Princeton University Library Catalog

Cochlear implants / [edited by] Susan B. Waltzman, J. Thomas Roland, Jr.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Thieme, 2006.
Εdition:
2d ed.
Description:
xi, 243 : ill. ; 29 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
History of the cochlear implant -- Genetic predictors of cochlear implant outcome -- Consequences of deafness and electrical stimulation on the peripheral and central auditory system -- Sound processors in cochlear implants -- Possibilities for a closer mimicking of normal auditory functions with cochlear implants -- Selection of cochlear implant candidates -- Principles of cochlear implant imaging -- Electrophysiology and device telemetry -- Cochlear implant electrode history, choices, and insertion techniques -- Complications of cochlear implant surgery -- Device programming -- Speech perception in children with cochlear implants -- Language development in children with cochlear implants -- Speech production by people with cochlear implants -- Interventional approaches and educational options in the United States for people with cochlear implants -- Cochlear implantation and deaf education: conflict or collaboration? -- Speech perception by adults with multichannel cochlear implants -- Advantages of binaural hearing -- Acoustical and electrical speech processing -- Auditory brainstem implants -- Considerations for devising a totally implantatble cochlear implant.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
3131174528
OCLC:
71788270
Related name:
RCP:
C - S