This course will cover topics associated with cochlear implant (CI) surgery including medical candidacy, electrode choice, surgical technique and commonly asked questions about CI surgery. This course is presented by AudiologyOnline in partnership with ACIA.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the steps involved in cochlear implant surgery.
- After this course, participants will be able to list 3 common contraindications to surgery.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the difference between the lateral wall and perimodiolar electrodes.
|5-10 Minutes||Medical Evaluation|
|20-25 Minutes||Surgery Post-op|
|25-30 Minutes||Cochlear Implant choices|
|30-40 Minutes||Center choice|
|40-45 Minutes||CI Performance Post-op|
|45-55 Minutes||FAQs and Misperceptions|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
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