A case series of paediatric hearing preservation cochlear implantation: a new treatment modality for children with drug-induced or congenital partial deafness.


OBJECTIVE To investigate the use of hearing preservation cochlear implantation in children with partial deafness. PATIENTS AND METHODS Five children with either drug-induced or congenital partial deafness were enrolled in a pilot study. The patients ranged in age from 13 months to 14 years. Implantation was performed using a hearing preservation technique… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000339350