The role of tinnitus management apps

Can you help investigate the role of tinnitus management apps?

The role of tinnitus management apps

Can you help? Abubakar Mairiga, from Northumbria University Newcastle is investigating the role of tinnitus management apps in supporting people with tinnitus.

They are interested in hearing from everyone – whether they use apps or not – in the management of their condition.

How can I help?

Abubakar has put together a short survey of multiple-choice questions and rating scales to assess various aspects of your tinnitus experience.

You can find the questionnaire here:

There will be the opportunity to take part in a follow-up questionnaire if you wish.

Will I get paid for my time?

Participation is voluntary, and there is no payment.

What if there is a problem?

If you have concerns about this study, you should contact the student researcher Abubakar Mairiga at or their supervisor, Dr Naveed Anwar on

The study has been assessed and approved by the Research Ethics Committee at Northumbria University Newcastle. Reference: Mairiga 2023-2921-4592