Cochlear implantation in children.

  title={Cochlear implantation in children.},
  author={Lee-Suk Kim and Sung-Wook Jeong and Young-Mee Lee and Jeong-Seo Kim},
  journal={Auris, nasus, larynx},
  volume={37 1},
Cochlear implantation has revolutionized the treatment and prognosis of children with severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss who receive limited benefits from hearing aids. Children who receive cochlear implantation at young age, in particular before 2 years of age, can be expected to reach their normal age-equivalent developmental milestones and have higher chance to integrate into the mainstream educational settings. With the positive outcomes after cochlear implantation and the… CONTINUE READING