Defense Motion To Dismiss Strict Liability Claim Granted Gas Compressor Operator

PITTSBURGH - The motion to dismiss for failing to state a claim filed in August in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania by the owner-operator of a Fayette County, Pa., natural gas pipeline compression station sued for allegedly exposing a neighbor of the compression station to noise from the station sufficient to cause permanent hearing loss and tinnitus was granted Sept. 24 without objection with respect to the strict liability cause of action (Thomas Koziel v. Texas Eastern Transmission, et al., No. 13-1197, W.D. Pa.; See 9/17/13, Page 24).
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New medical breakthroughs are helping people suffering from hearing and vision problems. ... Tinnitus could be helped with a sound-therapy system.
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This study is a randomised controlled trial with a delayed treatment design. Patients with a TMD (TMD pain screener ≥ 3 points) or oral parafunctions (such as clenching and bruxism), who are suffering from moderate to severe subjective tinnitus (Tinnitus Functional Index (TFI) between 25 and 90 points), will be recruited from the tertiary tinnitus clinic of the University Hospital of Antwerp, Edegem, Belgium.Patients will be excluded in case of clear otological or neurological causes of the tinnitus, progressive middle ear pathology, intracranial pathology, traumatic cervical spine or temporomandibular injury in ...
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Conclusion Based on the results of the current study, we can conclude that the participants improved both the auditory perception and the tinnitus handicap. [...] Thieme Revinter Publicações Ltda Rio de Janeiro, BrazilArticle in Thieme eJournals: Table of contents  |  Abstract  |  open access Full text
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Internet-based cognitive behavioral therapy (iCBT) is at least as effective as standard face-to-face clinical care for reducing distress due to tinnitus, new research shows.Reuters Health Information
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Conditions:   Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic;   Tinnitus Intervention:   Behavioral: Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) Sponsor:   The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Not yet recruiting
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Condition:   Tinnitus Intervention:   Device: TMS for tinnitus Sponsor:   Aaron Boes Not yet recruiting
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