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Contributions of HSS members to peer-reviewed scientific journals (since 2000)



Seebacher J, Franke-Trieger A, Weichbold VGalvan O, Schmutzhard J, Zorowka P. Stephan K. (2023) Sound localisation of low- and high-frequency sounds in cochlear implant users with single-sided deafness. Int J Audiol. 62(1):71-78.

Franke-Trieger A, Mattheus W, Seebacher J, Zelger P, Zahnert T, Neudert M. (2023) Stapedius reflex thresholds obtained in a free sound field as an indicator for over- and understimulation in cochlear implant listeners. Int J Audiol. Sep 1:1-8. doi: 10.1080/14992027.2023.2245141.

Weichbold VZelger P, Galvan O, Muigg F (2023) Five-Year Observation Period of Quality of Life After Cochlear Implantation. Otol Neurotol; 44(3):e155-e159.

Sprinzl G, Toner J, Koitschev A, Berger N, Keintzel T, Rasse T, Baumgartner WD, Honeder C, Magele A, Plontke S, Götze G, Schmutzhard J, Zelger P, Corkill S, Lenarz T, Salcher R (2023) Multicentric study on surgical information and early safety and performance results with the Bonebridge BCI 602: an active transcutaneous bone conduction hearing implant. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2023 Jan 10. doi: 10.1007/s00405-022-07792-y

Denk-Linnert DM, Farneti D, Nawka T, Am Zehnhoff-Dinnesen A, Moerman M, Zorowka P, Farahat M, Schindler A, Geneid A. (2023) Position Statement of the Union of European Phoniatricians (UEP): Fees and Phoniatricians' Role in Multidisciplinary and Multiprofessional Dysphagia Management Team. Dysphagia. 38(2):711-718.

Lüke C, Kauschke C, Dohmen A, Haid A, Leitinger C, Männel C, Neumann K, Penz T, Sachse S, Scharff Rethfeldt W, Vogt S, Spranger J, Niederberger M (2023) DELPHI-Studie zur Definition und Terminologie von Sprachentwicklungsstörungen in den deutschsprachigen Ländern. Logos, 31;1-20 (online, DOI 10.17605/OSF.IO/6MB2P)

Zelger P, Brunner A, Zelger B, Willenbacher E, Unterberger SH, Stalder R, Huck CW, Willenbacher W, Pallua JD (2023) Deep learning analysis of mid-infrared microscopic imaging data for the diagnosis and classification of human lymphomas. J Biophotonics. Aug 14:e202300015. doi: 10.1002/jbio.202300015. Online ahead of print.

Brunner A, Willenbacher E, Willenbacher W, Zelger B, Zelger P, Huck CW, Pallua JD. (2023) Visible- and near-infrared hyperspectral imaging for the quantitative analysis of PD-L1+ cells in human lymphomas: Comparison with fluorescent multiplex immunohistochemistry. Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc.;285:121940.

Woess C, Huck CW, Badzoka J, Kappacher C, Arora R, Lindtner RA, Zelger P, Schirmer M, Rabl W, Pallua J. (2023) Raman spectroscopy for postmortem interval estimation of human skeletal remains: A scoping review. J Biophotonics: e202300189.

Fodor M, Zelger P, Pallua JD, Huck CW, Hofmann J, Otarashvili G, Pühringer M, Zelger B, Hermann M, Resch T, Cardini B, Oberhuber R, Öfner D, Sucher R, Hautz T, Schneeberger S. (2023) Prediction of Biliary Complications After Human Liver Transplantation Using Hyperspectral Imaging and Convolutional Neural Networks: A Proof-of-concept Study. Transplantation. Aug 18. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000004757.

Santer M, Riechelmann H, Hofauer B, Schmutzhard J, Freysinger W, Runge A, Gottfried TM, Zelger P, Widmann G, Kranebitter H, Mangesius S, Mangesius J, Kocher F, Dejaco D. (2023) Radiomic Assessment of Radiation-Induced Alterations of Skeletal Muscle Composition in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma within the Currently Clinically Defined Optimal Time Window for Salvage Surgery-A Pilot Study. Cancers; 20;15(18):4650. doi: 10.3390/cancers15184650.

Lindtner R, Wurm A, Kugel K, Kühn J, Putzer D, Arora R, Coraça-Huber DC, Zelger P, Schirmer M, Badzoka J, Kappacher C, Huck CW, Pallua JD. (2023) Comparison of Mid-Infrared Handheld and Benchtop Spectrometers to Detect Staphylococcus epidermidis in Bone Grafts. Bioengineering;10(9):1018. doi: 10.3390/bioengineering10091018.




Seebacher J, Posch M, Zelger P, Pocecco E, Burtscher M, Zorowka P, Ruedl G (2022) Improving Spatial Hearing when Wearing Ski Helmets in Order to Increase Safety on Ski Slopes. Int J Env Res Pub Health. 19(23), 15905; doi: 10.3390/ijerph192315905

Dejaco D, Riedl D, Cassar AE, Gottfried T, Rasse T, Fischer N, Kreuzer-Simonyan A, Seebacher J, Riechelmann H, Keintzel T, Schmutzhard J (2022) Modified Power Piston Versus Simultaneous Stapedotomy With Hearing Aids in Otosclerosis: A Follow-Up Study Exploring Speech Recognition, Quality of Life and Usage of Device. Otol Neurol. 43(4):429-436.

Gottfried T, Dejaco D, Seebacher J, Schmutzhard J, Innerhofer V (2022) Persistierender Schwindel nach Ertaubung. Laryngorhinootologie. 101(10):814-815. doi: 10.1055/a-1873-2462

Fodor M, Lanser L, Hofmann J, Otarashvili G, Pühringer M, Cardini B, Oberhuber R, Resch T, Weissenbacher A, Maglione M, Margreiter C, Zelger P, Pallua JD, Öfner D, Sucher R, Hautz T, Schneeberger S (2022) Hyperspectral Imaging as a Tool for Viability Assessment During Normothermic Machine Perfusion of Human Livers: A Proof of Concept Pilot Study. Transpl Int. 35:10355. doi: 10.3389/ti.2022.10355. eCollection 2022.

