Publications

2019

Gibson W.P.R, Meniere’s Disease, Vestibular Disorders. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. Basel, Karger, 2019, vol 82, pp 77-86 https://doi.org/10.1159/000490274

Thompson M R, Birman C S. Bilateral Duplication of the Internal Auditory Canals and Bilateral Cochlear Implant Outcomes and Review. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol – Jan 2019 DOI: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2019.01.015

Mariana Citton Padilha dos Reis, Effectiveness of Auditory Training for Adult Cochlear Implant Users, Feb 2019, Department of Linguistics, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia.

2018

Fiscaletti, M., Biggin, A., Bennetts, B., Wong, K., Briody, J., Pacey, V., Birman C & Munns CF (2018). Novel variant in Sp7/Osx associated with recessive osteogenesis imperfecta with bone fragility and hearing impairment. Bone110, 66-75. doi.org/10.1016/j.bone.2018.01.031

Sirisena, M., Birman, C. S., McKibbin, A. J., & O’Brien, K. J. (2018). Bilateral auditory ossicular expansions in a child with beta-thalassemia major: Case report and literature review. International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology112, 126-131. doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2018.06.046

Cupples L, Ching TY, Leigh G, Martin L, Gunnourie M, Button L, Marnane V, Hou S, Zhang V, Flynn C, Van Buynder P. Language development in deaf or hard‐of‐hearing children with additional disabilities: type matters! Journal of Intellectual Disability Research. 2018 Jun;62(6):532-43. doi.org/10.1111/jir.12493

Wong CL, Ching TY, Cupples L, Leigh G, Marnane V, Button L, Martin L, Whitfield J, Gunnourie M. Comparing parent and teacher ratings of emotional and behavioral difficulties in 5-year old children who are deaf or hard-of-hearing. Deafness & Education International. 2018 May 25:1-24. doi.org/10.1080/14643154.2018.1475956

Bavin EL, Sarant J, Leigh G, Prendergast L, Busby P, Peterson C. Children with cochlear implants in infancy: predictors of early vocabulary. International journal of language & communication disorders. 2018 Mar 23. doi.org/10.1111/1460-6984.12383

Pervez T, Lee CH, Seton C, Raftopulos M, Birman C, O’loughlin E. Obstructive sleep apnoea in a paediatric patient with laryngeal Crohn’s disease.  Paediatr Child Health. 2018 Feb;54(2):197-199. doi: 10.1111/jpc.13753. Epub 2017 Nov 6.

2017

Ching, T.Y.C., Dillon, H., Leigh, G., & Cupples, L. (2017). Learning from the Longitudinal Outcomes of Children with Hearing Impairment (LOCHI) study: Summary of 5-year findings and implications. International Journal of Audiology, (electronic pre-print version on-line) doi.org/10.1080/14992027.2017.1385865

Ching, T Y. C., Dillon, H., Button, L., Seeto, M., Van Buynder, P., Marnane, V., Cupples, L., & Leigh, G. (2017). Age at intervention for permanent hearing loss and 5-year language outcomes. Pediatrics, 140(3), (electronic pre-print version on-line: e20164274) doi: 10.1542/peds.2016-4274

Gibson, W. P. (2017). The clinical uses of electrocochleography. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 11, 274. doi.org/10.3389/fnins.2017.00274

Matthijs, L., Hardonk, S., Sermijn, J., Van Puyvelde, M., Leigh, G., Van Herreweghe, M., & Loots, G. (2017). Mothers of deaf children in the 21st century: Dynamic positioning between the medical and cultural-linguistic discourses. Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education, 22(4), 365-377. doi:org/10.1093/deafed/enx021

McAlpine, D., McMahon, C., Dillon, H., Leigh, G., Hungerford, J., Patrick, J., Cowan, R., & Dodds, L. (2017). Introducing the Australian Hearing Hub. Trends in Hearing, 21(3) (electronic pre-print version on-line:233121651772292) doi:10.1177/2331216517722920

Wong, C., Ching, T.Y.C., Cupples, L., Button, L., Leigh, G., Marnane, V., & Gunnourie, M. (2017). Psychosocial development in 5-year-old children with hearing loss using hearing aids or cochlear implants. Trends in Hearing, 21(3). doi: 10.1177/2331216517710373

2016

Greenwald, B.H. and Murray, J.J. eds., 2016. In Our Own Hands: Essays in Deaf History, 1780-1970. Gallaudet University Press.

