OUR STUDY IS NOW CLOSED, BUT IF YOU HAVE SUDDEN HEARING LOSS IN ONE EAR YOU SHOULD SEEK CARE ASAP AT YOUR LOCAL OTOLARYNGOLOGY / AUDIOLOGY OFFICE

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What is sudden sensorineural hearing loss?

Study overview

What is intratympanic steroid therapy? (Flash video)

What are the entry criteria?

What if I have limited or no medical insurance?

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Eight centers around the U.S. initially participated in this clinical study, and this was expanded to eight more centers in the U.S. and Canada.

We are analyzing the data from our five year study and the first publication of these results will take place in the next 1-2 years.

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Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, recruited the first patient for the SSNHL trial on Dec 22, 2004. We have recently completed the recruitment of patients for our study.

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information for SSNHL investigators

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if you are UNABLE to contact a specialist and if you have SSNHL within 2 weeks of the symptoms, you can also contact us at:

hearingresearch@gmail.com

 


Participating centers in the Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss Multicenter Treatment Trial

Canada

California

Florida

Iowa

Maryland

New England

Michigan

Missouri

New York

Ohio

Texas

Baylor College of Medicine, Dept. of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Houston, TX  77030-3411


Clinical Coordinator:  Sharon L. Congdon

Tel  713-798-5819

scongdon@bcm.tmc.edu


Jeffrey T. Vrabec, MD, Principal Investigator
 


UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dept. of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery,  Dallas, TX 75390-9035


Clinical Coordinator:  Barbara Staves

Tel  214-648-9793

barbara.staves@utsouthwestern.edu


Clinical Research Coordinator
5323 Harry Hines Blvd.; H1.126
Dallas, TX 75390-9035
ofc 214.648.9793
fax 214.648.6733
pager 972.326.1133


Brandon Isaacson, MD, Principal Investigator






   
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