RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

International Journal Articles

  • Tavora-Vieira, D., Wedekind, A., Marino, R., Purdy, S. C., & Rajan, C. p. (2018). Using aided cortical assessment as an objective tool to evaluate cochlear implant fitting in users with single-sided deafness. PLoS one, .13(2), e0193081
  • Wedekind, A., Tavora-Vieira, D., & Rajan, G. P. (2018). Cortical auditory evoked responses in cochlear implant users with early-onset single-sided deafness: indicators of the development of bilateral auditory pathways. NeuroReport, 29(5), 408-41 6.
  • Távora-Vieira, D. & Rajan, G.P. (submitted). Fine Structure Processing Strategies in cochlear implant: A comparison study with patients with unilateral deafness. CI International.
  • Vaerenberg, B., Smits, C., De Ceulaer, G.… Távora-Vieira, D., Mancini, P., Cullington, H., Ng, A.H.C., Walkowiak, A., Shapiro, W. H., Govaerts, P. (2014). Cochlear Implant Programming: A Global Survey on the State of the Art. The Scientific World Journal https://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/501738
  • Távora-Vieira, D., Boisvert, I., McMahon, C.M., Maric, V., Rajan, G.P. (2013). Successful outcomes of cochlear implantation in long-term unilateral deafness: brain plasticity? Neuroreport 24(13): 724-9.
  • Távora-Vieira, D., & Miller, S. (2013). Herpes Simplex meningo-encephalitis following cochlear implantation – a case study. Cochlear Implant Int. Sept 14.
  • Marino, R., Távora-Vieira, D. Rajan, G. (2013). Tinnitus and Quality of Life After Round Window Vibroplasty. Int Tinnitus Journal.
  • Távora-Vieira, D., Marino, R., Krishnaswamy, Kuthubutheen, J., Rajan, G. (2013). Cochlear implantation for Unilateral Deafness with and without Tinnitus: A Case Series. The Laryngoscope, 123(5): 1251-1255.
  • Távora-Vieira, D. & Rodrigues, S. (2013) The use of Nucleus CI422 in a ski-slope high frequency hearing loss and chronic external ear pathology – a case report. Cochlear Implant International.
  • Távora-Vieira, D. & Miller, S. (2012) Misdiagnosis of otosclerosis in a patient with enlarged vestibular aqueduct syndrome: a case report. Journal of Medical Case Reports, 6: 178.
  • McNeill, C., Távora-Vieira, D., Alnafjan, F., Searchfield, G., & Welch, D. (2012) Tinnitus pitch, masking, and the effectiveness of hearing aids for tinnitus therapy. Int J Audiology, 51(12): 914-9.
  • Távora-Vieira, D., Eikelboom, R.H., Ivey, G.E. & Miller, S. (2011) A Multi-centre Study on the Long-term Benefits of Tinnitus Management using Neuromonics Tinnitus Treatment. Int Tinnitus Journal, 16(2): 111-117.
  • Távora-Vieira, D., Eikelboom, R.H & Miller, S. (2011) Neuromonics Tinnitus Treatment in Patients with Significant Levels of Hearing Loss – an adaptation of the protocol. Int J Audiology, 50(12): 881-886.