Cupples, L., Ching, T.Y.C., Button, L., Leigh, G., Marnane, V., Whitfield, J., Gunnourie, M. & Martin, L. (2016). Language and speech outcomes of children with hearing loss and additional disabilities: identifying the variables that influence performance at five years of age. International Journal of Audiology (on-line). doi.org/10.1080/14992027.2016.1228127

Gilliver, M., Cupples, L., Ching, T Y. C., Leigh, G., & Gunnourie, M. (2016). Developing sound skills for reading: Teaching phonological awareness to preschoolers with hearing loss. Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education, 21(3), 268–279. doi.org/10.1093/deafed/enw004

Looi, V., Lee, Z., & Loo, J. (2016). Quality of life outcomes for children with hearing impairment in Singapore. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinoloaryngology, 80, 88-100. doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2015.11.011

Looi, V., Lee, Z., & Loo, J. (2016). Hearing-related quality of life outcomes for Singaporean children using hearing aids or cochlear implants. European Annals of Otorhinolaryngology, Head, and Neck Diseases, 133S, S25-S30. doi.org/10.1016/j.anorl.2016.01.011

Looi, V.,  Wong, Y., & Loo, J. (2016). The effects of training on music perception and appreciation for cochlear implant recipients. Advances in Otolaryngology. Article ID: 6286514. doi.org/10.1155/2016/6286514.

Moran, M., Rousset, A., & Looi, V. (2016). Music appreciation and music listening in prelingual and postlingually deaf adult cochlear implant recipients. International Journal of Audiology. 55S2, S57-63. doi: 10.3109/14992027.2016.1157630

Plasmans, A., Rushbrooke, E., Moran, M., Spence, C., Theuwis, L., Looi, V., et al. (2016) Paediatric clinical evaluation of cochlear implant users upgrading to the Nucleus® 6 system. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinoloaryngology, 83, 193-199. doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2016.02.004

Psarros, Colleen and Sarah Love. The Role of the World Health Organization’s International Classification of Functioning, Health and Disability in Models of Infant Cochlear Implant Management. Seminars in hearing vol. 37,3 (2016): 272-90. doi: 10.1055/s-0036-1584414

Wong, C., Ching, T.Y.C., Leigh, G., Cupples, L., Button, L., Marnane, V., Whitfield, J., Gunnourie, M., & Martin, L. (2016). Psychosocial development of 5-year-old children with hearing loss: Risks and protective factors. International Journal of Audiology (on-line) doi.org/10.1080/14992027.2016.1211764

2015

Birman, C. S., Brew, J., Gibson, W. P. R., & Elliott, E. J. (2015). CHARGE syndrome and Cochlear Implantation: difficulties and outcomes in the paediatric population. International Journal of Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 79(4), 487-492. doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2015.01.004

Birman, C. S., Gibson, W. P., Elliott, E. J., (2015). Paediatric cochlear implantation: associated with minimal postoperative pain and dizziness. Otology and Neurotology, 36(2), 220-222. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000000569

Ching, T.Y.C., Quar, T. K., Johnson, E.R., Newall, P., & Sharma, M. (2015). Comparing NAL-NL1 and DSL v5 in hearing aids fit to children with severe or profound hearing loss: Goodness of fit-to-targets, impacts on predicted loudness and speech intelligibility. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 26(3), 260-274. doi.org/10.3766/jaaa.26.3.6

