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Relational learning in children with cochlear implants

@inproceedings{Silva2006RelationalLI,
  title={Relational learning in children with cochlear implants},
  author={Wagner R. da Silva and Deisy G. De Souza and Julio C{\'e}sar de Rose and Jair Lopes and Maria Cec{\'i}lia Bevilacqua and William J. McIlvane},
  year={2006}
}
A cochlear implant is a prosthesis that substitutes for Corti’s organ and stimulates electrically the ganglion cells and nerve fibers of the auditory nerve, enabling auditory stimulation. External components of the device comprise a microphone (usually placed behind the ear) that receives external sounds and transmits them, via cable, to a speech processor (roughly the size of a cellular phone). The processor analyzes the sound and digitizes it into coded signals that are sent, through a… 

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