This course will discuss improved outcomes following cochlear implantation (CI) and the use of CI as an option for patients with single-sided deafness (SSD). Tools to determine subjective sound quality of CI will be reviewed.
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss the advances in surgical technique and electrode design that have contributed to improved outcomes following CI.
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss the use of cochlear implantation as a rehabilitative option for patients with single-sided deafness.
- After this course, participants will be able to review the use of objective tools to determine the subjective sound quality of a cochlear implant.
|5-25 Minutes||Advances in surgical technique|
|25-35 Minutes||Improvement in electrode design|
|35-45 Minutes||Advances in CI candidacy|
|45-55 Minutes||CI for SSD|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Course participation information
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