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Klinik und Poliklinik für Hals-, Nasen- u. Ohrenkranke
Josef-Schneider-Str. 11, 97080 Wuerzburg
Mail: d.schneider@hno.uni-wuerzburg.de
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Research foci (and basic equipment-based research projects):
Measurement of changes in the cortical activity of tinnitus patients by means of Brain Electrical Activity Mapping of the Vestibular Evoked Potentials (BEAM/VestEP) and SPECT

Results:
Typical changes of the VestEP in tinnitus patients are:
a) Shortening of the latencies 3 and 4
b) Increase of the amplitude 3 - 4
c) DC-shift towards negativity.
In SPECT demonstration of hyperactivity in the temporal lobe.