Schmidt VM, Zelger P, Woess C, Pallua AK, Arora R, Degenhart G, Brunner A, Zelger B, Schirmer M, Rabl W, Pallua JD (2022) Application of Micro-Computed Tomography for the Estimation of the Post-Mortem Interval of Human Skeletal Remains. Biology;11(8):1105. doi: 10.3390/biology11081105.

Schmidt VM, Zelger P, Wöss C, Huck CW, Arora R, Bechtel E, Stahl A, Brunner A, Zelger B, Schirmer M, Rabl W, Pallua JD (2022) Post-Mortem Interval of Human Skeletal Remains Estimated with Handheld NIR Spectrometry Biology.11(7):1020. doi: 10.3390/biology11071020.

Brunner A, Schmidt VM. Zelger B, Woess C, Arora R, Zelger P, Huck CW, Pallua J. (2022) Visible and Near-Infrared hyperspectral imaging (HSI) can reliably quantify CD3 and CD45 positive inflammatory cells in myocarditis: Pilot study on formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded specimens from myocard obtained during autopsy. Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc 274 (5), 121092, doi.org/10.1016/j.saa.2022.121092

Wurm A, Kuehn J, Kuge, K, Putzer D, Arora R, Coraca-Huber DC, Zelger P, Badzoka J, Kappacher C, Huck CW, Pallua JD. (2022) Raman microscopic spectroscopy as a diagnostic tool to detect Staphylococcus epidermidis in bone grafts. Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc. 280(S); 121570.

Stock K, Benedikt S, Kastenberger T, Kaiser P, Arora R, Zelger P, Pallua JD, Schmidle G (2022) Outcomes of distal ulna locking plate in management of unstable distal ulna fractures: a prospective case series. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2022 Jul 18. doi: 10.1007/s00402-022-04549-4

Denk-Linnert DM, Farneti D, Nawka T, Am Zehnhoff-Dinnesen A, Moerman M, Zorowka P, Farahat M, Schindler A, Geneid A (2022) Position Statement of the Union of European Phoniatricians (UEP): FEES and Phoniatricians' Role in Multidisciplinary and Multiprofessional Dysphagia Management Team. Dysphagia.1-8. doi: 10.1007/s00455-022-10502-9




Muigg F, Weichbold V, Kuehn H, Seebacher J, Galvan O. (2021) Does Cochlear Implantation Affect Openness-to-Experience in Profound Postlingual Hearing Loss? J Deaf Stud Deaf Educ. 26(1):142-146.

Franke-Trieger A, Mattheus W, Seebacher J, Zahnert T, Neudert M. (2021) Stapedius reflex evoked in free sound field in cochlear implant users compared to normal-hearing listeners. Int J Audiol. 10:1-9.

Seebacher J, Muigg F, Kühn H, Weichbold V, Galvan O, Zorowka P, Schmutzhard J. (2021) Cost-utility Analysis of Cochlear Implantation in Adults With Single-sided Deafness: Austrian and German Perspective. Otol Neurotol. 42(6):799-805

Steber S, Rossi S. (2021) The challenge of learning a new language in adulthood: Evidence from a multi-methodological neuroscientific approach. PLoS One. 2021 Feb 19;16(2):e0246421. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0246421. eCollection 2021.

König N, Steber S, Borowski A, Bliem HR, Rossi S. (2021) Neural Processing of Cognitive Control in an Emotionally Neutral Context in Anxiety Patients. Brain Sci. 26;11(5):543.

Richter M, Vignotto M, Mock J, Obrig H, Rossi S (2021) Different word-learning contexts alter phonotactic rule learning in 6-month-olds. Language Cognition and Neuroscience 36(2):1-24

Sprinzl G, Lenarz T, Hagen R, Baumgartner WD, Keintzel T, Keck T, Riechelmann H, Magele A, Salcher R, Maier H, Mlynski R, Radeloff A, Rak K, Riss D, Liepins R, Hamzavi S, Rasse T, Potzinger P, Schmutzhard J, Zorowka P, Mittmann P, Böheim K, Todt I. (2021) Long-Term Multicenter Results With the First Transcutaneous Bone Conduction Implant. Otol Neurotol. 42(6):858-866.




Stephan F, Saalbach H, Rossi S (2020) Inner versus Overt Speech Production: Does This Make a Difference in the Developing Brain? Brain Sci. 10(12):939.

Martini M, Marhenke R, Martini C, Rossi S, Sachse P. (2020) Individual differences in working memory capacity moderate effects of post-learning activity on memory consolidation over the long term. Sci Rep. 10(1):17976.

Steber S, Rossi S. (2020) So young, yet so mature? Electrophysiological and vascular correlates of phonotactic processing in 18-month-olds. Dev Cogn Neurosci. 2020; 43:100784.

Steber S, König N, Stephan F, Rossi S. (2020) Uncovering electrophysiological and vascular signatures of implicit emotional prosody. Sci Rep. 2020; 10(1):5807.

Muigg F, Weichbold VW, Kuehn H, Seebacher J, Galvan O. (2020) Does Cochlear Implantation Affect Openness-to-Experience in Profound Postlingual Hearing Loss? J Deaf Stud Deaf Educ. Oct 2: enaa031. doi: 10.1093/deafed/enaa031. Online ahead of print.

