Earlier age at the time of cochlear implantation in congenitally deafened children has been demonstrated to be significantly correlated to improved outcomes.
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Successes include benefits in speech perception abilities significantly better than those in the preoperative best-aided condition.
Bilaterally implanted patients benefit significantly in difficult everyday listening situations
These studies demonstrate signicant benefit of bimodal stimulation over a single CI
Implantation of the poorer ear has raised concerns that the implant could be less beneficial in an auditory system that has been long deprived of stimulation