Hosie, P. H., Fitzgerald, D. A., Jaffe, A., Birman C. S., Rutland, J., & Morgan, L. C. (2015). Presentation of primary ciliary dyskinesia in children: 30 years’ experience. Journal of Paediatric Child Health, 51(7), 722-726. doi.org/10.1111/jpc.12791

Looi, V., Lee, Z. Z., & Loo, J. (online 2015). Quality of life outcomes for children with hearing impairment in Singapore. International Journal of Paediatric Otorhinoloaryngology, 80, 88-100. doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2015.11.011

Looi, V., Qi-Wen, E. T & Loo, J. (2015). Pitch and lexical tone perception of bilingual English-mandarin speaking cochlear implant recipients, hearing aid users, and normally hearing listeners. Cochlear Implants International, 16(S3), S91-S104. doi.org/10.1179/1467010015Z.000000000263

Lo, C. Y., McMahon, C., Looi, V., & Thompson, B. (2015). Melodic contour training and its effect on speech in noise, consonant discrimination, and prosody perception for cochlear implant recipients. Journal Behavioural Neurology. Article ID 352869 http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/352869

Powell, H. R., Birman, C. S. (2015). Large vestibular aqueduct syndrome: Impedance changes over time with different cochlear implant electrode arrays. Cochlear Implants International, 16(6), 326-330. doi.org/10.1179/1754762815Y.0000000013

Powell, H. R., Rolfe, A. M., Birman, C. S., (2015). A comparative study of audiologic outcomes for two transcutaneous bone-anchored hearing devices. Otology and Neurotology, 36(9, 1525-1531. doi:10.1097/MAO.0000000000000842

2014

Mohammadi A, Walker PGardner-Berry KUnilateral auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder: retrocochlear lesion in disguise? Journal of Laryngology and Otology, 129, pp. S38-S44.

Birman, C. S., Sanli, H., Gibson, W. P., & Elliott, E. J. (2014). Impedance, neural response telemetry, and speech perception outcomes after reimplantation of cochlear implants in children. Otology & Neurotology35(8), 1385-1393. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000000362.

Wang JT, Wang AY, Psarros C, & Da Cruz MJ. Rates of Revision and Device Failure in Cochlear Implant Surgery. Laryngoscope, 124 (10): 2393-9.

Nguyen T, Chin RY, & Da Cruz MJ. The Semi-Lunar Meatoplasty. Otology and Neurotology, 35(7):e208-10.

Da Cruz, M. Ménière’s disease: a stepwise approach. Medicine Today, 15(3), 18-26.

Sanderson, G., Ariyaratne, T. V., Wyss, J. and Looi, V. A global patient outcomes registry: Cochlear paediatric implanted recipient observational study (CochlearTM P-IROS). BMC Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders 14(1).

Looi, V. Comparisons of the pitch perception abilities of adults and children using cochlear implants or hearing aids. Cochlear Implants International 15(S1): S14-S16.

Von Muenster, K. & Baker, E. Oral communicating children using a cochlear implant: good reading outcomes are linked to better language and phonological processing abilities. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 78, 433-444.

2013

Beltrame, M.A, Birman, C.S., Cervera Escario, J., Kassouma, J., Manolidis, S., et al. Common cavity and custom-made electrodes: Speech perception and audiological performance of children with common cavity implanted with a custom-made MED-EL electrode. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 77(8), 1237-1243.

Wang AY, Wang JT, Dexter M, & Da Cruz M. The vestibular schwannoma surgery learning curve mapped by the cumulative summation test for learning curve. Otology and Neurotology, 34(8),1469-75.

Távora-Vieira, D., Boisvert, I., McMahon, C.M., Maric, V., & Rajan, G.P. Successful outcomes of cochlear implantation in long-term unilateral deafness: Brain plasticity? NeuroReport, 24(13), 724-729.

Harris, S., Psarros, C., McMahon, C., & Boisvert, I. Factors Affecting the Outcomes of Cochlear Implantation for Postmeningitically Deafened Children. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Audiology, 33(1), 27-34.

