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Indications and outcome of subtotal petrosectomy for active middle ear implants
The aim of this study was to describe the outcome and possible complications of subtotal petrosectomy (SP) for Vibrant Soundbridge (VSB) device surgery in a tertiary referral center. A secondaryExpand
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Impact of early hearing screening and treatment on language development and education level: evaluation of 6 years of universal newborn hearing screening (ALGO) in Flanders, Belgium.
OBJECTIVES Early intervention in hearing-impaired children may improve language outcomes and subsequent school and occupational performance. The objective of this study was to retrospectively analyzeExpand
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A Comparative Study on Speech in Noise Understanding with a Direct Acoustic Cochlear Implant in Subjects with Severe to Profound Mixed Hearing Loss
The aim of this study was to investigate the efficacy of a direct acoustic cochlear implant (DACI) for speech understanding in noise in patients suffering from severe to profound mixed hearing lossExpand
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Malformations of the middle and inner ear on CT imaging in 22q11 deletion syndrome
The 22q11 deletion syndrome (22q11DS), the most frequent microdeletion syndrome in humans, presents with a large variety of abnormalities. A common abnormality is hearing impairment. The exactExpand
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Speech Performance and Sound Localization Abilities in Neurelec Digisonic® SP Binaural Cochlear Implant Users
In this prospective study the outcome of the Digisonic® SP Binaural cochlear implant (CI), a device enabling electric stimulation of both cochleae by a single receiver, was evaluated in 14Expand
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Acoustic Hearing Implants for Mixed Hearing Loss: A Systematic Review
Objective A systematic review of literature to determine the clinical outcome and safety of the range of acoustic hearing implants (AHIs) in adults with mixed hearing loss (MHL). Data SourcesExpand
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Strategies of Active Middle Ear Implants for Hearing Rehabilitation in Congenital Aural Atresia
Objective: To describe our surgical and audiometric experience using different active middle ear implant strategies facing various anatomic situations in aural atresia. Study Design: RetrospectiveExpand
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Prevalence and Nature of Hearing Loss in 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome.
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to clarify the prevalence, type, severity, and age-dependency of hearing loss in 22q11.2 deletion syndrome. METHOD Extensive audiological measurements wereExpand
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Levothyroxine replacement therapy after thyroid surgery.
INTRODUCTION AND AIM New entities, such as 'subclinical' over- and undersubstitution, are easily diagnosed after thyroid surgery due to improved testing methods, and the incidence of thyroidectomyExpand
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Long-term audiological follow-up of children with congenital cytomegalovirus.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the audiological outcome of children with congenital cytomegalovirus infection. METHODOLOGY In a prospective study, the hearing of 98 congenitally cytomegalovirus-infectedExpand
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