Stephan F, Saalbach H, Rossi S. (2020) The Brain Differentially Prepares Inner and Overt Speech Production: Electrophysiological and Vascular Evidence. Brain Sci. 2020;10(3):14

Muigg F, Bliem HR, Kühn H, Seebacher J, Holzner B, Weichbold V. (2020) Cochlear Implantation in Adults with Single-Sided Deafness: Generic and Disease-Specific long-term Quality of Life. Eur Arch Oto-Rhino-Laryngol. 277(3):695-704

Rossi S, Gugler MF, Rungger M, Galvan O, Zorowka PG, Seebacher J. (2020) How the Brain Understands Spoken and Sung Sentences. Brain Sci. Jan 8;10(1). pii: E36. doi: 10.3390/brainsci10010036.

Seebacher J, Weichbold V, Schörg P, Koci V, Magele A, Zorowka P, Sprinzl G (2020) Subjective Hearing Impression and Quality of Life in Patients With Bilateral Active Middle Ear Implants. Otol Neurotol. Jul;41(6):e641-e647.




Seebacher J, Franke-Trieger A, Weichbold V, Zorowka P, Stephan K. (2019) Improved interaural timing of acoustic nerve stimulation affects sound localization in single-sided deaf cochlear implant users. Hear Res. 371:19-27.

Muigg F, Bliem HR, Holzner B, Kühn H, Zorowka PG, Weichbold V (2019) Do Personality Factors Assessed Before Cochlear Implantation Predict Hearing-Related Quality Of Life After Cochlear Implantation in Postlingually Deafened Adults? Ear Hear. 40(2):418-425

Reiterer E, Reider S, Lackner P, Fischer N, Dejaco D, Riechelmann H, Zorowka P, Kremsner PG, Adegnika AA, Schmutzhard E, Schmutzhard J (2019) A long-term follow-up study on otoacoustic emissions testing in paediatric patients with severe malaria in Gabon. Malar J; 18(1):212.

Hempel JM, Sprinzl G, Riechelmann H, Streitberger C, Giarbini N, Stark T, Zorowka P, Koci V, Magele A, Strenger T, Müller J, Wollenberg B, Frenzel H. (2019) A Transcutaneous Active Middle Ear Implant (AMEI) in Children and Adolescents: Long-term, Multicenter Results. Otol Neurotol. 40(8):1059-1067.

Groba A, De Houwer A, Obrig H, Rossi S. (2019) Bilingual and Monolingual First Language Acquisition Experience Differentially Shapes Children's Property Term Learning: Evidence from Behavioral and Neurophysiological Measures. Brain Sci. 12;9(2). pii: E40. doi: 10.3390/brainsci9020040

Dejaco D, Riedl D, Gottfried T, Rasse T, Fischer N, Prejban D, Koci V, Riechelmann H, Schmutzhard J, Keintzel T. (2019) Modified-Power-Piston: Short-Incudial-Process-Vibroplasty and Simultaneous Stapedotomy in Otosclerosis. Otol Neurotol. 40(3):292-300.

König N, Steber S, Seebacher J, von Prittwitz Q, Bliem HR, Rossi S. (2019) How Therapeutic Tapping Can Alter Neural Correlates of Emotional Prosody Processing in Anxiety. Brain Sci. 2019 Aug 19;9(8). pii: E206.

Ruedl G, Pocecco E, Kopp M, Burtscher M, Zorowka P, Seebacher J. (2019) Impact of listening to music while wearing a ski helmet on sound source localization. J Sci Med Sport. 22 Suppl 1:S7-S11.


Seebacher J, Muigg F, Fischer N, Weichbold V, Stephan K, Zorowka P, Bliem HR, Schmutzhard J (2018) Auditory and cognitive development in a partially deaf child with bilateral electro-acoustic stimulation: a case study. Int J Audiol 57:150-155.

Dejaco D, Prejban D, Fischer N, Freysinger W, Stephan K, Seebacher J, Widmann G, Riechelmann H, Schmutzhard J. (2018) Successful Cochlear Implantation of a Split Electrode Array in a Patient With Far-advanced Otosclerosis Assisted by Electromagnetic Navigation: A Case Report. Otol Neurotol. 39(7):e532-e537.

Ruecker M, Zepharovich K, Zorowka P, Matzak H, Kofler M, Saltuari L. (2018) Dysphagia in cerebral hypoxia. NeuroRehabilitation. 2018 Nov 8. doi: 10.3233/NRE-182437

Rajan G, Tavora-Vieira D, Baumgartner WD, ...  Schmutzhard J, Sprinzl G, Staecker H, Stephan K, Sugarova S, Zernotti M, Zorowka P, Van de Heyning P. (2018) Hearing preservation cochlear implantation in children: The HEARRING Group consensus and practice guide. Cochlear Implants Int. 19(1):1-13.

Zhou H, Dai B, Rossi S, Li J (2018) Electrophysiological Evidence for Elimination of the Positive Bias in Elderly Adults with Depressive Symptoms. Front Psychiatry. 5;9:62.

Groba, Agnes; De Houwer, Annick; Mehnert, Jan; Rossi, Sonja; Obrig, Hellmuth: Bilingual and monolingual children process pragmatic cues differently when learning novel adjectives. BILINGUALISM-LANGUAGE AND COGNITION. 2018; 21(2); 384-402


Dejaco D, Aregger FC, Hurth HV, Kegele J, Muigg V, Oberhammer L, Bunk S, Fischer N, Pinggera L, Riedl D, Otieno A, Agbenyega T, Adegnika AA, Riechelmann H, Lackner P, Zorowka P, Kremsner P, Schmutzhard J. (2017) Evaluation of transient-evoked otoacoustic emissions in a healthy 1 to 10 year pediatric cohort in Sub-Saharan Africa. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol; 101:65-69.

Zhou H, Rossi S, Chen B. (2017) Effects of Working Memory Capacity and Tasks in Processing L2 Complex Sentence: Evidence from Chinese-English Bilinguals. Front Psychol. 20;8:595.