Ching, T.Y.C., Day, J., Dillon, H., Gardner-Berry, K., Hou, S., Seeto, M., Wong, A., & Zhang, V. Impact of the presence of auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder (ANSD) on outcomes of children at three years of age. International Journal of Audiology, 22(52), S55-S64.

2012

Birman, C.S., Elliott, E, & Gibson, W. P. R. Pediatric Cochlear Implants: Additional Disabilities Prevalence, Risk Factors, and Effect on Language Outcomes. Otology & Neurotology, 33(8), 1347-1352.

Da Cruz, M. Alleviating the distress of tinnitus: A phantom sound. Medicine Today, 13(7), 16-22.

Da Cruz, M. Severe hearing loss in adults: Is cochlear implantation an option? 13(4), 43-48.

Taylor, R.L., Bradshaw, A.P., Magnussen, J.S., Gibson, W.P.R., Halmagyi, G.M., & Welgampola, M.S. Augmented ocular vestibular evoked myogenic potentials to air-conducted sound in large vestibular aqueduct syndrome. Ear and Hearing, 33(6), 768-771.

Mukherjee, P. , Uzun-Coruhlu, H., Wong, C.C., Curthoys, I.S., Jones, A.S., & Gibson, W.P.R. Assessment of intracochlear trauma caused by the insertion of a new straight research array. Cochlear Implants International, 13(3), 156-162.

Taylor, R.L., Zagami, A.S., Gibson, W.P.R., Black, D.A., Watson, S.R.D., Halmagyi, M.G., & Welgampola, M.S. Vestibular evoked myogenic potentials to sound and vibration: Characteristics in vestibular migraine that enable separation from Menière’s disease. Cephalalgia. 32(3), 213-225.

Grieve, S.M., Obholzer, R., Malitz, N., Gibson, W.P., & Parker, G.D. Imaging of endolymphatic hydrops in Meniere’s disease at 1.5 T using phase-sensitive inversion recovery: (1) Demonstration of feasibility and (2) overcoming the limitations of variable gadolinium absorption. European Journal of Radiology, 81(2), 331-338.

Boisvert, I., McMahon, C.M., & Dowell, R.C. Long-term monaural auditory deprivation and bilateral cochlear implants. NeuroReport, 23(3), 195-199.

Boisvert, I.,  Lyxell, B., Mäki-Torkko, E., McMahon, M., & Dowell, R. Choice of Ear for Cochlear Implantation in Adults With Monaural Sound-Deprivation and Unilateral Hearing Aid. Otology & Neurotology, 33, 572-579.

Etges, C.L., Reis, M.C.P., Menegotto, I.H., Sleifer, P., & Soldera, C.L.C. (2012). Acoustic immitance and auditory processing screening findings in children. Rev. CEFAC,14(6), 1098-1107.

Looi, V., Gfeller, K., & Driscoll, G. Music Appreciation And Training For Cochlear Implant Recipients: A Review. Seminars in Hearing. Vol 33(4), pp. 307-334.

Looi, V., King, J. & Kelly-Campbell, R. A. Music Appreciation Training Program Developed For Clinical Application With Cochlear Implant Recipients And Hearing Aid Users. Seminars in Hearing. Vol 33(4), pp. 361-380.

Jayakody, D.M.P., Looi, V., Lin, E., & Robb, M. The Development of a Pitch Training Program for Adult Cochlear Implant and Hearing Aid Users. Seminars in Hearing. Vol 33(4), pp. 381-398.

2011

Harris, R., Cruise, A., Gibson, W., Bate, K., & Sanli, H. (2011). Preliminary results and technique for electrophysiological intra-operative monitoring of residual hearing during cochlear implantation. Cochlear implants international12(4), 209-215. doi.org/10.1179/146701011X12950038111657

Gibson, W. P. R., & Sanli, H. (2011). B054 The golf club: an essential tool for pre-operative electrocochleography and electric auditory brainstem recordings. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, (75), 20.

