Nirmal patel

Dr Nirmal Patel

Dr Patel is Clinical Associate Professor, Kolling Deafness Centre, Macquarie University and University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

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Hearing loss is classified as conductive, sensorineural, or mixed. Though hearing loss is prevalent, it should not be viewed as a normal part of ageing. Identification and treatment of
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Exciting advances in endoscopic surgery techniques offer useful new options for ear surgery patients. In the 1980s, two…
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Single-sided deafness has the potential to dramatically impact patients' quality of life. Single-sided deafness refers to…
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Tinnitus can diminish quality of life and even signal potentially fatal comorbidities. Tinnitus is the perception of sound…
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Correct identification and management of chronic otitis externa can minimise its long-term effects. Chronic otitis externa…
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While acute otitis externa is relatively common, some unexpected complications may manifest during treatment. The external…
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Tiredness and fatigue are common reasons for presenting to GPs. Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is one of the more important…
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