Zhou H, Rossi S, Li J, Liu H, Chen R, Chen B (2017): Effects of working memory capacity in processing wh-extractions: eye-movement evidence from Chinese-English bilinguals. J Res. Reading  40(4); 420-438.

Obrig H, Mock J, Stephan F, Richter M, Vignotto M, Rossi S. (2017) Impact of associative word learning on phonotactic processing in 6-month-old infants: A combined EEG and fNIRS study. Dev Cogn Neurosci. 25:185-197.


Baumgartner WD, Hamzavi JS, Böheim K, Wolf-Magele A, Schlögel M, Riechelmann H, Zorowka P, Koci V, Keck T, Potzinger P, Sprinzl G (2016) A New Transcutaneous Bone Conduction Hearing Implant: Short-Term Safety and Efficacy in Children. Otol Neurotol; 37(6):713-720

San Giorgi M, van den Heuvel ER, Tjon Pian Gi RE, Brunings JW, Chirila M, Friedrich G, Golusinski W, Graupp M, Horcasitas Pous RA, Ilmarinen T, Jackowska J, Koelmel JC, Ferran Vilà F, Weichbold V, Wierzbicka M, Dikkers FG (2016) Age of onset of Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis: a distribution analysis. Clin Otolaryngol. 41(5):448-453

Wolf-Magele A, Koci V, Schnabl J, Zorowka P, Riechelmann H, Sprinzl GM (2016) Bilateral use of active middle ear implants: speech discrimination results in noise. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol; 273(8):2065-72.

Koci V, Seebacher J, Weichbold V, Zorowka P, Wolf-Magele A, Sprinzl G, Stephan K (2016) Improvement of sound source localization abilities in patients bilaterally supplied with active middle ear implants . Acta Otolaryngol; 136(7):692-698

Obrig H, Mentzel J, Rossi S (2016) Universal and language-specific sublexical cues in speech perception: a novel electroencephalography-lesion approach. Brain; 139(Pt 6):1800-1816.

Fischer N, Weber B, Riechelmann H (2016) Presbyakusis – Altersschwerhörigkeit. Laryngorhinootologie; 95(7):497-510

Van de Heyning P, Arauz SL, Atlas M, Baumgartner WD, Caversaccio M, Chester-Browne R, Estienne P, Gavilan J, Godey B, Gstöttner W, Han D, Hagen R, Kompis M, Kuzovkov V, Lassaletta L, Lefevre F, Li Y, Müller J, Parnes L, Kleine Punte A, Raine C, Rajan G, Rivas A, Rivas JA, Royle N, Sprinzl G, Stephan K, Walkowiak A, Yanov Y, Zimmermann K, Zorowka P, Skarzynski H. (2016) Electrically evoked compound action potentials are different depending on the site of cochlear stimulation. Cochlear Implants Int.; 17(6):251-262

Zhou H, Li R, Ma Z, Rossi S, Zhu X, Li J (2016): Smaller gray matter volume of hippocampus / parahippo-campus in elderly people with subthreshold depression: a cross-sectional study. BMC Psychiatry; 16(S): 219.


Seebacher J, Weichbold V, Koci V, Zorowka P,  Stephan K, Burtscher M, Kopp M, Ruedl G (2015) Sound Source Localization in the Horizontal Plane when wearing a Ski Helmet. Acta Acustica, 101(4): 789-797

Fischer N, Pinggera L, Weichbold V, Dejaco D, Schmutzhard J, Widmann G. (2015) Radiologic and Functional Evaluation of Electrode Dislocation from the Scala Tympani to the Scala Vestibuli in Patients with Cochlear Implants. Am J Neuroradiol. 36(2):372-377

Pinggera L, Fischer N, Kapfinger P, Stephan K, Schmutzhard J (2015) Taubheit, Blindheit und Ataxie. Laryngo-Rhino-Otol. 94(01): 36-38

Schnabl J,  Bumann B,  Rehbein  M, Müller O, Seidler H, Wolf-Magele A, Sprinzl G, Windfuhr J, Weichbold V (2015) Höranstrengung bei Cochlea-Implantaten. HNO, 63:546–551

Schnabl J, Wolf-Magele A, Pok SM, Url C, Zorowka P, Sprinzl G (2015) Evaluation of a minimally invasive surgical fixation technique for young children with the Concerto Pin cochlear implant system. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 272(8): 1893-1898.

Schmutzhard J, Lackner P, Helbok R, Hurth HV, Aregger FC, Muigg V, Kegele J, Bunk S, Oberhammer L, Fischer N, Pinggera L, Otieno A, Ogutu B, Agbenyega T, Ansong D, Adegnika AA, Issifou S, Zorowka P, Krishna S, Mordmüller B, Schmutzhard E, Kremsner P (2015) Severe malaria in children leads to a significant impairment of transitory otoacoustic emissions - a prospective multicenter cohort study. BMC Med. 13(1):125

Kegele J, Hurth H, Lackner P, Enimil A, Sylverkin J, Ansong D, Nkyi C, Bonsu B, Agbenyega T, Scharinger VH, Schmutzhard E, Zorowka P, Kremsner P, Schmutzhard J. (2015) Otoacoustic emission testing in Ghanaian children with sickle cell disease. Trop Med Int Health; 20(9):1209-1212

Gavilan J, Adunka O, Agrawal S, Atlas M, Baumgartner WD, Brill S, Bruce I, Buchman C, Caversaccio M, De Bodt MT, Dillon M, Godey B, Green K, Gstoettner W, Hagen R, Hagr A, Han D, Kameswaran M, Karltorp E, Kompis M, Kuzovkov V, Lassaletta L, Li Y, Lorens A, Martin J, Manoj M, Mertens G, Mlynski R, Mueller J, O'Driscoll M, Parnes L, Pulibalathingal S, Radeloff A, Raine CH, Rajan G, Rajeswaran R, Schmutzhard J, Skarzynski H, Skarzynski P, Sprinzl G, Staecker H, Stephan K, Sugarova S, Tavora D, Usami SI, Yanov Y, Zernotti M, Zorowka P, de Heyning PV. (2015) Quality standards for bone conduction implants. Acta Otolaryngol. 135(12):1277-85

Riedl D, Rumpold G, Schmidt A, Zorowka PG, Bliem HR, Moschen R (2015) The influence of tinnitus acceptance on the quality of life and psychological distress in patients with chronic tinnitus. Noise Health.  17(78):374-381.

