The dependency of the postoperative hearing benefit after incus stapedotomy on the used anesthesia procedure

Maureen Loewenthal, Regina Thomalla, Rainald Knecht & Carsten Dalchow
Background: During the last centuries surgical experience has developed with a wide range of stapes prosthesis for otosclerosis surgery. The incus stapedotomy proposed by Fish became accepted as the standard procedure. Thereby the postoperative hearing benefit depends on a lot of influencing factors[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]