Effects of open heart surgery on hearing thresholds measured by high frequency audiometry


Iriz A., Cagli K., Gocer C., Dursun E., Korkmaz H., Eryilmaz A.

JOURNAL OF LARYNGOLOGY AND OTOLOGY, vol.122, no.8, pp.795-798, 2008 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 122 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1017/s0022215107000916
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF LARYNGOLOGY AND OTOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.795-798
  • Keywords: sensorineural deafness, cardio-pulmonary bypass, audiometry, CARDIOPULMONARY BYPASS-SURGERY, ARTERY

Abstract

Background: The aim of this study was to investigate the differences between pre- and post-operative hearing thresholds, measured by high frequency audiometry, in patients undergoing open heart surgery.