Single-sided Deafness Cochlear Implantation: Candidacy, Evaluation, and Outcomes in Children and Adults.

@article{Friedmann2016SinglesidedDC,
  title={Single-sided Deafness Cochlear Implantation: Candidacy, Evaluation, and Outcomes in Children and Adults.},
  author={David R Friedmann and Omar H Ahmed and Sean O McMenomey and William H. Shapiro and Susan B. Waltzman and J. Thomas Roland},
  journal={Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology},
  year={2016},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={e154-60}
}
OBJECTIVES Although there are various available treatment options for unilateral severe-to-profound hearing loss, these options do not provide the benefits of binaural hearing since sound is directed from the poorer ear to the better ear. The purpose of this investigation was to review our center's experience with cochlear implantation in such patients in… CONTINUE READING