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Advanced Management of Complex Cases

Course: #26866Level: Intermediate3 Hours 95 Reviews
Recorded Webinar

This modular course explores various aspects of managing advanced cases involving children with cochlear implants. The first component discusses Usher Syndrome and its relevance to newly identified children and their families. The second section details diagnosis and audiologic treatment and rehabilitative options for children with enlarged vestibular aqueduct. The third section discusses caveats regarding cochlear implant candidacy in medically complex children.

Course created on September 28, 2015

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Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkThe participants will be able to identify the three types of Usher Syndrome, describe its clinical features and list the treatment and intervention options for children with Usher Syndrome.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to define EVA, describe the audiologic test battery for differential diagnosis and possible audiologic configurations of hearing loss and discuss causes for progression of hearing loss and audiologic rehabilitation options.
  • checkmarkThe participants will be able to identify expansion in cochlear implant candidacy guidelines, identify medically challenging conditions associated with hearing loss and discuss treatment options and prognoses for pediatric cochlear implant candidates and recipients with multiple medical conditions.


0-60 Minutes Advanced Management of Complex Cases: Usher Syndrome
60-120 Minutes Advanced Management of Complex Cases: Enlarged Vestibular Aqueduct
120-180 Minutes Advanced Management of Complex Cases: Children with Multiple Medical Conditions


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Presenter Disclosure: Jolie Fainberg: Financial: Jolie Fainberg is on the Audiology Advisory Board for Advanced Bionics and received an honorarium for this presentation. Non-Financial: Jolie Fainberg has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Jennifer Wolf: Financial: Jennifer Wolf received an honorarium from Advanced Bionics for this presentation. Non-Financial: Jennifer Wolf has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Shelly Ash: Financial: Shelly Ash received an honorarium from Advanced Bionics for presenting this course. Non-financial: Shelly Ash has no non-financial relationships to disclose.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Advanced Bionics in partnership with AudiologyOnline.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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