL-HNS

    Prague Congress Centre, North Hall June 8, 2015, 1:10 p.m. to 2:25 p.m.

    Symposium chair: Professor David Baguley, PhD, MBA


    Progress in tinnitus research and clinical translation

    What do we know about synaptopathic tinnitus?
    Lukas Rüttiger, PhD, Private Lecturer, Tübingen Hearing Research Center, Tübingen, Germany

    NMDA receptor antagonists in tinnitus therapy
    Guido Mühlmeier, MD, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, German Armed Forces Hospital Ulm, Ulm, Germany


    Outcome measures in clinical tinnitus research

    Measuring treatment-related changes with the Tinnitus Functional Index
    Professor Deborah Hall, PhD, Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Unit, Nottingham, UK

    Psychoacoustic tinnitus measures – how meaningful are they?
    Sarah Rabau, Clinical Audiologist, PhD Researcher, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp, Belgium


    Tinnitus health economics

    Tinnitus effects on health-related quality of life and costs
    Iris Nowak-Maes, PhD, Audiological Centre, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, the Netherlands


    Concluding remarks

    David Baguley