Moschen R, Riedl D, Schmidt A, Kumnig M, Bliem R, Rumpold G (2015) The Development of Acceptance of Chronic Tinnitus in the Course of a Cognitive-Behavioral Group Therapy. Z Psychosom Med Psychoth. 61(3): 238-246


Ruedl G, Kopp M, Burtscher M, Zorowka P, Weichbold V, Stephan K, Koci V, Seebacher J (2014) Effect of Wearing a Ski Helmet on Perception and Localization of Sounds. Int J Sports Med. 35(8):645-650

Riedl D, Rumpold G, Schmidt A, Bliem HR, Moschen R (2014) Akzeptanz bei Tinnitus: Validierung des "Akzeptanzfragebogen bei chronischem Tinnitus" (AFCT). Laryngorhinootologie, 93(12):840-847. DOI 10.10555/s-0034-1377037


Weichbold V, Holzer, A, Newesely G, Zorowka P, Stephan K (2013) Ergebnisse eines Hörscreenings bei 14- bis 15-jährigen Jugendlichen, HNO 61(1):25-29 

Tjon Pian Gi RE, Ilmarinen T, van den Heuvel ER, Aaltonen LM, Andersen J, Brunings JW, Chirila M, Dietz A, Ferran Vilà F, Friedrich G, de Gier HH, Golusinski W, Graupp M, Hantzakos A, Horcasitas R, Jackowska J, Koelmel JC, Lawson G, Lindner F, Remacle M, Sittel C, Weichbold V, Wierzbicka M, Dikkers FG (2013) Safety of intralesional cidofovir in patients with recurrent respiratory papillomatosis: an international retrospective study on 635 RRP patients. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 270(5):1679-1687

Schmutzhard J, Aregger FC, Otieno A, Bunk S, Zorowka P, Schmutzhard E (2013) Release of Intracranial Pressure Leads to Improvement of Otoacoustic Emissions--A Case Report of a Kenyan Child with Complicated Tuberculous Meningitis. J Trop Pediatr. 2013 , 59(4):326-329

Van de Heyning P, Adunka O, Arauz SL, Atlas M, Baumgartner WD, Brill S, Bruce I, Buchman C, Caversaccio M, Dillon M, Eikelboom R, Eskilsson G, Gavilan J, Godey B, Green K, Gstoettner W, Hagen R, Han D, Iwasaki S, Kameswaran M, Karltorp E, Kleine Punte A, Kompis M, Kuthubutheen J, Kuzovkov V, Lassaletta L, Li Y, Lorens A, Manikoth M, Martin J, Mlynski R, Mueller J, O'Driscoll M, Parnes L, Pillsbury H, Prentiss S, Pulibalathingal S, Raine CH, Rajan G, Rajeswaran R, Riechelmann H, Rivas A, Rivas JA, Senn P, Skarzynski PH, Sprinzl G, Staecker H, Stephan K, Sugarova S, Usami SI, Wolf-Magele A, Yanov Y, Zernotti ME, Zimmerman K, Zorowka P, Skarzynski H (2013) Standards of practice in the field of hearing implants. Cochlear Implants Int 14, Suppl 2:1-5.

Skarzynski H, van de Heyning P, Agrawal S, Arauz SL, Atlas M, Baumgartner W, Caversaccio M, de Bodt M, Gavilan J, Godey B, Green K, Gstoettner W, Hagen R, Han D, Kameswaran M, Karltorp E, Kompis M, Kuzovkov V, Lassaletta L, Levevre F, Li Y, Manikoth M, Martin J, Mlynski R, Mueller J, O'Driscoll M, Parnes L, Prentiss S, Pulibalathingal S, Raine CH, Rajan G, Rajeswaran R, Rivas JA, Rivas A, Skarzynski PH, Sprinzl G, Staecker H, Stephan K, Usami S, Yanov Y, Zernotti ME, Zimmermann K, Lorens A, Mertens G. (2013) Towards a consensus on a hearing preservation classification system. Acta Otolaryngol Suppl (564):3-13

Stephan K (2013): Neue Entwicklungen bei implantierbaren Hörsystemen. Jatros Pulmologie & HNO 11, 52-54.


Weichbold V, Holzer A, Newesely G, Stephan K (2012) Results from high-frequency hearing screening in 14- to 15-year old adolescents and their relation to self-reported exposure to loud music. Int J Audiol 51(9):650-654.

Krenmayr A, Wöllner T, Supper N, Zorowka P (2012) Visualizing Phase Relations of the Vocal Folds by Means of High-Speed Videoendoscopy. J Voice 26(4):471-479


Wolf-Magele A, Schnabl J, Wöllner T, Koci V, Riechelmann H, Sprinzl GM (2011) Active middle ear implantation in elderly people: a retrospective study. Otol Neurotol; 32(5):805-11

Sprinzl GM, Wolf-Magele A, Schnabl J, Koci V (2011) Das aktive Mittelohrimplantat in der Rehabilitation von sensorineuralen, kombinierten und Schallleitungs-Hörstörungen. Laryngorhinootologie, 90(9):560-72


Schmutzhard J, Kositz CH, Lackner P, Dietmann A, Fischer M, Glueckert R, Reindl M, Stephan K, Riechelmann H, Schrott-Fischer A, Schmutzhard, E (2010)  Murine malaria is associated with significant hearing impairment. Malaria J, 9:159

