In this one hour HOPE presentation there will be review of conductive hearing loss in young children and the various causes for this type of loss. In addition to this, coverage will be provided on various treatments for pediatric conductive hearing loss. Special emphasis will be placed on information and discussion of amplification for these losses with Bone Conduction hearing systems.
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Course created on January 26, 2011
- Upon completing this course learners will be able to list several of the causes and potential treatment options for conductive hearing loss in young children.
- Upon completing this course learners will be able to describe amplification approaches for children with conductive hearing loss.
- Upon completing this course learners will be able to describe the bone conduction pathway and describe the advantages of bone conduction vs. air conduction in certain hearing loss profiles.
George Cire, AuD, CCC-A
Prinicipal Clinical/Technical Manager
George Cire currently works a Prinicipal Clinical/Technical Manager for Cochlear Americas in Centennial, Colorado. Prior to joining Cochlear, Dr. Cire has worked as a field specialist for major hearing aid manufacturer and has been a practicing Audiologist for 30 years in a variety of clinical settings. Dr. Cire received the Au.D. from A. T. Still University, Arizona School of Health Sciences in Mesa, AZ.
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