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Dial Down the VolumeWith the summer concert season in full swing, an audiologist offers ways to protect your hearing from the permanent damage loud music can cause.
Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to PubMed.gov). Listings go back five years.
Tremor in 48,XXYY syndrome. Tartaglia N, Borodyanskaya M, Hall DA. Mov Disord. 2009 2009 Oct 15 24(13):2001-7. doi: 10.1002/mds.22700. Erratum in: Mov Disord. 2010 Aug 15;25(11):1764. Borodyanskya, Mariya [corrected to Borodyanskaya, Mariya].
I started to volunteer when I was in junior high. I volunteered at a radiation therapy center for cancer. And once I started to get involved in that, I understood that I could bring together my love of science with the ability to help people. And now here at Rush, I’m involved in gene therapy studies for Parkinson’s disease. We believed for a long time it would be medications that would be the clue to improving patients’ quality of life. But now we have these very exciting therapies that we’re testing in the clinic. And we’re very hopeful that these will be helpful in the long run for patients.
You occasionally have a patient that comes in and says, “Doc, I’m better.” And that is probably the most rewarding thing that we can hear when we’re in the clinic.
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