Cruise, A. S., Gibson, W. P. R., Sanli, H., Walton, J., & Prelog, K. (2011). F024 The predictive value of round window electrically evoked auditory brainstem response in children with abnormal cochlear nerves. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, (75), 87.

Sanli, H., & Gibson, W. P. R. (2011). F020 Intraoperative electrical recordings after insertion of a cochlear implant. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, (75), 86.

Brown, D.J., & Gibson, W.P.R. On the differential diagnosis of Ménière’s disease using low-frequency acoustic biasing of the 2f1-f2 DPOAE. Hearing Research, 282(1-2), 119-127.

Blyth, C.C., Gomes, L., Sorrell, T.C., & da Cruz, M.J., Sud, A., Chen, C.S. Skull-base osteomyelitis: fungal vs. bacterial infection.  Clin Microbiol Infect, 17(2), 306-11.

Taylor, R.L., Wijewardene, A.A., Gibson, W.P.R., Black, D.A., Halmagyi, G.M., & Welgampola, M.S. The vestibular evoked-potential profile of Ménière’s disease. Clinical Neurophysiology, 122(6), 1256-1263.

Obholzer, R.J., & Gibson, W.P.R. Cochlear function following implantation with a full electrode array. Cochlear Implants International, 12(1), 44-47.

Harris, R.L., Gibson, W.P.R., Johnson, M., Brew, J., Bray, M., & Psarros, C. Intra-individual assessment of speech and music perception in cochlear implant users with contralateral Cochlear™ and MED-EL™ systems. Acta Oto-Laryngologica, 131(12), 1270-1278.

Withers, S.J., Gibson, W.P., Greenberg, S.L., & Bray, M. Comparison of outcomes in a case of bilateral cochlear implantation using devices manufactured by two different implant companies (cochlear corporation and Med-El). Cochlear Implants International, 12(2), 124-126.

Boisvert, I., McMahon, C., Tremblay, G., & Lyxell, B. Relative Importance of Monaural Sound Deprivation and Bilateral Significant Hearing Loss in Predicting Cochlear Implantation Outcomes. Ear and Hearing, 32(6), 758–766.

Looi, V & Radford, C J. A comparison of the speech recognition and pitch ranking abilities of children using a unilateral cochlear implant, bimodal stimulation or bilateral hearing aids. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 74, 472-482.

Looi, V., Winter, P., Anderson, I., & Sucher, C. A Music Quality Rating Test Battery for Cochlear Implant Users to compare the FSP and HCDCIS strategies for music appreciation. International Journal of Audiology. 50(8), 503-518.

Light, KJ. & Looi, V. Reactions to the diagnosis of a progressive hearing loss in adults. Journal of the Academy of Rehabilitative Audiology. 44, 53-84.

Looi, V., Mackenzie, M., & Bird, P. Quality of life outcomes for adult cochlear implant recipients in New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal. 124(1340), 21-34.

2010

Psarros, C., Bate, K., Berry, K. G., & Sanli, H. (2010). Electrophysiology Revisited—Implications for Paediatric Maps. Cochlear implants international11(sup1), 454-460. doi.org/10.1179/146701010X12671177204589

2009

Psarros, C., Bate, K., Sanli, H., Amos, C., Bray, M., & Stawski, R. (2009). Cortical potentials as predictors of outcomes with adult cochlear implant recipients—Preliminary findings. Cochlear implants international10(sup1), 89-95. doi.org/10.1179/cim.2009.10.Supplement-1.89

McMahon, C. M., Patuzzi, R. B., Gibson, W. P., & Sanli, H. (2009). Identification of different subtypes of auditory neuropathy using electrocochleography. In Neuropathies of the Auditory and Vestibular Eighth Cranial Nerves (pp. 21-36). Springer, Tokyo. doi.org/10.1007/978-4-431-09433-3_3

