Noise-induced alterations of the glucocorticoid receptor(GR)-expression in the guinea pig cochlea after application of dexamethasone

Kai Helling, Wolf Jürgen Mann & Ulf-Rüdiger Heinrich
Objective: The application of dexamethasone is the most effective therapy in sudden idiopathic hearing loss and induced cochlear dysfunction. However, despite its proven therapeutic effect there are some ambiguities in respect to the underlying mechanisms of the dexamethasone impact. The aim of this[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]