May-Mederake B, Kuehn H, Vogel A, Keilmann A, Bohnert A, Mueller S, Witt G, Neumann K, Hey C, Streitberger C, Carnio S, Zorowka P, Nekahm-Heis D, Esser-Leyding B, Brachmaier J, Coninx F (2010) Evaluation of auditory development in infants and toddlers who received cochlear implants under the age of 24 months with the LittlEARS® Auditory Questionnaire. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol, 74(10):1149-55

Muigg F, D. Nekahm-Heis D, Juen F (2010) Hörgeschädigte Kinder in Regelschulen - Selbstkonzept, Integrationserleben, psychosoziale Aspekte und pädagogische Rahmenbedingungen. Sprache Stimme Gehör; 34: 237 – 242


Furtenbach M, Wallner W (2009) Myofunktionelle Therapie (MFT) im orofazialen Bereich - praktische und kritische Aspekte aus logopädischer Sicht. (Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy - Practical and Critical Aspects from the Viewpoint of Language and Speech Therapists.) Informationen aus Orthodontie & Kieferorthopädie; 41:259-264.

Cortina G, Wiesmayr S, Jungraithmayr T, Roussinow D, Nekahm-Heis D, Zorowka P, Zimmerhackl LB (2009) Successful implantation of a cochlear implant in a four-yr-old boy after kidney transplantation: a case report. Pediatr Transplant; 13(7):933-935

Storck C, Brockmann M, Zimmermann E, Nekahm-Heis D, Zorowka PG (2009) Laryngeal granuloma. Aetiology, clinical signs, diagnostic procedures, and treatment. HNO; 10:1075-80

Hilgert N, Huentelman MJ, ... Nekahm-Heis D, ... Van Camp G (2009): Phenotypic variability of patients homozygous for the GJB2 mutation 35delG cannot be explained by the influence of one major modifier gene. Eur J Hum Genet; 17(4):517-24

Coninx F, Weichbold V, Tsiakpini L, et al (2009) Validation of the LittlEARS® Auditory Questionnaire in children with normal hearing. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73(12): 1761-1768.


Zorowka P (2008) Sprachentwicklungsstörungen. Monatsschr Kinderheilkd  156:875–884.

Weichbold V, Zorowka P (2008) Zwangssterilisation bei erblicher Taubheit im Dritten Reich.  HNO         DOI 10.1007/s00106-008-1814-y


Weichbold V, Zorowka P (2007) Can a hearing education campaign for adolescents change their music listening behaviors? Int Journ Audiol 46:128-133.


Weichbold V, Nekahm-Heis D, Welzl-Mueller K (2006) Universal Newborn Hearing Screening and Postnatal Hearing Loss. Pediatrics 117(4): 631-636.

Weichbold V, Nekahm-Heis D, Welzl-Mueller K (2006) Ten-year outcome of newborn hearing screening in Austria. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70: 235-240.

Dossena S, Rodighiero S, Vezzoli V, ..., Zorowka P, et al (2006) Fast Fluorometric Method for Measuring Pendrin (SLC26A4) Cl-/I- Transport Activity. Cell Physiol Biochem. 2006;18(1-3):67-74. Epub 2006 Aug 15

Dossena S, Vezzoli V, Cerutti N, …, Zorowka P, et al (2006) Functional characterization of wild-type and a mutated form of SLC26A4 identified in a patient with Pendred syndrome. Cell Physiol Biochem. 2006;17(5-6):245-56. Epub 2006 Jun 20.

Rinnerthaler M, Mueller J, Weichbold V, Wenning GK, Poewe W (2006) Social stigmatization in patients with cranial and cervical dystonia. Mov Disord 21(10): 1636-1640.


Zorowka PG (2005) Disorders of speech development: diagnostic and treatment aspects. J Neural Transmission (Supplement) 69:37-49.

Dossena S, Maccagni A, Vezzoli V, ..., Zorowka P, et al (2005) The expression of wild-type pendrin (SLC26A4) in human embryonic kidney (HEK 293 Phoenix) cells leads to the activation of cationic currents. Eur J Endocrinol 153(5):693-699.

Snoeckx RL, Huygen PLM , Feldmann D, . . . , Nekahm-Heis D,  et al. (2005)  GJB2 mutations and degree of hearing loss: a multicenter study. Am J Hum Genet 77:945-957

Weichbold V, Nekahm-Heis D, Welzl-Müller K (2005) Zehn Jahre Neugeborenen-Hörscreening in Österreich. Eine Evaluierung. Wien Klin Wochenschr 117(18): 641-646

Weichbold V, Tsiakpini L, Coninx F, D'Haese P (2005) Konstruktion eines Eltern-Fragebogens zur Entwicklung des auditiven Verhaltens von Kleinkindern bis zu zwei Jahren. Laryngo-Rhino-Otologie 84(5): 328-334.

Weichbold V, Lercher P (2005) Betroffenheit durch Lärm: Vorstellung eines Konzepts für ein erweitertes Lärmwirkungsmaß und eines Kurzfragebogens für die Praxis. Zeitschrift für Lärmbekämpfung 52(3): 90-95

Weichbold V, Zorowka P (2005) Führt eine Schallpegelabsenkung in Diskotheken zu einem Rückgang der Besucher? HNO 53(10): 845-851.


