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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 79
Published: 10 September 2014
10.1159/000360715
EISBN: 978-3-318-02670-2
... Abstract Fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) is a targeted microbiome-based therapy that has garnered a great deal of attention from the scientific, clinical, and lay communities. An increasing number of studies have demonstrated that FMT is a highly effective therapy for recurrent...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 69
Published: 07 July 2010
10.1159/000318520
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9471-4
... and stiffness variations and cartilage shielding. Results: Coupling modality and prestress have the most influence on the sound transfer function to the inner ear. Cartilage shielding may ensure better coupling of the FMT to the footplate. The effect of middle ear effusion is negligible. Conclusion...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 69
Published: 07 July 2010
10.1159/000318519
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9471-4
... holder for thefloating mass transducer (FMT) was developed in collaboration with the Kurz Company (Dusslingen, Germany). This total ossicular replacement prosthesis (TORP)-FMT assembly was implanted in 6 patients. a Intraoperative view of the assembly with the titanium holder and FMT...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 69
Published: 07 July 2010
10.1159/000318518
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9471-4
... implant, called the vibrating ossicular prosthesis (VORP), is connected to the implantedfloating mass transducer (FMT). Signal transduction via the audioprocessor and the VORP to the FMT causes the FMT to vibrate, which mechanically transfers the signal on to the cochlea. The technical characteristics...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 69
Published: 07 July 2010
10.1159/000318516
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9471-4
... and success with patients that need them. Invention Any good device requires a good invention. And good invention always has its share of good stories along the way. There have been many interesting moments in the development of the Vibrant Soundbridge and the invention of the FMT (Floating Mass...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 68
Published: 03 May 2010
10.1159/000314564
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9317-5
... (Soundbridge®), with or without concomitant reconstruction of the auricle. The vibrating element, the floating mass transducer (FMT), was coupled either to the round window, stapes, oval window or incus, according to each individual’s anatomical middle ear situation. Aesthetic as well as functional outcomes...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 69
Published: 07 July 2010
10.1159/000318521
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9471-4
... are unsuccessful or dissatisfied with their hearing aids. In 2007, the indications for the VSB were extended to include persons with conductive and mixed hearing losses. In those patients, the transducer of the VSB, thefloating mass transducer (FMT), is placed in the round window niche bypassing the disordered...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 88
Published: 30 May 2017
10.1159/000455220
EISBN: 978-3-318-06031-7
... infection [ 4 ]. This infection results in severe diarrhea and abdominal pain that is frequently relapsing and refractory to conventional medical treatment. The use of fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) from healthy donors has been shown to dramatically induce remission and prevent relapse [ 5...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 69
Published: 07 July 2010
10.1159/isbn.978-3-8055-9471-4
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9471-4
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 81
Published: 07 May 2018
10.1159/000485529
EISBN: 978-3-318-06315-8
... of the VSB consists of a receiver coil, a conductor link and afloating mass transducer (FMT). Fig. 1 Vibrant Soundbridge (MED EL) and couplers. FMT,floating mass transducer; VORP, vibrant ossicular prosthesis; SP, short process of the incus coupler; LP, long process of the incus coupler; soft, soft...
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Series: Modern Trends in Psychiatry
Volume: 32
Published: 28 May 2021
10.1159/000510424
EISBN: 978-3-318-06856-6
.... Some of the ways in which the microbiota may be altered to impact upon mood. Psychobiotics are live biotherapeutics with a mental health benefit. Prebiotics are indigestible fibres metabolised by bacteria. FMT is the most radical therapy. Microbiota Transplantation Another means of modifying...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 79
Published: 10 September 2014
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-02670-2
EISBN: 978-3-318-02670-2
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Series: Modern Trends in Psychiatry
Volume: 32
Published: 28 May 2021
10.1159/000510415
EISBN: 978-3-318-06856-6
... microbiome has been a target of interest for the most recent efforts to mitigate or prevent the adverse effects of adverse childhood experiences and prenatal stress. Some of the most prevalently researched interventions include orally administered pre- and probiotics and fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 69
Published: 07 July 2010
10.1159/000318522
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9471-4
... technique or afloating mass transducer-total ossicular replacement prosthesis (FMT-TORP), which allows the VSB indication to be extended to conductive and mixed hearing losses [ 14 - 17 ]. However, the VSB was originally designed for use in SNHL using an incus coupling of the FMT to the intact ossicular...
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Series: Modern Trends in Psychiatry
Volume: 32
Published: 28 May 2021
10.1159/000510413
EISBN: 978-3-318-06856-6
... against the lipopolysaccharide wall of Gram-negative bacteria is increased in depressed patients [ 31 ]. There are also changes in the composition of the gut microbiome in depression, which have been shown to be functionally relevant to symptom expression by faecal microbiome transfer (FMT) from human...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 79
Published: 10 September 2014
EISBN: 978-3-318-02670-2
... SD, et al: Review article: faecal transplantation therapy for gastrointestinal disease. Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2011;34:409-415. 42. Watson JB, Habr F, Kelly C: Su1934 First reported complication of fecal microbiota transplant: ulcerative colitis flare after FMT for relapsing Clostridium...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 93
Published: 26 February 2020
10.1159/000503352
EISBN: 978-3-318-06649-4
... transplantation (FMT) has proven highly successful as treatment for individuals suffering from recurrent C. difficile infection and has displayed relatively beneficial effects in other chronic intestinal and metabolic disorders. FMT is yet untested in child undernutrition; however, an ongoing small pilot study...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 68
Published: 03 May 2010
10.1159/isbn.978-3-8055-9317-5
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9317-5
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Series: Progress in Neurological Surgery
Volume: 33
Published: 22 January 2018
10.1159/000481109
EISBN: 978-3-318-06202-1
... levodopa requirements, and reduced levodopa side effects [ 37 , 38 , 39 , 40 , 41 ]. In addition, [ 18 F]-fluoro-L- m -tyrosine (FMT; a marker of AADC activity) PET imaging of Parkinsonian NHPs who received hAADC, demonstrated continued over-expression of AADC at 9 years post-infusion, indicating the long...
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Series: Modern Trends in Psychiatry
Volume: 32
Published: 28 May 2021
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-06856-6
EISBN: 978-3-318-06856-6