Vestibular Evoked Myogenic Potential: A New Device Propose

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
Aline Carabl de Oliveira
José Fernando Colafêmina
Information provided by:
Universidade Estadual de Ciências da Saúde de Alagoas
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01132105
First received: May 26, 2010
Last updated: NA
Last verified: May 2010
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

The bioelectrical responses of muscle, evoked by sound, obtained with a device considered the gold standard (widely used in clinics and hospitals) are similar to those obtained with a new device developed


Condition Intervention
Evoked Potentials, Motor, Vestibular
Device: Vestibular myogenic evoked potential analyzer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Vestibular Evoked Myogenic Potential: A New Device Propose

Further study details as provided by Universidade Estadual de Ciências da Saúde de Alagoas:

Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Normal subjects
Adults normal hearing and vestibular function subjects
Device: Vestibular myogenic evoked potential analyzer

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   25 Years to 50 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Adults, Normal Hearing, Normal Vestibular fuction,

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • hearing thresholds equal to or less than 20 dB HL with differences between the ears, by frequency, equal to or less than 10 dB.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Occupational noise exposure
  • Ear surgeries
  • More than three ear infections in the current year
  • Use of ototoxic medication
  • Tinnitus, vertigo, dizziness or other vestibular-cochlear diseases
  • Systemic diseases that may contribute to cochlear-vestibular pathologies, such as hypertension and dyslipidemia
  • Hormonal diseases
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01132105

Locations
Brazil
Universidade Estadual de Ciências da Saúde de Alagoas - UNCISAL
Maceió, Alagoas, Brazil, 57010-300
Sponsors and Collaborators
Universidade Estadual de Ciências da Saúde de Alagoas
Aline Carabl de Oliveira
José Fernando Colafêmina
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Pedro L Menezes, PhD Universidade Estadual de Ciências da Saúde de Alagoas
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01132105     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UNCISAL-PM-001
Study First Received: May 26, 2010
Last Updated: May 26, 2010
Health Authority: Brazil: Ministery of Health

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