Conference Papers – Refereed Abstracts

  • Távora-Vieira, D., & Rajan, G. Successful outcomes of cochlear implantation in long-term unilateral deafness. APSCI conference, India, Nov 2013.
  • Távora-Vieira, D., Maric, V., Rodrigues, S., Miller, S. Determining factors in acceptance of cochlear implantation as a rehabilitation option: the patient point of view. APSCI conference, India, Nov 2013.
  • Távora-Vieira, D. & Rajan, G. A comparison between the coding strategies – FS4 x FS4-p – in the Med-el cochlear implant systems. APSCI conference, India, Nov 2013.
  • Távora-Vieira, D., Marino, R., Rodrigues, S., & Rajan, G. Cochlear implantation for Unilateral Deafness and Tinnitus. ASHONS conference, Australia, Apr 2012.
  • Távora-Vieira, D., Rodrigues, S., & Miller, S. Benefits of Baha in different types of hearing loss: our experience. ASHONS conference, Australia, Apr 2012.
  • Távora-Vieira, D., Rodrigues, S. & Miller, S. Decreasing time to loading of Cochlear Baha 3 system to three weeks: WA experience. ASHONS conference, Australia, Apr 2012.
  • Rodrigues, S., Távora-Vieira, D. & Miller, S. Outcomes and Benefits of the BAHA System. ASHONS conference, Melbourne, Australia, Apr 2011.
  • Rajan, G., Krishnaswamy, J., Távora-Vieira, D., Kuthubutheen, J., & Marino, R. Cochlear Implantation for Unilateral Deafness: The Western Australian Experience. ASHONS, Melbourne, Australia, Apr 2011.
  • Távora-Vieira, D. & Miller, S. Improvement in Tinnitus Distress: Neuromonics Tinnitus Treatment plus Hearing Aid versus Hearing Aid Alone – a Comparative Study. Poster presented at the International Tinnitus Seminar, Florianopolis, Brazil, Mar 2011.
  • Távora-Vieira, D., McNeill, C. & Alnafjan, F. Tinnitus pitch match as a prognosis of the masking effects of hearing aids on tinnitus perception. Oral presentation at the International Tinnitus Seminar, Florianopolis, Brazil, Mar 2011.
  • Távora-Vieira, D. & Miller, S. Change in Tinnitus Distress using Neuromonics Tinnitus Treatment. International Tinnitus Seminar, Florianopolis, Brazil, Mar 2011.
  • Távora-Vieira, D., McNeill, C. & Miller, S. The Effect of Hearing Aids in Patients with Hearing Loss and Tinnitus. Audiology Australia National Conference, Sydney, Australia, May 2010.
  • Távora-Vieira, D., Eikelboom, R.H., Ivey, G.E. & Miller, S. A Multi-centre Study on the Long-term Benefits of Tinnitus Management using Neuromonics Tinnitus Treatment. American Academy of Audiology Conference, San Diego, USA, April 2010.
  • Távora-Vieira, D., & Miller, S. Clinical Outcomes of Tinnitus Management – an independent Private Practice Study. ASOHNS Conference, Sydney, Australia, March 2010.
  • Távora-Vieira, D., Rodrigues, S. & Miller, S. Tinnitus Management in Patients with Meniere’s disease Using Customized Acoustic Stimulation – Case Reports. ASOHNS Conference, Sydney, Australia, March 2010.
  • Távora-Vieira, D., Davis, P.B. & Miller, S. Acoustic Stimulation in Tinnitus Treatment in Patients with Significant Levels of Hearing Loss – preliminary results.3rd Tinnitus Research Initiative Meeting, Stressa, Italy, June 2009.

Invited talks

  • 9/3/2018 ASOHNS 68th Annual Scientific Meeting Perth: Cortical Auditory Evoked Responses in cochlear implant Users with single-Sided Deafness: Cortical Reorganisation of the Bilateral Auditory pathways
  • 10/11/2017 Audiology Australia Perth Shining a Light on Contemporary Care: Cortical Auditory Evoked Responses In Cochlear Implant Users With Early Onset Single-Sided Deafness: Indicators of the Development of Bilateral Auditory Pathways
  • 2017 “Future Medicine: Playing the Change Game” Doctors Drum. Perth Western Australia.
  • 2016 “Tinnitus Counselling Workshop” Audiology Australia national conference.
  • 2015 “Tinnitus Counselling” Counselling program for Audiologists hosted by the University of Western Australia.
  • 2015 “Tinnitus case management in the real world” Audiology Australia annual conference.
  • 2014 “Cochlear implantation in long-term unilateral deafness – role of brain plasticity”, SSD workshop, France.
  • 2013 “The outcomes of cochlear implantation in unilateral deafness: brain plasticity”, Ibero-american CI conference, Mexico
  • 2012 “What is new in Cochlear Implant Rehabilitation”, Perth Auditory Implant Workshop, Australia
  • 2012 “Tinnitus management in patients with high levels of hearing loss”, A Life Worth Hearing, Perth, Australia
  • 2012 “Cochlear Implantation for Unilateral Deafness and Tinnitus: what influences the outcomes”, Cochlear Implant Workshop, Austria
  • 2012 “Cochlear Implantation for Unilateral Deafness and Tinnitus”, Cochlear Implant Workshop, Sydney, Australia
  • 2010 “Advances in Tinnitus Treatment” at the Minas Gerais Association of Otorhinolaryngology, Brazil
  • 2003 “Device for Individual Sound Amplification X Cochlear Implants” for the II Update in Audiology at the College of Medicine of Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • 2003 “Update on Tinnitus” at the Minas Gerais Association of Otorhinolaryngology, Brazil
  • 2002 “Evaluation and treatment of Dysphonia” at Hospital Socor, Brazil
  • 2002 “Speech Pathology therapy X Surgery for Ankiloglossia (tongue-tie)” at the Faculdades Methodistas Integradas Izabela Hendrix, Brazil