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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Kiefer, J; Ye, Q; Tillein, J; Adunka, O; Arnold, W; Gstöttner, W 
Title:
Protecting the cochlea during stapes surgery: is there a role for corticosteroids? 
Abstract:
The aim of the present study was to evaluate possible protective effects of corticosteroids on the inner ear after surgical trauma and to exclude any ototoxicity. A corticosteroid (triamcinolone, Volon A) was topically applied to the inner ear of guinea pigs, either by extracochlear application with permeation and diffusion through the round window membrane or by intracochlear application with direct infusion into the inner ear via a cochleostomy. Threshold and input/output functions of compound...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
65 
Pages contribution:
300-7 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0065-3071 
TUM Institution:
Hals-, Nasen-, Ohrenklinik und Poliklinik