Intermittent tinnitus – an empirical description

In their contribution to the HNO (2019), Volume 67, 440-448, “Intermittent tinnitus – an empirical description”, the authors M. Burkart, P. Brueggemann, A. J. Szczepek, D. Frank, and B. Mazurek present current findings of an exploratory cross-sectional study among 320 subjects suffers from tinnitus. In addition to the previous categorization of tinnitus into an acute and a chronic form, the results suggest a third intermittent form.

The further characterization of intermittent tinnitus as well as the conclusions for therapy recommendations and prognosis can be found here.