Helms J, Weichbold V, Baumann U, von Specht H, Schön F, Müller J, Esser B, Ziese M, Anderson I, D'Haese P (2004) Analysis of ceiling effects occurring with speech recognition tests in adult cochlear-implanted patients. ORL 66(3)3:130 - 135

Weichbold V, Rohrer M, Winkler C, Welzl-Müller K (2004) Hörscreening an Kindergärten: Ergebnisse einer Evaluierungsstudie. Wien Klin Wochenschr 116(14):478-483

Anderson I, Weichbold V, D’Haese P (2004) Three year follow-up of children with open-set speech recognition who use the MED-EL cochlear implant system. Cochlear Implants International 5(2): 45-57

Koester M, Storck C, Zorowka P (2004) Klassifikation, Ursachen und Diagnose des Tinnitus. MMW Fortschr. Med. 146 (1-2):23-28 

Hagen R, Lichtenberger G, De Maddalena H, Manni JJ, Zorowka PG, Eckel E (2004) Rehabilitationskonzepte nach Laryngektomie [Rehabilitation Concept after Laryngectomy]. Laryngorhinootologie 83(11):780-782

Marx R, Rausch M, Ring K, Schönweiler R, Zorowka PG, Keilmann A (2004) Die Bedeutung soziokultureller Faktoren für die Sprachentwickung [The Importance of Socio-cultural Factors for the Development of Speech and Language] Laryngorhinootologie 83(11):775-776

Neher A, Nagl M, Appenroth E, Gstöttner M, Wischatta M, Reisigl F, Schindler M, Ulmer H, Stephan K (2004) Acute Otitis Externa: Efficacy and Tolerability of N-Chlorotaurine, a Novel Endogenous Antiseptic Agent. Laryngoscope 114(5):850-854.

Schwabegger A, Hubli E,  Rieger M, Gassner R, Schmidt A, Ninkovic M  (2004)  Role of Free-Tissue Transfer in the Treatment of Recalcitrant Palatal Fistulae among Patients wiht Cleft Palates. Plast Reconstr Surg 113: 1131-1139

Weichbold V, Anderson I,  D'Haese P (2004) Validation of three different adaptations of the Meaningful Auditory Integration Scale (MAIS) to German, English, and Polish. Int J Audiol 43: 156-161.

Anderson I, Weichbold V, D'Haese P, Szuchnik J, Quevedo MS, Martin J, Dieler WS, Phillips L (2004) Cochlear implantation in children under the age of two - What do the outcomes show us? Int J Ped Otorhinol, 68(4): 425-431

Schmidt A, Lins U, Wetscher I, Welzl-Müller K, Weichbold V (2004) Counselling versus Gruppentherapie bei chronischem Tinnitus. Ein retrospektiver Vergleich der Interventionseffizienz. HNO 52(3): 242-247


Welzl-Müller K, Nekahm-Heis D (2003) Höruntersuchungen bei intensivgepflegten Früh- und Neugeborenen [Hearing tests in premature and newborn infants treated in intensive care] Pädiatr Praxis 63 (4): 573-586

Weichbold V, Zorowka P (2003) Effects of a hearing protection campaign on the discotheque attendance habits of high-school students. Int J Audiol 42(8): 489-493

Weichbold V, Herka H (2003) Performance of hearing impaired children on Raven’s Coloured Progressive Matrices Test. Int J Ped Otorhinol 67: 121-1217

Koester M, Zorowka P, Wolf S (2003) Neuromonitoring in Thyroid Surgery: The View of the Laryngologist. European Surgery - Acta Chirurgica Austriaca 35(5): 246-249.

Günther B, Steiner A, Nekahm-Heis D, Albegger K, Zorowka P, Utermann G, Janecke A (2003) The 342-kb deletion in GJB6 is not present in patients with non-syndromic hearing loss from Austria. Hum Mutat 22(2): 180

Glueckert R, Wietzorrek G, Kammen-Jolly K, Scholtz A, Stephan K, Striessnig J, Schrott-Fischer (2003) A Role of class D L-type Ca(2+) channels for cochlear morphology. Hear Res 178(1-2): 95-105

Weichbold V,  Zorowka PG (2003) Stimmstörung und Lebensqualität. Die Münchner Lebensqualitätsdimensionen-Liste (MLDL) in der logopädischen Therapieforschung. Folia Phoniatr Logop 55(1): 10-16

Weichbold V, Schmidt A, Zorowka PG (2003) Chronischer Tinnitus und Allergien - Besteht ein Zusammenhang?  Laryngo-Rhino-Otologie 82: 9-12

Koester M, Nekahm-Heis D, Zorowka P (2003) Apoplex, Divertikel oder Alzheimer? Schluckstörungen bei Senioren immer abklären! [ Apoplexy, diverticulum or Alzheimer disease? Deglutition disorders in seniors must always be evaluated!] MMW-Fortsch. Med 145(3-4): 45-49

Sainz M, Skarzynski H, Allum JH, Helms J, Rivas A, Martin J, Zorowka PG, et al. (2003)  Assessment of Auditory Skills in 140 Cochlear Implant Children Using the EARS Protocol. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec  65(2):91-96.


Zorowka PG (2002) Hörgeräteversorgung bei Kindern. Monatsschr Kinderheilkd 149:883-889.

Zorowka P (2002) Editorial: Deutschland - eine Nation der Schwerhörigen? [Germany - a nation of deaf?] MMW Fortschr. Med. 144 (49):29-30.

Eggemann C, Koester M, Zorowka P (2002) Hörschäden durch Freizeitlärm. [Hearing loss due to leisure-time noise is on the rise. The ear also needs a rest period]. MMW Fortschr. Med. 144 (49): 30-33.

Koester M, Eggemann C, Zorowka P (2002)  40% der Hörhilfen werden nicht getragen. So landet das Gerät nicht in der Schublade! [40% of hearing aids are not worn. Making sure the device doesn't wind up in the drawer!] MMW Fortschr. Med. 144(49):34-38.

Koester M, Nekahm-Heis D, Zorowka P (2002) Screeningverfahren deckt angeborene Hörfehler auf. Soll man alle Neugeborenen testen? [Screening methods for detecting congenital hearing disorders. Should the newborn infant be tested?] MMW Fortschr. Med. 144 (49):39-40.

