The language outcomes for those implanted after the age of 1 year decline as the age of implantation increases.
Articles tagged with "cochlear implant"
There is no consensus on when and which imaging modality should be employed to assess adult CI candidates with postlingual deafness
Research suggests bilateral implants should be placed simultaneously when feasible
Screening allows for early detection of hearing impairment; has led to more children implanted at a younger age
What happens in the brains of musicians may hold answers to ways to treat people with hearing loss
For people with poor high frequency hearing who retain good hearing at low frequencies, a new cochlear implant can provide the needed stimulation to improve that high frequency hearing.