Prosthetics

Hearing-aid amplification remains the mainstay of rehabilitation for patients with sensorineural hearing loss. Unfortunately, hearings aids are amplifiers, not clarifiers, and, as such, leave patients less than satisfied.

Cochlear implants have revolutionized the management of patients with severe sensorineural hearing loss or deafness. They are the only prosthesis that successfully replaces sensory function. Many objective studies have proven their value in the treatment of pediatric patients' prelingual and postlingual severe-to-profound sensorineural hearing loss, and in adults with postlingual sensorineural hearing loss. Implant devices and surgical techniques have been refined since their introduction and surgical complications are rare. This remains a rapidly expanding and exciting field as software and hardware become more sophisticated and indications for use of these devices broaden.

Hearing Aids Inside Out

Hearing Aids Inside Out

Have you recently experienced hearing loss? Most probably you need hearing aids, but don't know much about them. To learn everything you need to know about hearing aids, read the eBook, Hearing Aids Inside Out. The book comprises 113 pages of excellent content utterly free of technical jargon, written in simple language, and in a flowing style that can easily be read and understood by all.

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