Koester M, Nekahm-Heis D, Matthaus J (2002) My child stutters! Which speech disorders are to be treated by a specialist? MMW Fortschr Med 144(27-28):46-48.

Koch M, Koester M, Schanzer A, Constantinidis J, Iro H.(2002) Metastasierendes Ästhesioneuroblastom - Herausforderung an ein interdisziplinäres multimodales Therapiekonzept. HNO 50(9):853-858.

Janecke AR, Hirst-Stadlmann A, Günther B, Utermann B, Müller T, Löffler J, Utermann G, Nekahm-Heis D (2002) Progressive hearing loss, and recurrent sudden sensorineural hearing loss associated with GJB2 mutations - phentotypic spectrum and frequencies of GJB2 mutations in Austria. Hum Genet 111:145-153.

Weichbold V, Zorowka P (2002) Der Einfluss der Information über Gehörgefährdung durch laute Musik. HN0 50(6): 560-564.

Sittel C, Friedrich G, Zorowka P, Eckel HE (2002) Surgical voice rehabilitation after laser surgery for glottic carcinoma. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 111(6):493-499

Welzl-Müller K, Stephan K, Hirst-Stadlmann A, Nekahm D, Weichbold V (2002) Hörscreening bei Neugeborenen. Gynäkol Prax 26:317-324

Anderson I,  Weichbold V, D'Haese P (2002) Recent results with the MED-EL COMBI 40+ cochlear implant and TEMPO+ behind-the-ear processor. ENT Journal 81(4):229-232


Weichbold V, Welzl-Müller K (2001) Maternal concern about positive test results in Universal Newborn Hearing Screening. Pediatrics 108(5):1111-1116

Nekahm D, Weichbold V, Welzl-Müller K, Hirst-Stadlmann A (2001) Improvement in early detection of congenital hearing impairment due to universal newborn hearing screening. Int J Ped Otorhinol 59(1): 23-28

Weichbold V, Welzl-Müller K, Mussbacher E (2001) The impact of information on maternal attitudes towards universal newborn hearing screening. Br J Audiol 35: 59-66

Nekahm D, Weichbold V, Welzl-Müller K (2001) Epidemiology of permanent childhood hearing impairment in the Tyrol, 1980-94. Scand Audiol 30: 197-202

Welzl-Müller K, Stephan K, Nekahm D, Hirst-Stadlmann A, Weichbold V (2001) Newborn Hearing Screening: Normal Newborn Nursery versus Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. International Pediatrics 16 (1): 38-40 

Haberlandt E, Löffler J, Hirst-Stadlmann A, Stöckl B, Judmaier W, Fischer H, Heinz-Erian P, Müller T, Utermann G, Smith RJH, Janecke AR (2001) Split hand/split foot malformation associated with sensorineural deafness, inner and middle ear malformation, hypodontia, congenital vertical talus, and deletion of eight microsatellite markers in 7q21.1-q21.3. J Med Genet 38(6): 405-409

Janecke A, Nekahm D, Löffler J, Hirst-Stadlmann A, Müller T, Utermann G (2001) De novo mutation of the Connexin 26 gene associated with dominant non-syndromic sensorineural hearing loss. Hum Genet 108:269-270

Löffler J, Nekahm D, Hirst-Stadlmann A, Günther B, Menzel HJ, Utermann G, Janecke AR (2001) Sensorineural hearing loss and the incidence of Cx26 mutations in Austria. Eur J Hum Genet, 9:226-230

Neher A, Nagl M, Schrott-Fischer A, Ichiki H, Gottardi W, Gunkel AR, Stephan K (2001) N-chlorotaurine, a novel endogenous antimicrobial agent: tolerability testing in a mouse model. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2001; 127(5):530-533

Koester M, Geisthoff U, Rosanowski F (2001) Nystagmus - der Schlüssel zum Schwindel. MMW Fortschr Med. 2001 143(37):41-43

Zorowka, PG. (2001) Hörgeräte bei Kleinkindern [Hearing-aids in infants]. Monatsschr Kinderheilk.  149: 883

Helms J, Müller J, Schön F, . . . . . , Zorowka P, Stephan K (2001) Comparison of the TEMPO+ ear-level speech processor and the CIS PRO+ body-worn processor in adult MED-EL cochlear implant users. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 2001;63(1):31-40

Welzl-Müller K, Stephan K, Hirst-Stadlmann A, Nekahm D, Weichbold V (2001) Hörscreening bei Neugeborenen. Pädiatrische Praxis 59(4):589-596

Welzl-Müller K, Nekahm D, Stephan K, Hirst-Stadlmann A, Weichbold V (2001) Diagnostic examination of neonatal hearing as a part of the program of universal hearing screening in Austria. Postepy Neonatologii [Advances in Neonatology] 1:45-47.


Weichbold V, Welzl-Müller K (2000) Universelles Neugeborenen-Hörscreening – Einstellung und Ängste der Mütter. HNO, 48(8): 606-612.

Stephan K, Welzl-Müller K. (2000) Post-operative stapedius reflex tests with simultaneous loudness scaling in patients supplied with cochlear implants. Audiology  39(1): 13-18.

Platzer J, Engel J, Schrott-Fischer A, Stephan K, Bova S, Chen H, Zheng H, Striessnig J (2000)  Congenital deafness and sinoatrial node dysfunction in mice lacking class D L-type Ca2+ channels. Cell 102(1): 89-97.

Welzl-Müller K, Stephan K, Hirst-Stadlmann A, Nekahm D, Weichbold V (2000) Neugeborenen-Hörscreening. Vorsorgeuntersuchung auf kongenitale Hörschäden. MTA-Dialog 1: 266-271

Welzl-Müller K, Nekahm D (2000) Hörscreening - Vorsorgeuntersuchung auf Hörschäden bei Neugeborenen. Pädiatrie und Pädologie 6, 18-22.




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