Current research projects
Research studies currently recruiting volunteers
There are currently no studies recruiting volunteers, but do check back from time-to-time as we'll update this page with any studies looking for participants.
The Ménière’s Society is currently funding the following projects.
A big thank you to all our members and supporters whose continued membership and donations help us fund our ongoing research programme.
Living with Ménière’s disease: Understanding patient experiences of mental health & well-being in everyday life
Dr C Phoenix, University of Exeter Medical School
Identification of rare allelic varients in familial Meniere's disease by whole exome sequencing (WES)
Dr J A Lopez-Escamez, University of Granada, Spain
Clinical trial: The effectiveness of transtympanic steroids in unilateral Ménière’s disease: a randomised controlled double blind trial
Professor A Bronstein, Imperial College London
Two systematic reviews looking at (1) the prevalence of balance disorders and (2) the use of betahistine for treatment of vertigo
Dr L Murdin, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London
The protocol for the betahistine review has now been published and is available in the Cochrane library (please note this link takes you to an external website).
Study of free walking and dual tasking in patients with a peripheral vestibular disorder
Dr D Bamiou, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London
Role of acceptance in adjustment to Meniere’s disease
Dr S Kirby, University of Southampton
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