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Amplification with hearing aids for patients with tinnitus and co-existing hearing loss

  1. Derek J Hoare1,*,
  2. Mark Edmondson-Jones1,
  3. Magdalena Sereda1,
  4. Michael A Akeroyd2,
  5. Deborah Hall1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders Group

Published Online: 31 JAN 2014

Assessed as up-to-date: 19 AUG 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010151.pub2

How to Cite

Hoare DJ, Edmondson-Jones M, Sereda M, Akeroyd MA, Hall D. Amplification with hearing aids for patients with tinnitus and co-existing hearing loss. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD010151. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010151.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Nottingham, National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Unit, Nottingham, UK

  2. 2

    Glasgow Royal Infirmary, MRC Institute of Hearing Research (Scottish Section), Glasgow, UK

*Derek J Hoare, National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Unit, University of Nottingham, Ropewalk House, 113 The Ropewalk, Nottingham, NG1 5DU, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 31 JAN 2014



References to studies included in this review

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Parazzini 2011 {published data only}

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