Benefits of cochlear implantation for unilateral deaf patients with ipsilateral tinnitus

Gentiana I. Wenzel, Carolin Frohne-Buechner, Martina Brendel, Anke Lesinski-Schiedat, Burkard Jaeger, Andreas Buechner & Thomas Lenarz
Introduction: Tinnitus suppression in bilaterally deaf patients, utilizing electrical stimulation of the hearing nerve, has been reported to be successful. Acoustic stimulation for the purpose of tinnitus-suppression in hearing tinnitus patients is as well an established therapeutic tool. However, for[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]