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High-frequency deafness and the hybrid cochlear implant in children.

Anke Lesinski-Schiedat, Mark Schuessler, Angelika Illg, Andreas Buechner, Nicole Neben, Thomas Lenarz

JHS 2011; 1(3): EA66-67

ID: 882165

Published: 2011-12-19

High-frequency deafness also in children requires different surgical approaches in order to preserve the intracochlear structure fur future therapies. This investigation proofed that the residual hearing could be preserved and that the auditive development of the younger children is comparable to the profound deaf children with conventional CI implanted children.

Keywords: partial deafness treatment, electroacoustic stimulation, hearing preservation