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Stress-Related Psychological Disorders and Tinnitus

  • Sylvie HébertEmail author
  • Birgit Mazurek
  • Agnieszka J. Szczepek
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Abstract

This contribution highlights the role of stress-related psychological conditions in tinnitus. Relevant psychological disorders such as mood and anxiety disorders are introduced, and their relation with stress is presented. Further, the incidence of psychological disorders among patients with tinnitus is presented and the clinical and therapeutic implications suggested.

Keywords

Tinnitus Anxiety Depression Psychological disorders Stress 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sylvie Hébert
    • 1
    Email author
  • Birgit Mazurek
    • 2
  • Agnieszka J. Szczepek
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Speech Pathology and AudiologyUniversité de MontréalMontréalCanada
  2. 2.Tinnitus Center, Charité University HospitalBerlinGermany
  3. 3.Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck SurgeryCharité University HospitalBerlinGermany

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