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Cochlear Implants: Principles and Practices

Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Niparko, John K.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-0-781-77749-0
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 99
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Thoroughly updated for its second edition, this book provides an in-depth discussion on prosthetic restoration of hearing via implantation.

The text succinctly discusses the scientific principles behind cochlear implants, examines the latest technology, and offers practical advice on how to assess candidates, how to implant the devices, and what rehabilitation is most effective. The authors thoroughly examine the outcomes of cochlear implantation, the impact on the patient's quality of life, the benefits in relation to the costs, and the implications of cochlear implants for language and speech acquisition and childhood education.

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  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Niparko, John K.
  • ISBN: 978-0-781-77749-0
  • Specialty:
    Audiology
    Otolaryngology
    Speech Language & Hearing
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 2nd Ed.
  • Pages: 416
  • Illustrations: 178
  • Year: 2009
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 99

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