The Clip Piston: Safe Attachment of the Stapes Prosthesis Provides Better Hearing:

@inproceedings{AWengen2004TheCP,
  title={The Clip Piston: Safe Attachment of the Stapes Prosthesis Provides Better Hearing:},
  author={Daniel F. A’Wengen},
  year={2004}
}
Abstract Objectives: In stapes surgery, audiological results were not predictable due to insecure coupling to the long process of the incus. Micromovements may result in a persistent air-bone gap. This retrospective study evaluates the audiological outcome comparing the new clip piston to 3 previous stapes prostheses inserted by the same surgeon. Methods: A total of 120 patients underwent stapes surgery in stapedotomy technique. Four different stapes prosthesis were used in 4 different time… CONTINUE READING

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