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  1. Optimum tension for partial ossicular replacement prosthesis reconstruction in the human middle ear. Morris DP, Bance M, van Wijhe RG, Kiefte M, Smith R Laryngoscope. 2004 114:305-8.
  2. Conservative management of acoustic neuromas: A 10 year follow-up Raut VV, Guha A, Tator C, Bance M, Keller A, Rukta JA Clin Otolaryngol 2004 29:505-14.
  3. How does cartilage and other material overlay over a prosthesis effect its vibration transmission properties in ossiculoplasty Morris DP, Wijhe RG, Bance M Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2004 Oct;131(4):423-8.
  4. Comparison of the mechanical performance of ossiculoplasty using a prosthetic malleus-to-stapes head with a tympanic membrane-to-stapes head assembly in a human cadaveric middle ear model. Otol Neurotol. 2004 Nov;25(6):903-9. Bance M, Morris DP, Vanwijhe RG, Kiefte M, Funnell WR.
  5. When is a conductive hearing loss not a conductive hearing loss? Causes of a mismatch in air-bone threshold measurements or a "pseudoconductive" hearing loss. Bance M J Otolaryngol. 2004 Apr;33:135-8
  6. Is a cookie-bite audiogram always genetic hearing loss? Wong L Bance M J Otolaryngol. 2004 Dec;33:390-2.
  7. Refractory severe facial nerve cross-stimulation and loss of auditory sensation after ten years of uneventful cochlear implant use. A rare and challenging case Morris, D P.; Maessen, Hr; Creaser, C; van Wijhe, René, Bance, M Cochlear Implants International, 5:117-124 2004
  8. Topical Treatment for Otorrhea: Issues and Controversies Bance M, Rutka J. J Otolaryngol. 2005 Aug;34 Suppl 2:S52-5. (I am also Editor of this supplement)
  9. Middle-ear finite-element modelling with realistic geometry and a priori material-property estimates Mikhael CS, Funnell RJ, Bance M Proceedings of Canadian Medical & Biological Engineering Society 2004
  10. Effect of adhesion on the acoustic functioning of partial ossicular replacement prostheses in the cadaveric human ear. Morris DP, Wong L, van Wijhe RG, Bance ML. J Otolaryngol. 2006 35:22-5.
  11. Is There Loss of Vibration Amplitude Across the Snap Coupling of the Bone Anchored Hearing Aid (BAHA)? Majdalawieh OF,Van Wijhe RG, Bance M Otology-Neurotology 2006 27:342-345
  12. Output vibration measurements of bone-anchored hearing AIDS. Majdalawieh O, Van Wijhe RG, Bance M. Otol Neurotol. 2006 Jun;27(4):519-30.
  13. Effects of ossicular prosthesis mass and section of the stapes tendon on middle ear transmission. Bance M, Morris DP, van Wijhe R J Otolaryngol. 2007 Apr;36(2):113-9.
  14. Yin S, Yu Z, Sockalingam R, Bance M, Sun G, Wang J. The role of mitochondrial DNA large deletion for the development of presbycusis in Fischer 344 rats. Neurobiol Dis. 2007 Sep;27(3):370-7.
  15. Bance M, Campos A, Wong L, Morris DP, van Wijhe R. How does prosthesis head size affect vibration transmission in ossiculoplasty? Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2007 Jul;137(1):70-3.
  16. Morris DP, Alian W, Maessen H, Creaser C, Demmons-O'Brien S, Van Wijhe R, Bance M. Cochlear implantation in Cockayne syndrome: our experience of two cases with different outcomes. Laryngoscope. 2007 May;117(5):939-43.
  17. Bance M. Hearing and aging. CMAJ. 2007 Mar 27;176(7):925-7. Review.
  18. Wang J, Menchenton T, Yin S, Yu Z, Bance M, Morris DP, Moore CS, Korneluk RG, Robertson GS. Over-expression of X-linked inhibitor of apoptosis protein slows presbycusis in C57BL/6J mice. Neurobiol Aging. 2008.
  19. Corsten G, Bance M. Hearing recovery after meningitis. J Otolaryngol. 2007 Aug;36(4):E60-4.
  20. Majdalawieh OF, Alian WA, Katlai B, Van Wijhe RG, Bance ML. Linearity and lever ratio of the normal and reconstructed cadaveric human middle ear. Otol Neurotol. 2008 Sep;29(6):796-802.
  21. Hajioff D, Raut VV, Walsh RM, Bath AP, Bance ML, Guha A, Tator CH, Rutka JA. Conservative management of vestibular schwannomas: third review of a 10-year prospective study. Clin Otolaryngol. 2008 Jun;33(3):255-9.
  22. Informed Consent in Otologic Surgery: A Prospective Randomized Study Comparing Risk Recall with Illustrated Handout and Non-Illustrated Handout? Henry, E; Brown, T, Bartlett, C; Massoud, E; Bance, M J Otolaryngol 37(2):233-239
  23. Vestibular Schwannoma: How much residual hearing is useful? Lee A, Clarke L, Bance M J. Otolarynogol 37:399-410 2008



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