Cochlear implantation has been an approved method of treatment for persons with profound deafness for nearly 20 years. Although recent technologic advances and changes in candidacy criteria have yielded large improvements in patient outcomes, wide individual variability exists. Demographic factors contributing to this variability have been identified.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2000|
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