Gibson, W. P., Sanli, H., & Psarros, C. (2009). The use of intra-operative electrical auditory brainstem responses to predict the speech perception outcome after cochlear implantationCochlear implants international10(sup1), 53-57. doi.org/10.1179/cim.2009.10.Supplement-1.53

2008

McMahon, C. M., Patuzzi, R. B., Gibson, W. P., & Sanli, H. (2008). Frequency-specific electrocochleography indicates that presynaptic and postsynaptic mechanisms of auditory neuropathy existEar and hearing29(3), 314-325. doi: 10.1097/AUD.0b013e3181662c2a

Douglas, S. A., Sanli, H., & Gibson, W. P. (2008). Meningitis resulting in hearing loss and labyrinthitis ossificans–does the causative organism matter? Cochlear implants international9(2), 90-96. doi.org/10.1179/cim.2008.9.2.90

Walton, J., Gibson, W. P. R., Sanli, H., & Prelog, K. (2008). Predicting cochlear implant outcomes in children with auditory neuropathy. Otology & Neurotology29(3), 302-309. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0b013e318164d0f6

2007

Gibson, W. P. R., & Sanli, H. (2007). Auditory neuropathy: an update. Ear and hearing28(2), 102S-106S. doi: 10.1097/AUD.0b013e3180315392

2006

Pau, H., Gibson, W. P., & Sanli, H. (2006). Trans‐tympanic electric auditory brainstem response (TT‐EABR): the importance of the positioning of the stimulating electrode. Cochlear implants international7(4), 183-187. doi.org/10.1179/cim.2006.7.4.183

Pau, H., Gibson, W. P., Gardner-Berry, K., & Sanli, H. (2006). Cochlear implantations in children with Waardenburg syndrome: an electrophysiological and psychophysical review. Cochlear implants international7(4), 202-206. doi.org/10.1179/cim.2006.7.4.202

2005

Gardner-Berry, K., Gibson, W. P., & Sanli, H. (2005). Pre-operative testing of patients with neuropathy or dys-synchrony. The Hearing Journal58(11), 24-25. doi: 10.1097/01.HJ.0000286403.57307.a4

Pau, H., Parker, A., Sanli, H., & Gibson, W. P. (2005). Displacement of electrodes of a cochlear implant into the vestibular system: intra-and postoperative electrophysiological analyses. Acta oto-laryngologica125(10), 1116-1118. doi.org/10.1080/00016480510038554

2004

Ray, J., Gibson, W., & Sanli, H. (2004). Surgical complications of 844 consecutive cochlear implantations and observations on large versus small incisions. Cochlear implants international5(3), 87-95. doi.org/10.1179/cim.2004.5.3.87

Kumakawa, K., Gibson, W. P., & Sanli, H. (2004). Estimation of T‐and C‐level from EAP and intraoperative implant evoked brainstem auditory potential (Imp EABP): data from adults. Cochlear implants international5(S1), 34-35. doi.org/10.1179/cim.2004.5.Supplement-1.34

Ray, J., Gibson, W. P., & Sanli, H. (2004). Role of auditory stimulation in maturation of the auditory pathway. Acta oto-laryngologica124(6), 695-699. doi.org/10.1080/00016480410017260

2000

O’leary, S. J., Mitchell, T. E., Gibson, W. P., & Sanli, H. (2000). Abnormal positive potentials in round window electrocochleography. Otology & Neurotology21(6), 813-818.

Gibson, W., & Sanli, H. (2000). The role of round window electrophysiological techniques in the selection of children for cochlear implants. In Updates in Cochlear Implantation (Vol. 57, pp. 148-151). Karger Publishers.

1998

Young, J. P., O’Sullivan, B. T., Gibson, W. P., Mitchell, T., Sanli, H., Withall, A., & Cervantes, R. (1998). Assessment of auditory cortical function in cochlear implant patients. Neuroimage7(4), S384.

1997

Wong, S. H. W., Gibson, W. P., & Sanli, H. (1997). Use of transtympanic round window electrocochleography for threshold estimations in children. The American journal of otology18(5), 632-636.